Seminars

Each Friday during the academic year the department offers a Friday afternoon seminar featuring special speakers and visiting scholars. Seminars are held at 3:00 pm in Bell Hall 309.

Date Speaker Title Host
September 2 Dr. Carolyn Tepolt "Rapid adaptation in the sea: transcriptomic insights from marine invaders" Mollie Manier
September 9 Dr. Nicola Franchi, University of Padova "The Complement System Appears Out of Nowhere: Are We Sure?" Courtney Smith
September 16
Departmental Safety Seminar - Mandatory for faculty and grad students
**Note Location Change: 1957 E 113
September 23 Dr. Kate Buckley, GWU "Gene regulatory network approaches to understanding the origins of deuterostome immunity" Courtney Smith
September 30
Harlan Poster Session
**Note Time and Location Change: 4:00-5:00 pm, Lehman Auditorium, Reception to follow
October 7 Dr. James Clark; Joao Tonini; Diti Chatterjee Bhowmick TBA Internal
October 14 Dr. Mollie Manier; Dr. Sneh Harsh, Upasana Shokal TBA Internal
October 21 Dr. Randall Packer "Regulation of ion balance by fish gills and rat renal epithelia" Internal
October 28 Dr. Eva-Stina Edholm, URMC "Two different MHC class I-like restricted invariant T cell lineages with distinct immune functions in the amphibian Xenopus laevis" Leon Grayfer
November 4 Dr. Kim Paczolt, University of Maryland TBA Mollie Manier
November 11 Dr. Dan Larson, NIH TBA Alex Jeremic
November 18 Catriona Hendry Graduate Thesis Presentation Alex Pyron
November 25
THANKSGIVING BREAK
December 2 Jesus Ballesteros Graduate Thesis Presentation Gustavo Hormiga
December 9 Dr. Nancy Knowlton, Smithsonian Institute TBA Keryn Gedan

 

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