April 24 - 28, 2017


Charles R. Ross Memorial Student Research Day

Featuring students 1:30 - 2:30 pm, 2231 WH:
Arijita Chakraborty, College of Graduate Studies: "Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein (FMRP) Promotes Genome Stability Through R-Loop Regulation"
Diana Perez, College of Health Professions: "Analysis of MYO1E Mutations Associated with Human Kidney Disease"
Matthew Gumbleton, College of Medicine: "Dual Enhancement of T and NK Cell Function by SHIP1 Inhibition Improves Cancer Survival"
Laura Wellington, College of Nursing: "Proton Pump Inhibitors and Cardiovascular Risk"

Keynote address 2:45 - 3:45 pm, 2231 WH:
Amita Seghal, PhD, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; John Herr Musser Professor of Neuroscience, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania: "Biology of Bedtime: Understanding Circadian Rhythms and Sleep"

Poster Session 4 pm, 4414B&C, New Academic Building

Sponsored by: the Office of Academic Affairs, Research Administration & the College of Graduate Studies
Wednesday, April 26 @ 1:30 - 3:45 pm, 2231 WH; 4 pm, 4414B&C NAB
Questions? Call: 4-4515


"Renal Pathology Conference"

Paul F. Shanley, MD
Professor of Pathology, Director of Nephropathology, Residency Program Director for Pathology
Nephrology Renal Conference
Wednesday, April 26 @ 4 pm, 9405A East Tower UH
Questions? Call: 4-5290


"From the Stepwise Synthesis of Oligosaccharides to Prevnar: The Story Behind the Life-Saving Pneumonia Vaccine"

Ronald J. Eby, PhD
SUNY-ESF Alumnus, BS '69, MS '72, PhD '74
SUNY-ESF Chemistry Department 100th Anniversary Event's Centennial Lecture
Wednesday, April 26 @ 5 pm, SUNY-ESF Gateway Building, Conference Center Room C
Questions? Email: alumni@esf.edu


"The role of PIM1 in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms"

Matthew Stuver
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Golam Mohi's Lab
Pharmacology Seminar
Thursday, April 27 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 4-7949


"Psychopathology associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Prevalence, Presentation, & Management"

Gagan Joshi, MD
Director, Autism Spectrum Disorder Program, Harvard Medical School
Psychiatry Grand Rounds
Thursday, April 27 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 713 Harrison Street, 2nd Floor
Questions? Call: 4-3120 | Open to the public


"Genome-Wide Studies of Autism Identify Altered Immunologic and Neurodevelopmental Pathways and Highlight Putative Biomarkers"

Daniel S. Tylee
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate
Dr. Stephen Glatt's Lab, Department of Psychiatry
Neuroscience Graduate Program PhD Dissertation Defense
Friday, April 28 @ 9 - 10 am, 4414A NAB
Questions? Call: 4-7752

Unless otherwise indicated, the seminars and meetings listed above are closed to the public; only employees of Upstate Medical University, or other SUNY employees, may attend. For question or to submit a seminar for a future This Week in Research please email Ellen Furnari at: FurnariE@upstate.edu.