April 23 - 27, 2018


2018 Stevenson Biomaterials Lecture & Research Poster Session

Featuring: Speaker Dr. Thomas J. Webster, Art Zafiropoulo Chair, Chemical Engineering Department, Northeastern University:
"Two Decades of Commercializing Medical Devices Using Nanotechnology: The FDA is Approving Nanomedicine Products!"
Poster session at 10 am, luncheon at 11:45 am, lecture at 1 pm
Syracuse Biomaterials Institute Seminar
Monday, April 23: 10 am - 1 pm, Life Sciences Complex, Atrium, SU
Questions? Email: kplow@syr.edu


"Role of Endosomal Trafficking in T cell Metabolism and Autoimmunity"

Nick Huang
Graduate Student, Perl Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Graduate Student Seminar
Monday, April 23 @ 12 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8707 | Open to the public


"β1 integrins and paxillin: setting the pace of cortical neuron migration?"

Md Mamunur Rashid
Neuroscience Graduate Program PhD Candidate, Olson Lab
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
Tuesday, April 24 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-7752


"Bioengineering of Striated Muscles"

Nenad Bursac, PhD
Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Cell Biology Faculty of Cardiology; Co-director, Regeneration Next Initiative, Duke University
Pharmacology Seminar
Hosted by Dr. Arkady Pertsov
Tuesday, April 24 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7949


"Germinal Center Persistence as a Readout of Extrinsic and Intrinsic Factors and a Determinant of Immune Memory Quality"

David Tarlinton, BSc(Hons), PhD
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow and Head of Department, Department of Immunology and Pathology
Monash University, Sydney, Australia
Microbiology & Immunology Visiting Professor
Wednesday, April 25 @ 11 am, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-7675


"Cytokinetic diversity and mechanisms that promote robust cell division"

Julie Canman, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Cell Biology, Columbia University
Cell & Developmental Biology Visiting Professor
Hosted by Dr. Jessica Henty-Ridilla
Wednesday, April 25 @ 1:15 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8595 | Open to the public


"Epigenetic Transcriptional Co-regulators: Potential Molecular Targets for Cancer Therapy"

Byungwoo Ryu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine
Pharmacology Seminar
Hosted by Dr. Richard Wojcikiewicz
Thursday, April 26 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7949


"Risk Factors Associated with Overdose in Youth"

Presenter: Amy Yule, MD, Instructor, Havard University
Discussant: Stephen Faraone, PhD, Psychiatry Distinguished Professor
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds
Thursday, April 26 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 2nd Floor, 713 Harrison Street, PBS Building
Questions? Call: 315-464-3120 | Open to the public

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.