June 4 - 8, 2018


"Sending the Wrong Message: How Product Specificity Mutations Contribute to Cancer by Modifying the Epigenome"

Ashley Canning
Graduate Student, Cosgrove Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Graduate Student Seminar
Monday, June 4 @ 2 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8707 | Open to the public


"Neural Mechanisms of Shifts in Interocular Balance"

Ronald Miller
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Neurosurgery, Dr. Tso's Lab
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
*Given with seminar, below
Tuesday, June 5 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-7752


"Coordinated Expression of Laminins in the Developing Retinal Vasculature"

Jared Watters
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Ophthalmology, Dr. Brunken's Lab
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
*Given with seminar, above
Tuesday, June 5 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-7752


"Medical Education: How tall is the shortest giant and other challenges"

Presenters: Mantosh Dewan, MD, Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
John Norcini, PhD, President and CEO, Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds
June 6 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-3117 | Open to the public


"Slicer Dicer Refresher"

Speakers: Jennifer Curry, Epic Principal Trainer; Scott Elia, Manager - Decision Support
Research Administration Hot Topics in Research
June 6 @ 12 - 1 pm, 1507/08 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-4328


"The life and times of an atypical memory cell: IgM memory B cell ontogeny and function"

Russell Levack
Winslow Lab
Microbiology & Immunology Works in Progress
Thursday, June 7 @ 11 am, 2507/2508 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7685


"Mechanism of Gene Regulation of HNF4α"

Shangdong Guo
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Lu's Lab
Pharmacology Thesis Defense
Thursday, June 7 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7949


"The Intersection of Biology and Computer Science: Machine Learning of Histopathology"

Ke Chang, PhD
Founder & CEO, HistoWiz Inc.
Friday, June 8 @ 10 am, 3213 WH
Questions? Call: 347-221-1020


"Preserving vascular health to prevent neurodegeneration"

Gareth Howell, PhD
Associate Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME
Center for Vision Research Seminar
Hosted by Dr. Brunken, Ophthalmology
Friday, June 8 @ 12 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-5241| 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.