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BMS Seminar Series

The weekly Seminars in Biomedical Sciences attract renowned faculty from all over the world to present cutting-edge research related to human health and disease, and are open to the entire community.  

2015-16 Seminar Schedule

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m.
Location: N-225, Parnassus, except as noted
Some (but not all) presentations may be available via livestream and on-demand. Spring 2016, Winter 2016, Fall 2015 (UCSF MyAccess login required) **Note: the Safari web browser may not work correctly when trying to view the video.**


9/30/15
James Ferrell, MD, PhD
Stanford
"Trigger waves in mitosis and apoptosis."
Host: Jeroen Roose, PhD


10/7/15
TBA


10/14/15
Janet Rossant, PhD
Univ. Toronto
"Stem cells and lineage development with the early mouse embryo."


10/21/15
Daniel Portnoy, PhD
UC Berkeley
"Innate immunity to intracellular pathogens: Implication for vaccine development and cancer immunotherapy."
Host: Anna Bakardjiev, MD


10/28/15
TBA


11/4/15
TBA


11/18/15
TBA


12/2/15
Sandra Schmid, PhD
UT Southwestern
Host:  Sarah Knox, PhD


1/6/16
Margaret Goodell, PhD
Baylor
Host:  Emmanuelle Passegue, PhD


1/13/16
Kristy Red-Horse
Stanford
Host: Susan Fisher, PhD


1/20/16
Marc Freeman, PhD
Univ. of Massachusetts
Host: Erik Ullian, PhD


1/27/16
Christian Siebel, PhD
Genentech


2/3/16
Gregory Barton, PhD
UC Berkeley
Host:  Anna Bakardjiev, MD


2/10/16
Benjamin Ebert, MD, PhD
Harvard

2/17/16
TBA


2/24/16
Charles Mullighan, MBBS (Hons), MSc, MD
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Host: Markus Muschen, MD, PhD


3/2/16
Marcelo Nobrega, PhD
University of Chicago
Host:  Nadav Ahituv, PhD


3/9/16
Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD
Harvard


3/16/16
TBA


3/23/16
Helen Hobbs, MD
UT Southwestern


3/30/16
Bonnie Bassler, PhD
Princeton


4/6/16
TBA


4/13/16
TBA


4/20/16
Ed Morrisey, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Host:  Jason Rock, PhD


4/27/16
David Bilder, PhD
UC Berkeley
Host:  Todd Nystul, PhD


5/3/16
Suzanne Topalian
Johns Hopkins
Host:  Mark Anderson, MD, PhD


5/11/16
Cassandra Extavour, PhD
Harvard
Host:  Diana Laird, PhD


5/18/16
Anthony Letai, MD
Harvard
Host:  Mark Anderson, MD, PhD


5/25/16
Diane Mathis, PhD
Harvard


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