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Monday, March 19

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: "Nature as Stereochemist"
Speaker: David Cane, PhD, Brown University
Host: Hans Renata
Sponsor: Chemistry Bicoastal Seminar Series
Location: VTC to TSRI-CA, Room TBD
Notes: TSRI-FL, Classroom B159

Tuesday, March 20

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: “How the Drosophila brain encodes time”
Speaker: Paul Taghert, PhD, Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Washington University School of Medicine
Host: Seth Tomchik, PhD
Sponsor: Department of Neuroscience
Location: Video stream to DNC Auditorium, 3528 General Atomics Court

Thursday, March 22

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title:  "Chemoenzymatic Glycan Labeling-Applications Beyond Imaging”
Speaker: Peng Wu, PhD, Associate Professor, The Scripps Research Institute
Sponsor: Department of Molecular Medicine
Location: Keck Amphitheater – La Jolla Campus
Notes: 4:00PM – 5:00PM EST, Classroom B158 – Jupiter Campus

Friday, March 23

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: "The everlasting host-pathogen arms race seen through a crystal ball"
Speaker: Rongsheng Jin, PhD, Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, University of California, Irvine
Host: Stuart A. Lipton, MD, PhD
Location: Calibr Building, 11119 North Torrey Pines Road, Downstairs Large Seminar Room

Tuesday, March 27

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: “Proteostasis Imbalance and Neurodegenerative Disease”
Speaker: Claudio Hetz, PhD, Biomedical Neuroscience Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Center for Geroscience, Brain Health and Metabolism, Santiago, Chile, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, and The Buck Institute for Research on Aging
Host: Drs. Jeffery W. Kelly & R. Luke Wiseman
Sponsor: Department of Molecular Medicine Seminar
Location: The Keck Amphitheater, Beckman Building TSRI

Monday, April 2

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: “C-C and C-H Functionalization of Ketones”
Speaker: Guangbin Dong, PhD, Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, The University of Chicago
Host: Keary Engle, PhD,
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry, Bicoastal Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 3

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: "Functional synaptic architecture of visual cortex"
Speaker: David Fitzpatrick, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Research Group Leader, Scientific Director, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience
Host: Hollis Cline, PhD
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium
Notes: Livestream to TSRI FL Campus B159, 1:00 pm EST

Friday, April 6

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: "Bristol-Myers Squibb Lectures in Synthetic Organic Chemistry"

  • Dr. Michael Schmidt CHEMICAL & SYNTHETIC DEVELOPMENT, BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY “Case Studies in Process Chemical Research: From Small Molecules to Natural Products
  • Jan-E. Bäckvall PROFESSOR, STOCKHOLM UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN “Biomimetic Catalysis in Green Organic Transformations”

Sponsor: Department of Chemistry

Wednesday, April 11

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: “Identification of Potent and Selective Covalent Monoacylglycerol Lipase (MAGL) Inhibitors for Treatment of Neuroinflammation”
Speaker: Chris Butler, PhD, Associate Research Fellow, Medicine Design, Pfizer
Host: Professor Phil Baran, Co-Host, Department of Chemistry, Professor Ben Cravatt, Co-Host, Dept. of Molecular Medicine
Sponsor: Departments of Chemistry and Molecular Medicine
Location: W. M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

4:00 - 5:00pm (EST)


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: "Mechanisms of allosteric signaling in the nuclear receptor superfamily"
Speaker: Kendall Nettles, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
Sponsor: Faculty Lecture Series
Location: The Committee Lecture Hall, MBB2N

Jupiter, FL

See also Florida Public Events. For more seminar information, see the Florida Seminars Page.