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Friday, May 22

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: "Functional Materials Based on Oxanorbornadiene Cleavable Linkers"
Speaker: Cody Higginson
Advisor: M.G, Finn, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: "Chemical Probes of Lipid Binding and Metabolizing Proteins"
Speaker: Jonathan Hulce
Advisor: Benjamin Cravatt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Wednesday, May 27

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Distinguished Lecture Series: “Molecular Mechanisms of Virus Cell Entry”
Speaker: Stephen C. Harrison, Ph.D., Giovanni Armenise-Harvard Professor of Basic Medical Sciences; Investigator, HHMI; Harvard University
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, May 28

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Phenotype-driven Approaches to Gene Discovery: Rasa3 and Inherited Anemia in Scat Mice
Speaker: Luanne Peters, Ph.D., Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME
Host: Velia Fowler, Ph.D. & Karsten Sauer, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Jointly sponsored by the Cell & Molecular Biology and the Immunology Affinity Groups
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Distinguished Lecture Series: “Design and Applications of Selective Metathesis Catalysts”
Speaker: Robert H. Grubbs, Ph.D., Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry, California Institute of Technology
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: Valerie Timken Amphitheater, Scripps Green Hospital

Friday, May 29

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Heterocycles as Bioisosteres in the Discovery of Orally Active CGRP Receptor Antagonists for the Treatment of Migraine
Speaker: John Macor, Ph.D., Executive Director, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Immunoscience Discovery Chemistry, Princeton, NJ
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Monday, June 1

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “Potent Cytotoxins and HAT Hydrogenation Through the Exploration of Asmarine Alkaloids”
Speaker: Kanny Wan
Advisor: Ryan Shenvi, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, June 2

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Neuronal Voltage-Gated Calcium Ion Channels: How Many, Where, and Why?
Speaker: Diane Lipscombe, Ph.D., Professor of Neuroscience, Interim Executive Director of the Brown Institute for Brain Science (BIBS), Brown University
Host: Hollis Cline, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC1 - Dorris Neuroscience Center Auditorium

Thursday, June 4

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Live Attenuated SIV Vaccine: Lessons for Designing an Effective HIV Vaccine
Speaker: Ashley Haase, M.D., Regents' Professor & Head, Dept. of Microbiology, University of Minnesota
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Friday, June 5

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Fighting Cancer With A Sweet Bullet: The development of carbohydrate based anticancer vaccines
Speaker: Xuefei Huang, Ph.D., Professor & Associate Chair for Research, Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Host: K. Barry Sharpless, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Wednesday, June 10

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: Faculty Lecture Series: "Immune Crosstalk in Epithelial Barrier Tissues"
Speaker: Wendy Havran, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science, TSRI
Sponsor: Faculty Lecture Series
Location: Valerie Timkin Amphitheater, Scripps Green Hospital

Thursday, June 11

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Michael Carroll, Ph.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Head, Graduate Program in Immunology, Harvard Medical School; Senior Investigator, Pathology, Boston Children's Hospital
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, June 16

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Synaptic signaling in PV interneurons
Speaker: Brenda Bloodgood, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Biological Science, Section of Neurobiology, University of California, San Diego
Host: Hollis Cline, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC1 - Dorris Center Auditorium

Thursday, June 18

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: In vivo discovery of novel targets for cancer immunotherapy
Speaker: Kai W. Wucherpfennig, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Professor & Co-chair, Cancer Immunology & AIDS, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, June 30

10:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Title: Axonal fusion: an alternative mechanism to repair injured axons
Speaker: Massimo A. Hilliard, Ph.D., Associate Professor/Group Leader, Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland
Host: Sandra Encalada, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC1 - Dorris Center Auditorium

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