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La Jolla, CA

See also Auditorium at TSRI and California Public Events. For more seminar information, see the California Seminars page.

Wednesday, September 2

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “Small Molecule Probes to Study Protein Folding in the Cell"
Speaker: Yu Liu
Advisor: Jeffery Kelly, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N – The Committee Lecture Hall

Thursday, September 3

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Title: Targeting Mechanistic Subtypes of Neoplastic Disease
Speaker: Michael White, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Cell Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Host: Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: CANCER AFFINITY GROUP
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, September 8

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: “Translational Neuro-Oncology: Accelerating Drug Discovery and Development”
Speaker: Santosh Kesari, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Neuro-Oncology Program; Director, Neurotoxicity Treatment Center; Director, Translational Neuro-Oncology Laboratories; Professor of Neuroscience, UCSD
Host: Ulrich Mueller, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Distinguished Lecture Series: “Monitoring translation in space and time with ribosome profiling”
Speaker: Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D., Professor, Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology; HHMI, Investigator; Univ. of California San Francisco
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: Valerie Timken Amphitheater, Scripps Green Hospital

Wednesday, September 9

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “The Activity and Regulation of Proteolysis in Mitochondrial Quality Control”
Speaker: Thomas Kelly Rainbolt
Advisor: Luke Wiseman, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N – The Committee Lecture Hall

Monday, September 14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “The Two-Phase Synthesis of Taxane Natural Products: Developing the Tools for the Oxidase Phase”
Speaker: Nathan Wilde
Advisor: Phil Baran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, September 15

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Neural circuits mediate innate and learned olfactory behaviors"
Speaker: Cory M. Root, Ph.D., Columbia University, Dept. of Neuroscience, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Host: Lisa Stowers, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

Friday, September 18

2:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Title: Sigma-Aldrich Lecture 2015: "Formation of C-C Bonds via Catalytic Hydrogenation and Transfer Hydrogenation"
Speaker: Michael J. Krische, Ph.D., Robert A. Welch Chair in Science; Director, Center for Green Chemistry and Catalysis; Professor, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Texas at Austin
Host: Phil Baran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Monday, September 21

1:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Title: Chemical approaches to examine the regulation and function of novel histone posttranslational modifications
Speaker: Xiang David Li, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Host: Benjamin Cravatt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemical Physiology
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, September 22

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Filovirus (Ebola and Marburg) Membrane Fusion and Immunotherapy
Speaker: Jonathan R. Lai, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Host: Philip Dawson, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: MBB2N – The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, October 20

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Neal Rosen, M.D., Ph.D., Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Host: Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: CANCER AFFINITY GROUP
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Jupiter, FL

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

Thursday, September 10

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Muscle stem cell aging: Notch signaling, p53, and mitotic catastrophe
Speaker: Thomas Rando Academic Appointments: Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences Stanford School of Medicine Member of Stanford Neurosciences Institute
Host: Paul Robbins
Location: B159

Thursday, September 17

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: M. Kevin Brown, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Synthetic Chemistry Indiana University
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B159

Thursday, September 24

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Brent Martin, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry University of Michigan
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B159

Thursday, October 1

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Rebecca Butcher Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry University of Florida
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B159

Thursday, October 8

8:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: The sensory neurons of touch
Speaker: David Ginty, PH.D. Professor of Neurobiology Howard Hughes Medical Institute Harvard Medical School Department of Neurobiology
Host: Baoji Xu
Location: B159

Thursday, October 15

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Leor Weinberger, PH.D. Associate Investigator Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics University of California, San Francisco
Host: Susana Valente
Location: B159

Thursday, October 22

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Norman E. Sharpless, MD Professor of Medicine & Genetics Chair, The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center UNC School of Medicine UNC Chapel Hill
Host: Paul Robbins
Location: B159

Thursday, October 29

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Hugh Rosen, MD, Ph.D. Professor Department of Chemical Physiology The Scripps Research Institute La Jolla, California
Host: Patrick Griffin
Location: B159

Thursday, November 5

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Jürgen Wess, Ph.D. Chief, Molecular Signaling Section Laboratory of Bioorganic Chemistry NIH-NIDDK
Host: Laura Bohn
Location: B159

Thursday, November 12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Marek Schwendt, PhD Assistant Professor, Psychology Department Interim Director, IDS Neurobiological Sciences College of Liberal Arts & Sciences University of Florida
Host: Kirill Martemyanov
Location: B159

Thursday, November 19

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Ullrich Mueller, PH.D. Chairman Department of Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience The Scripps Research Institute California Campus
Host: Damon Page
Location: B159

Thursday, December 3

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Benjamin R. tenOever Professor Microbiology Mount Sinai Hospital
Location: B159

Thursday, December 10

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Jorge Plutzky, MD Director, The Vascular Disease Prevention Program Co-Director, Preventative Cardiology Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women's Hospital
Host: Patrick Griffin
Location: B159

Thursday, December 17

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Sergei Koralov, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology New York University School of Medicine
Host: Mark Sundrud
Location: B159

Thursday, January 7

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Christopher K. Glass, MD, PH.D. Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Professor of Medicine University of California, San Diego Department of Cellular & Molecular Medicine School of Medicine
Host: Laura Solt
Location: B159

Thursday, January 21

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Alex L. Kolodkin, Ph.D. Professor of Neuroscience The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Host: Brock Grill
Location: B159

Thursday, January 28

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Nancy Allbritton, MD, PhD Professor & Chair UNC/NC State Department of Biomedical Engineering University of North Carolina North Carolina State University
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B159

Thursday, February 11

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Richard J. Kuhn Professor, Department Head Gerald and Edna Mann Director of the Bindley Bioscience Center Department of Biological Sciences Purdue University
Host: Timothy Tellinghuisen
Location: B159

Thursday, February 18

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Stephen Goff Higgins Professor of Biochemistry Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Columbia University Medical Center
Host: Susana Valente
Location: B159

Thursday, March 3

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Vamsi Mootha, Ph.D. Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, Department of Systems Biology Harvard Medical School Departments of Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital
Host: Pat Griffin & Laura Solt
Location: B159

Thursday, March 17

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Lisa Stowers Associate Professor Department of Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience The Scripps Research Institute California Campus
Host: William Ja
Location: B159

Thursday, May 5

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Daniel Klionsky, PhD Professor Life Sciences Institute University of Michigan
Host: Shuji Kishi
Location: B159

Thursday, May 12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Steven A. Siegelbaum, Ph.D. Chair of Neuroscience and Professor of Pharmacology Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Columbia University Medical Center
Host: Sathiya Putthanveettil
Location: B159

Thursday, October 27

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Kevan Shokat, PhD Professor and Chair Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology Howard Hughes Investigator University of California San Francisco
Host: Thomas Kodadek
Location: B159