Fall 2012 Departmental Research Seminar-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Fall 2012 Departmental Research Seminar

Seminars are held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at
3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

8/29

Nathan Urban, Ph.D., Dr. Frederick A. Schwertz Distinguished Professor of Life Sciences & Head Department of Biological Sciences

Carrie Doonan, Ph.D., Director of Undergraduate Laboratories & Teaching Professor

Preparing for Your Senior Year at Carnegie Mellon (For Undergraduate Students)
9/5 & 9/6
Next Generation Medical Imaging Workshop
9/12
William Guido, Ph.D., University of Louisville
Circuit Development in the Visual Thalamus of the Mouse

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Sandra Kuhlman, Ph.D.
9/19
Mark Rebeiz, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Morphological Evolution: The Modification and Origination of Nodes and Networks in Development
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Veronica Hinman, Ph.D.
9/26

10/3 Amy Caudy, Ph.D., Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto
Metabolic Profiling of a Prototrophic Yeast Deletion Collection
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Dannie Durand, Ph.D.
10/10
Sarah Ross, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
The Neural Circuits of Itch
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Alison Barth, Ph.D.
10/17
Adam Kwiatkowski, Ph.D., Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh

Promoting Change From Within: A Mechanistic Framework for Actin Network Reorganization by Alpha-Catenin at Cell-Cell Contacts
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Tina Lee, Ph.D.
10/24
Frank Conlon, Ph.D., Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina
Transcriptional Control of Early Cardiovascular Development
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Veronica Hinman, Ph.D.
10/31
CANCELED: Indira Raman, Ph.D.,  Northwestern University, Department of Neurobiology
Synchrony Coding in Cerebellar Circuits
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Aryn Gittis, Ph.D.
11/7
Reserved.


11/14
No Seminar due to Rotation 1 Presentations
11/21
No Seminar due to Thanksgiving Break
11/28
Reserved.


12/5
Reserved.