Molecular Pathogenesis and Molecular Medicine Activities

Pathobiology Seminars: 2014-2015

Date (Thursday, unless otherwise noted)

Speaker

Title

August 14, 2014 Charles Eby, MD
Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
"Can Pharmacogenetics Save Warfarin?"
September 11, 2014 Gopal Thinakaran, PhD
Professor of Neurobiology, Neurology and Pathology, The University of Chicago
"Cell biology of Alzheimer's disease beta-amyloiod production"
September 18, 2014 Jason Cheng, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago
"Epigenetic Dysregulation and Chromatin Structure-driven Therapy in Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)"
October 2, 2014 James M Crawford, MD PhD Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine "Academic Laboratory Lines in the Accountable Care Era"
October 9, 2014 David Cheresh, PhD Distinguished Professor, Vice-Chair for Research and Development, Associate Director for Translational Research, University of California, San Diego, Moores Cancer Center "Drug induced Cell Reprogramming to a Stem Cell Fate"
October 16, 2014 Christopher Gomez, MD PhD
Albina Y. Surbis Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, The University of Chicago
"Revelations about genes and gene therapy from a bicistronic calcium channel gene"
October 23, 2014 Wei Du, PhD
Professor, Ben May Department for Cancer Research, The University of Chicago
"Toward colorectal cancer prevention: Exploiting the synthetic lethal interaction between deregulated E2F and Wn5 signaling"
October 30, 2014 Joel Collier, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago
"Supramolecular peptides as immunomodulators"
November 6, 2014 Geoffrey Geene, PhD
Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor and Chair, Ben May Department for Cancer Research, The University of Chicago
"Estrogen Receptor as an Evolving Target in Breast Cancer Prevention and Treatment"
November 20, 2014 Akira Imamoto, DDS, PhD
Professor, Ben May Department for Cancer Research, The University of Chicago
TBD