Seminars

Unless otherwise specified, all seminars will be held at 11 AM in the Beth Robertson Auditorium on the First Floor of the Sarofim Research Building at 1825 Pressler Street.

DATE AND HOST

2018 - 2019 IMM SEMINAR SERIES SPEAKERS

September 7, 2018 
Host: Kristin Mahan

Kunal Rai
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Presentation title: Functional Epigenomics of Melanoma Progression

September 14, 2018 
Host: Sheng Zhang

William Yang
UCLA

Presentation title: Integrating Mouse Genetics and Systems Biology to Study Huntington's Disease and Alzheimer's Disease

September 21, 2018 
Host: Mikhail Kolonin

Nagireddy Putluri
Baylor College of Medicine

Presentation title: Epigenetic Loss of AOX1 Expression via EZH Leads to Metabolic Deregulation in Bladder Cancer

September 28, 2018 
Host: Zhiqiang An

Kyoji Tsuchikama
UTHealth

Presentation title: Chemical Approaches for Constructing Next-Generation Antibody-Drug Conjugates

October 5, 2018 
Host: Sarah Huang

Xin Sun
UC San Diego

Presentation title: Consider the Lung as a Sensory Organ

October 12, 2018 
Host: Radbod Darabi

Jill Rafael-Fortney
Ohio State University

Presentation title: Mineralocorticoid Signaling in Acute and Chronic Skeletal Muscle Injuries

October 26, 2018  
Host: Kai Sun

Yu-Hua Tseng
Harvard University

Presentation title: Thermogenic Fat: Fuel utilization, secretome, and beyond

2018 HARRY E. BOVAY, JR., ANNUAL LECTURE

November 2, 2018  
Host: Mikhail Kolonin

Bruce Spiegelman
Harvard University

Presentation title: TBD

November 9, 2018  
Host: Jiaqian Wu

John Svaren
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Presentation title: Integration of Transcriptional and Epigenetic Control of Gene Networks in Schwann Cells after Nerve Injury

November 16,2018  
Host: Pamela Wenzel

Jae-Won Shin
University of Illinois at Chicago

Presentation title: TBD

November 30, 2018  
Host: Qingchun Tong

Zhongming Zhao
UTHealth

Presentation title: TBD

December 14, 2018  
Host: Mikhail Kolonin

Nada Abumad
Washington University at St. Louis

Presentation title: TBD

January 11, 2019
Host: Nami McCarty

Monica Guzman
Cornell University

Presentation title: TBD

January 25, 2019
Host: Nami McCarty

Reuben Kapur
Indiana University

Presentation title: TBD

February 1, 2019  
Host: Wenliang Li

Himisha Beltran
Cornell University

Presentation title: TBD

February 8, 2019  
Host: Ali J. Marian

Thomas Vondriska
UCLA

Presentation title: TBD

February 15, 2019  
Host: Kristin Mahan 

Robert Eckel
University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus

Presentation title: TBD

March 1, 2019  
Host: Xiaodong Cheng

Lee Graves
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Presentation title: TBD

March 8, 2019  
Host: Qingchun Tong

Jun Ding
Stanford University

Presentation title: TBD

March 15, 2019 
Host: Vihang Narkar

Masuko Ushio-Fukai
Augusta University

Presentation title: TBD

March 29, 2019  
Host: Wa Xian

John Engelhardt
University of Iowa

Presentation title: TBD

April 5, 2019
Host: Wenliang Li

Gregory Longmore
Washington University, St. Louis

Presentation title: TBD

13TH HANS J. MULLER-EBERHARD MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES

April 12, 2019 
Host: Rick Wetsel

Betty Diamond
The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Presentation title: TBD

April 19, 2019
Host: Vihang Narkar

Melinda Moore
Texas A&M University

Presentation title: TBD

May 10, 2019
Host: Zhiqiang An

Raymond Schinazi
Emory University

Presentation title: TBD

May 17, 2019
Host: Naoki Nakayama

Maurizio Pacifici
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Presentation title: TBD

Questions regarding The Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine's Seminar Series can be directed to either:

Nami McCarty Phone: 1-713-500-2495 or email

Vihang Narkar  Phone: 1-713-500-3585 or email