The Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine for the Prevention of Human Diseases


This  week's seminar speaker for Friday - March 27, 2015 @ 11:00 a.m. in the Beth Robertson Auditorium

Dr. W. Richard McCombie
Professor and Director of The Stanley Institute for Cognitive Genomics
Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory

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.



Friday, 1.09.15
Host: Sheng Zhang,PhD

Dr. Juan Botas
Professor, Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics,
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Program in Cell and Molecular Biology
Baylor College of Medicine

Friday, 1.16.15
Host: Vihang Narkar, PhD

Dr. John P. Cooke
Joseph C. "Rusty" Walter and Carole Walter Looke Presidential Distinguished
Chair in Cardiovascular Disease Research
Full Member |  Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Houston Methodist Research Institute

Friday, 1.23.15
Host: Zhiqiang An, PhD

Dr. Jiang Zhu
Assistant Professor
Department of Immunology and Microbial Science
The Scripps Research Institute

Friday, 1.30.15
Host: Naoki Nakayama

Dr. M. Cindy Farach-Carson
Vice Provost for Translational Bioscience
Scientific Director, BioScience Research Collaborative
Professor of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Rice University

Friday, 2.06.15
Host: Zhiqiang An, PhD

Dr. Daria Hazuda
Merck Corporate Headquarters

Friday, 02.13.15
Host: Qin Lin Cao

Dr. Shang Ping Yu, MD PhD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Emory University School of Medicine

Friday, 2.20.15

No Seminar

Friday, 2.27.15
Dr. Jiaqian Wu

Dr. Claes Robert Wahlestedt, MD, PhD
Professor, Associate Dean, Center Director & Vice Chair for Research
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Friday, 3.6.2015
Dr. Wenliang Li

Dr. Myles Brown
Director, Center for Functional Cancer Epigenetics
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Friday, 3.13.2015
Dr. Nami McCarty

Dr. Ivan Borrello
Associate Professor of Oncology
Division of Immunology and Hematopoiesis
John Hopkins

Friday, 3.20.2015

No Seminar at the IMM due to large event

Friday, 3.27.2015
Dr. Jiaqian Wu

Dr. Richard McCombie
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Friday, 4.17.2015
Dr. Radbod Darabi

Dr. Hamed Jafar-Nejad
Assistant Professor
Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics
Program Developmental Biology
Baylor College of Medicine

Friday, 4.24.2015
Dr. Eva Sevick

Dr. Katerina Akassoglou
University of California, San Francisco

Friday, 5.01.2015
Dr. Vihang Narkar

Dr. Sophia Y. Tsai
Professor Molecular & Cell Biology
Baylor College of Medicine

Friday, 5.15.15
Dr. Yong Li

Dr. Irina Conboy
Associate Professor
Department of Bio-Engineering
University of California, Berkeley

Friday, 5.22.15
Dr. Qingchun Tong

Dr. Young-Bum Kim
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
The Harvard Clinical & Translational Science Center

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

Monica J. Bennett
Coordinator of Special Programs & Projects
Phone: 713.500.3548