Biosciences Program

  • Summer Events 2015

    May 2015

     Date, Time & Place Event/Information  Speaker/Attendees
    Thursday, May 28
    4:30-5:30 p.m.
    EMRB Atrium and Patio 
    Welcome Reception
    All students participating in a biomedical summer undergraduate research program

    June 2015

    Wednesday, June 3
     9:00-Noon
    MERF 2117
    Survival Skills Workshop for Young Researchers
    (Registration Required)
    All undergraduates conducting biomedical research with a UI faculty member this summer
    Thursday, June 4
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Using fruit flies to understand human disease
    Tina Tootle, PhD, Assistant Professor, Anatomy & Cell Biology 
    Thursday, June 11
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Folding proteins in oil
    Janice Robertson, PhD, Assistant Professor, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
    Thursday, June 18
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Organismal regulation of cellular stress responses
    Veena Prahlad, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biology
    Thursday, June 25
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Genetic regulation of heart development 
    Fang Lin, PhD, MD, Assistant Professor, Anatomy & Cell Biology

    July 2015

    Thursday, July 9
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    The role of structural biology in biomedical research
    Emma Morrison, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Biochemistry
    Thursday, July 16
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Elements of Design: How Statistics Can Help You 
    Optimize Your Research Efforts
     
    Deborah Dawson, PhD, Professor, Pediatric Dentistry
    Thursday, July 23
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Vasopressin & Preeclampsia  
    Justin Grobe, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology
    Wednesday, July 29
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    EMRB Atrium and Patio 
    Farewell Reception
    All students participating in a biomedical summer undergraduate research program
    Thursday, July 30
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    ML 2114 
    Seminar Series
    Xenobiotic Disruption of the Microbiome and 
    Metabolic Consequences
     
    John Kirby, PhD, Professor, Microbiology