• Research Day, Tuesday, October 6, 2009

    John W. Eckstein Medical Research Building (EMRB)
    Medical Education and Biomedical Research Facility (MERF)
    EMRB Atrium and 2117 MERF

    Our Fourth Annual Pathology Research Day held on October 6, 2009 was a chance for Pathology’s researchers to share their research topics, latest findings and knowledge about topics inherent to their daily work and career. The day included a full schedule of presenters covering a variety of research topics. Thirty three research posters were also displayed throughout the day.

    Research Day people 2009 Research Day poster 2009

    Presentation Speakers and Titles (In order of presentation):

    Kevin Legge, Ph.D., Assistant Professor - Fetal Exposure to Ethanol has Long-Term Effects on Influenza Viral Immunity and Disease Severity

    Ben Darbro, M.D., Ph.D., Molecular Pathology Fellow - Array-Based Comparative Genomic Hybridization for Identification of Copy Number Variations in Non-Duchenne/Becker Muscular Dystrophies

    Van Tompkins, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow - Potential Role for NIAM/Tbrg1 in B Cells and B Cell Neoplastic Disease

    Oksana Zagorodna, B.A., Graduate Student - Investigating Bcl-2 Family Mediation of 2DG-Caused Toxicity in Murine T Cell Lymphoma Cells

    Matthew Krasowski, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor - Predicting Cross-Reactivity of Drug of Abuse/Toxicology Assays Using Chemoinformatic Tools

    Efrem Cox, B.S., Emory Warner Fellow - Novel LMNA Mutation in a North American Family with LGMD1B and Cardiomyopathy

    Sergei Syrbu, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor - An Enhanced Procedure for Immunohistochemical Staining of Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissue

    Plenary Presentation:

     Tris Parslow, M.D., Ph.D.

    Tris Parslow, M.D., Ph.D., Professor
    William Patterson Timmie Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine

    Hold ‘em and Fold ‘em: How the RNA gets into an RNA Virus

    For more information, please contact: Nicole Louvar