Seminar List

PATHOLOGY SEMINARS, spring 2015
FRIDAYS, 2:00-3:00 PM
670 Albany Street – Lobby level – Room #107/108
Refreshments at 1:45 PM
* Exception: May 6, noon L504

FEBRUARY     

6- The 9th Annual Nancy L. R. Bucher, MD Seminar
Dr. Sangeeta Bhatia, MD, PhD
Engineering Liver Tissue at the Microscale”
John J. and Dorothy Wilson Professor of Health Sciences and Technology & Electrical Engineering and Computer Science;
Director, Laboratory for Multiscale Regenerative Technologies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

13- M. Simo Arredouani, PhD
Androgenic Immunosuppression: New Rationale for Combining Hormone and Immune Therapy in Cancer”
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

20- Chenghua Gu, DVM, PhD
“Interactions Between Nervous and Vascular Systems in the CNS”
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School

27- Elke Muhlberger, PhD
“Interplay of Ebola Virus with the Host Defense Machinery”
Associate Professor of Microbiology
Director, Biomolecule Production Core
National Emerging Infectious Diseases Institute (NEIDL)
Boston University School of Medicine

MARCH

6- Biju Parekkadan, PhD
“Cell Therapy: An Emerging Drug Class”  

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital

13- SPRING BREAK      NO SEMINAR

20- Nicole Stauffer, PhD Candidate
“Respiratory Exposures to Pneumococcus Establish Localized Memory Capable of Heterotypic Lung Protection”
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine; Mizgerd Lab

27- Jason Sutin, PhD Candidate
“Cerebral Hemodynamics, Vascular Reactivity, and Oxygen Metabolism During Anesthesia-Induced Burst Suppression”
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine; Franceschini Lab (MGH)

APRIL

3-  Erik Molander, BA, MA
Executive-In-Residence
Strategy and Innovation Department
School of Management, Boston University

10- Joan Mecsas, PhD
“Dissecting the Interplay Between Yersinia and Innate Immune Cells during Tissue Infection”
Associate Professor of Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Tufts University

17- Francisco Quintana, PhD
“Regulation of CNS Inflammation”
Associate Professor of Neurology
Center for Neurologic Diseases
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

24- Nikhil Wagle, MD
“Translational Genomics and Precision Cancer Medicine”
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Member, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT

MAY

6- * Jerrold Turner, MD, PhD
Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor
Associate Chair, Department of Pathology
University of Chicago
 * Seminar: Wednesday, noon L504

Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.