PhD Dissertation Defense Seminars

PhD CANDIDATE: Nisma Mujahid
DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Pathology
TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “The LKB1-SIK Pathway: Dysregulation in Melanomagenesis and Regulated use in Skin Cancer Prevention”
DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Monday, May 1, 2017 at 2:00p.m.
Boston University School of Medicine, 670 Albany St., Boston, MA 02118

PhD CANDIDATE: Stephanie Adams
DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Pathology
TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “Neuronal Phenotypes in Human Hippocampus and Neocortex in Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease: Protein Expression of Novel Genes Implicated in Pathogenesis”
DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Monday, May 1, 2017 at 2:00p.m.
Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St. (Room L-112), Boston, MA 02118

PhD CANDIDATE: Jacob Kantrowitz-Sirotkin
DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Molecular and Transitional Medicine
TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “Transcriptomic Alterations Underlying Pathogenesis and Carcinogenesis in COPD”
DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Friday, May 5, 2017 at 2:00p.m.
Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St. (Room L-212), Boston, MA 02118

PhD CANDIDATE: Caitlin Miller
DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Pathology, Program in Immunology
TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “Role of Viral Protein R in Infection of Human Dendritic Cells by Primate Lentiviruses”
DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 12:00p.m.
Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St. (Room L-504), Boston, MA 02118