GSI Seminar Series

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The goals of this seminar series are to host extramural speakers who are internationally recognized researchers at the vanguard of genetics and genomics research, and to sponsor those speakers in an effort to build interactions and collaborations among Boston University investigators engaged in genetics and genomics research.

This monthly seminar series is held on the third Wednesday from 3-4 p.m. in the Conte Building, K103 (unless otherwise indicated). Student/Postdoc lunches will be held at noon in the Evans Building, GSI Conference Room, E307.

If you have suggestions for invited speakers, or if you would like to present an intramural seminar, please email gsi@bu.edu. This monthly seminar series is held monthly on the third Wednesday from 3-4 p.m. in the Conte Building, K103 (unless otherwise indicated).

Learn more about  past seminars here.

Spring 2019 Seminars

January 16

Frank Slack, PhD

“MicroRNAs for Personalized Medicine in Cancer”

Director, HMS Initiative for RNA Medicine, Shields Warren Mallinckrodt Professor of Medical Research, BIDMC Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

February 20

BUSM GSI 2019 Workshop Competition Announcement Info Session

Biorad Droplet Digital PCR Demonstration Seminar

Single Cell Sequencing Pilot Experiments Info Session

 

March 20

John Kim, PhD

“Small RNAs and non-canonical RBPs in worms and yeast”

Associate Professor at Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology

 

 

May 22

Leonard Zon, MD

“Pathways regulating hematopoietic stem cell self-renewal and migration.”

Professor of Pediatric Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Director of Stem Cell Program at Boston Children’s Hospital

 

April 10

Rinath M. Jeselsohn, MD

“The Estrogen Receptor Mutations in Endocrine Resistance in Breast Cancer”

Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall 2019 Seminars

October 9

Jeffrey Moffitt, PhD

Presentation Topic TBD

Assistant Professor
Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine,
Boston Children’s Hospital
Department of Microbiology,
Harvard Medical School

 

Host(s): Dr. Feng Hui, Dr. Alla Grishok

October 23

Daniel Promislow, PhD

Presentation Topic TBD

Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Professor, Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

 

 

Host(s): Dr. Vyacheslav Labunskyy, Dr. Alla Grishok

December 5

Mary Goll, PhD

Presentation Topic TBD

Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics
University of Georgia

 

Host(s): Dr. Shannon Fisher, Dr. Alla Grishok