University Lecture Series – Fall 2014

The University Lecture Series (ULS) brings prominent scientists and speakers to UT Southwestern Medical Center to enhance the intellectual climate of the Medical Center community.

Time: 4 p.m. Wednesdays
Location: D1.600 Zale Lecture Hall

For more information, call 214-648-0734

DateSpeakerTitle/ResearchHost
09/10

Gideon Dreyfuss, MSc., Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator; Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics; Cell & Molecular Biology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

TBA

Carla B. Green, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Neuroscience

09/17

Christopher D. Lima, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Professor, Biochemistry & Structural Biology;
Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Architecture of the Eukaryotic RNA Exosome: Insights to RNA Processing and Decay

Ryan Potts, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology

09/24

David E. Clapham, M.D., Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Professor of Cardiovascular Research
Children’s Hospital Boston
Professor of Neurobiology & Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

TBA

Youxing Jiang, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Physiology

10/01

Cori Bargmann, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Torsten N. Wiesel Professor
Lab. of Neural Circuits and Behavior
The Rockefeller University

TBA

Joseph Takahashi, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neuroscience

10/08
D1.602 

Tania A. Baker, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Whitehead Professor; Head of Biology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

TBA

Sandra L. Schmid, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Cell Biology

10/15

No lecture scheduled

10/22


Sigma Xi Lecture

TBA

UTSW Sigma Xi Local Chapter

Uttam K. Tambar, Ph.D., President
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry

10/29

Garbers Lecture

TBA

David L. Garbers Lectureship
Department of Pharmacology

David J. Mangelsdorf, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair

11/05

Jason G. Cyster, Ph.D.
Professor, Microbiology; Immunology
University of California San Francisco

TBA

David W. Russell, Ph.D.
Vice Provost; Dean of Basic Research
Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics

11/12

David Julius, Ph.D.
Morris Herzstein Chair in Molecular Biology and Medicine
Professor and Chair, Dept. of Physiology
University of California San Francisco

Ion Channels of the Pain Pathway: Connecting Physiology to Atomic Structure

The Fouad A. and Val Imm Bashour Distinguished Lectureship in Physiology

James T. Stull, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair

11/19

Margaret Phillips, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Pharmacology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

TBA

Kim Orth, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular Biology

11/26

Holiday

12/03

Harvey Cantor, M.D.
Chair, Cancer Immunology & AIDS
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Professor, Microbiology, Immunology
Harvard Medical School

Regulatory T-Cells: Targets of Opportunity

The Dr. Michael Bennett Lecture in Immunopathology

James S. Malter, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Pathology

12/10

No lecture scheduled



12/17

Evan E. Eichler, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Professor of Genome Sciences
University of Washington

Autism: New Mutations, Genes and Pathways

Helen H. Hobbs, M.D.
Professor
Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development


12/24

Holiday Week - No Lecture

Joshua T. Mendell, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, University Lecture Series 2014-2015

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ULS Video Library 

The intention of this video repository is to allow students, postdoctoral students, faculty, and interested employees of UT Southwestern who have been unable to attend the original lecture to watch these University Lecture Series presentations at a later date. Access to this site is restricted to the intranet and VPN. Any recordings accessible through hyperlinks within this page are to be used for educational purposes by current employees of UT Southwestern ONLY.