University Lecture Series – Fall 2017
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
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|09/13||Margaret J. McFall-Ngai, Ph.D.
Professor of Pacific Biosciences Research Center
University of Hawaii, Manoa
|“Partner Recognition in Animal Bacterial Symbiosis”||
Vanessa Sperandio, Ph.D.
|09/20||No Lecture Scheduled|
Jonathan S. Weissman, Ph.D.
|“Globally Monitoring Translation In Space And Time With Ribosome Profiling”||
Graduate Student Organization
Karel Svoboda, Ph.D.
|“Neural Computation in Cortical Circuits”||
Lisa Monteggia, Ph.D.
Joseph A. Maldjian, M.D.
|“Imaging and Subconcussive Impacts in Youth Sports"||
Center for Translational Medicine
Arthur L. Horwich, M.D.
|“Protein Misfolding & Spread in SOD1-Linked ALS”||
Sandra Schmid, Ph.D.
Elaine R. Mardis, Ph.D.
|“Clinical Assay of Pediatric Cancer Genomes”||
Ralph J. DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard Bruick, Ph.D.
|“Hypoxia Inducible Factor 2: Sensing Therapeutic Opportunities For A Ligand Regulated Transcription”||
Steven McKnight, Ph.D.
David R. Liu, Ph.D.
|“Protein Evolution and Engineering to Enable Biotechnology, Genome Editing, and Novel Therapeutics”||
Alvin Taurog Lectureship in Pharmacology
Kevin P. Campbell, Ph.D.
|“Structural Basis of Dystroglycan Function and the Pathogenesis of Muscular Dystrophy”||
The Fouad A. & Val Imm Bashour Distinguished Lectureship in Physiology
|11/22||No Lecture - Holiday Week|
Michael Greenberg, Ph.D.
|“How Nature and Nurture Conspire to Control Brain Development and Function”||
Taekyung Kim, Ph.D.
Kimberly Huber, Ph.D.
Marco Colonna, M. D.
|“Innate Lymphoid Cells in Immunity”||
The Dr. Michael Bennett Lecture in Immunopathology
Tom M. Jessell, Ph.D.
“Measured Motion: Diversity and Function of Interneurons in Spinal Motor Control”
Jane Johnson, Ph.D.
|12/20||Craig M. Crews, Ph.D.
Lewis B. Cullman
Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Yale School of Medicine
|“Proteolysis Targeting Chimeras (PROTACs): The Chemical Equivalent of CRISPR”||
Joseph Ready, Ph.D.
Neal Alto, Ph.D., Chair
University Lecture Series 2017–2018