University Lecture Series
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: North Campus Simmons Auditorium (NB2.EEF) or Virtual
University Lecture Series Calendar
University Lecture Series Video Library
Spring 2023 Schedule
|Date||Guest Speaker||Lecture Title||Host(s)|
|Feb. 22||Sally Temple, Ph.D
Neural Stem Cell Institute
|Stem Cells in the Adult Human Retinal Pigment Epithelium and their Therapeutic Potential||Katherine Wert, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
|Mar. 8||Thomas Sudhof, M.D.
Professor of Molecular & Cellular Physiology/Neurosurgery
Stanford University School of Medicine
Avram Goldstein Professor Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
|How Evolutionarily Conserved Adhesion Molecules Construct Synapses||Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D.
|Apr. 5||Michelle Monje, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
|Neuron-glial Interactions in Health and Disease: from Cognition to Cancer||The Women in Science & Medicine Advisory Committee (WISMAC)|
|Apr. 26||Brown-Goldstein Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research Winner
Justin Jenson, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar in the laboratory of Zhijian (James) Chen, Ph.D., Department of Molecular Biology
|Ubiquitin-like Conjugation by Bacterial cGAS Enhances Anti-phage Defense||Zhijian (James) Chen, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular Biology
|May 11||Nominata Award Winner
Cancer Biology Graduate Program and Mechanisms of Disease and Translational Science track
|Mitochondrial Metabolism of Primary and Metastatic Human Kidney Cancers||Ralph DeBerardinis, M.D.
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