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Online Seminars

The Center for Alzheimer's and Neurodegenerative Diseases is hosting a series of online seminars.

If you would like to attend any of these sessions, please contact Vera Sadler for the meeting link. vera.sadler@utsouthwestern.edu

These seminars are held via Microsoft Teams; you must use a UT Southwestern campus computer or VPN to attend.

DateTimeSpeakerTitle
Oct. 29 9 a.m. Jan Kosinski, Ph.D.
European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg
"Computing molecular structures directly in cells"
Nov. 4 5 p.m. Danny Hatters, Ph.D.
University of Melbourne
"Probing Proteome Foldedness and Conformational Changes Under Proteostasis Stresses"
Nov. 11 9 a.m. Louise Serpell, Ph.D.
University of Sussex
"Proteins at the Centre of Alzheimer’s Disease"
Nov. 20 2 p.m. Matthew Pratt, Ph.D.
University of Southern California
"Investigating the Biology of O-GlcNAc in Neurodegeneration Using Chemistry"
Dec. 10 2 p.m. Wah Chiu, Ph.D.
Stanford University
"CryoEM of Macromolecules and Cells"
Dec. 16 2 p.m. Timothy Miller, M.D., PhD.
Washington University at St. Louis
TBA
Jan. 14 2 p.m. Ethan Lippmann, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
"Modeling, Understanding, and Treating Neurodegeneration Using Engineering Strategies"
Jan. 21 2 p.m. Dimitri Krainc, M.D., Ph.D.
Northwestern University
TBA

Recorded Seminars

Recordings are viewable via Microsoft Stream. A UT Southwestern campus computer or VPN is required.

Julie Forman-Kay, Ph.D.
University of Toronto
Oct. 15
"Intrinsically Disordered Protein Phase Separation: Implications for Biochemical Regulation, Disease and Bioinformatics"
Jeff Kelly, Ph.D.
Scripps Research Institute
Sept. 30
"Adapting Proteostasis for Disease Amelioration"
Frederic Rousseau, Ph.D.
KU Leuven-VIB Centre for Brain & Disease Research, Belgium
Sept. 24
"Evolutionary Imprints of Protein Aggregation"
Rina Rosenzweig, Ph.D.
Weizmann Institute of Science
Sept. 3
"Molecular Chaperones in Protein Disaggregation"
Olivier Lichtarge, M.D., Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Aug. 19
"In Silico Computation of Fitness Landscapes Suggests Rules of Evolution in Genetics of Complex Disease"
Peter Nelson, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Kentucky
July 29
"LATE: What It Is, Why It’s Important, and How We Might Beat It"
Rijhu Das, Ph.D.
Stanford University
July 23
"Crowdsourcing Intractable Problems in Designing RNA Medicine"
Jose Abisambra
University of Florida,
July 16
"Of Tau, mRNA Translation, and Other Demons: Translational Dysregulation in Tauopathies"
Chris Weihl, M.D., Ph.D.
Washington University in St. Louis
July 8
"Connecting Myodegeneration and Neurodegeneration: VCP Dysfunction and the Lysosome"
Henrik Zetterberg, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
June 24
"Update on CSF and Blood Biomarkers for Neurodegenerative Dementias"
Gareth Morgan, Ph.D.
Boston University
June 17
"Small Molecule Stabilizers of Amyloidogenic Antibody Light Chains"
Christian Haass, Ph.D.
Ludwig-Maximilians University
June 4
"Microglial Modulation in Neurodegenerative Disease – Innovative Therapies or Devilish Gambling?"
William Seeley, M.D.
UC San Francisco
May 27
"Selective Vulnerability in FTD and ALS: Emerging Concepts"
Virginia Lee, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania
May 21
"Transmission of Misfolded Proteins in Neurodegenerative Disorders: A Common Mechanism of Disease Progression"
Harm Kampinga, Ph.D., University Medical Center Gronigen, May 7 "DNAJ Proteins and Their Role in Age-Related Degenerative Diseases"
David Sanders, Ph.D.
Princeton
April 29
"Molecular Networks Serve as Blueprints for Intracellular Condensation"