Seminar Series

Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease

Sponsored in part by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, the Institute for Reproductive Health and Regenerative Medicine, and the School of Medicine Bohan Endowed Speaker Program.

Fall 2017 Schedule
8:30-9:30 A.M. at the Lied Auditorium, KUMC Campus

Jonghwan Kim, Ph.D.
The University of Texas at Austin 
Title: "Super-Enhancer Guided Mapping of Gene Networks Modulating Trophoblast Stem Cells"

David Largaespada, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Title: "Transposon-Based Mouse Models for Finding Drivers of Specific Cancer Behaviors"

Michael J. Birrer, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Title: "Ovarian Cancer: The State of the Science"

Nicholas Navin, Ph.D.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Title: "Investigating Tumor Evolution with Single Cell Genomics"

Louis Muglia, M.D., Ph.D.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Title: "The Genetics and Genomics of Birth Timing"

Thomas Carroll, Ph.D.
The University of Texas Sothwestern Medical Center
Title: "Targeting Glutamine Metabolism in Polycystic Kidney Disease"

Brendan Price, Ph.D.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Title: "Histone Modification, Nucleosome Reorganization and the Repair of DNA Breaks"

Kathleen Burns, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Title: "Transposable Elements in Human Disease"

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Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2015 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2005 - Spring 2014 Seminar Schedules (PDF)

Last modified: Oct 05, 2017