Jeffrey L. Houpt Lectures in Genome Sciences
G202 MBRB @ 12 noon
Fall 2013-Spring 2014 Schedule
September 20, 2013
"Single Molecule Biophysics: Characterizing Individual Molecules, One at a Time"
John Kasianowicz, PhD
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Host: Mike Ramsey
October 25, 2013
"Computational Microscopy for Health and Technology"
Klaus Schulten, PhD
Professor of Physics
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Host: Nikolay Dokholyan
November 22, 2013
"GS^3: Getting serious about graphical structures in genome sciences"
Eric Stone, PhD
Associate Professor of Genetics
NC State University
Host: Praveen Sethupathy and Samir Kelada
December 13, 2013 **CANCELLED
“Where is the rest of the human genome?"
Steven McCarroll, PhD
Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical Center
Director of Genetics, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute
Host: Pat Sullivan
January 24, 2014 **CANCELLED
Mouin Koury, MD, PhD
Director, Office of Public Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Host: Jim Evans
February 21, 2014
“Catalyzing Translational Innovation"
Christopher Austin, MD
Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
Host: Alex Tropsha
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 -- Special Lecture
@ 3:00 pm in G202 MBRB
"Making sense of RNA-Seq"
Lior Pachter, PhD
Raymond and Beverly Sackler Chair in Computational Biology, Professor of Mathematics, Molecular & Cell Biology, and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
Host: BCB Students
March 21, 2014
“Modeling the Morbid Human Genome"
Nicolas Katsanis, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Cell Biology and Pediatrics, Duke University
Host: Fernando Pardo-Manuel de Villena
April 25, 2014
"Statistical Design and Analysis of RNA-Seq Experiments"
Dan Nettleton, PhD
Professor and Chair of Biological Statistics
Iowa State University
Host: Yufeng Liu