University of Pittsburgh Department of Cell Biology

 SEMINAR SCHEDULE, 2016-2017

  • Karina Pena, Ph.D.
    A novel FAP-based sensor for the detection of reactive oxygen species in cells and zebrafish

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Karina Pena, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate, , Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Stolz Lab

  • Harris B. Bell-Temin, PhD
    Using Precision Proteomics to Create a Biological Age Calculator

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Harris B. Bell-Temin, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, , Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Yates Lab

  • Yang Li, Ph.D.
    Towards Deciphering Intercalated Disc Cytoplasmic Complexes and α-Catenin Dependent Signaling in Cardiomyocytes

    Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Yang Li, Ph.D., Visiting Research Associate, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Kwiatkowski Lab

  • Qanber Raza, Ph.D.
    Using Evolutionary Rate Covariation analysis coupled with an in vivo RNAi screen to identify novel adherens junction components in Drosophila

    Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Qanber Raza, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Kwiatkowski Lab

  • Roberto Botelho, PhD
    Having fun with lysosomes and phagosomes: how to adapt, expand and engorge them

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 11:00am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Roberto Botelho, PhD, Associate Professor. Department of Chemistry & Biology, Ryerson University – Toronto, Canada
    Host: Gerry Hammond, Ph.D.

  • Jianping Jin, PhD
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Jianping Jin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Houston
    Host: Yong Wan, Ph.D.

  • Brenton Hoffman, PhD
    TBA

    Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Brenton Hoffman, PhD, Asst Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
    Host: Adam Kwiatkowski, Ph.D.

  • Junying Yuan, PhD
    TBA

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Junying Yuan, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard University
    Host: Gerry Hammond, Ph.D.

  • Matthew B Willson, PhD and Danelle Devenport, PhD
    Keynote Speeches at 6th Annual Scientific Retreat Graduate Programs in Molecular Genetics & Developmental Biology, Cell Biology & Molecular Physiology, and Integrated Systems Biology

    Friday, May 12, 2017 - 9:00 am - Hilton Garden Inn, Pittsburgh University Place

    Matthew B Willson, PhD and Danelle Devenport, PhD,
    Dr Wilson - Policy Director (Acting), Science & Engineering Policy Analyst, National Science Foundation
    Dr Devenport - Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

    Host: Michael B. Butterworth, Ph.D.