University of Pittsburgh Department of Cell Biology

 SEMINAR SCHEDULE, 2020-2021

  • Rachel Wills
    Mechanisms of Ptdlns (4,5) P2 Homeostasis at the Plasma Membrane

    Friday, February 28, 2020 - 12:00 noon - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Rachel Wills, Graduate Student Researcher, Cell Biology & Molecular Physiology, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Hammond Lab

  • Katherine Pfister, Ph.D.
    Mechanical and molecular development of cardiomyocyte adhesion complexes.

    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

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

  • Sachin Surve
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Sachin Surve, Research Instructor, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Sorkin Lab

  • Sarel Urso
    A conserved sugar-free mechanism for regulation of the hypertonic stress response by O-GlcNAc transferase

    Friday, March 6, 2020 - 12:00 noon - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Sarel Urso, Graduate Student Researcher, Cell Biology & Molecular Physiology, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Lamitina Lab

  • James Boslett, PhD

    Characterization of Pre-analytical Variables and their Influence on High-performance Plasma Amyloid-beta Biomarkers for Alzheimer Disease

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    James Boslett, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, , Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Yates Lab

  • Wei Dong
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Wei Dong, Research Instructor, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Hong Lab

  • Gerry Hammond, Ph.D.
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 11:000 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Gerry Hammond, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

  • Tarique Bagalkot, Ph.D.
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Tarique Bagalkot, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Sorkin Lab

  • Jonathan Pacheco Romero, Ph.D.
    TBA

    Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 11:00am - Cell Biology Conference Room, S362 BST

    Jonathan Pacheco Romero, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Hammond Lab

  • Yi Shi, Ph.D.
    "Next-gen" antibody proteomics: cutting-edge technologies, data-driven science, and drug therapeutics.

    Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 11:00am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Yi Shi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

  • Jay Tan, Ph.D.
    TBA

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Jay Tan, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Aging Institute, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

  • Antentor Hinton, PhD
    TBD

    Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Antentor Hinton, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
    Host: Sandra A. Murray, Ph.D.

  • Antonis Kourtidis, PhD
    TBA

    Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Antonis Kourtidis, PhD, Assistant Professor, Regenerative Medicine & Cell Biology, Medical University of South Carolina
    Host: Adam Kwiatkowski, Ph.D.

  • Pascal Zinn, MD, PhD
    TBD

    Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Pascal Zinn, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
    Host: Gerry Hammond, Ph.D.

  • Scott Emr, PhD - Keynote Speaker
    [canceled] Cell Biology Faculty Retreat

    Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:00 pm - Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

    Scott Emr, PhD - Keynote Speaker, Professor of Molecular Biology & Genetics, Cornell University
    Host: Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.

  • Jennifer Pluznick, PhD
    TBA

    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 12:00 noon - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Jennifer Pluznick, PhD, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins, Department of Physiology, Cellular & Molecular Medicine Program
    Host: Michael B. Butterworth, Ph.D.