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November 24, 2014
 
 
RESEARCH EVENTS & SEMINARS
Monday, November 24
Extreme dietary interventions, regeneration and diseases
KSOM Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium, NRT LG

Valter D. Longo, PhD
Edna Jones Professor of Gerontology
Professor of Biological Sciences
University of Southern California

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Tuesday, November 25
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
NO GRAND ROUNDS

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Monday, December 01
The UVRAG interactome - autophagy and beyond
KSOM Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium, NRT LG

Chengyu Liang, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
University of Southern California

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Tuesday, December 02
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

Adoptive T Cell Therapy with CAR Modified T Cells

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Tuesday, December 02
5th Annual Zach Hall Lecture
Keynote Speaker: Pasko Rakic, MD, PhD

1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Herklotz Seminar Room (ZNI 112)

1:10 PM
Huizhong Tao, PhD
"Dissecting Neural Circuits for Visual Processing and
Behavior"
Associate Professor, Dept of Cell & Neurobiology
Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, Keck School of Medicine of USC

1:35 PM
Justin Ichida, PhD
"Can Cellular Reprogramming Decode Human Disease?
Dissecting ALS Mechanisms Using Induced Neurons"
Assistant Professor, Dept of Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine
Broad CIRM Center, Keck School of Medicine of USC

2:00 PM
Pasko Rakic, MD, PhD - Keynote Speaker
"Neuronal Migration and Brain Map Formation"
Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Neuroscience
Professor of Neurology, Chairman of Neurobiology
Director, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience
Yale University School of Medicine

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Wednesday, December 03
Deconstructing Limb and Spinal Cord Regeneration and its Relevance to Stem Cell Biology
Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Broad CIRM Center Seminar Room

Elly Tanaka, PhD
W3 Full Professor, Animal Models of Regeneration
Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden
University of Technology, Dresden

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Wednesday, December 03
Adoptive T-Cell Therapy with CAR Modified T-Cells
CHLA - TSRI Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

The Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027

Renier J. Brentjens, MD, PhD
Director, Cellular Therapeutics
Associate Attending Physician, Leukemia Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

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Friday, December 05
Air pollution and children's lung function: Results from a 20-year investigation
Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center

11:30 AM-1:00 PM

SSB 116, 2001 N. Soto St., Los Angeles, CA 90032

Jim Gauderman, Ph.D.
Professor and Chief
Division of Biostatistics
Department of Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine, USC

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Monday, December 08
Disintegrins: Novel Anti-integrin Based Therapeutic Agents for Solid Tumors
KSOM Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium, NRT LG

Frank S. Markland, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of Southern California

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Wednesday, December 10
From a Single Cell to Aerosols: Defining Molecular Properties that Contribute to the Epidemiological Success of Influenza Viruses
MMI Faculty Candidate

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Broad CIRM Center Seminar Room

Seema S. Lakdawala, PhD
Research Fellow
NIAID/LID/Emerging Respiratory Viruses Section
National Institutes of Health

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Thursday, December 11
Regulation of pancreatic islet cells by the insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathway
DORI Seminar Series

4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Harkness Auditorium, CSC 250

Rohit Kulkarni, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator, Joslin Diabetes Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Section on Islet Cell and Regenerative Biology

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Friday, December 12
Conflicting Roles of Molecules in Liver Cancer: Paradigm or Paradox
MMI Presents: The Delphine & James Fahringer Seminar Series

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

NTT 7409 - Topping Tower

Gen-Sheng Feng, PhD
Professor
Department of Pathology
University of California, San Diego

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Friday, December 12
Research during an epidemic: Should experimental drugs and vaccines for Ebola be put through randomized controlled trials?
SC CTSI Research Ethics Forum

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

NRT LG 503/504

Facilitator: Alexander M. Capron
Director of Ethics, ECDE, SC CTSI
Professor of Law and Medicine, KSOM

Learn more & RSVP: http://bit.ly/1xTOozO

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Friday, December 12
Tobacco Control in Indian Country: Intersections of Culture, Science, Policy
USC Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science for Vulnerable Populations

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

SSB 301, 2001 N. Soto Street, Los Angeles

Patricia Nez Henderson, MD, MPH
Vice President
Black Hills Center for American Indian Health

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Tuesday, December 16
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Hua Yu, Ph,D.

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

Stat3: From Fundamental Discoveries to Clinical Translation

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Tuesday, January 06
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, January 13
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, January 20
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, January 27
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, February 03
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, February 10
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Tuesday, February 17
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Friday, February 20
SOCRA Training & Testing
7:00 AM-10:30 AM

NRT LG503/4 - Harlyne Tower

Training and testing for USC Research Coordinators

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