January Events
College of Medicine · Association of Medical Science Graduate Students

Thursday, January 7, 2010, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., MDL 1005
Molecular Medicine Spring 2010 Seminar Series
Matthew Flick, PhD, Research Instructor, Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, will present a seminar on "Coagulation factors are potent regulators of inflammation and host defense".
Faculty candidate, Department of Molecular Medicine. Sponsored by the Department of Molecular Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., MDL 1005
Signature Interdisciplinary Program in Cardiovascular Research 2010 Seminar Series
Gary A. Rosenberg, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, will present a seminar on "From the Tail of a Frog to Vascular Dementia: Matrix Metalloproteinases in Cerebrovascular Diseases".
Faculty host: Keith Pennypacker, PhD. Please confirm your attendance with Heather Weeks (hweeks@health.usf.edu or 813-396-9621). Sponsored by the Signature Interdisciplinary Programs in Cardiovascular Research (SIPCVR) and Neuroscience Research (SIPIN), USF Health.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., MDL 1005
Molecular Medicine "Work in Progress" Seminar Series
Sergiy Borysov, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Molecular Medicine, USF Health will speak about his work on "Alzheimer’s Amyloid-beta 1-42 directly inhibits mitotic motor kinesins. Implication for aneuploidy and neuronal plasticity".
Sponsored by the Department of Molecular Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Graduate School, BEH 318
Graduate and Professional Student Council (GPSC) Welcome Breakfast and Graduate School Open House
Come and enjoy free breakfast goodies and other giveaways, meet the GPSC Staff and the Graduate School Staff, and socialize with other graduate students!

Friday, January 15, 2010, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., MDC 1507
Association of Medical Science Graduate Students (AMSGS) Luncheon

Tuesday, January 19, 2010, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., ALZ 101, Byrd Alzheimer Institute
Signature Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience Research 2010 Seminar Series
Peter Mouton, PhD, Director & Chief Scientific Officer, Stereology Resource Center, Inc., will present a seminar on "Applications of Unbiased Stereology to Neural Systems".
Please confirm your attendance with Heather Weeks (hweeks@health.usf.edu or 813-396-9621). Sponsored by the Signature Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience Research (SIPIN), USF Health.

Thursday, January 21, 2010, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., MDL 1005
Molecular Medicine Spring 2010 Seminar Series
Xu Wang, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, will present a seminar on "Structure of Alg13: a study in glycosyltransferase sugar binding domains".
Faculty candidate, Department of Molecular Medicine. Sponsored by the Department of Molecular Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Byrd Alzheimer's Research Center
Molecular Medicine "Work in Progress" Seminar Series
Comprehensive Qualifying Exam (CQE): Tina Fiorelli, graduate student, Department of Molecular Medicine, USF Health. Tina's major professor is Jaya Padmanabhan, PhD.
Sponsored by the Department of Molecular Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 9:15-10:15 a.m., MDC 2301 and 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., MDC 3111
Fred Wright Flow Cytometry Core Facility: Bio-Plex Demonstration and Lecture
Deyrick Dean, PhD, Bio-Plex Program Manager, US, Bio-Rad Laboratories, will present a seminar on "Bio-Plex, A High-Throughput Multiplex Suspension Array Solution for Analyzing RNA, DNA, Proteins and Peptides.
Seminar: 9:15 - 10:15 a.m., MDC 2301
System Demonstration: 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., MDC 3111
Faculty host: Charles Szekeres, PhD (kszekere@health.usf.edu). Sponsored by the Office of Research, College of Medicine, USF Health.