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

Friday, July 2, 2010 9:00 - 10:00 a.m., MDL1005
Defense of a Doctoral Dissertation
"The Novel Use of GM-CSF to Reverse Cerebral Amyloidosis and Cognitive Impairment in Alzheimer’s Disease Mouse Models: Insights from the Investigation of Rheumatoid Arthritis as a Negative Risk Factor for Alzheimer’s Disease" by Timothy Boyd (Department of Molecular Medicine). Tim's major professor is Huntington Potter, PhD (Department of Molecular Medicine).
In anticipation of a successful defense, please attend a celebration from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. in the lobby area outside of MDC 3508.

Friday, July 2, 2010 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., MDL1005
Department of Molecular Medicine External Chair Seminar
Sue Griffin, PhD, Professor and Vice Chairman for Research, The Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatrics, Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences, University of Arkansas, School of Medicine, will present a seminar on "Updates to the Neuroinflammatory-ßAPP-ApoE Axis in Alzheimer's".
Sponsored by the Department of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m., MDL 1005
Defense of a Doctoral Dissertation
"The Role of MicroRNA-155 in Human Breast Cancer" by William Kong (Department of Pathology and Cell Biology). William's major professor is Jin Cheng, MD, PhD (Departments of Oncologic Sciences and Pathology and Cell Biology).
In anticipation of a successful defense, please attend a celebration.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., MDL 1005
Department of Pathology and Cell Biology Special Seminar
Edward KL Chan, PhD, Professor, Department of Oral Biology, College of Dentistry; Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, will present a seminar on "MicroRNA, GW/P bodies, and their roles in endotoxin tolerance, innate immunity, and autoimmunity".
Sponsored by the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, USF Health.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., MDL 1005
AMSGS Luncheon
Presentation: "" by Chad Dickey, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine.