Pathobiology Department Seminar Series

Thursdays, 11:00 A.M.
Atwater Building, Classroom
(Refreshments are served in the Atrium of the Atwater Building at 10:15 a.m.)
Spring Semester 2018

January 18 - TBD

January 25 - TBD

February 1 - Dr. Sukanya Narasimhan (Hosted by Dr. Geary)
Department of Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases
Yale University
"The tick-host interface-within and without”

February 8 - TBD

February 15 - Dr. Elsio A. Wunder Jr. (Hosted by Dr. Verardi)
Department of Epidemiology of Microbial Disease
Yale School of Public Health, Yale University
“Leptospirosis pathogenesis: from the field to the bench, and back!”

February 22 - Dr. Thanh Nguyen (Hosted by Dr. Szczepanek)
Department of Mechanical Engineering & Institute of Material Science
University of Connecticut
“Novel processing of biodegradable and biocompatible polymers at small scales for medical applications”

March 1 - Dr. Challa Kumar (Hosted by Dr. Khan)
Department of Chemistry & MCB
University of Connecticut
“Fluorescent, Protein-Based Nanoparticles with Dimensions Controlled on Atomic Resolution”

March 8 - Canceled

March 22 - Canceled

March 29 - Dr. Jessica Rouge (Hosted by Dr. Szczepanek)
Department of Chemistry & Institute of Material of Science
University of Connecticut
“Hybrid Nucleic Acid Peptide-Crosslinked Nanocapsules: a new drug delivery platform for simultaneous gene knockdown”.

April 5 - Dr. Yong Tang (Hosted by Dr. Garmendia)
Department of Animal Science
University of Connecticut
“To Tackle Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) Infection with Small Chemicals”

April 12- Dr. Simon White (Hosted by Dr. Geary)
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of Connecticut
“Functional RNA packaging signals in a picornavirus: Human Parechovirus 1”

April 19 - Dr. Kepeng Wang (Hosted by Dr. Zhou)
Department of Immunology
UConn Health Center
“IL-17 in intestinal inflammation and cancer”

April 26 - Dr. Andrew V. Nguyen (Hosted by Dr. Khan)
Queensborough Community College
City University, New York
“The Function of STAT3 in Colorectal Cancer and Bone Development”

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Pathobiology and Veterinary Science
College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources
61 North Eagleville Road, Unit-3089
Telephone: (860) 486-4000
Fax: (860) 486-2794