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.)
Fall 2018

January 31
Dr. Joanne Conover (Hosted by Dr. Verardi)
University of Connecticut 
Department of Physiology and Neurobiology
"A Brain Stem Cell Niche in Injury and Disease"

February 7 
Dr. Richard W. Cartun (Hosted by Dr. Khan)
Assistant Director, Anatomic Pathology
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
“Morphologic Proteomics - A New Frontier or an Old Friend”

February 14

February 21
Dr. Teresa E. Pawlowska (Hosted by Dr. Geary)
Cornell University
School of Integrative Plant Science, Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology
“What can we learn from Mycoplasma-related endosymbionts of fungi.”

February 28
Dr. Douglas E. Brackney (Hosted by Dr. Verardi)
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, CT
“Navigating anatomical barriers to transmission; An arbovirus tale”

March 7
Dr. Changchun Liu (Hosted by Dr. Smyth)
UConn Health Center, Biomedical Engineering
“Towards Smart and Connected Point of Care Molecular Diagnostics" 

March 14
Dr. Youngmok Lee (Hosted by Dr, Smyth)
UConn Health Center, Farmington, CT
“Glycogen Storage Disease”

March 28
Dr. Penghua Wang (Hosted by Dr. Zhou)
Department of Immunology, School of Medicine
UConn Health
“Innate Immune Control of Arboviral  Pathogenesis” 

April 4
 Dr. Kirby Stafford (Hosted by Dr. Garmendia)
Connecticut Experiment Station, New Haven, CT
“Tick-Borne Diseases and Tick Management: It’s More Than Just Lyme Disease”.

April 11
Dr, Hajung Roh (Hosted by Dr. Lee)
Ceva Animal Health, Lenexa, KS 
“Whole genome sequence analysis of infectious bronchitis virus variants”

April 18
Dr. Roy Curtiss III (Hosted by Dr. Szczepanek)
University of Florida
College of Veterinary Medicine, Departments of Infectious Diseases and Immunology 
“Protective Immunity Enhanced Salmonella Vaccine Vector Platforms”

April 25
Dr. Anita Huttner (Hosted by Dr. VanKruiningen)
Yale University – School of Medicine
Department of Pathology, New Haven, CT
“Neoplasms of the Central Nervous System”

May 2

Dr. Ingrid. Pardo (Hosted by Dr. Smyth)
Pfizer Corporation 
“Spontaneous axonal dystrophy (AD) in young Beagle dogs”

Contact Us

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