Seminars

The Winter seminar schedule will be In-person in room 2268 or via Zoom. In-person seminars will NOT have a Zoom option.

Date

Seminar Schedule, Winter 2023
Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology
School of Medicine, WSU
11:30 am – 12:25 pm

01/17/23

Speaker: Dr. Joshua N. Bembenek, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, C.S. Mott Center Wayne State University, School of Medicine
Title: Novel Mechanisms of Cell Division that Regulate Embryo Development
Host: Susanna Vuljaj and BMI students

01/24/23

GSRPD, NO SEMINAR

01/31/23

ZOOM SEMINAR
Speaker:
 Dr. Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, and Johns Hopkins University
Title: What Cholera Pandemics Can Teach Us
Host: Jonathan Panzer and BMI students

02/07/23

IMMUNOLOGY FOCUS GROUP

02//14/23

Seminar cancelled, but SPECIAL GATHERING held instead
A special gathering will be held in the 7th floor Library for those who wish to attend. Zoom will be set up for those that cannot attend in person.  

Join Zoom Meeting (will start at 11:30 AM):
https://wayne-edu.zoom.us/j/92818543731?pwd=MmNNd1pMbnBrNVhZK1I3TSswQ2hHdz09
Meeting ID: 928 1854 3731
Passcode: 967873

02/21/23

Speaker: Dr. Brianne Barker, Associate Professor, Biology Department, Drew University, Madison, NJ
Title: Immunology or Molecular Biology? Insights Into Cytosolic DNA Sensing.
Host: Jonathan Panzer and BMI students

02/28/23

POSTPONED TO FALL 2023

03/07/23

IMMUNOLOGY FOCUS GROUP

03/14/23

SPRING BREAK NO SEMINAR 

03/21/23

CANCELLED

03/28/23

Speaker: Dr. Andrew LipchikAssistant Professor of Pharmaceutics, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, WSU 
Title: From Pathogenic to Therapeutic: Engineering IgG as an anti-inflammatory therapy
Host: Dr. Jianjun Wang

04/04/23

IMMUNOLOGY FOCUS GROUP
BMI and IFG
Seminar Rescheduled from February 14
Speaker:
Dr. Amal Amer, Professor of Microbial Infection & Immunity from Ohio State University
https://medicine.osu.edu/find-faculty/non-clinical/microbial-infection-and-immunity/amal-amer     
Title: The Role of the Non-Canonical Inflammasome in Health and Disease
Host: Dr. Yuan He

04/11/23

Speaker: Dr. Ruma Banerjee, Vincent Massey Collegiate Professor, Dept. of Biological Chemistry, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/biochem/ruma-banerjee-phd
Title: TBA
Host: Susanna Vuljaj and BMI students

04/18/23

NO Seminar - Departmental Review Week

04/25/23

Speaker: Dr. Carolyn Coyne, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University School of Medicine
https://mgm.duke.edu/coyne-lab
https://mgm.duke.edu/profile/carolyn-coyne
Title: TBA
Host: Emily Swenson and BMI students

05/02/23

IMMUNOLOGY FOCUS GROUP

 

April 24, 2023: LAST DAY OF CLASSES

April 25, 2023: STUDY DAY

April 26 - May 2, 2023: FINAL EXAMS


View our previous seminars.

View our previous and current Orten Lectures.

View our previous and current Vera Fay Righthand Seminars.