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Aug

21

BMG Guest Speaker: Genetic variation and their impact on gene regulation and 3D genome organization in cancer - Feng Yue, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics welcomes you to attend a lecture by special guest speaker: Feng Yue, PhDDirector, Bioinformatics DivisionInstitute for Personalized MedicinePennsylvania State University

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Aug

23

BMG Guest Speaker: The NIH Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program: Supporting exceptionally creative scientists with highly innovative research ideas at all career stages - Ravi Basavappa, PhD

Chicago - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics welcomes you to attend a lecture by special guest speaker: Ravi Basavappa, PhDProgram LeaderOffice of Strategic CoordinationDivision of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic InitiativesOffice of the DirectorNational Institutes of Health (NIH) The NIH Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research program issues annual funding opportunities for exceptionally creative scientists with highly innovative research ideas. Learn about the NIH Director’s Pioneer, New Innovator, Transformative Research, and Early Independence Awards, supporting high-impact research from scientists at all career stages. Dr. Basavappa received his Ph.D. in Biophysics from the University of Chicago for studies on the structure of tRNA. He then was a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School in virus crystallography. Prior to joining NIH, he was Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, where he studied the structural aspects of mitotic control by targeted protein degradation. At Rochester, he also was a Research Scholar of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America and Director of the Biophysics and Structural Biology Program. He joined NIH in 2004, first at NIGMS and then in the Office of the Director. His current responsibilities include serving as Program Leader for the Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program.

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Sep

13

BMG Seminar: Gabriel Kwong, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Gabriel Kwong, PhDAssistant Professor, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering Georgia Tech

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Sep

20

BMG Seminar: Yamini Dalal, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Yamini Dalal, PhDSenior Investigator, Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene ExpressionDirector, Chromatin Structure and Epigenetic Mechanisms GroupNational Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

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Sep

21

BMG Journal Club

Chicago - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

The BMG Journal Club will convene every other Friday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. This is an opportunity for the department to come together and have in-depth discussions about the current literature and the overall implications of new studies, enhancing everyone’s knowledge of the field at large and about each other’s research interests within the department; providing possible opportunities to collaborate as well. This is also an opportunity to practice vital presentation skills in front of a friendly audience. Pizza and soda will be served.

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Sep

27

BMG Seminar: Josh Stuart, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Josh Stuart, PhDProfessor, Biomolecular Engineering DepartmentBaskin Engineering Endowed ChairAssociate Director, Center for Biomolecular Science and EngineeringUniversity of California at Santa Cruz

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Oct

04

BMG Seminar: Marcelo Nobrega, MD, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Marcelo Nobrega, MD, PhDProfessor, Department of Human GeneticsUniversity of Chicago

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Oct

05

BMG Journal Club

Chicago - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

The BMG Journal Club will convene every other Friday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. This is an opportunity for the department to come together and have in-depth discussions about the current literature and the overall implications of new studies, enhancing everyone’s knowledge of the field at large and about each other’s research interests within the department; providing possible opportunities to collaborate as well. This is also an opportunity to practice vital presentation skills in front of a friendly audience. Pizza and soda will be served.

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Oct

11

BMG Seminar: Christian Metallo, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Christian Metallo, PhDAssociate Professor, BioengineeringUniversity of California at San Diego, Jacobs School of Engineering

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Oct

18

BMG Seminar: Dylan Taatjes, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Dylan Taatjes, PhDAssociate Professor, Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Colorado, Boulder

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Oct

19

BMG Journal Club

Chicago - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

The BMG Journal Club will convene every other Friday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. This is an opportunity for the department to come together and have in-depth discussions about the current literature and the overall implications of new studies, enhancing everyone’s knowledge of the field at large and about each other’s research interests within the department; providing possible opportunities to collaborate as well. This is also an opportunity to practice vital presentation skills in front of a friendly audience. Pizza and soda will be served.

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Oct

25

BMG Seminar: TBD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series  

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Nov

01

BMG Seminar: Daniel Foltz, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Daniel Foltz, PhDAssociate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular GeneticsNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Nov

02

BMG Journal Club

Chicago - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

The BMG Journal Club will convene every other Friday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. This is an opportunity for the department to come together and have in-depth discussions about the current literature and the overall implications of new studies, enhancing everyone’s knowledge of the field at large and about each other’s research interests within the department; providing possible opportunities to collaborate as well. This is also an opportunity to practice vital presentation skills in front of a friendly audience. Pizza and soda will be served.

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Nov

08

BMG Seminar: Evangelos Kiskinis, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Evangelos Kiskinis, PhDAssistant Professor, Neurology (Neuromuscular Disease) and PhysiologyNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Nov

15

BMG Seminar: Ernesto Guccione, PhD

Chicago - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Departmental Seminar Series presents: Ernesto Guccione, PhDSenior Faculty, Oncological SciencesIcahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

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