Endowed Lectures 2014

June 21
The Gertrude Forkosh Waxler Lectureship –
“On Time Delivery – The Challenges of Intracellular Transport Logistics” – Anja Geitman, Université de Montréal – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

June 23
The Ed Kravitz Lectureship
– “Behavioral States” – Dragana Roguljia, Harvard Medical School – Speck Auditorium, 8:00 PM
Reception to follow

June 24
The Andrew Szent-Gyorgyi Lectureship
– “Mechanism of the Dynein Motor Protein” – Ron Vale, University of California, San Francisco – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

June 25
The Masakazu Konishi Lectureship
– “Rapid Synaptic Actions of Estrogens” – Catherine Woolley, Northwestern University – Speck Auditorium, 8:00 PM

June 28
The Kensal van Holde Lectureship –
“Deconstructing the Complexity of Microbial Communities” – Gary Borisy, Forsyth Institute – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

July 3
The John Cebra Lectureship– “Order Out of Chaos – How does Membrane Traffic Help Organize the Cell?” – Sean Munro, Medical Research Council, Laboratory of Molecular Biology – Lillie  Auditorium, 9:00 AM

July 6
The Nancy Rafferty Lectureship
– “Liver Development – From Fate Specification to Organ Morphogenesis” – Elke Ober, University of Copenhagen – Speck Auditorium, 1:00 PM

July 8
The J. Martinez/J. Townsel Lectureship
– “Neurobiological Consequences of Early Life Exposure to Physical vs. Emotional Stress” – Carlos Bolaños-Guzmán, Florida State University – Speck Auditorium, 7:00 PM

July 12
The S. Meryl Rose Lectureship
– “Gene Regulatory Interactions Governing Neural Crest Formation” – Marianne Bronner, California Institute of Technology – Speck Auditorium, Time TBA

July 14
The Walter Massey Family Lectureship
– “The Endoplasmic Reticulum in Neuronal Processes: A Neglected Organelle” – Pietro DeCamilli, Yale University – Speck Auditorium, 8:00 PM
Reception to follow

July 15
Maynard and Suzanne Goldman Lectureship
– “Identifying a Significant Source of Methane in the Aerobic Ocean by Searching for Novel Antibiotics” – William W. Metcalf, University of Illinois – Loeb 263, 10:30 AM

July 16
The Richard Kessel Lectureship
– “Amphioxus: If it Didn’t Exist, it would Have to be Invented” – Linda Holland, University of California, San Diego – Speck Auditorium, 9:00 AM

July 22
The Jean/Katsuma Dan Lectureship
– Title TBA – Anthony Hyman, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology & Genetics – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

July 26
The Irvin Isenberg Lectureship
– “Action at a Distance in the Yeast Nucleus” – Jané Kondev, Brandeis University – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

July 30
The John G. Nicholls Lectureship
– “A Connectomic Approach to Neural Systems and Behavior” – Jeff Lichtman, Harvard University – Speck Auditorium, 8:00 PM

July 31
The Arthur Parpart Lectureship – “Measuring the Forces that Center the Mitotic Spindle Using Magnetic Tweezers” – Joe Howard, Yale University – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

August 1
The Tay Hayashi Lectureship
– Title TBA – Dan Fletcher, University of California, Berkeley – Lillie Auditorium, 9:00 AM

August 8
The Gail & Elkan Blout Lectureship
– “The Cell Physiology of the Malaria Parasite: New Drug Targets and Drug Resistance Mechanisms” – Kiaran Kirk, Australian National University – Star 209, 8:30 AM

August 14
The Roger Milkman Lectureship
– “Novel Insights into the Biosynthesis and Regulation of Prokaryotic Cell Surface Structures” – Mechtild Pohlschröder, University of Pennsylvania – Loeb 263, 9:00 AM

Special Lecture Archive: 20132012 | 2008-2011