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Seminar Series - 2016-2017

Reproductive & Developmental Biology Laboratory

Fridays, 11:00 a.m., 101A Conference Room

09/21/16 (D450) Shigeaki Kato
Tokiwa Foundation, Fukushima, Japan
Seminar Title: “Gene Suppressive Function of VDR in Skin”
Host: Dr. Ken Korach

10/07/2016 (101A) Dr. Miranda Bernhardt
Reproductive & Developmental Biology Laboratory, NIEHS
Seminar Title: “Channels, sparks, and safety switches: How to activate an egg”
Host: Dr. Carmen Williams

10/21/2016 (101A) Dr. Franck Mauvais-Jarvis
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Seminar Title: “Novel functions of estrogen receptors in metabolism”
Host: Dr. Ken Korach

11/18/2016 (101A) Dr. Pablo Visconti
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Seminar Title: “Sperm signaling in ART”
Host: Dr. Carmen Williams

12/02/2016 (101A) Dr. Taosheng Chen
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Seminar Title: “Novel chemical probes to investigate the function of xenobiotic receptors PXR and CAR”
Host: Dr. Masa Negishi

12/16/2016 (101A) Dr. Bradley Cairns
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Seminar Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Tracy Clement and RDBL Trainees

01/06/2017 (101A) Dr. Sarah England
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Seminar Title: “The effect of electrogenic changes on pregnancy outcomes”
Host: Dr. Franco DeMayo

01/20/2017 (101A) Dr. John Davis
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Seminar Title: “Yap signaling in ovarian physiology and pathology”
Host: Dr. Humphrey Yao and Dr. Janet Hall

02/03/2017 (101A) Dr. Mariano Buffone
Institute of Biology and Experimental Medicine (IBYME), CONICET, Argentina
Seminar Title: “Location and regulation of acrosomal exocytosis: from in vitro to in vivo observations”
Host: Dr. Carmen Williams

02/17/2017 (101A) Dr. Donna Baird
Epidemiology Branch, NIEHS
Seminar Title: “Fibroids: Why is uterine muscle so vulnerable to benign tumor development?”
Host: Dr. Franco DeMayo

02/24/2017 (101A) Dr. Allan Spradling
Carnegie Institute for Science, Baltimore, MD
Seminar Title: “Metabolic regulation of germ cells and their mitochondria”
Host: Dr. Humphrey Yao

03/03/2017 (101A) Dr. Richard Behringer
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dallas, TX
Seminar Title: “Developmental genetics of mammalian reproductive organs”
Host: Dr. Ken Korach

03/17/2017 (101A) Dr. Tom Kocarek
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Seminar Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Masa Negishi

04/07/2017 (101A) Dr. Joanna Burdette
Univ. of Illinois, Chicago, IL
Seminar Title: “Using microfluidic devices to engineer female reproductive tissues”
Host: Dr. Humphrey Yao

04/21/2017 (101A) Dr. Larry Layman
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Seminar Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Ken Korach and Dr. Janet Hall

05/05/2017 (101A) Dr. Asgi Fazleabas
Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI
Seminar Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Franco DeMayo

05/19/2017 (101A) Dr. Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Seminar Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Ken Korach

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