2016-2017 Seminar Series

Fridays at 11am.

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2016-2017 Seminar Series Schedule

Date Speaker Host Title
September 9, 2016
NSH 3305
Dr. Min Xu
Carnegie Mellon University
CMU  “Molecular resolution structural pattern mining inside single cells”
September 16, 2016
6115 GHC
Dr. Tandy Warnow
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Russell Schwartz
CMU
“Grand Challenges in Phylogenomics”
September 23, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Miler Lee
Biological Sciences, Pitt
Dr. Nathan Clark
Pitt
“Eggs, embryos, and pluripotency: gene regulation during early development”
September 30, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Sara Mostafavi
University of British Columbia
Dr. Maria Chikina
Pitt
“Inferring molecular and cellular networks to understand complex traits”
October 7, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Jian Liu
NIH, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Inst.
Dr. Jianhua Xing
Pitt
“Spatial-temporal regulation of mitotic spindle assembly checkpoint”
October 14, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Olexandr Isayev
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dr. David Koes
Pitt
“Accurate prediction of protein kinase inhibitors with deep convolutional neural networks”
October 28, 2016
6115 GHC
Dr. Jasmine Zhou
University of Southern California
Dr. Jian Ma
CMU
 “Make Big Data Useful: Horizontal and Vertical Integration of Genomics Data”
November 4, 2016
6115 GHC
Dr. Wei Chen
University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Jian Ma
CMU
 “Statistical Issues in Genome-Wide Association Studies of AMD Progression”
November 11, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Stacey Finley
University of Southern California
Dr. Jim Faeder
Pitt
 “Predicting cancer signaling dynamics using computational systems biology”
November 18, 2016
6115 GHC
 Dr. Su-In Lee
University of Washington
Dr. Jian Ma
CMU
 “From Big Data to Precision Oncology using Machine Learning”
December 2, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Joanna Kelley
Washington State University
Dr. Nathan Clark
Pitt
“Genomics in extreme environments: gene regulation and the evolution of hydrogen sulfide loving fish”
December 9, 2016
6014 BST3
Dr. Bin Zhang
MIT
Dr. Ivet Bahar / Dr. Jianhua Xing
Pitt
 “Towards Predictive Modeling of Three Dimensional Genome Organization”
January 20, 2017
February 3, 2017
6014 BST3
Dr. Zachary Freyberg
University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Ivet Bahar
Pitt
“Opening a new window into the secretory cell with in situ cryo imaging”
February 10, 2017
February 17, 2017
6014 BST3
Dr. Ross Curtis
Ancestry.com
Pitt
February 24, 2017
6014 BST3
Dr. Nikolay Dokholyan
UNC – Chapel Hill
Dr. Carlos Camacho
Pitt
“Control of cellular networks by structural disorder”
March 3, 2017
GHC 6115
Dr. Gene Yeo
University of California, San Diego
Dr. Joel McManus
CMU
March 24, 2017
GHC 4405
Dr. George Tseng
University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Jian Ma
CMU
March 31, 2017
GHC 6115
Dr. Cenk Sahinalp
Indiana University
Dr. Russell Schwartz
CMU
April 7, 2017
6014 BST3
Dr. Hannah Carter
UC San Diego
Dr. Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis
Pitt
April 14, 2017
6014 BST3
Dr. Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis
University of Pittsburgh
Pitt