Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Seminar Series - Fall 2013

PREVIOUS SEMINARS - FALL 2013


SEPTEMBER

17             DR. BETHANY CUMMINGS
                 Assistant Professor
                 Department of Biomedical Sciences
                 College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
                "Mechanisms involved in the effect of bariatric surgery to improve glucose
                  metabolism: role of GLP-1, bile acids and ghrelin”

                  (Seminar for MIP Field Membership)

OCTOBER

8                DR. RALPH MARCUCIO
                  Associate Professor
                  Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
                  San Francisco General Hospital
                  University of California, San Francisco
                  http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/oti/home/faculty/biography/ralph-marcucio-phd/
                 "Development and regeneration of the skeleton"
                  Hosted by Dr. Drew Noden,  253-3558, dmn2@cornell.edu
                  (Dr. Marcucio’s CV can be obtained in Dr. Noden’s office)

15              SPECIAL SEMINAR
                  DR. JONATHAN CHEETHAM

                  Zweig Principal Research Scientist 2012-2013
                  Cornell University
                  College of Veterinary Medicine
                  Department of Clinical Sciences, Large Animal Surgery
                  http://www.vet.cornell.edu//faculty/cheetham/index.cfm
                  RECIPIENT OF THE 2013  ZOETIS  ANIMAL HEALTH AWARD FOR
                  RESEARCH EXCELLENCE
                  Restoring Laryngeal Function in Injury and Disease
                  Wine and Cheese Reception to follow outside Lecture Hall III

30              NOTE:  CHANGE IN DAY AND TIME- WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30
                  FROM 2:00 - 3:00PM
                  DR.  KEVIN MITCHELL
                  Associate Professor

                  Smurfit Institute of Genetics and Institute of Neuroscience
                  Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
                  http://wiringthebrain.blogspot.com/
                 “The miswired brain:  from neurodevelopment to psychopathology“
                  Hosted by Dr. David Lin, 253-4360, dml45@cornell.edu
                  (Dr. Mitchell‘s CV can be obtained in Dr. David Lin’s office)


NOVEMBER

5                DR. KARLENE CIMPRICH
                  Professor, Department of Chemical and Systems Biology
                  Stanford University School of Medicine
                  Stanford, CA
                  http://med.stanford.edu/profiles/Karlene_Cimprich/
                  “Genome Maintenance at the Replication Fork”
                  Hosted by Dr. Robert Weiss, 253-4443, rsw26@cornell.edu
                  (Dr. Cimprich’s CV can be obtained in Dr. Weiss’ office)

12             DR. VIMAL SELVARAJ
                 Assistant Professor of Integrative Physiology
                 Department of Animal Science
                 Cornell University
                “Translocator Protein (TSPO): a new perspective in mitochondrial biology”
                 (Seminar for MIP Field Membership)
                 http://ansci.cornell.edu/faculty/index.html            

26             DR. ROBERT WEISS
                 Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics
                 Department of Biomedical Sciences
                 College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
                 http://www.vet.cornell.edu/biosci/faculty/Weiss/index.htm
                 “Regulatory control of ribonucleotide reductase and its impact on genomic stability”