Department of Biomedical Sciences


Schedule

Seminars are held every Wednesday in Morrison Hall – Room 348 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm unless otherwise noted.

 

More Information

May Lovelace

Administrative Assistant
Biomedical Sciences
mrl34@cornell.edu
Phone: 607-253-3840

Click HERE for a .pdf of this semester's Seminar Schedule.

Reproductive Physiology/Endocrinology Seminar Series - Fall 2014

Wednesday, September 17
Xiuchun (Cindy) Tian, PhD
Professor
Department of Animal Science
University of Connecticut - College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources
Storrs, CT

Bovine Pluripotent Stem Cells: past, present, and future.
Hosted by Dr. Vimal Selvaraj, 255-6138
Wednesday, September 24
Janine Brown, PhD
Research Scientist
Center for Species Survival
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
Front Royal, VA

Reproduction and Welfare of Zoo African Elephants: Challenges and Solutions
Hosted by Dr. Ned Place, 253-3796
Wednesday, October 1
-- no seminar scheduled --
Wednesday, October 8
Jodi A. Flaws, PhD

Professor
Department of Comparative Biosciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Veterinary Medicine
Urbana, IL

The Effects of Bisphenol A on the Mammalian Ovary
Hosted by Dr. Joanne Fortune, 253-3466
Wednesday, October 15
Sydney A. Asdell Lecture Series
Joy Pate, PhD

C. Lee Rumberger and Family Chair in Agricultural Sciences
Department of Animal Science
Pennsylvania State University - College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park, PA

Regulation of Functional Transitions in the Corpus Luteum: The Role of Resident Immune Cells and MicroRNA
Hosted by Dr. W. Ron Butler, 255-2873, and Dr. Joanne Fortune, 253-3466
Wednesday, October 22
Sarah Robertson, PhD

Director - The Robinson Institute
Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The University of Adelaide
Adelaide, SA - Australia

Male-Female Seminal Fluid Signaling and Immune Tolerance for Pregnancy in Mammals
Hosted by Dr. Douglas Antczak, 256-5633
Wednesday, October 29
Andrew Singson, PhD

Professor
Waksman Institute of Microbiology
Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey
Piscataway, NJ

Fertilization and Gamete Activation: Gene Discovery in C. elegans
Hosted by Dr. Mariana Wolfner, 254-4801
Wednesday, November 5
Prof. Dr. Dagmar Waberski

Unit for Reproductive Medicine of Clinics
University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover
Hannover - Germany

Functional Changes of Boar Spermatozoa after Storage In Vitro
Hosted by Dr. Susan Suarez, 253-3589
Wednesday, November 12
Miguel Angel Brieño-Enríquez, MD PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow - Cohen Laboratory
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY
Role of NEK1 Kinase in Cohesin Removal and Chromosome Segregation During Meiosis
Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen, 253-4301
Wednesday, November 19
Lan Tu, BS

Graduate Student - Selvaraj Laboratory
Department of Animal Science
Cornell University - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca, NY

TSPO and Steroidogenesis: Much Ado About Nothing

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Amy Zhao, BS
Graduate Student - Selvaraj Laboratory
Department of Animal Science
Cornell University - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca, NY
Is TSPO Important for Photodynamic Therapy?

Hosted by Dr. Vimal Selavaraj, 255-6138
Wednesday, November 26
-- no seminar scheduled - Thanksgiving Recess --
Wednesday, December 3
Fernando Migone

Graduate Student - Quirk Laboratory
Department of Animal Science
Cornell University - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca, NY

TBA
Hosted by Dr. Susan Quirk, 254-4607