Final winter/spring schedules for most programs are still to be announced. Please check listed websites for updated information.
Seminar series associated with the Department of Biomedical Sciences include the Physiology Seminar Series; the Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience Seminar Series; and the Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series (consult http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/bms/fibs.htm for schedule and location).
Feb. 17 – Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series hosts Dr. Thomas Cech, Nobel Laureate, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; and Director of the Colorado Initiative in Molecular Biotechnology. Dr. Cech will present his lecture “Crawling out of the RNA World: Telomerase and Telomeres,” at 4 p.m. in Yates Hall, Room 104. A reception will follow his lecture.
Physiology Seminar Series
Mondays, 4:10 p.m., in Room W104 of the Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology Laboratory, Foothills Campus, unless otherwise noted. (http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/bms/seminar.htm)
Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience Seminar Series
Wednesdays, 4 p.m., W1 Anatomy/Zoology, unless otherwise noted. (http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/mcin/seminar/)
Feb. 10 – Dr. Jeremy R. Reynolds, Assistant Professor, Cognitive and DCH; Director, Mechanisms of Cognitive Control laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Denver, presents “Computational Modeling, Behavioral, and Functional Neuroimaging Approaches to Understanding the Organization of Prefrontal Cortex.”
March 3 – Dr. Julie Schnaph, Professor, Ophthalmology and Physiology Department, University of California, San Francisco, TBA.
The Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology (MIP) sponsors a series of weekly seminars. Faculty seminars are held on Fridays, 9 a.m., in Room 103 Pathology. Alternating weeks feature noon Thursday sessions with external speakers. Coordinator for the series is Dr. Carol Wilusz. For more information, and a complete schedule, go to: http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/mip/seminars/seminar_faculty.aspx
Feb. 5 – Dr. Terrence Tumpey, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, presents “Rescue and Characterization of Infectious Influenza Viruses.”
March 4 – Dr. Jordie Torrelles, Ohio State University Medical Center, presents “The Human Alveolar Microenvironment and How it Affects Outcomes in TB.”
All seminars are held on Thursdays (unless noted) at 11 a.m. in Room 123 of the Molecular and Radiological Biosciences Building. For a complete schedule, go to: http://www.colostate.edu/Depts/CMB/seminars.html
Feb. 8 (Monday) – Dr. Brian McNaughton, Department of Chemistry, presents “Advances in RNA Targeting: From Small Molecule Discovery to siRNA Delivery.”
Feb. 22 (Monday) – Dr. Aaron Hieb, TBA.
March 4 – Dr. John Volckens, TBA.