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Tuning neurotransmission through local protein synthesis and degradation at synapses

Aug. 30, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Sutton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Associate Professor, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute
University of Michigan Medical School

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Biologic Replacement of the Knee

Aug. 30, 2019 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

James Stannard, M.D.

Hansjörg Wyss Distinguished Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery
Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Director, Missouri Orthopaedic Institute
Associate Dean and Chief Medical Officer for Clinical Strategic Initiatives
University of Missouri Health Care

President, AO North America

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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Epigenetic Vulnerabilities of Human Cancer

Sept. 6, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Alea Mills, Ph.D.

Professor
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

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Undiagnosed Diseases Network (UDN) Cases

Sept. 6, 2019 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

John A. Phillips, III, M.D.

David T. Karzon Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Biochemistry, Medicine and Pathology
Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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A Computational and Neural Model for Mood Dynamics

Sept. 13, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Robb Rutledge, Ph.D.

MRC Career Development Fellow
Max Planck UCL Centre for Computational Psychiatry and Aging

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Transforming evidence into HIV policies and practice: Lessons from global Implementation Science

Sept. 19, 2019 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Julie Pulerwitz, Sc.D.

Program Director
HIV & AIDS Program
Population Council

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Molecular programs defining tumor-specific T cell dysfunction and therapeutic reprogrammability

Sept. 27, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Andrea Schietinger, Ph.D.

Assistant Member
Immunology Program
Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute

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Stop making waves: A new regulatory role for cardiac myosin binding protein-C in contraction

Oct. 11, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Samantha Harris, Ph.D.

Professor
Cellular and Molecular Medicine
University of Arizona

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The Science of Minority Health and Health Disparities: NIMHD Perspective

Oct. 17, 2019 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Eliseo Perez-Stable, M.D.

Director, National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Leveraging Metabolic Pathways for Antitumor Therapies

Oct. 18, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Mikhail A. Nikiforov, Ph.D.

Professor
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Department of Cancer Biology
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

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Fractionating the Prospective Brain

Oct. 25, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Joseph W. Kable, Ph.D.

Baird Term Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology
University of Pennsylvania

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Oct. 25, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Bryan Cotton, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Bryan Alan Cotton is a Professor at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and the Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program as well. He is also Co-Director of the Shock–Trauma ICU at Memorial Hermann Hospital.

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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Nov. 1, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rik Derynck, Ph.D.

Professor
Departments of Cell/Tissue Biology and Anatomy
University of California, San Francisco

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Preparing for global climate change

Nov. 7, 2019 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Vicki Arroyo, M.P.A., J.D.

Executive Director, Georgetown Climate Center, Professor from Practice, Assistant Dean, Centers and Institutes, Georgetown University Law Center

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Nov. 8, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

David Rowitch, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, and Howard Hughes Investigator
Department of Pediatrics
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

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Behavioral Economics and Tobacco/Nicotine Policy

Nov. 15, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Matthew Johnson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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Understanding Dyspnea: 30 years of asking questions

Nov. 15, 2019 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Richard Schwartzstein, M.D.

Director of Educational Scholarship Pathways Course Director (Homeostasis I)

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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Social Inequality & Cancer Survival: How Can We Close the Gap?

Dec. 5, 2019 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Ophira Ginsburg, M.D.

Director, High-Risk Cancer Genetics Program, Perlmutter Cancer Center, NYU Langone Health; Associate Professor, Section for Global Health, Division of Health and Behavior, Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Dec. 6, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Fadi Akar, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Medicine and Cardiology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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What's Next in Digital Health Care?

Dec. 12, 2019 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Halamka, M.D.

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Chief Information Officer, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Chairman, New England Healthcare Exchange Network

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Dec. 13, 2019 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Granato, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

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MRI for the world

Jan. 10, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

J. Thomas Vaughan, Jr., Ph.D.

Director, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Principal Investigator, Zuckerman Institute
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Professor of Radiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University

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Calories, Carbs, or Quality? What matters most for weight control?

Jan. 17, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Kevin Hall, Ph.D.

Senior Investigator
Chief, Integrative Physiology Section, Laboratory of Biological Modeling
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health

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Catalyzing Translational Innovation

Jan. 23, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Christopher Austin, M.D.

Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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A Glial-Based Drug Discovery Program for Neurodegeneration

Jan. 24, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Phillip Haydon, Ph.D.

Annetta and Gustav Grisard Professor of Neuroscience
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Tufts University

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A Motor Theory of Sleep-Wake Control

Jan. 31, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Yang Dan, Ph.D.

Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California Berkeley

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Extracellular vesicle-based therapeutic and diagnostic strategies

Feb. 7, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Joy V. Wolfram, Ph.D.

Director, Nanomedicine and Extracellular Vesicles Laboratory
Associate Consultant - Research, Department of Transplantation
Associate Consultant I-Research, Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic

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Feb. 7, 2020 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

L. Ebony Boulware, M.D.

Professor of Medicine; and Eleanor Easley Chair
Department of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine Director, Duke Clinical and Translational Science Award

Vice Dean for Translational Sciences

Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Duke University School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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The Neurobiology of Social Bonding, Empathy and Social Loss: Implications for Autism

Feb. 14, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Larry Young, Ph.D.

William P. Timmie Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Center for Translational Social Neuroscience
Chief, Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders
Emory University School of Medicine

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Feb. 21, 2020 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Tim Pawlik, Ph.D.

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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The Cognition Crisis: Perils and Promise of Technology and the Brain

Feb. 27, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Ph.D.

The David Dolby Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Physiology and Psychiatry
University of California San Francisco

Founder and Executive Director, Neuroscape

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Evolutionary psychopathology: An integrative approach to mental disorders

Feb. 28, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Marco Del Giudice, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of New Mexico

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Cells That Tile Your Brain: Astrocyte Contributions to Neural Circuits and Disease

March 6, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Baljit Khakh, Ph.D.

Professor Department of Physiology, and Neurobiology Department
Associate Director of Research, Brain Research Institute
UCLA

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Engineering Reproduction: From Bench to Bedside to Babies

March 12, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Teresa Woodruff, Ph.D.

Thomas J. Watkins Professor & Vice Chair of Research
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Northwestern University

Chief, Division of Reproductive Science in Medicine
Northwestern University

Professor, Molecular Biosciences and Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Genetics of Invasive GBM cells

March 13, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Nhan Tran, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Cancer Biology
Mayo Clinic

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Talk Title TBD

March 20, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Eric Beyer, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor
Section of Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Chicago Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases
Department of Pediatrics
University of Chicago

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In 209 days

Parkinson's Disease and Why Development Matters

March 27, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Deanna Benson, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Neuroscience, and Friedman Brain Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Effect of Contemporary Societal Exposures on Adolescent Behavioral Health

April 10, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Adam Matthew Leventhal, Ph.D.

Founding Director
Institute for Health, Emotion, & Addiction Laboratory, University of Southern California
Institute for Addiction Science, University of Southern California

Professor of Preventive Medicine
Institute for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

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In 230 days

How Vaccines Train the Immune System in Ways No One Expected

April 16, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Christine Stabell Benn, M.D., Ph.D., D.M.Sc.

Professor, Global Health, University of Southern Denmark; Steering Board Member, The Bandim Health Project, Guinea-Bissau

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Neurovascular Interactions: Mechanisms, Imaging, Therapeutics

April 17, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Katherina Akassoglou, Ph.D.

Senior Investigator
Gladstone Institutes
University of California San Francisco

Professor
Department of Neurology
University of California San Francisco

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Talk Title TBD

April 17, 2020 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

W.K. Alfred Yung, M.D.

Professor, Neuro-Oncology and Margaret and Ben Love Chair of Clinical Cancer Care
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Member, Moon Shots Program™ Executive Committee

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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Reprogramming the Brain Cancer Stem Cell

April 24, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Laterra, M.D., Ph.D.

Co-Director, Brain Cancer Program
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Director
Neuro-Oncology Division
Von Hippel-Lindau Clinical Care Center
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Professor, Department of Neurology and Neuro-Oncology
Professor, The Holomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience
Professor, Department of Oncology
Johns Hopkins Medicine

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In 244 days

Talk Title TBD

April 24, 2020 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Krishnankutty Sathian, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology
Professor, Department of Neural and Behavioral Sciences
Professor, Psychology
Director, Penn State Neuroscience Institute Penn State

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

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Genes Regulating Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

April 30, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Young, Ph.D.

Recipient of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine; Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor; Vice President for Academic Affairs, The Rockefeller University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Re-establishing Developmental Pathways for Heart Regeneration

May 1, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Kristy Red-Horse, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
School of Humanities and Sciences
Stanford University

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The Fabric of the Neocortex - DATE TBD

May 1, 2020 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Andreas Tolias, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine

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TBD

May 8, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Farah Lubin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine

Director
Neurological Disorders and Stroke Neuroscience Roadmap Scholar Program

Associate Scientist
Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging
Comprehensive Neuroscience Center
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine

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Chemistry of the Adaptive Mind

May 15, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Roshan Cools, Ph.D.

Professor, Cognitive Neuropsychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

Principal Investigator
Donders Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

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Aerobic fitness and susceptibility for metabolic dysfunction

May 29, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Thyfault, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center

Senior Scientist
Kansas City VA Medical Center

Scientific Director
Children’s Mercy Hospital Center for Healthy Lifestyle and Nutrition Center

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Pediatric Robotics – a journey from the lab to a child’s home

Oct. 15, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Ayanna Howard, Ph.D.

Linda J. and Mark C. Smith Professor and Chair of the School of Interactive Computing in the College of Computing, Georgia Tech. Leader in human augmentation, developer of assistive robots in the home to therapy gaming apps to remote robotic exploration of extreme environments (Forbes top 50 U.S. women in tech)

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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Tiny conspiracies: cell to cell communication in bacteria

Oct. 29, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Bonnie Bassler, Ph.D.

Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology and Chair, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

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