Events for 2016

The Dynamic Complexity of Cancer Stem Cells

Jan. 15, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Jeremy N. Rich, MD, MHSc

Chair, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic; Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

What Happens if People Power Research? [POSTPONED]

Jan. 28, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Sharon Terry

President and Chief Executive Officer, Genetic Alliance
Co-Founder, Genetic Alliance Registry and Biobank
Washington, DC

Distinguished Public Lectures

Neurodiversity

Jan. 28, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Alicia Cohen

Associate Director for Diversity Education and Training
Organizational and Professional Development
Virginia Tech

Diversity Lunch and Learn Series

Chronic Metabolic Acidosis: The Progression From Scientific Concept to Clinical Importance to Therapy

Jan. 29, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Robert J. Alpern, MD

Ensign Professor of Medicine (Nephrology); Dean, Yale School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Health Care in America: From Politics to Progress!

Feb. 4, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Darrell G. Kirch, MD

President and Chief Executive Officer
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Washington, DC

Distinguished Public Lectures

Introduction to Diversity and Inclusion: Awareness-Action

Feb. 10, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Jamie Washington

President and Founder, Washington Consulting Group

Diversity Lunch and Learn Series

Understanding the Rules of Life

Feb. 11, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

James L. Olds, PhD

Assistant Director for the Directorate of Biological Sciences
National Science Foundation
Arlington, Virginia

Distinguished Public Lectures

[CANCELLED] Role of Sodium Channel SCN1A and SCN1B in Dravet Syndrome and SUDEP

Feb. 19, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Lori L. Isom, PhD

Interim Chair and Professor of Pharmacology; Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology; Professor of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical School

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Intersectionality 101

Feb. 23, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Natasha Cox, PhD

Assistant Director and LGBT Community Advocate, Intercultural Engagement Center, Virginia Tech

Diversity Lunch and Learn Series

Integrating Actin and Adhesion Dynamics in Cell Migration

March 11, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Clare M. Waterman, PhD

NIH Distinguished Investigator, Laboratory of Cell and Tissue Morphodynamics, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

What Our Brains Don't 'See'

March 14, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Fox

Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

The Epileptic Brain

March 15, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Susan Campbell

Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

Learning, Memory, & The Aging Brain

March 16, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rosalyn Moran

Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

Pain, It’s Not Just In Your Mind: Can You Make It Go Away?

March 17, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Friedlander

Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

Understanding Ourselves and Our Multicultural Conflict Dynamics

March 22, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Dale Robinson

Assistant Director for Training, Education, and Outreach Office of Equity and Access Virginia Tech

Diversity Lunch and Learn Series

Medical Student Research Symposium 2016

March 23, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Special Seminars

Biological Pacing—Still Coming: But How? When? Where?

March 24, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael R. Rosen, MD

Gustavus A. Pfeiffer Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Pediatrics
Columbia University
New York, New York

Adjunct Professor of Physiology and Biophysics
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, New York

Distinguished Public Lectures

Stress Urinary Incontinence: Pathophysiology, Spectrum of Treatment and Outcomes - A Quality of Life Condition.

March 25, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Holly E. Richter, MD, PhD, FACOG, FACS

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urology and Geriatrics
J Marion Sims Endowed Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Exploring Title IX (1972) and the Violence Against Women Act (2013)

April 5, 2016 , noon at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Dale Robinson

Assistant Director for Training, Education, and Outreach Office of Equity and Access Virginia Tech

Diversity Lunch and Learn Series

9th Annual Life Science Forum: A Meeting of the Minds

April 7, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Special Events

Dancing with Epilepsy: Pathology, Animal Models, and Translation

April 8, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Anne Anderson, MD

Principal Investigator, Gordon and Mary Cain Pediatric Neurology Research Foundation Laboratories, Texas Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Neurology, and Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine; Medical Director, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, Texas Children's Hospital

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Mechanisms of Brain Development: Migration and Circuit Formation

April 14, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Mary E. Hatten, PhD

Frederick P. Rose Professor
Director of the Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Rockefeller University
New York, New York

Distinguished Public Lectures

Visualizing Biology in 3D: Why Does It Matter?

April 21, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Sriram Subramaniam, PhD

Senior Investigator
Laboratory of Cell Biology
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Distinguished Public Lectures

Basic and Translational Studies on Inflammatory Pathways in the Aging Brain: Should We Fire the Janitor?

April 22, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Laura L. Dugan, MD

Abram C. Shmerling Professor of Alzheimer's and Geriatric Medicine; Head, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine; Vanderbilt Brain Institute and Neuroscience Program, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Stress and Addictions

April 28, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Kathleen Brady, MD, PhD

Distinguished University Professor
Associate Provost
Clinical and Translational Research

Director
South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina

Distinguished Public Lectures

Repair and Regeneration of the Injured Spinal Cord: From Molecule to Man

April 29, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael G. Fehlings, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS, FRCSC

Krembil Chair in Neural Repair and Regeneration, University of Toronto; Senior Scientist, Toronto Western Research Institute

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

CANCELED: Fattening Up Our Immunological Memory

May 27, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Susan M. Kaech, PhD

Associate Professor of Immunobiology, HHMI Early Career Scientist, Yale University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Community Conversation: Heroin Epidemic

July 26, 2016 , 6:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Special Events

Individualized Anatomical ACL Reconstruction—A Changing Paradigm

Sept. 1, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Freddie Fu, MD

Professor and Chair, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Schools of Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Thymus Transplantation

Sept. 16, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

M. Louise Markert, MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics and Immunology, Duke University

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Virginia-Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Oct. 5, 2016 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Dynamic Regulation of Signaling Pathways in Dopamine Neurons: The Intracellular Actions of Amphetamines

Oct. 5, 2016 , 8:40 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Susan Amara, Ph.D.

Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research Program and Chief, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

A Quantitative Signature of Change in Impulsivity: Toward Prediction of Clinical Response

Oct. 5, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor; Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Professor of Psychology, Virginia Tech

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Engineering Viral Vectors for Targeted Therapeutics and In Vivo Circuit Connectomics

Oct. 5, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Tomas Bjorklund, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Wallenburg Neuroscience Center, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Amyloid-β and Tau: the Trigger and Bullet in Alzheimer’s Disease Pathogenesis

Oct. 5, 2016 , 3:35 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

George Bloom, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology and of Cell Biology, University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Industry Perspectives: Michael Wood, Ph.D.

Oct. 5, 2016 , 9:45 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Wood, Ph.D.

CEO, Neupharm, LLC

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Synaptic Biomarkers: Promise and Perils for Identifying and Using Them to Optimize Neuronal Health

Oct. 5, 2016 , 3:10 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Greg Valdez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Welcome to Virginia Tech

Oct. 5, 2016 , 8:15 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Tim Sands, Ph.D.

President, Virginia Tech

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Toward Understanding Differential Risk for Intellectual Disability: An Experimental Approach

Oct. 5, 2016 , 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

SorCS2 Regulates Dopaminergic Wiring and BDNF-Dependent Plasticity

Oct. 5, 2016 , 1:50 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Anders Nykjaer, M.D./Ph.D.

Professor of Medical Biochemistry; Director of the Lundbeck Foundation Research Centre MIND; Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience - DANDRITE; Nordic - EMBL Partnership of Molecular Medicine; Aarhus University, Denmark

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

A New Approach to Rapid Neurotransmitter Measurement in Humans During Active Cognition

Oct. 5, 2016 , 1:25 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

P. Read Montague, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor; Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Professor of Physics, Virginia Tech; Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow, The Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College, London

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Serotonin, Impulsivity, and Cue Reactivity: Preclinical and Clinical Studies

Oct. 5, 2016 , 11:25 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

F. Gerard Moeller, M.D.

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU); Director, VCU Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies and Director of Addiction Medicine; Director, C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research; Associate Vice President for Clinical Research

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Industry Perspectives: Bradley Miller, M.D./Ph.D.

Oct. 5, 2016 , 9:30 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Bradley Miller, M.D./Ph.D.

Senior Director, Tailored Therapeutics Neuroscience, Eli Lilly and Company

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Insulin Resistance and Neurodegeneration: Novel Mechanisms and Therapeutic Implications

Oct. 5, 2016 , 2:45 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Suzanne Craft, Ph.D.

Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research Program and Chief, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Genetic Basis of Major Depression

Oct. 5, 2016 , 9:05 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Jonathan Flint, M.D.

Professor-in-Residence, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine; and Senior Scientist, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Imaging Life at High Spatiotemporal Resolution

Oct. 6, 2016 , 7:45 p.m. at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Eric Betzig, Ph.D.

2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry and Group Leader, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Brain-Computer Interfaces for Basic Science

Oct. 6, 2016 , 3:20 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Byron Yu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Alex Valadka, M.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 9:40 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Alex Valadka, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Illuminating the Brain Circuits Underlying Cognitive Behavior in Animal Models

Oct. 6, 2016 , 8:30 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Karel Svoboda, Ph.D.

Co-Recipient, 2015 Grete Lundbeck European Brain Research Prize; Group Leader, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

How Glutamate and GABA Became Neurotransmitters

Oct. 6, 2016 , 8:45 p.m. at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Jon Storm-Mathisen, M.D./Ph.D.

Professor, Centre for Molecular Biology and Neuroscience, University of Oslo, Norway

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Proteomics and CRISPR/Cas Genome Editing Empower Deafness Research

Oct. 6, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Jung-Bum Shin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neuroscience, University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

The Molecular Control of Synaptic Plasticity and Its Importance for Precision Neuroscience

Oct. 6, 2016 , 3:45 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Clive Bramham, M.D./Ph.D.

Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Biomedicine and KG Jebsen Centre for Neuropsychiatric Disorders, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Critical Period-Like Plasticity in the Adult Brain

Oct. 6, 2016 , 1:25 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Eero Castren, M.D./Ph.D.

Director, Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki, Finland

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Decoding the Brain's Surface to Track Whole-Brain and Interior Brain Activity

Oct. 6, 2016 , 11:15 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Stephen LaConte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Associate Professor, Virginia Tech-Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

The NIH BRAIN Initiative: Achieving Precision in Interrogating and Modulating Brain Circuitry

Oct. 6, 2016 , 8:55 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Walter Koroshetz, M.D.

Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: James Ecklund, M.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 9:20 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

James Ecklund, M.D.

Chair, Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute, Inova Health System, Falls Church, VA; Professor of Neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University; and Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Jeff Elias, M.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 1:50 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Jeff Elias, M.D.

Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Erin Foff, Ph.D./M.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 2 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Erin Foff, Ph.D./M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Matricryptins Trigger Inhibitory Synapse Formation in the Developing Neocortex

Oct. 6, 2016 , 4:10 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Fox, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and Director of the VTCRI Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

The Role of Patterned Stimulation in Inducing Synaptic Plasticity in the Normal and Injured Brain

Oct. 6, 2016 , 10:50 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

Vice President of Health Sciences and Technology, Virginia Tech; Executive Director, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; and Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Anita Kablinger, M.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 2:20 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Anita Kablinger, M.D.

Carilion Clinic Program Director, General Psychiatry Training Program; Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Thor Willy Ruud Hansen, M.D./Ph.D., M.H.A., F.A.A.P.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 2:10 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Thor Willy Ruud Hansen, M.D./Ph.D., M.H.A, F.A.A.P.

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Oslo, Norway

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Clinicians' Panel: Tor Haugstad, M.D./Ph.D.

Oct. 6, 2016 , 9:30 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Tor Haugstad, M.D./Ph.D.

Neuroscience Chair of Clinic and Professor, Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital, Nesodden, Norway

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

The Lactate Receptor is Important for Brain Vascularization

Oct. 7, 2016 , 9:25 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Linda Hildegard Bergersen, Ph.D.

Professor of Physiology, University of Oslo, Norway, and Professor of Neurobiology of Aging, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Targeted Therapy to Disrupt Aberrant Glutamate Release from Glioma

Oct. 7, 2016 , 9:50 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Harald Sontheimer, Ph.D.

Professor/Director of the VTCRI Center for Glial Biology in Health, Disease and Cancer; I.D. Wilson Chair; and Executive Director of the Virginia Tech School of Neuroscience

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

Identifying Precise Pharmacological Targets for Aberrant Neuronal Cell Cycle Re-entry in Alzheimer's Disease

Oct. 7, 2016 , 11:10 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Lazo, Ph.D.

Harrison Distinguished Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Chemistry; Director, Fiske Drug Discovery Lab; University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

The 'Interactome' of HIV and Opiate Abuse: Glia as Architects of Amplified CNS Damage

Oct. 7, 2016 , 10:45 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Pamela Knapp, Ph.D.

Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

A New (Immune) Look into Neurological Disorders

Oct. 7, 2016 , 9 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Jonathan Kipnis, Ph.D.

Harrison Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience; Director, Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG), University of Virginia

Virginia Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference

5th International Conference on Glial Biology in Medicine

Oct. 16, 2016 at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Our Environment, Our Health, Our Future

Oct. 20, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Linda S. Birnbaum, PhD, DABT, ATS

Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and National Toxicology Program

Distinguished Public Lectures

Macrophage Apoptosis and Efferocytosis in Atherosclerosis: A Matter of Life and Death

Oct. 21, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

MacRae F. Linton, MD

Stephen and Mary Schillig Professor of Medicine; Professor of Pharmacology; Director, Vanderbilt Lipid Clinic & Laboratory; Director, Atherosclerosis Research Unit, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Novel Roles for Ikaros Zinc Finger Transcription Factors in T Helper Cell Differentiation

Oct. 28, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Ken Oestreich, PhD

Assistant Professor, VTCRI and Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology
Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Unmet Clinical Need and  Identification of Novel Therapeutics

Nov. 11, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Brian Annex, MD

Lantheus Medical Imaging Distinguished Professor
Professor and Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Virginia School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Synaptic, Spiking and Vascular Cortical Maps of Sensory Stimulus Selectivity

Nov. 22, 2016 , 1:25 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Prakash Kara

Associate Professor, Neuroscience and Ophthalmology, Medical University of South Carolina; Clemson Bioengineering

Special Seminars

Assembly and Maturation of Dengue and Zika Viruses

Dec. 9, 2016 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Richard J. Kuhn, PhD

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences Director
Director, Purdue Institute for Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Disease
Purdue University

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program