Current Events and Seminars

Welcome to the CDT Seminar Series!

The Spring 2023 CDT Seminar Series will be held in person at the Parker Petit Science Center, Room 124.

Spring 2023 Seminar Series

Photo Details Speaker Organization Speech Title
Dr. Gary Piazza headshot Feb 1
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Gary Piazza Auburn University; Harrison College of Pharmacy A Novel Dual-acting RAS/B-catenin Inhibitor
Dr. David Crich headshot Feb 15
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. David Crich University of Georgia; Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Hydroxalogs
Dr. Hong Zhou headshot Feb 22
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Hong Zhou UCLA; Microbiology, Geneology and Molecular Genetics Capturing Cell Entry, RNA Transcription and Virion Assembly of Viruses by cryoEM
Dr. Haidong Gu headshot Mar 8
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Haidong Gu Wayne State University; Department of Biological Sciences TBA
Dr. Huiwang Ai headshot Mar 22
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Huaiwang Ai University of Virgina; School of Medicine Illuminate Brain Signaling with Genetically Encoded Molecular Lanterns
Dr. Daniel Huddleston headshot Mar 29
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Daniel Huddleston Emory University; School of Medicine TBA
Dr. Stephen Ragsdale headshot Apr 12
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Stephen Ragsdale University of Michigan; Medical School The Role of Heme Oxygenase in Regulating Heme Homeostasis, Heme Bioavailability and CO Metabolism
Dr. Jian Liu headshot Apr 19
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Jian Liu University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Eschelman School of Pharmacy Developing Heparan Sulfate-based Therapeutics
Dr. Dipanjan Pan headshot May 10
4:00-5:00 PM
PSC 124
Dr. Dipanjan Pan Pennsylvania State University; College of Earth and Mineral Science Molecular Mole for Photon Counting CT and Gene Editing Applications

Fall 2022, Seminar Series

Photo Details Speaker Organization Speech Title
Dr. Wei Zhou headshot Sep 14
4:00-5:00pm
PSC 124
Dr. Wei Zhou Emory University; Department of Hematology & Medical Oncology Developing Clinically-relevant Models to Target Lung Cancers with LKB1-mutation
Dr. Zheng-Rong Lu Sep 21
4:00-5:00PM
PSC 124
Dr. Zheng-Rong Lu Case Western Reserve University; Case School of Engineering Targeting Tumor Extracellular Matrix for Precision Cancer Imaging and Therapy
Dr. Suzanne Lapi headshot Oct 19
4:00-5:00PM
PSC 124
Dr. Suzanne Lapi University of Alabama at Birmingham; Heersink School of Medicine From Isotopes to Images: Applications of PET Radiometals for Nuclear Medicine
Dr. Dipanjan Pan headshot Nov 9
4:00-5:00PM
PSC 124
Dr. Dipanjan Pan Pennsylvania State University; Deparment of Materials Science and Engineering Molecular Mole for Photon Counting CT and Gene Editing Applications
Dr. Saverio Gentile headshot Nov 16
4:00-5:00PM
PSC 124
Dr. Saverio Gentile Medical University of South Carolina; College of Medicine Targeting Potassium Ion Channels Unveils Cancer Vulnerability: From Bench Science to Precision Medicine