Edward A. Doisy Department of
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biochemistry Department Seminars and Events

The Seminar Schedule for 2014-2015 will be finalized and posted soon.
Journal Club Schedule 2014-2015
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
September
  • Biochemistry Seminar: The potency-insolubility conundrum in pharmaceuticals

    Sep

    8

    Speaker: Patrick Connelly, Ph.D., Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Amanda Koenig (977-9224; koeniga@slu.edu) and Mike Ryzhikov (977-9268; mryzhikov@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: DNA double-strand break responses, cancer and cancer therapy

    Sep

    15

    Speaker: Junran Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Susana Gonzalo, Ph.D. (977-9244; sgonzalo@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar: Bioactive sphigolipids as players in cardiac lipotoxicity

    Sep

    22

    Speaker: L. Ashley Cowart, Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Sep

    29

    Speaker: Jan Bieschke, Ph.D., Washington University-St. Louis Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yayala@slu.edu)
October
  • Biochemistry Seminar: Vitamin D regulation of HA signaling in TNBC

    Oct

    6

    Speaker: JoEllen Welsh, Ph.D., University at Albany-SUNY Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Susana Gonzalo, Ph.D. (977-9244; sgonzalo@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Oct

    13

    Speaker: Roberta Faccio, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Thomas Cho, Ph.D. (977-9284; ycho9@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: Importance of RNA metabolism in ALS

    Oct

    27

    Speaker: Emanuele Buratti, Ph.D., ICGEB, Trieste, Italy Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yayala@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Department Retreat

    Oct

    29

    Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Danforth Plant Science Center
    Hosts: Susana Gonzalo, Ph.D. (977-9244; sgonzalo@slu.edu) and Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu
November
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Nov

    3

    Speaker: Johnny Huard, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Susana Gonzalo, Ph.D. (977-9244; sgonzalo@slu.edu)
  • Robert E. Olson and Frontiers in Molecular Medicine Seminar:

    Nov

    6

    Speaker: Pier Paolo Pandolfi, M.D., Ph.D., Beth Israel Deaconess Cancer Center Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dale Dorsett, Ph.D. (977-9218; dorsettd@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Nov

    10

    Speaker: Adam Gehring, Ph.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Tomasz Heyduk, Ph.D. (977-9238; heydukt@slu.edu)
  • Wendell-Griffith Lecture:

    Nov

    17

    Speaker: Sarah Speigel, Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 9th Floor
    Host: Graduate Students of the Department of Biochemistry (977-9268; mryzhikov@slu.edu)
December
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Dec

    1

    Speaker: Jun Qin, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dorota Skowyra, Ph.D. (977-9280; skowyrad@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Dec

    8

    Speaker: Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Tomasz Heyduk, Ph.D. (977-9238; heydukt@slu.edu)
January
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Jan

    26

    Speaker: Edmiund Miller, Ph.D., Center for Heart & Lung Research, Manhasset, NY Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Thomas Cho, Ph.D. (977-9284; ycho9@slu.edu)
February
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Feb

    2

    Speaker: Eduardo Gorisman, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Frances Yap, Ph.D. (977-9241; myap1@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Feb

    16

    Speaker: Eric Greene, Ph.D., Columbia University Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Feb

    23

    Speaker: TBA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
March
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    2

    Speaker: Kausik Si, Ph.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yayala@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Mar

    9

    Speaker: Robert Kuske, M.D., Arizona Breast Cancer Specialists, Scottsdale, AZ Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 368
    Host: Sheryl Bicklein, M.D. (977-8647; sbicklei@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    16

    Speaker: TBA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host:
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Mar

    23

    Speaker: TBA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 368
    Host:
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    30

    Speaker: Michael Seidman, M.D., National Institute on Aging, NIH Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
April
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Apr

    6

    Speaker: Zhongsheng You, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Sergey Korolev, Ph.D. (977-9261; korolevs@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Apr

    10

    Speaker: Andre Nussenzweig, Ph.D., National Cancer Institute, NIH Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Susana Gonzalo, Ph.D. (977-9244; sgonzalo@slu.edu)
  • Cancer Center Seminar:

    Apr

    13

    Speaker: TBA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Ratna Ray, Ph.D. (977-7822; rayrb@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Apr

    20

    Speaker: Robert Baloh, M.D., Ph.D., Cedars-Sinai School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yayala@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Apr

    27

    Speaker: Victor Darley-Usmar, Ph.D., University of Alabama-Birmingham Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
May
  • Frontiers in Molecular Medicine Seminar:

    May

    7

    Speaker: Shelley Berger, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Education Union Auditorium
    Host: Dale Dorsett, Ph.D. (977-9218; dorsettd@slu.edu)