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January 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019
NIH Science Events
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Thursday, January 03, 2019
1/3 2:15 pm 3D Organization of Chromosomes and Transcription Factor Activity in Drosophila Embryos; Michael Stadler, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institute/University of California-Berkeley; 40; 1201-1203; Contact Info: 301-496-4480;
1/3 3:30 pm Neurobiology Interest Group Seminar Series: "Probing Pathways of Affective Touch: TMS, fMRI, and pharmacologic investigations of pleasant sensation"; Laura Case, PhD, NCCIH; 35; 610; Contact Info:

Monday, January 07, 2019
1/7 11:00 am Mechanical Signaling at the Cell Membrane; Zheng Shi, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Fellow , Department of Chemistry and Chemicial Biology, Harvard University; Building 50; 1328-1334; Contact Info: 301-496-3002 or 301-496-6887;
Videocast Event 1/7 12:00 pm Molecular Tricks to Avoid Pain and Hypoxic Brain Damage Learned from Extremophile Mammals; Gary Lewin, Ph.D., Group Leader, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine; Porter Neuroscience Bldg.; 35a/G620-630; Contact Info: 301-402-6613 or 301-435-2232;
1/7 3:00 pm Beyond the 3 Rs to a More Comprehensive Framework for Animal Research Ethics; David DeGrazia, Ph.D., Elton Prof Philosophy,GWU.& Senior Research Fellow, Dept of Bioethics, NIH; Building 45 (Natcher Building); D (lower level); Contact Info: 240 423-0886;

Tuesday, January 08, 2019
CME Credit 1/8 8:00 am The Clinical Neuroscience Grand Rounds: 8:30-9:00 Dr. Debra Ehrlich, TBD 9:00 - 10:00 Dr. Michael Okun, Advances in DBS; Dr. Debra Ehrlich, NINDS; Dr. Michael Okun, University of Florida College of Medicine; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Contact Info: 301.496.1561
1/8 11:00 am Developmental Regulation of Temporal Precision in the Mammalian Sound Localization Circuitry; Nace Golding, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Neuroscience, University of Texas at Austin; 35A; 640; Contact Info: 301.827.9014;
1/8 12:00 pm Setting Priorities at Human Replication Origins: a Role for Ubiquitin Ligases.; Dr. Mirit Aladjem, Senior Investigator, CCR; Building 37; Second Floor Conference Room; Contact Info: 301-768-3932;
1/8 12:00 pm Protein Trafficking & Organelle Dynamics monthly meetings; Chris Alexander, Ph.D., NHLBI; Stephanie Lehman and Chad Williamson, Ph.D., NICHD; Building 49; 1A51/1A59; Contact Info: 301-594-0845;
1/8 12:00 pm Unexpected Key Roles for Innate Immune Sensors in Normal Cell Physiology; Claudia Kemper, Ph.D., NHLBI; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Amphitheater ; Contact Info: 301-496-1801 or 301-496-7691;
Videocast Event 1/8 4:00 pm Demystifying Medicine: Ending the HIV/AIDS Pandemic: Follow the Science; (Anthony S. Fauci, MD NIAID); The Next Influenza Pandemic (Jeffery Taubenberger MD, PhD NIAID) ; Anthony S. Fauci, MD, Director, NIAID; Chief, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID, NIAID, NIH; Jeffery Taubenberger MD, Chief, Viral Pathogenesis and Evolution Section, NIAID, NIH; Building 50; Conference Room 1227; Contact Info:

Wednesday, January 09, 2019
1/9 11:00 am Living in the cold--neurobiology of hibernation; Dr. Wei Li, Seninor Investigator, NEI, NIH; Building 50; 1227/1233 Lobby; Contact Info: 301.451.2361;
1/9 11:00 am Molecular Strategies to Cure the First “Molecular Disease” Reach the Clinic for Sickle Cell Disease; John Tisdale, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Molecular and Clinical Hematology Branch, NHLBI, NIH; Building 50; 2328; Contact Info: 301-469-4645;
1/9 12:00 pm Antiviral Signaling During Pregnancy and the Fourth Trimester; Carolyn Coyne, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Building 33; 1N09; Contact Info: 301-761-1632;
CME CreditVideocast Event 1/9 12:00 pm CC Grand Rounds: Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers: Searching for a Breakthrough in the Golden Age of Traumatic Brain Injury Research; Patrick M. Kochanek, MD, MCCM, Ake N. Grenvik Professor of Critical , Care Medicine; Vice Chair, Department of Critical Care Medicine; , Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of University of Pittsburgh Medical ; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Amphitheater; Contact Info: 301-496-0080;
1/9 1:00 pm Candidate Seminar for a Tenure-Eligible Position in the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases; De'Broski Herbert, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Immunology, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine; Building 29B; Large Conference Room - 1st Floor; Contact Info: 301-496-0909;
CME CreditVideocast Event 1/9 3:00 pm Nonsense-mediated mRNA Decay in Health and Disease; Lynne E. Maquat , University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; 10; Masur Auditorium ; Contact Info: 301-594-6747;
Videocast Event 1/9 4:15 pm IIG Seminar Series: Inhibitor Mechanisms in Cancer and their Therapeutic Manipulation; Dario A.A. Vignali, PhD, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Auditorium; Contact Info: 240-760-6888;

Thursday, January 10, 2019
1/10 11:00 am Chromatin Regulation of DNA Replication During Development; Robert Duronio, Professor of Biology & Genetics, North Carolina-Chapel Hill; Building 50; 1227; Contact Info: 301-496-6125;
1/10 11:00 am General Anesthesia, Sleep, and Pain; Fan Wang, Ph.D., Professor, Duke University School of Medicine; 35; 1G600; Contact Info: 301-435-4541;
1/10 11:00 am Molecular and Evolutionary Strategies of Meibotic Cheating by Selfish Genetic Elements; Takashi Akera, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania; Building 50; 1328-1334; Contact Info: 301-451-1663;

Friday, January 11, 2019
1/11 10:00 am Assessing Bioenergetic and Metabolic Health in Translational Research; Dr. Victor Darley-Usmar, Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Building 549; Auditorium; Contact Info: 301-846-1298;
CME Credit 1/11 12:00 pm Interventional Pharmacoeconomics: A New Discipline for a Cost-Constrained Environment; Mark J. Ratain, M.D., Director, Center for Personalized Therapeutics, University of Chicago; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Amphitheater; Contact Info: 2407607756 or 3018466957;
Videocast Event 1/11 12:00 pm Translational Studies in Patients with Autoinflammatory Diseases..from Bedside to Bench and Back; Raphaela T. Goldbach-Mansky, M.D., M.H.S., Investigator, Translational Autoinflammatory Disease Studies Unit NIAID; Building 1 ; Wilson Hall ; Contact Info: 301-496-1921;
1/11 1:15 pm Understanding Leptin Physiology through Rare Disease Research; Rebecca Brown, M.D., M.H.Sc., Lasker Clinical Investigator, NIDDK; 10-CRC; FAES 1&2; Contact Info: 301-435-9267;
Videocast Event 1/11 3:00 pm CCR RNA Biology Initiative Seminar Series; Gary J. Bassell, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Cell Biology, Emory University School of Medicine; 35; Building 35, Room 640; Contact Info: 240-507-6273 or 2407607756;

Monday, January 14, 2019
1/14 9:00 am Uncovering and Characterizing Neural Circuits that Mediate Feeding Behavior; Amber Alhadeff, PhD, PostDoctoral Researcher, University Of Pennsylvania; 10; 9S233; Contact Info: 301-827-0960 or 301-827-1481;
1/14 10:00 am 3D Organization of Chromosomes and Transcription Factor Activity in Drosophila Embryos; Michael Stadler, Ph.D., Post-doctoral researcher, Howard Hughes Medical Institute/University of California; Building 50; 1227- Lobby side; Contact Info: 301-496-2098;
1/14-1/15 10:00 am Micro-CT Workshop; Brian Foster, Assistant Professor, Ohio State University College of Dentistry; Michael Philcock, Manager, AnalyzeDirect; Building 30; 117 (Day 1), 418 (Day 2); Contact Info: 301.594.0589 or 301.496.1244;
Videocast Event 1/14 12:00 pm Functional synaptic architecture of primary visual cortex; David Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., Chief Exec. Office, Res. Group Leader and Scientific Director, Max Planck Florida Inst. For Neuroscience; Porter Neuroscience Bldg.; 35a/G620-630; Contact Info: 301-594-3238 or 301-435-2232;
1/14 1:00 pm Candidate Seminar for a Tenure-Eligible Position in the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases; P'ng Loke, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology, NYU School of Medicine; Building 29B; Large Conference Room - 1st Floor; Contact Info: 301-496-0909;
1/14 3:30 pm Diabetes/Metabolism Interest Group; Laura Fletcher, Brown fat differences between men and women, The Chen group, DEOB, NIDDK; Xiangbo Ruan, Human long non-coding RNAs regulated by GWAS loci of metabolic disorders, The Cao group, CB, NHLBI; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Solarium Conference Room 9S233 (old Bunim Room); Contact Info: 443-956-5021;

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
CME Credit 1/15 8:00 am The Clinical Neuroscience Grand Rounds: 8:30-9:00 Dr. TBD, TBD 9:00 - 10:00 Dr. Alison Goate, Molecular Mechanisms of Alzheimer Disease; TBD, TBD; Dr. Alison Goate, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Building 10 (Clinical Center); Contact Info: 301.496.1561
1/15 9:00 am Molecular Basis of Sympathetic Innervation o