2015-2016 Distinguished Lecture Series

Seminars are Wednesdays 11am in the Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility Auditorium. Student and post-doc lunch with speaker following seminar is in Tupper Hall Room 2433. Journal club discussing speaker's research Tuesday prior at noon is in Tupper Hall Room 2433.

Contact: Jon Sack <jsack@ucdavis.edu>, Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy <yarovoy@ucdavis.edu>.

October 19, 2015 
Lecture: “Moving and grooving of glutamate receptors”
Speaker: Dr. Vasanthi Jayaraman, Professor with the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology , University of Texas Medical School


November 02, 2015 
Lecture: “Structural basis of Nav1.7 inhibition by an isoform-selective small molecule antagonist”
Speaker: Dr. David Hackos, Senior Scientist at Genentech, San Francisco.


December 01, 2015 
Lecture: “Genetic dissection of KCNQ2 and KCNQ3 function in the cortex”
Speaker: Dr. Anastasios Tzingounis, Associate Professor in the Department of Department of Physiology & Neurobiology, at the University of Connecticut.


December 07, 2015 
Lecture: “Metabolic plasticity of beta cells in Diabetes”
Speaker:: Dr. Anil Bhushan, Professor with UCSF School of Medicine, Diabetes Center

April 07, 2016
: "TBA"
Speaker: Gregory Bix, U Kentucky
Host: Martha E. O'Donnell

April 11, 2016
4:00 PM
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: Stephen Waxman, Yale
Host: Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy

April 14, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: "TBA"

April 21, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: Darleen Sandoval, U Michigan
Host: Karen Ryan

April 28, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: Leslie Leinwand, U Colorado
Host: Keith Baar

May 05, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: Adam Cohen, Harvard
Host: Jon Sack

May 19, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: "TBA"

May 23, 2016
Lecture: "TBA"
Speaker: "TBA"

May 26, 2016
: "TBA"
Speaker: "TBA"