Seminar Series Spring 2016


Nebraska East Union
Seminars are held at 12:00 noon unless otherwise noted.   
These are brown bag lunch seminars with dessert and beverages provided.  Check for updated room assignments posted in the Union the date of the seminar.

January 20, 2016

Dr. Yuguo Lei
CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING
UNL

Talk Title: "“Large scale manufacture of human pluripotent stem cells and their derivatives for regenerative medicine”"

Website: http://leilab.unl.edu/

February 3, 2016

Dr. Sathish Kuman Natarajan
NUTRITION AND HEALTH SCIENCES
UNL

Talk Title: "“FoxO3 Increases miR‐34a to Cause Palmitate‐induced Cholangiocyte Lipoapoptosis”"

February 17, 2016

Dr. Audrey Atkin
SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
UNL

Talk Title: "No More Nonsense: Protection of wild type mRNAs from nonsense-mediated mRNA decay"

Website: http://biosci.unl.edu/audrey-atkin

March 2, 2016

Dr. Ed Harris
DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY
UNL

Talk Title: "“Differences in early events of alcohol and non‐alcohol fatty liver”"

March 16, 2016

Dr. Rich Simerly
CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES

Talk Title: "“Critical Periods in Development of Hypothalamic Neural Circuitry”"

Website: http://ngp.usc.edu/faculty/profile/?fid=60

March 30, 2016

Dr. Aaron Mackey
CENTER FOR PUBLIC HEALTH GENOMICS
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

Talk Title: "“Recapitulation of Human Liver Disease in a Physiologically Relevant in vitro Model”"

Website: cphg.virginia.edu

April 13, 2016

Dr. Sharon Donovan
FOOD SCIENCE AND HUMAN NUTRITION
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, URBANA

Talk Title: "“Early life demographic and nutritional predictors of child overweight at 12 months of life in the STRONG kids Cohort”"

Website: http://fshn.illinois.edu/directory/sdonovan