Department of Biomedical Sciences


Schedule

Seminars are held every Wednesday in Morrison Hall – Room 348 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm unless otherwise noted.

 

More Information

May Lovelace

Administrative Assistant
Biomedical Sciences
mrl34@cornell.edu
Phone: 607-253-3840

Click HERE for a .pdf of this semester's Seminar Schedule.

Reproductive Physiology/Endocrinology Seminar Series - Fall 2014

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Alyssa Cornelius
Undergraduate Student - Cohen Laboratory
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

Investigating the Role of FANCJ in Mammalian Germ Cell Development
Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen, 253-4301

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Sachi Horibata
Graduate Student - Coonrod Laboratory
Baker Institute for Animal Health
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

Involvement of PAD2 in Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition in Ductal Carcinoma in situ Cells
Hosted by Dr. Scott Coonrod, 256-5657

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Jenny Sones, DVM
Graduate Student - Davisson Laboratory
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

Inhibition of Dysregulated Uterine COX2 Ameliorates Fetal Growth Restriction in BPH/5 Preeclamptic Mice
Hosted by Dr. Joanne Fortune, 253-3466, and Dr. Robin Davisson, 253-3537

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Jen Nagashima
Graduate Student - Travis Laboratory
Baker Institute for Animal Health
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

Activin in Action: Understanding Domestic Dog Folliculogenesis
Hosted by Dr. Alex Travis, 256-5600

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RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH 12th
Melissa Toledo
Graduate Student - Cohen Laboratory
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY
Investigating the Role of CNTD1 During Prophase I of Mammalian Meiosis
Hosed by Dr. Paula Cohen, 253-4301

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
No Seminar Scheduled

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Mark Roberson, PhD

Professor of Physiology and Chair
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

The Secret Life of Gonadotropes: GnRH signaling and inside out ATP metabolism.
Hosted by Dr. Susan Suarez, 253-3589

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Dr. Brent Woodward
Associate Vice President of Research
Cooperative Resources International
Shawano, WI

Impact of Genomics on the AI Industry
Hosted by Dr. Susan Suarez, 253-3589

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Heinrich Lob, PhD

Research Scientist
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY

The Role of the Adaptive Immune System in Preeclampsia
Hosted by Dr. Robin Davisson, 253-3537

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Melissa Toledo
Graduate Student - Cohen Laboratory
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University - College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY
Investigating the Role of CNTD1 During Prophase I of Mammalian Meiosis
Hosed by Dr. Paula Cohen, 253-4301

Friday, March 21, 2014
Molecular Biology and Genetics Seminar Series
* please note different day and location
- G10 Biotechnology Building
Richard Cardullo, PhD
Professor of Biology
Department of Biology
University of California - Riverside
Riverside, CA

Building and Kickstarting the Male Gamete: Spermatogenesis and Motility Regulation in Insect Sperm
Hosted by Dr. Mariana Wolfner, 254-4801

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Chih-kuan Tung, PhD

Postdoctorate Associate - Wu Laboratory
Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering
Cornell University - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca, NY

Surface Topography and Fluid Flow Provide a Preferential Pathway through the Cervix for Sperm
Hosted by Dr. Susan Suarez, 253-3589

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
No Seminar - Spring Break

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Sydney A. Asdell Lecture Series
Michael Smith, PhD

Professor
Department of Animal Science
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO

Follicular Determinants of Pregnancy Establishment and Maintenance in Beef Cattle
Hosted by Dr. Joanne Fortune, 253-3466, and Dr. Pat Johnson, 255-3077

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Dale Buck Hales, PhD

Professor and Chair
Department of Physiology
Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Southern Illinois School of Medicine
Carbondale, IL

The Two Faces of Flax: Prevention and Suppression of Ovarian Cancer
Hosted by Dr. Mark Roberson, 253-3336, and Dr. Joanne Fortune, 253-3466

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Barry Ball, DVM PhD

Gluck Equine Research Center
Department of Veterinary Science
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Title Anti-Müllerian Hormone in Equids: A predictive endocrine marker for ovarian tumors, ovarian reserve, and cryptorchidism.
Hosted by Dr. Rob Gilbert, 253-3435

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Janice Evans, PhD

Associate Professor Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD

Membrane and Cortical Dynamics in Mammalian Eggs: Implications for reproductive success and euploidy in embryos.
Hosted by Dr. Susan Suarez, 253-3589

Friday, May 9, 2014
Molecular Biology and Genetics Seminar Series
* please note different day and location - G10 Biotechnology Building
Dr. Lukas Schärer

Lecturer
Zoological Institute
Universität Basel
Basel, Switzerland

Of Fluorescent Sperm in a Transparent Flatworm: Using Functional Genomics to Study Sex in a Simultaneous Hermaphrodite
Hosted by Dr. Mariana Wolfner, 254-4801