Past Events

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 12:00pm

Bettina Wagner, DVM, Dr. vet. med. Habil, Chair, Professor of Immunology, Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences.

"Mucosal immunity during EHV-1 infection - mechanisms of defense and protection"

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

Kyeong-OK Chang, DVM, MS, PhD, Professor, Virology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University

"Coronavirus 3C-like protease as a therapeutic target"

Friday, November 19, 2021 - 12:15pm

Emerging deadly viruses and their glycoproteins-From viral entry to vaccines and antivirals

Hector Aguilar-Carreno, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 12:00pm

Raina K. Plowright

Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Department of Microbiology & Cell Biology,
Montana State University

Dr. Plowright conducts transdisciplinary research on the dynamics of diseases that connect animal and human populations. Her research group focuses on pathogens that are considered high priorities by the World Health Organization, including henipaviruses and coronaviruses, as well as wildlife-pathogen systems that have conservation implications....

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 4:00pm

Heather Feaga, Cornell University

Stalling ribosomes to speed up the search for new antibiotics

Host: Craig Altier

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Friday, November 12, 2021 - 12:15pm

The immune system in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: one cell at a time

Andrew Grimson, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Biology & Genetic
College of Arts & Sciences
Cornell University

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 4:00pm

Romney Humphries, Vanderbilt University

Bringing modernized susceptibility testing to the clinic: Progress and pitfalls

Host: Lars Westblade

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Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 3:00pm



Christina Towers, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory
Salk Institute of Biological Studies

“Mechanisms to Circumvent Autophagy Inhibition”

Hosted by Dr. Praveen Sethupathy

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 8:00am

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 4:00pm

Andrew Lovering, University of Birmingham

Using structural biology to understand the bacterial predator Bdellovibrio

Host: Kelsi Sandoz

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 12:00am

Postponed until Fall 2022

Dr. Alexander Rudensky is an internationally acclaimed scientist and is considered the world’s leading authority on a subset of blood cells that are critical for the regulation of the body’s response to pathogens. The study of these cells, known as regulatory T cells, has provided important insights into the fundamental biology of the immune system. Recent data indicate that targeted manipulation of these cells represent a novel and important therapeutic tool that will have far-ranging implications for human health. Rudensky will...

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

Learn more about how MPH students work with organizations to improve public health around the world!

Join us in the CVM atrium from 1:00-2:30 on October 29, 2021 for a poster showcase of public health students' work in the field! Students will be available with their posters to talk to attendees about their projects, public health skills, and impact.

Each year, MPH students apply the skills they've learned in coursework to...

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 12:15pm

Putting the spotlight on the molecular choreography of viral RNAs

Alex Borodavka, PhD
Sir Henry Dale Research Fellow
Department of Biochemistry
University of Cambridge

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:00pm

Barbara Kazmierczak, Yale University

Understanding “intrinsic resistance” in Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Host: Kyu Rhee

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

Dr. Stirling Churchman

Associate Professor of Genetics

Harvard Medical School

"From the Nucleus to Mitochondria: The Global Orchestration of gene Expression"


Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

Caroline Zeiss, PhD, Professor of Comparative Medicine, Chief of Pathology, Comparative Medicine, Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Yale University School of Medicine

"Rats, Hamsters and COVID-19"

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:00pm

There are many forms of colic. To determine the type of colic and appropriate course of treatment requires a thorough workup. Tate Morris, D.V.M '16 will take us through the multifaceted colic workup and share what questions your vet is seeking to answer, why and how to answer them.

The seminar audience keeps growing and we hope you will join equine enthusiasts from around the world who are tuning in for this quality educational experience brought to you by Cornell's Equine Hospital,...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 4:00pm

Department of Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series

Alissa Armstrong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Department of Biological Sciences
University of South Carolina

"Examining fat-to-ovary communication using Drosophila melanogaster as a model"


Hosted by Dr. Praveen Sethupathy

TUESDAY, OCT 19, 2021
4:00 - 5:00 PM LECTURE

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

Gilad Barshad, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, Charles Danko Lab, Baker Institute, Cornell University

"The loop of fortune: on the relationship between chromatin loops and transcriptional regulation"