Past Events: 2020-01

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 12:15pm

“Exit strategies:

Regulation of S1P gradients in inflammation”

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:30pm
Timothy Curran - Ross - Extra-ocular Myositis in a 9-month-old Mixed Breed Dog

Nycole Cole - "Acute Lymphoid Leukemia in a 2-year-old English Bulldog"

Stephie-Ann Duliepre - "Feline Injection-Site Sarcoma in a 9-year-old Cat"
Robert Ciardullo - Moderator
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

"The Long-legged Mouse and the Impossible Hybrid - The Gentics of Evolutionary Change"

Frank Chan, BA, PhD, Research Group Leader, Friedrich Miescher Laboratory, Max Planck Institute, Tubingen, Germany

Lunch is provided on a first come, first serve basis

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 9:00am

Dahihm Kim

Special Committee:  Dr. Andrew White (chair), Dr. Robert Weiss, Dr. Brian Rudd, Dr. Praveen Sethupathy


Alison Stout

Special Committee:  Dr. Gary Whittaker (chair), Dr. Hector Aguilar-Carreno, Dr. Saurabh Mehta, Dr. Gerlinde Van de Walle

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 4:00pm

Sarah Beck, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Assistant Professor of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

"Lymphocytic meningitis in ART-suppressed SIV-infected macaques"

Hosted by Dr. Katie Kelly

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 3:30pm

"If there is no water, we cannot feed our children": Consequences of water insecurity on maternal and child nutrition and health.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join us for a presentation by Dr. Katherine McClure, a disease ecologist interested in applying quantitative methods to better understand and control infectious diseases, entitled "Wolbachia for the Birds: Novel Vector Control Methods to Suppress Mosquitoes and Reduce Mosquito-Borne Avian Disease in Hawai’i." Techniques for landscape-level vector suppression are urgently needed to prevent the extinction of more than a dozen native Hawaiian bird species and to preserve a unique biological and cultural...

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join us for a talk with Dr. Katherine McClure, Ph.D., Atkinson Postdoctoral Fellow with the Cornell Wildlife Health Center. She will be presenting on her current research, "Wolbachia for the Birds: Novel Vector Control Methods to Suppress Mosquitoes and Reduce Mosquito-Borne Avian Disease in Hawai’i."

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 12:15pm

Fishing for DNA in New York City: Discovering what lives in New York Harbor and nearby ocean with environmental DNA”

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 10:00am

Please join us in celebrating Erik's accomplishments as he presents a seminar on the results of his PhD thesis research entitled:


Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:00am

Please join us in celebrating Sabrina's accomplishments as she presents a seminar on the results of her PhD thesis research entitled: 


Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 4:30pm

Dana Alazzeh - Ross - "Feline Immunodeficiency Virus in a 4-year-old Indoor/Outdoor Male Neutered Domestic Shorthaired Cat"

Danielle Schafer - Ross - "Immune-mediated Myositis in a Quarter Horse Filly"

Colin Chik - "Medical Management of Chronic Hepatopathy in a 14-year-old Labrador Retriever"

Meghan Skelly - "Endometritis in a 24-year-old Hanoverian Mare"

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:00am

Maria Font

Special Committee:  Dr. Holger Sondermann (chair), Dr. Joseph Fromme, Dr. Pamela Chang, Dr. Carolyn Sevier


Laura Keller

Special Committee:  Dr. Lisa Fortier (chair), Dr. Cynthia Leifer, Dr. Elia Tait Wojno, Dr. Gerlinde Van de Walle

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 12:00pm

 "State of the Institute"  Dr. Scott Coonrod, Director, Baker Institute

Lunch provided on a first come first basis

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

"The Ethics of Advanced Veterinary Care: Reflections from a Palliative Care Veterinarian."  Presented by Lisa Moses, VMD, DACVIM, CVMA, Pain and Palliative Care Specialist, MSPCA-Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston, MA.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:00am

Felicity Emerson

Special Committee:  Dr. Siu Sylvia Lee (chair), Dr. Andrew Grimson, Dr. Chun Han, Dr. Paul Soloway


Adam Francisco

Special Committee:  Dr. Praveen Sethupathy (chair), Dr. Scott Coonrod, Dr. Robert Weiss, Dr. Claudia Fischbach

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 9:00am

Esteban Flores-Cortes

Special Committee:  Dr. Luis Schang (chair), Dr. Colin Parrish, Dr. Cedric Feschotte, Dr. Gerlinde Van de Walle


Jessica Gomes Noll

Special Committee:  Dr. Diego Diel (chair)