Career Perspectives in the Pharmaceutical Industry for Biochemistry Graduates

Thurs, June 16, 2016, AHC4-402, 12:30-1:30 pm

Dr. Alesandro Marangon of Novartis


Manganese-induced Parkinsonism and Alzheimer's-like pathology in Non-Human Primates: Implications to Human Neurological Disease

Wed, May 18, 2016, AHC4-101, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Dr. Tomas R. Guilarte, Dean of the FIU Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work


Lilly Open Innovation Drug Discovery (OIDD) Program Webinar

Fri, May 13, 2016, AHC4-402, 12:45 pm - 2:30 pm

Sharon Semones, External Environment, Search and Evaluate, Discovery Chemistry, Open Innovation Drug Discovery Program, Eli Lilly and Company


NSF Program Director Workshop

Fri, April 29, 2016, Marc Pavilion, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Some random and some not-so random experiments in self-assembly

Thurs, April 14, 2016, WC-130, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Milan Stojanvic, Columbia University


A Vesicle-associated Tyrosine Phosphatase PTP-MEG2 Regulates TrkA Transport and Signal Transduction

Fri, April 8, 2016, PG5-155, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Guangpu Li, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Homologous Recombination Repair as an Anticancer Target

Tues, Mar. 29, 2016, AHC1-110, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Dr. Miguel A. Villalona, Chief Scientific Officer, Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida


BRAF in Melanoma: From Therapeutic Response to Resistance

Mon, Mar. 28, 2016, AHC4-402, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Dr. Keiran Smalley, Moffitt Cancer Center


Collision Induced Unfolding: A New Paradigm in Protein Stability Measurements

Tues, Mar. 22,2016, WC-130, 12:00pm - 1:00 pm

Brandon Ruotolo, University of Michigan


New England Biolabs: From Humble Beginnings to Leadership in Driving Research

Fri, Mar. 4, 2016, WC-130, 12:00pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Peter Nathan, New England Biolabs


Base excision repair, ADP-ribosylation and NAD metabolism converge for genome maintenance

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, PG5-153, 11:00am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Robert Sobol, University of South Alabama


NIH Funding Programs and Resources Seminar for Academic Innovators and Entrepreneurs

Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, WC-130, 9:00am - 12:00 pm


Building a Biological Foundry for Next-generation Synthetic Biology

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, AHC3-205, 11:00am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Huimin Zhao from the University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign will host lecture

Lunch and Q&A’s with Chemistry Alumni in Pharmaceutical Industry

Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, AHC4-402, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Stefan K. F. Schwabe ’74, FIU Chemistry Alumni in Industry


In vivo access to biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease by magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, WC-130, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Dr. Alia Matysik from the University of Leipzig, Germany


tRNA methylation: A mechanism of regulation of gene expression

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, WC-130, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Dr. Ya-Ming Hou, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Thomas Jefferson University


DNA Repair and Genome Stability Symposium

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, WC-130, 1:30-4:30 pm


DNA repair as a double-edged sword: The role of different DNA repair pathways in causing the mutation responsible for Fragile X Syndrome

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, AHC3-205, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Dr. Karen Usdin, Chief of Gene Structure and Disease Section at the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)/National Institutes of Health (NIH)


AMSF Fall 2015 Users Meeting

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, WC-130, 10:30am - 12:30pm


Location, Location, Location, and Genetics! Elemental profiles reveal insights into how crop plants adapt to their environment

Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, WC-130, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Dr. Ivan Baxter, USDA Research Scientist at Donald Danforth Plant Science Center


Ebola virus and Marburg virus use different modes of lipid gymnastics to assemble and form new viral particles

Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, OE 134, 1:30pm -2:30pm

Dr. Rob Stahelin, Navari Family Scholar and Associate Professor of Biochemistry at Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend and an Adjunct Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame.


Career Experience of a Biochemist in Industry

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, AHC4-402, 12pm- 1pm

Dr. Patricia Weber, CSO & Founding Partner, Imiplex


De Novo Designed Metalloproteins: From Heavy Metal Binding to Redox Catalysis

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, WC-130, 12pm- 1pm

Dr. Vincent Pecoraro, John T. Groves Collegiate Professor, Department of Chemistry at the University of Michigan


In the War Against Solid Tumors Arsenic Trioxide Need Partners

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, WC-130, 12pm- 1pm

Dr. Subbarayan R. Pochi, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Novel Contrast Mechanisms for MR Imaging of Cancer

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, AHC 2-170, 1pm - 2pm

Dr. Gigi Galiana, Assistant Professor, Diagnostic Radiology Yale School of Medicine


Horizon 2020 Workshop

Thursday, Sep. 24, 2015, AHC4-402, 11am - 1:15pm

Dr. Olaf Heilmayer, Head of Unit, German Aerospace Center, Multilateral Cooperation, Monitoring, European and International Cooperation, Bonn, Germany

Vera Kammann, DLR Project Management Agency, European and International Cooperation