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Spinal Cord Injury 2017: Translational Approaches to Mechanistic Studies
WHEN: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.salk.edu/events/science-events/spinal-cord-injury-2017
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

The Renato Dulbecco Lecture

WHEN: Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Hans Clevers
Hubrecht Institute
TALK TITLE: Stem cell-grown organoids and human disease
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Denis Jabaudon
University of Geneva, Switzerland
TALK TITLE: Dynamic control of neuronal diversity in the developing neocortex
HOST: Eiman Azim
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Monday, March 13, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Tasuku Honjo
Medical Scientist
Professor, Kyoto University, Japan
2016 Kyoto Prize Winner
TALK TITLE: Cancer Immunotherapy by Blockade of the Lymphocyte Surface Receptor PD-1
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T Prebys Auditorium

March of Dimes

WHEN: Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Tony Movshon
Center for Neural Science
New York University
TALK TITLE: Brain mechanisms of visual form perception
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Susan Gasser
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Switzerland
TALK TITLE: The Role of H3K9me in Repressing and Stabilizing Tandem Repeats in Metazoan Genomes
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: George Sugihara
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Nachum Ulanovsky
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Kenta Asahina
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Lecture of the Month / Postponed – new date to be determined

WHEN: Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Joanne Chory
Salk Institute
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Saket Navlakha
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

First Friday Seminar Series

WHEN: Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Diana Bautista
University of California, Berkeley
TALK TITLE: Neural control of inflammatory itch and pain
HOSTS: Axel Nimmerjahn and Ye Zheng
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Elliott Meyerowitz
California Institute of Technology
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Julie Law
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Wolfgang Baumeister
Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Martin Hetzer
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Anna Bakardjiev
University of California, San Francisco
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Clodagh O’Shea
LOCATION: Trustees Room

The Wylie Vale Memorial Lecture

WHEN: Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Larry Steinman
Standford Medicine
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Nicholas E. Navin
MD Anderson Cancer Center
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Geoffrey Wahl
LOCATION: Trustees Room

The Leslie Orgel Memorial Lecture

WHEN: Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Peter Dervan
California Institute of Technology
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

First Friday Seminar Series

WHEN: Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Diana Bautista
University of California, Berkeley
TALK TITLE: Neural control of inflammatory itch and pain
HOSTS: Axel Nimmerjahn and Ye Zheng
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Spinal Cord Injury 2017: Translational Approaches to Mechanistic Studies
WHEN: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.salk.edu/events/science-events/spinal-cord-injury-2017
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

Joanne Chory – Salk Institute/Postponed – new date to be determined

WHEN: Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Saket Navlakha
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

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