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11th Annual Salk Institute, Fondation IPSEN, and Science Symposium on Biological Complexity: RNA Biology
WHEN: January 25-27, 2017
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.salk.edu/events/science-events/salk-ipsen-science-2017
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Venki Ramakrishnan
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, United Kingdom
TALK TITLE: The Termination of Translation in Bacteria and Eukaryotes
HOST: Inder Verma
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Kenneth Harris
University College London, United Kingdom
TALK TITLE: Deciphering the Visual Cortical Code with 10,000-neuron Recordings
HOST: Ed Callaway
LOCATION: Trustees Room

First Friday Seminar Series

WHEN: Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Alla Karpova
HHMI / Janelia Research Campus
TALK TITLE: Decision-making under uncertainty: Probing the neural basis of mental models
HOST: Eiman Azim
LOCATION: Trustees Room

WHEN: Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Steve Gygi
Harvard Medical School
TALK TITLE: Lessons From a Five-year Journey to Chart a Proteome-wide Protein Interaction Network
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Lecture of the Month

WHEN: Friday, February 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Rusty Gage
Salk Institute
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Sreekanth Chalasani
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

WHEN: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Ivan Dikic
Professor and Director
Institute of Biochemistry II
Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Goethe University
TALK TITLE: Novel Ubiquitination Cascade – from Chemistry to Biology
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

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: TBA
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: TBA
HOST: Eiman Azim
LOCATION: Trustees Room

March of Dimes

WHEN: Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Tony Movshon
NYU/Center for Neural Science
TALK TITLE: TBA
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: Histone H3 K9 Methylation Stabilizes Repetitive Genomes: Impact on Cancer and Evolution
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

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

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, February 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Alla Karpova
HHMI / Janelia Research Campus
TALK TITLE: Decision-making under uncertainty: Probing the neural basis of mental models
HOST: Eiman Azim
LOCATION: Trustees Room

11th Annual Salk Institute, Fondation IPSEN, and Science Symposium on Biological Complexity: RNA Biology
WHEN: January 25-27, 2017
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.salk.edu/events/science-events/salk-ipsen-science-2017
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

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

Rusty Gage – Salk Institute

WHEN: Friday, February 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
TALK TITLE: TBA
HOST: Sreekanth Chalasani
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

Joanne Chory – Salk Institute

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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