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Academy of Arts & Sciences: Jessica Meir

WHEN:Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.
SPEAKER:Jessica Meir, Astronaut, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
TALK TITLE:A Conversation with Astronaut Jessica Meir and Brian Keating, Chancellor’s Professor of Physics at the University of California, San Diego
HOST:American Academy of Arts & Sciences, San Diego Program Committee
LOCATION:Virtual, but must register by December 1, 2020.

Thursday Seminar Series: Ananda Goldrath

WHEN:Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER:Ananda Goldrath, PhD, UC San Diego
TALK TITLE:Transcriptional Regulation of T Cell Immunity to Infection and Tumors
HOSTS:Susan Kaech, Ye Zheng

Thursday Seminar Series: Xiaowei Zhuang

WHEN:Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER:Xiaowei Zhuang, PhD, Harvard University
TALK TITLE:Illuminating Biology at the Nanoscale and Genome Scale by Imaging
HOST:Alan Sagaltelian

Guillemin Lecture: Michael Rosen

WHEN:Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
SPEAKER:Michael Rosen, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
TALK TITLE:Cell Organization Through Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation
HOSTS:Joseph Noel, Alan Saghatelian

Thursday Seminar Series: Paola Arlotta

WHEN:Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER:Paola Arlotta, PhD, Harvard University
TALK TITLE:Understanding Brain Development and Disease: From Embryos to Organoids
HOST:Eiman Azim

Salk T32 Cancer Symposium
WHEN:February 19, 2021
HOSTS:Susan Kaech, Edward Stites and Jan Karlseder

Challenging Neurodegeneration Symposium
WHEN:The Challenging Neurodegeneration Symposium has been postponed until Spring 2021.
HOST:Nicola Allen
LOCATION:Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

2020 Cell Cycle Meeting
WHEN:The 2020 Cell Cycle Meeting has been postponed until June 2021.
HOST:Tony Hunter
LOCATION:Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

2020 Post-translational Regulation of Cell Signaling (PRCS) Meeting
WHEN:PRCS 2020 will be postponed until August 2021.
HOST:Tony Hunter
LOCATION:Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium