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Guillemin Lecture: Jeff Kelly

WHEN: Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Jeff Kelly, The Scripps Research Institute
TALK TITLE: Pharmacologic Adaptation of Protein Homeostasis to Ameliorate Degenerative Diseases
HOST: Joseph Noel and Alan Saghatelian
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

The 31st Annual Usha Mahajani Symposium On Molecular Medicine: Cancer And Aging
WHEN: Friday, September 6, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.mahajanisymposium.com
More Information: Patti Strasberg, info@ccmeetings.com

Salk Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
WHEN: September 7, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SPONSORS: Salk Women & Science program and Salk Office of Equity & Inclusion
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION: www.salk.edu/wikipedia

Thursday Seminar Series: Jay Shendure

WHEN: Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Jay Shendure, University of Washington School of Medicine
TALK TITLE: Global, Single Cell Views of Development
HOST: Graham McVicker
LOCATION: Trustees Room

2019 Salk Integrative Biology Symposium
WHEN: September 12 – 13, 2019
HOSTS: Wolfgang Busch, Graham McVicker, Saket Navlakha, Tatyana Sharpee and Ed Stites
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: www.salk.edu/integrative-bio-2019/

Thursday Seminar Series: Benoit Bruneau

WHEN: Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Benoit Bruneau, University of California, San Francisco
TALK TITLE: Transcriptional Regulation of Cardiogenesis
HOST: Diana Hargreaves
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Vogt Lecture: Judy Campisi

WHEN: Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Judy Campisi, Buck Institute for Research on Aging
TALK TITLE: Cancer and Aging: Rival Demons
HOST: Reuben Shaw
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

First Friday Seminar: Samuel Sober

WHEN: Friday, September 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Samuel Sober – Emory University
TALK TITLE: Neural, muscular, and computational mechanisms of skilled motor control
HOSTS: Eiman Azim and Martyn Goulding
LOCATION: Trustees’ Room

Heinemann Lecture: Eve Marder

WHEN: Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Eve Marder, Brandeis University
TALK TITLE: Differential Resilience To Perturbation Of Circuits With Similar Performance
HOST: Ed Callaway and Martyn Goulding
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

Thursday Seminar Series: Clifford Saper

WHEN: Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Clifford Saper, Harvard Medical School
TALK TITLE: Brain Circuitry For Arousal From Sleep Apnea
HOST: Sung Han
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Gilles Laurent

WHEN: Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Gilles Laurent, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Germany
TALK TITLE: Sharp Waves, Claustrum and Sleep Evolution
HOST: Saket Navlakha
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Doris Tsao

WHEN: Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Doris Tsao, California Institute of Technology
TALK TITLE: How The Brain Represents Objects
HOST: Terry Sejnowski
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Siobhan Brady

WHEN: Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Siobhan Brady, University of California, Davis
TALK TITLE: Root Systems – A Cell Type Perspective
HOST: Wolfgang Busch
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Salk Seminar: Zachary Lippman

WHEN: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: Zachary Lippman, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
TALK TITLE: Unveiling and Harnessing Mechanisms of Epistasis and Quantitative Variation In Plants
HOST: Wolfgang Busch
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Scott Waddell

WHEN: Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Scott Waddell, University of Oxford, UK
TALK TITLE: Neural Mechanisms of Memory-Guided Behaviour in Drosophila
HOST: Kenta Asahina
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Peter Savage

WHEN: Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Peter Savage, University of Chicago
TALK TITLE: Regulatory T Cell Choreography Directed By Endogenous Self Ligands
HOST: Ye Zheng
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Michael Greenberg

WHEN: Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Michael Greenberg, Harvard Medical School
TALK TITLE: How Nature and Nurture Conspire to Control Brain Development and Function
HOST: Kenta Asahina
LOCATION: Trustees Room

Thursday Seminar Series: Eric Verdin

WHEN: Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Eric Verdin, Buck Institute for Research on Aging
TALK TITLE: Rediscovering A Classic: NAD+ Metabolism In Aging
HOST: Gerry Shadel
LOCATION: Trustees Room

2020 Cell Cycle Meeting – SAVE THE DATE
WHEN: June 2020
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

2020 Post-translational Regulation of Cell Signaling (PRCS) meeting – SAVE THE DATE
WHEN: August 4-7, 2020
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

First Friday Seminar: Samuel Sober

WHEN: Friday, September 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
SPEAKER: Samuel Sober – Emory University
TALK TITLE: Neural, muscular, and computational mechanisms of skilled motor control
HOSTS: Eiman Azim and Martyn Goulding
LOCATION: Trustees’ Room

The 31st Annual Usha Mahajani Symposium On Molecular Medicine: Cancer And Aging
WHEN: Friday, September 6, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: http://www.mahajanisymposium.com
More Information: Patti Strasberg, info@ccmeetings.com

Salk Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
WHEN: September 7, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SPONSORS: Salk Women & Science program and Salk Office of Equity & Inclusion
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION: www.salk.edu/wikipedia

2019 Salk Integrative Biology Symposium
WHEN: September 12 – 13, 2019
HOSTS: Wolfgang Busch, Graham McVicker, Saket Navlakha, Tatyana Sharpee and Ed Stites
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION: www.salk.edu/integrative-bio-2019/

2020 Cell Cycle Meeting – SAVE THE DATE
WHEN: June 2020
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium

2020 Post-translational Regulation of Cell Signaling (PRCS) meeting – SAVE THE DATE
WHEN: August 4-7, 2020
HOST: Tony Hunter
LOCATION: Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium