SIM: New Investigator Lecture with Smita Yadav, Ph.D.

HSB K-069 (Robert J Gust Auditorium) 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA

"Mapping the Neuronal Kinome: The Role of Aberrant Kinase Signaling in Neurodevelopmental Disorders" From the genesis of a neuron to its functional integration into synaptic networks, every aspect of neuronal development is regulated by protein kinases. Kinases are highly druggable enzymes that catalyze the addition of phosphate groups to their substrates with high spatial and

Science in Medicine Lecture with Bianca Frogner, Ph.D.

"Where did all the health care workers go? Health workforce trends before and during the pandemic." Webinar Livestream Dr. Bianca Frogner is an internationally recognized health economist with expertise on

Science in Medicine Lecture with Elizabeth Swisher, M.D.

"Understanding ovarian cancer: a journey to personalized prevention and treatment" Zoom Livestream Dr. Swisher is Professor of Gynecologic Oncology and Adjunct Professor in Medical Genetics at UW and Deputy Director of the Fred Hutchinson/University of Washington Cancer Consortium. The primary focus of Dr. Swisher’s lab is the molecular genetics of ovarian cancer with a view

Science in Medicine Lecture with Kayode Ojo, Ph.D.

"A case for new "brakes" against Giardiasis runs" Zoom Livestream Giardiasis is a gastrointestinal illness characterized by bouts of greasy watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, and nausea. Giardia lamblia is the causative agent of giardiasis. Global studies estimate 280 million symptomatic cases per year. It is one of the most common waterborne diseases worldwide. Clinical giardiasis

SIM: Annual Lecture with Jeffrey Gordon, MD

"Microbiota-directed complementary foods for treating childhood undernutrition" Zoom Webinar Link Dr. Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor Professor, Pathology & Immunology Professor, Developmental Biology Professor, Molecular Microbiology Jeffrey Gordon received his A.B. from Oberlin College and his M.D. from the University of Chicago. He completed his clinical training in internal medicine and gastroenterology at Washington

Distinguished Scientist Lecture with Bonnie Ramsey, M.D.

“Journey from Bench to Bedside: The Successful Translation of Cystic Fibrosis Research into Life-Changing Therapies” Zoom Webinar Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics Bonnie W. Ramsey MD is an Endowed Professor and Vice Chair for Research in the UW Department of Pediatrics. She has been an international leader in translational research in

Future Faculty Fellows Workshop

Oak Hall 4295 Little Canoe Channel NE, Seattle

Fall 2022 When Friday, October 7, 2022 1pm – 5pm Where University of Washington: Oak Hall, Denny Room 4295 Little Canoe Channel NE, Seattle, WA 98195 Fall 2022 Workshop featuring Department Chairs’ Panel New Faculty Panel Roundtables with New Faculty Mentorship Program details The goal of this workshop is to prepare post-docs to begin their

Science in Medicine Lecture with Jeanne Hoffman, PhD, ABPP

"Understanding the Experience and Treatment of Pain after Traumatic Brain Injury" Zoom Webinar Professor, Psychology and Division Head, Rehabilitation and Neuropsychology Jeanne Hoffman, Ph.D., ABPP is a clinical psychologist, board certified in Rehabilitation Psychology who is a Professor at the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.  She is the Head

Science in Medicine Lecture with Thomas A. Reh, PhD

  "Enlisting glial cells for self-repair in the nervous system: it’s never too late to change their fate." Zoom Webinar Professor, Department of Biological Structure The neural retina of mammals, like most of the rest of the central nervous system, does not regenerate new neurons after they are lost through damage or disease. The regenerative