Upcoming Dissertation Defense Seminars


Amelia N Chang

Investigations into DNA Double Strand Breaks in Neural Development and Function


Friday, April 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Boston Children’s Hospital
Karp Research Building
9th Floor Conference Room
Boston, MA 02115


Advisor: Frederick Alt
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Radhika Mathur

Investigating the Role of ARID1A Inactivation in Colon Cancer Pathogenesis


Friday, April 21, 2017 at 2 PM
Harvard Medical School
Armenise Building
Amphitheater 125 (D)
Boston, MA 02115


Advisor: Stuart Orkin
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Silvia Escudero

Direct Regulation of Mitochondrial Fatty Acid Oxidation by Anti-Apoptotic MCL-1


Monday, April 24, 2017 at 2:30 PM
Harvard Medical School
New Research Building
Room 1031
Boston, MA 02115


Advisor: Loren Walensky
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, BCMP



Hao Liu

Angiotensin System Inhibition in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma


Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 9:45 AM
Massachusetts General Hospital
Yawkey Center
Room 2-210
Boston, MA 02114


Advisor: Rakesh Jain
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, HBTM



Enrique Miguel Garcia-Rivera

Probing Synovial Sarcomas and the Ubiquitin-Proteasome System with Small Molecules


Friday, April 28, 2017 at 1 PM
Broad Institute
Auditorium 1154
415 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142


Advisor: Stuart Schreiber
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Huixin Xu

The Regulatory Effects of Environmental Enrichment on Microglia in Health and in Alzheimer’s Disease Model Systems


Monday, May 1, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Harvard Medical School
Tosteson Medical Education Center
Room 209
Boston , MA 02115


Advisor: Dennis Selkoe
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Annie Shinyoung Park

Why WhiB1: Manipulation of Clp System to Determine Role of WhiB1 in Regulating Mycobacterial Cell Division


Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 2:30 PM
Harvard University
Harvard Institute of Medicine Building
Bray Room (1st Floor)
Boston, MA 02115


Advisor: Eric Rubin
Biological and Biomedical Sciences



Adam Samuel Brown

Expanding the Computational Drug Repositioning Toolbox


Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 9 AM
Harvard Medical School
Countway Library
Lahey Room
Boston, MA 02115


Advisor: Chirag Patel
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

















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