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Events

KARPAY AWARD LECTURE
12:20 PM, 1220 MRB III

January 21: Justin Marinko, “There and Back Again: A Protein’s Tale” (Sponsored by the Center for Structural Biology)

FRONTIERS IN BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINARS
12:00 – 1:00 PM via Zoom

August 27: Dr. Chantell Evans (Faculty Candidate Seminar), PostDoctoral Fellow of Physiology, University of Pennsylvania (Holzbaur Lab), Hannah H. Gray Fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, “Investigating the Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Mitophagy in Neurons”   Flyer

September 11: Richard Armstrong Mentoring Award, Dr. Walter J. Chazin, “An Ode to Research and Mentoring in our Laboratory,” September 11, 12:00 via Zoom  Flyer

Dissertation Defense

October 19: Justin Marinko (Sanders Lab), 10:00 am, Zoom  Flyer

October 27: Sarah Arcos (Ascano Lab), 1:00 pm, Zoom  Flyer

BIOCHEMISTRY DISCOVERY/FLEXNER LECTURE
4:00 – 5:00 PM, 208 Light Hall

The next scheduled Biochemistry Flexner Discovery Lecture is TBD. Please check back here for updates.

In recent years, the Department of Biochemistry has hosted such illustrious speakers as: Jennifer Doudna, Peter Agre, Karl Deisseroth, Joan Steitz, NIDA Director Nora Volkow, Nancy Andrews, and several Nobel Prize winners (Sydney Brenner, Tom Cech, Andrew Fire, Bengt Samuelsson, Kurt Wuthrich, Sir Paul Nurse, and in 2017 Eric Kandel). View a full listing of all Vanderbilt Flexner Discovery Lectures, past and present. Lectures are recorded and may be viewed online.

Spring 2020 STUDENT COLLOQUIUM  Tuesdays, 4:00 – 5:00 PM     512 Light Hall

The Biochem Fall Colloquium series will kick off on September 8th, 2020 via Zoom. Meetings will be held every other Tuesday from 4:00-5:00 pm through December 15th. The Spring semester will kick off on January 12th 2020 and go through June 1st.

September 8: John, Manny + Tyler Opening Remarks
September 22: Stacey Satchell
October 6: University Counciling Center Workshop
October 20: “The Impact of Power and Privilege”
November 3: TBA
November 17: Sam Lisy & Lindsey Guerin
December 1: Lindsay Redman
December 15: Susu Zhang