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SMART Clinical Trial Design for Tailored Treatment Guidelines

January 8, 2020

This talk, presented by Kelley Kidwell, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, will introduce sequential, multiple assignment, randomized trial (SMART) design as a tool to build effective, tailored intervention guidelines used for the prevention or treatment of diseases or disorders or for the implementation of best practices. Free lunch will be provided to those who register:

CDB Faculty Candidate Seminar – Cleber Trujillo, Ph.D.

January 7, 2020

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology is pleased to present faculty candidate Cleber Trujillo, Ph.D., Associate Project Scientist, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, University of California, San Diego.   His talk is entitled "Applications of brain-model technology to study neurodevelopmental disorders.” Link to seminar info

Biorhythms – Winter

January 7, 2020

Biorhythms is a medical student-run performance group that holds biannual shows on the University of Michigan campus.  Biorhythms welcomes all levels of participants, from beginners to advanced artists who have studied dance or music for years.  Past performances have included forms of dance from around the world, vocal performances, and instrumental pieces. Choreographers and band leaders meet with their groups once per week throughout each semester and the entire group assembles the week of the show for rehearsals. Biorhythms Sunday, January 19, 2020 Lydia Mendelssohn Theater 7 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm. Tickets-$7 pre-sale - $10 at the door. email…

Central Biorepository Lunch & Learn: How Does Precision Health Collaborate with CBR?

January 7, 2020

Bring your lunch and learn more about Precision Health (link is external) at the latest Central Biorepository Lunch & Learn. Janet Houghtby (link is external), M.S., Clinical Research Project Manager for the Michigan Predictive Activity & Clinical Trajectories study, will provide a thorough overview of Precision Health and offer insight into how it works with the Central Biorepository! Questions? Email Register:

Lauren Hein (Parent Lab) Presents Cancer Biology Research Seminar

January 7, 2020

The next Cancer Biology Research Seminar will be Wednesday, Jan. 8th at 4 PM in 2903 THSL. The presenter will be Lauren Hein, Cancer Biology graduate student from Dr. Carole Parent’s lab, who will present her research in progress, “Exploring the mechanisms and effects of neutrophil recruitment to the breast tumor niche”. If curious about upcoming seminars, please click here.

HBCS seminar by Manuel S. Malmierca, MD, PhD

January 7, 2020

Manuel S. Malmierca, MD, PhD, Director, Institute of Neuroscience, INCYL "Predictions, prediction errors and precision along the auditory pathway" Thursday, January 30, 2020 11:45 am, 2903 Taubman Health Science Library Host:  Gabriel Corfas, PhD Refreshments provided  

CDB Seminar – Patrick Seale, Ph.D.

January 6, 2020

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology seminar series is pleased to present Patrick Seale, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania.   His talk is entitled "Fat tissue development, renewal and remodeling.” Link to seminar info

Dr. Timothy Graubert (Mass General Cancer Center) Presents Cancer Biology Research Seminar

January 3, 2020

Timothy Graubert, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Director of Hematologic Malignancies, Mass General Cancer Center, will be presenting a Cancer Biology research seminar at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, January 15 in the North Lecture Hall (3rd floor of Med Sci II). His talk title is “Targeting Leukemias with Splicing Factor Mutations” If curious about upcoming seminars, please click here.


December 30, 2019

The Graduate Program in Immunology welcomes Clifford Cho, MD, C. Gardner Child Professor of Surgery, who will present, “Ablation-mediated stimulation of tumor-directed immune responses” on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 at 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in 5330 Medical Science I Bldg.