All seminars will take place on Fridays from 12:00 - 1:00 in room 4150 of Tulane University School of Medicine unless otherwise noted.

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January 16, 2015

"Antisense Oligonucleotides Effectively Treat Usher Syndrome in Mice"

Jennifer Lentz, PhD
Neuroscience Center for Excellent
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
LSU Health Sciences Center

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January 30, 2015

"Environmental Influences on Mobile Element Activity & Their Impact on the Genome"

Astrid Engel, PhD
Assistant Professor
Epidemiology Department
Tulane SPHTM and Tulane Cancer Center

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February 6, 2015

"Fine-tuning Gene Expression: DNA Methylation, Hydroxymethylation, & Chromatin Structure"

Melanie Ehrlich, PhD
Hayward Genetics Center, Tulane Cancer Center, and Center for
Bioinformatics and Genomics

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February 20, 2015

"Translational Aspects of Inter-individual Differences in Stress Responsiveness; The Role of Impaired Stress Reactivity in the Biology of Mood"

Tama Kozicz, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Hayward Genetics Center and Department of Anatomy
Tulane University School of Medicine

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February 27, 2015

Lisa Beamer
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Joint Associate Professor of Chemistry

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March 6, 2015

Joint Seminar with Psychiatry

Stacy Drury, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Tulane University School of Medicine

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March 13, 2015

Jess Thoene, MD
Professor Emeritus
University of Michigan Pediatrics &
Tulane University Hayward Genetics

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March 20, 2015

Gilbert Morris, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Tulane Cancer Center Program Member

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April 10, 2015

"Huntington's Disease: A Genetic Point of View"

Marcy McDonald
Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Center for Human Genetics Research
Massachusetts General Hospital

LSU Health Sciences Center
11:00, CSRB 563

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April 17, 2015

Rani H. Singh, PhD, RD, LD
Professor and Principle Investigator
Genetics Metabolic Nutrition Program
Emory University

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April 24, 2015

Diptasri M. Mandal, PhD
Associate Professor
Graduate Student Coordinator
Department of Genetics
LSU Health Sciences Center

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May 1, 2015

"Genomics Characterization of Human Complex Disease"

Yao-Zhong Liu, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Director, Section of Functional Genomics
Center for Bioinformatics and Genomics
Tulane University School of Public Health

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May 8, 2015

"The Notch Genes in Development and Disease"

Lucio Miele, MD, PhD
Head, Department of Genetics
Professor of Medicine
LSU Health Sciences Center
Director of Inter-institutional Programs
Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center

Room 5150

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1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5331