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Pathology Research Lecture Series

Due to the unfortunate circumstances with Coronavirus that we are currently facing, the Pathology Research Lecture Series is currently taking place as a virtual conference.

Pathology Research Lecture Series (PRLS) - Winter 2021

PRLS seminars are held Mondays at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom Video. Please email Tyler Badilla ( for Zoom conference details. Printable Schedule: PRLS Poster_Winter 2021.pdf

Monday, January 4, 2021 - NO PRLS THIS WEEK

Monday, January 11, 2021
Sankha (Bobby) Basu, M.D., Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
"A Need for Speed: Accelerating Pathology Using Rapid Mass Spectrometry-Based Platforms"
Monday, January 18, 2021 - NO PRLS THIS WEEK

Monday, January 25, 2021
Svasti Haricharan, Ph.D.
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
"Non-Repair Activities of DNA Repair Proteins in Treatment Resistance and Cancer Progression"

Monday, February 1, 2021
Jason L. Hornick, M.D., Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
"The 2020 WHO Classification of Soft Tissue Tumors: What's New?"
Monday, February 8, 2021
Joanna Davies, D.Phil
San Diego Biomedical Research Institute
"Talk Title TBA"
Monday, February 15, 2021 - NO PRLS THIS WEEK
Monday, February 22, 2021
Ellen F. Foxman, M.D., Ph.D.
Yale School of Medicine
"Uncovering Natural Defenses in the Fight Against Respiratory Viruses"
Monday, March 1, 2021
Jianzhu Chen, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Targeting Macrophages in Disease Intervention"
Monday, March 8, 2021
Dmitry Gabrilovich M.D., Ph.D.
"Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in Regulation of Tumor Progression"
Monday, March 15, 2021
D. Joe Chaffin, M.D.
Loma Linda University/Life Stream Blood Bank
"Kidd and Duffy Blood Groups: Brothers from Different Mothers"
Monday, March 22, 2021
Prashant Mali, Ph.D
UC San Diego Department of Bioengineering
"Programmable Tools for DNA, RNA and Protein Targeting: New Approaches, New Challenges"

Monday, March 29, 2021
├ůsa Gustafsson, Ph.D.
UC San Diego School Pharmacy/ Pharmaceutical Science
"Novel Mechanisms of Mitochondrial Quality Control in the Heart"

Click here for a list of past Pathology conferences.

For more information, please contact Tyler Badilla at 858-534-4323 or

Click here for the Neuropathology Educational Conference schedule.