Pathology Conferences

Pathology Research Lecture Series (PRLS)

Winter 2019

PRLS seminars are held Monday at 4:00 p.m. in Leichtag 107. Click here for a printable poster.

Monday, January 7
Sharon L. Reed, M.D., MScCTM, D(ABMM)
UCSD – Department of Pathology 
“Challenges of Bench to Bedside: Clinical trial for a Repurposed Drug for GI Protozoa“ 

Monday, January 14 
Peter Ernst, D.V.M., Ph.D. 
UCSD – Department of Pathology 
“Consideration for the Role of Evolution in Interpreting Animal Models of Inflammatory Bowel Disease” 

Monday, January 28 
Manuela Raffatellu, M.D. 
UCSD – Department of Pediatrics 
“Evasion of IL-22-Mediated Antimicrobial Responses by Bacterial Pathogens” 

Monday, February 4 
Adebowale J. Adeniran, M.D. 
Yale University - Department of Pathology 
“Update on Molecular Testing for Cytologically Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules” 

Monday, February 11 
Ellen Breen UCSD – Department of Pediatrics 
Talk Title TBA 

Monday, February 25 
X.J. Meng, M.D., Ph.D. 
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine 
“The Ever-Expanding Host Range and Cross-Species Infection of Hepatitis E Virus” 

Monday, March 4 
Elina Zuniga, Ph.D. 
UCSD – Department of Pathology 
“Immune Adaptations During Chronic Viral Infection" 

Monday, March 11 
Lea Grinberg 
Talk Title TBA 

Monday, March 18 
Lee Zou, Ph.D. 
Harvard Medical School — Division of Biological Sciences 
“The ATR Signaling Circuitry: From Basic Research to Targeted Cancer Therapy” 

Monday, March 25 
Robert F. Hevner, M.D., Ph.D. 
UCSD – Department of Pathology 
“Death, Fate, and Transcription in Cerebral Cortex Neurogenesis” 

Monday, April 1 
Huan-You Wang, M.D., Ph.D. 
UCSD – Department of Pathology 
Talk Title TBA 

Monday, April 8 
Alexis C. Komor, Ph.D. 
UCSD – Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry 
“Base Editing: Performing Chemistry on the Genome”

Click here for a list of past Pathology conferences.

For more information, please contact Andrea Bribiesca at 858-822-5650 or

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