2019

UPenn Center for Mathematical Biology_ Alex Mogilner Seminar

By James McGonigle on November 20, 2019

Friday, November 22, 4:00 pm, David Rittenhouse Laboratory A6 CAMPUS LOCATION (light refreshments at 3:30 pm in the DRL Faculty Lounge in 2E17) Speaker: Alexander Mogilner (New York University) Title: “Many-body problem of classical mechanics in cell biology” The Many-body problem of celestial mechanics revolutionized applied mathematics and continues to provide inspiration. Math/ph...

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- November 21

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

PMI Seminar: William O. Hancock, PhD “A molecular view of microtubule dynamic instability “ Speaker: William O. Hancock – Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- November 18

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

PMI Seminar: Samantha Harris, PhD “A new regulatory role for cardiac myosin binding protein-C in damping contractile oscillations” Speaker: Samantha Harris – Professor of Physiology, University of Arizona Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

Trainees ONLY_ Faculty Panel Working Group Meeting

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

The faculty panel is scheduled for November 22nd at 1:30-3:00 pm EDT to give trainees the opportunity to ask faculty questions about their career, their pre-doctoral and post-doctoral years, balancing work and life, etc. Attend locally:  CEMB Conference Room (112A LRSM Bldg.) The panel can also be accessed remotely via this BlueJeans link: https://bluejeans.com/524608247 Faculty Panel: […]

CEMB Reception at BMES – Philadelphia

By James McGonigle on October 8, 2019

Please join us on Friday, October 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown in Salon E. Located at:  1200 Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107. More information at: BMES

Special Working Group: “Curvature Across Length Scales and Kingdoms”

By James McGonigle on October 8, 2019

Special Working Group Meeting:  “Curvature Across Length Scales and Kingdoms” Friday, October 25 1:30 – 3:00 PM (eastern) Location:  CEMB Conference Room (112A LRSM Bldg.) Remote access: https://upenn.bluejeans.com/331852296  List of presenters: Angela Schlegel (Haswell lab, WASHU) Xingyu Chen (Shenoy lab, UPENN) Alex Hughes (UPENN) Claudia Loebel (Janmey lab, University of Pennsylvania) Charlo...

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- September 16

By James McGonigle on September 16, 2019

PMI Seminar: Rebecca Wells, MD “A Bile Duct-on-a-chip: An example of a simple microfluidic device with outsized functional potential” Speaker: Rebecca Wells – Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn: Steven Block Lecture

By James McGonigle on September 5, 2019

Johnson Foundation Distinguished Lecture “Optical Tweezers: Biophysics, One Molecule at a Time” Speaker: Steven M. Block – S.W. Ascherman Professor of the Sciences, Stanford University Sponsor: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics Time: 4:00 p.m. EST  (a reception will follow) Location: Rubenstein Auditorium, Smilow

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- September 9

By James McGonigle on September 5, 2019

PMI Seminar: Tanya Svitkina, PhD “Actin cytoskeleton: From mitochondrial dynamics to neuron navigation” Speaker: Tanya Svitkina – Professor of Biology, University of Pennsylvania Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

Working Group MTG_ 1st for Fall Semester

By James McGonigle on August 13, 2019

Details will be available soon. For remote connection, GoToMeeting link is:  https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/843453725 If you wish to be added to the CEMB mailing list for these announcements, send your email address to:  MAILING LIST