University of Pennsylvania

UPenn: Britton Chance Distinguished Lecture

By James McGonigle on January 27, 2020

Jennifer Elisseeff Professor and Director Translational Tissue Engineering Center Johns Hopkins University “Regenerative Immunology: The Role of Technology Translation in Guiding Discovery” Wednesday, January 29, 2020 3:00 PM Wu and Chen Auditorium | Levine Hall 3330 Walnut Street | Philadelphia, PA RECEPTION TO FOLLOW

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

UPenn- Bioengineering Lecture- November 6

By James McGonigle on November 1, 2019

HERMAN P. SCHWAN DISTINGUISHED LECTURE “Engineering Human Tissues for Medical Impact” Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D. University Professor The Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Sciences Columbia University, New York Wednesday, November 6 at 3:30 p.m. Glandt Forum | Singh Center for Nanotechnology 3205 Walnut Street | Philadelphia, PA Reception to foll...

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

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

Workshop: Magnetorheological Soft Materials for Mechanobiology

By James McGonigle on May 31, 2019

Host:  Paul A. Janmey Monday, June 10, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter, Reading Room Keynote Lecture: Magnetostriction of Ferrogels Andrejs Cēbers, Professor, Laboratory of Soft Magnetic Matter University of Latvia, Incorporation of ferromagnetic particles in a soft material enables large and rapid changes to their elastic […]