​​Meet the Assistant Professors



MAP Speakers 2016

 
​​ ​January 25
​Dr. Brian Fink
Department of Internal Medicine
"Fink Lab Research Overview"
​Dr. Milan Chheda
Department of Internal Medicine
"Epigenetic drivers of cancer stem cells"
February 15​ ​
​Dr. Blair Madison
Department of Internal Medicine
"Dissecting miRNA Regulation of Stem Cell 
Homeostasis and Colon Cancer Through
Functional Genomics"
Dr. Terrance Kummer
Department of Neurology
"Patterns of Brain Injury in Hemmorage
and Trauma"
March 21​ ​
​Dr. Brian Kim
Department of Internal Medicine
"Immune Regulation of Atopic Itch"
Dr. Jennifer Philips
Department of Internal Medicine
"Immune Evasion by Mtb"​
April 18​ ​
​Dr. Michael Greenberg
Department of Biochemistry and
Molecular Biophysics
​"Heart Failure:  From Molecules to Man"
Dr. Irfan Lodhi
Department of Internal Medicine​
"Regulation of Adipose Tissue Browning by PexRAP"
May 2​ ​
Dr. Weikai Li
Department of Biochemistry and
Molecular Biophysics
"Structural biology of membrane proteins"
Dr. Jose Moron-Concepcion
Department of Anesthesiology​
​"Opiod dependence and brain plasticity"
June 20​ ​
​Dr. Megan Cooper
Department of Pediatrics
"Regulation of Immune Cell Activation"
Dr. John Welch
Department of Internal Medicine​
​"John Welch Lab: Department of Oncology,
Section of Stem cell biology"

July 18​ ​
​Dr. Jeffrey Millman
Department of Internal Medicine
"Engineering Stem Cells to Cure Diabetes"
Dr. Erik Musiek
Department of Neurology
​"The Circadian Clock and Neurodegeneration"
August 15​ ​
​Dr. Jeffrey Bednarski
Department of Pediatrics
​"Understanding the Signals that Direct Early B Cell
Development:  Integration of DNA Damage
Responses 
​and Developmental Signals"
Dr. Joshua Blodgett
Department of Biology​
"Natural polycyclic tetramate macrolactams:
Opportunities and challenges for drug
discovery"
​ ​September 19
​Dr. Michael Greenberg
Department of Biochemistry and
Molecular Biophysics
"Understanding Heart Failure from the Ground Up"
​Dr. Sebla Kutluay
Department of Molecular Microbiology
​"Molecular Biology of HIV-1-Host Interactions"
October 17​ ​
​Dr. Harrison Gabel
Department of Neuroscience
​"The neuron-specific epigenome in development
and disease"

Dr. Celeste Karch
Department of Psychiatry​
​"Modeling Genetic Risk in Alzheimer's Disease"
​November 21​ ​
Dr. Obi Griffith
Department of Internal Medicine
"Tools for Translating Cancer Genomics to
Precision Medicine"
Dr. S. Celeste Morley
Department of Pediatrics
"Host immune response to infection: pulmonary
immunity to bacterial pneumonia"