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Seminar Series


The seminar series is a weekly scientific forum with the following goals:

  • Maintain awareness of research within the department by providing faculty members an opportunity to disseminate professional accomplishments to their peers
  • Foster inter-departmental interactions and collaborations by including speakers from other departments/units on campus with shared interests
  • Promote the professional development of graduate students/postdocs within the department by inclusion within the series
  • Support professional development of faculty by inviting notable speakers from outside institutions

Location and Times

  • Generally each Wednesday, from 12:00 - 1:00pm (see schedule below)
  • Room 1306 of the College of Medicine unless noted otherwise. 

Nominating Speakers or Questions Regarding the Series

Seminar Schedule

Dates Speaker Speaker Affiliation Host
July 13, 2016 Joseph Grzywacz FSU Dept. of Family and Child Science Bhide/McCarthy
August 3, 2016 Lissa Anderson Mag Lab Yanchang Wang
August 10, 2016 Elena Reyes FSU COM Pradeep Bhide
August 17, 2016 Jose Pinto FSU COM Mohamed Kabbaj
August 17, 2016 Leica 2-Photo Scope Seminar Leica Diego Zorio
August 24, 2016 Zeiss 2-Photon Scope seminar Zeiss Diego Zorio
September 7, 2016 Michelle Parvatiyar UCLA Jose Pinto
September 21, 2016 Nicole Newell FSU COM Richard Nowakowski
October 5, 2016 Stephanie Hurwitz FSU COM David Meckes
October 12, 2016 Pelin Volkan Duke University Michelle Arbeitman
October 26, 2016 Superresolution Microscopy Seminar GE Health Ruth Didier
November 16, 2016 Daniel Vera FSU Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine Nowakowski/Gunjan
December 7, 2016 Andy Lee NeuroInitiative Richard Nowakowski
January 4, 2017 Long-jun Wu Rutgers University Yi Ren
January 18, 2017 Hong Liu Tulane University Yanchang Wang
January 25, 2017 Steven Rehen Federal Univeristy, Rio de Janeiro Diego Zorio
February 8, 2017 Susan Goodhope  KlaasKids Search Organization Deirdre McCarthy
February 15, 2017 Katherine Wright FSU COM Mohamed Kabbaj
March 1, 2017 Jeffery Keift University of Colorado, Denver Zorio/Wang
March 8, 2017 John H. Zhang Loma Linda University Yi Ren
April 5, 2017 Fred Wang Harvard University David Meckes