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45th Annual Postdoc-Faculty Research Day I

November 5, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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This event will occur the afternoon of November 5th and the morning of November 6th
Free!

Mark your calendars for the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Postdoc-Faculty Research Day, which will be split up across the afternoon of November 5th and the morning of November 6th, 2020.

This year’s event will be all virtual but will feature the same quality of speakers and posters that you’ve come to expect!

Steven Gray, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dr. Gray was formerly a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Richard Samulski in the Gene Therapy Center within the UNC School of Medicine. Following his productive postdoctoral studies focusing on AAV vectors for advancing gene therapy, he started his own lab at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical center. Since starting his lab, he has continued to advance AAV gene therapies, and oversee’s one of the few facilities that produce gene-delivering virus for patients.

Day I Schedule

1:00 – 1:20 Welcome remarks by ITCMS director, Dr. Channing Der
1:20 – 1:40 Chris Petell, postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Brian Strahl “The BAH domains of PBRM1 are readers of unacetylated H3 and H4 histone tails”
1:40 – 2:00 Hui-Chia Yu-Kemp, postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Mark Peifer “Nonmuscle Myosin II Drives Actomyosin Bundling at Nascent Adherens Junctions”
2:00 – 2:20 Phil Lange, postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Blossom Damania “Adenosinergic signaling as a novel target for viral lymphomas”
2:20 – 2:40 Leiah Carey, postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Sharon Campbell Oncogenic RAS Q61 mutants as novel targets for drug discovery efforts”
2:40 – 2:45 Introduction of Steven Gray by Ben Philpot
2:45 – 3:45 Steven Gray, Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
3:45 – 4:00 Virtual Coffee Break – Speakers will be available for informal discussion
4:00 – 4:30 Poster Session I
4:30 – 5:00 Poster Session II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Date:
November 5, 2020
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free!
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Venue

Zoom