The Catholic University of America
Date
Speaker
Title
 
January 24th, 2011
McCort Ward,
Room 215
12:10pm

Dr. Hirsh Nanda

Research Scientist,
National Institute of Standards and Technology,
Gaithersburg, MD

 

Assembly of HIV-1 Protein in Lipid Membrane  
January 31st, 2011
McCort Ward,
Room 215
12:10pm
Dr. Sameer B. Shah
 
Assistant Professor,
Fischell Department of Bioengineering,
Neuroscience & Cognitive Science Graduate Program, University of Maryland, College Park 
Plasticity of the Neuronal Cytoskeleton in Development and Disease  
February 7th, 2011
McCort Ward,
Room 215
12:10pm

 

Dr. Sergey Leikin

Chief, Section of Biophysical Biochemistry, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

 

Homologous Pairing of DNA: Unraveling the Mystery of The Perfect Match  
February 14th, 2011
McCort Ward,
Room 215
12:10pm

Dr. Daniel C. Nelson

Assistant Professor,
Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research and Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, MD
Bacteriophage Lysins: A Targeted Antimicrobial Approach  
February 21st, 2011
McCort Ward,
Room 215
12:10pm

   

Dr. Tijana Jovanovic-Talisman

IRTA Fellow, Cell Biology and Metabolism Program, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Nanoscopic Investigation of Plasma Membrane Proteins Using Super-Resolution Microscopy  
February 28th, 2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm

 

 Dr. Philip Gurnev

Research Fellow, Section on Molecular Transport, Program in Physical Biology, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Time-Resolved Interaction of a Single Bacteriophage with its Membrane Receptor  
March 14th,
2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm

Dr. Oscar Teijido Hermida

Visiting Fellow, Section on Molecular transport, Program in Physical Biology, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Interaction Between Bax and Bcl-2 at the Mitochondria: Keep your Friends Close, but your Enemies Closer  
March 21st,
2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm

Dr. Mark E. Shirtliff

Associate Professor, Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

The Role of Biofilms in MRSA Pathogenesis and Vaccine Development  
March 28th,
2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm

Dr. Michael Otto

Chief, Pathogen Molecular Genetics Section, NIAID, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Basis of Virulence in Community-Associated MRSA  

 April 4th, 2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm 

Dr. Monika Konaklieva

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, American University, Washington, DC
 

New Life for Old Friends: beta-Lactams' Resurgence as Antimicrobials  

 April 11th, 2011
McCort Ward, Room 215 12:10pm 

  Dr. S. Ashraf Ahmed
 
Principal Investigator, United States Army Medical research Institute of Infectious Diseases Fort Detrick, MD
Counteracting Botulinum Neurotoxin, the Poison of all Poisons
 
 

April 18th, 2011 McCort Ward Room 21512:10pm

Dr. Victor Frenkel


Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Catholic University of America, Washington DC

 

Pulsed-High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Exposures for Non-Invasively
Enhancing Targeting and Efficacy of Therapeutic Agents