BMS Calendar of Events

Feb
15
Sat
Application Deadline for BMS Summer Research Internship for Minority Students
Feb 15 – Feb 16 all-day

Visit www.marshall.edu/bms/srims for more information!

Feb
20
Thu
Neuroscience and Developmental Biology Literature Review @ BBSC 102
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

Presenter: Ph.D. Candidate, Ben Owen

Theme: “Plasticity”

Feb
21
Fri
Research in Progress Conference Series: “Pilot Clinical Trials in Progress-Where to Go Next”- W. Elaine Hardman, Ph.D. @ Marshall University Medical Center Harless Auditorium
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Hosted by: Marshall Clinical Research Center and Office of Faculty Affairs & Professional Development (mcrc@marshall.edu)

Lunch will be provided

Please RSVP by Wednesday, February 19th to Trish Sacconi at sacconi@marshall.edu or 304-691-1836.

Feb
25
Tue
CODRC Colloquium @ BBSC 4th Floor Conference Room
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Presenter: Research M.S. Student, Debbie Amos

TOPIC: “Failed Drugs in Cardiovascular disease, diabetes or obesity”

Feb
27
Thu
Neuroscience and Developmental Biology Literature Review @ BBSC 102
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

Presenter: Maria Serrat, Ph.D.

Theme: “Plasticity”

Feb
28
Fri
Brain Expo @ Marshall's Memorial Student Center
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The sixth Brain Expo at Marshall will feature more than 25 interactive stations where children will explore how the various parts of their nervous system are responsible for how their bodies function and learn how healthy lifestyle choices lead to better brain health. Activities will include testing their reflexes, playing memory games, coloring their own “brain hats” and building brain cell-shaped key chains.

Career Seminar Series for BMS Students @ BBSC 102
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This week’s topic: Negotiating Pay and Benefits.

Lunch will be provided.

This series of seminars has been implemented to help prepare BMS students for life after graduate school.

Molecular Biology Journal Club @ BBSC 334
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Jessica Neal

Topic: Synthetic Biology – Microbial Cell Factory

Mar
4
Tue
CODRC Colloquium @ BBSC 4th Floor Conference Room
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Presenter: Ph.D. Student, Laura Kutz

TOPIC: “Failed Drugs in Cardiovascular disease, diabetes or obesity”

Mar
6
Thu
Neuroscience and Developmental Biology Literature Review @ BBSC 102
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

Presenter: M.S. Medical Sciences’ Student, Mujiba Ansari

Theme: “Plasticity”

Ph.D. Program Interview Days @ Begin at Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center Main Lobby
Mar 6 @ 3:00 pm – Mar 7 @ 8:30 pm

Ph.D. applicants who have been selected to interview will interact with current students on Thursday, March 6th and with current students and faculty on Friday, March 7th, 2014. Specifics will be sent to individuals invited.

 

Mar
7
Fri
Molecular Biology Journal Club @ BBSC 334
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Jessica Neal

Topic: Synthetic Biology – Microbial Cell Factory

Mar
11
Tue
CODRC Colloquium @ BBSC 4th Floor Conference Room
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Presenter: Will McCumbee, Ph.D.

TOPIC: “Failed Drugs in Cardiovascular disease, diabetes or obesity”

Mar
13
Thu
Neuroscience and Developmental Biology Literature Review @ BBSC 102
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

Presenter: M.S. Medical Sciences’ Student, Cathryn Stevenson

Theme: “Plasticity”

Mar
14
Fri
Molecular Biology Journal Club @ BBSC 334
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Mujiba Ansari

Topic: Synthetic Biology – Microbial Cell Factory

 

Mar
24
Mon
MU Research Day @ Byrd Clinical Center
Mar 24 – Mar 25 all-day

Research Day

Date: March 24, 2014 – March 25, 2014


Research Day events include a special community presentation by Dr. Jose Pulido, an internationally recognized ophthalmologist from the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. as well as Marshall and Huntington area ophthalmologists. The Research Day Conference on March 25 features oral and poster presentations and a noon lecture on translational research by Dr. Pulido.

Questions about Research Day may be directed to Richard Niles, Ph.D., 304-696-7323 or niles@marshall.edu

Mar
27
Thu
Neuroscience and Developmental Biology Literature Review @ BBSC 102
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

Presenter: Sammi Adkins

Theme: “Plasticity”

Mar
28
Fri
Molecular Biology Journal Club @ BBSC 334
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Mujiba Ansari

Topic: Synthetic Biology – Microbial Cell Factory

Mar
31
Mon
Ph.D. Dissertation Seminar by Ph.D. Candidate Ben Owen @ BBSC 101
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Ph.D. candidate Ben Owen will present his dissertation seminar on Monday, March 31st at 12 Noon. All are invited to attend!

Apr
1
Tue
CODRC Colloquium @ BBSC 4th Floor Conference Room
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Presenter: Richard Egleton, Ph.D.

TOPIC: “Failed Drugs in Cardiovascular disease, diabetes or obesity”