Department Events

The MPPB Department Presents:

  • PhD Thesis Defenses

    Date/Time/Location Name Thesis Title Thesis Advisor
    Friday, November 20, 2015
    1:00pm
    Barus & Holley, 184 Hope Street
    Room 190 
    Naubahar Agha “The Development of Transdermal Power Delivery andFreely-Moving Behavioral Applications of Titanium Enclosed,Wireless, Neural Recording Implantable Devices”
    Dr. Arto Nurmikko

  • ScM Thesis Defenses
    Date/Time/Location Name Thesis Title Thesis Advisor
    Friday, December 4, 2015
    10:00am
    BioMedical Center, 217 
    Alana Levine "Mild Hypothermia for Traumatic Brain Injury Management" Dr. Christian Franck
    Thursday, December 17, 2015
    12:00pm 
    BioMedical Center 305 
    Jose Albites-Sanabria "Braingate-enabled Intracortical Neural Control of Commercial Tablet Computers by Individuals with Tetraplegia" Dr. Leigh Hochberg

  • Graduate Student Talks

    Date/Time/Location Name Talk Title Thesis Advisor
    December 18, 2015
    12:00pm
    Sidney Frank Hall
    Marcuvitz Auditorium (220) 
    Hawa Dumbuya "UVA phototransduction is a reactive oxygen species-sensitive cascade in human melanocytes" Dr. Elena Oancea
    January 8, 2016
    12:00pm
    Sidney Frank Hall
    Marcuvitz Auditorium (220) 
     
    Tracey Suter "Understanding the Multifunctionality of TAG-1 in Motor Neuron Development" Dr. Alexander Jaworski
    January 22, 2016
    12:00pm
    Sidney Frank Hall
    Marcuvitz Auditorium (220) 
    Valerie Zabala "Transcriptional Response in a Rat Model of Ischemia-Reperfusion Liver Injury" Dr. Philip Gruppuso
    January 29, 2016
    12:00pm
    Sidney Frank Hall
    Marcuvitz Auditorium (220) 
    Cheri (Zongyi) Liu "Sigma-2 Receptor Mediated Cell Death in Cancer" Dr. Wayne Bowen

 


Past Events:

  • September 13, 2014: Graduate Student Retreat