Basic Sciences Events

Current Biology Seminars

Sep 24
Sep 24

Current Biology Seminar Series, September 24, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's speaker is Rodney Rothstein, Ph.D. , from Columbia University medical Center.
Location Sze Conference Room, Thomas Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Gerry Smith, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division
Oct 1
Oct 1

Current Biology Seminar Series, October 1, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's scientist is Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D., from The Rockefeller University.
Location Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Aakanksha Singhvi, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division
Oct 8
Oct 8

Current Biology Seminar Series, October 8, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's scientist is Sara Cherry, Ph.D., from the University of Pennsylvania.
Location Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Meghan Koch, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division
Oct 15
Oct 15

Current Biology Seminar Series, October 15, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's scientist is Randy Schekman, Ph.D., from the University of California, Berkeley.
Location Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Akhila Rajan, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division
Oct 22
Oct 22

Current Biology Seminar Series, October 22, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's scientist is Monica Driscoll, Ph.D., from Rutgers University.
Location Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Jihong Bai, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division
Oct 29
Oct 29

Current Biology Seminar Series, October 29, 2019

12:00 - 01:00 PM
A weekly seminar featuring presentations by Fred Hutch and outside scientists to share their latest developments and recent research. This week's scientist is Tao Pan, Ph.D., from The University of Chicago.
Location Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, Fred Hutch, Seattle Campus
Host Arvind (Rasi) Subramaniam, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division

Seminars, Meetings and Clubs

Open to Fred Hutch and University of Washington staff
 

Chromatin Club

A semi-weekly journal club focused on understanding chromosomal processes, development and disease.

When: One Thursday per month, 3-4 p.m.

Contact: Steve Henikoff or Toshio Tsukiyama

Developmental Biology Group

Established in 1999 to promote the study of developmental biology, the group consists of faculty from the UW Center for Developmental Biology plus Fred Hutch’s Developmental Biology Program.

Contact: Cecilia Moens

Friday Seminars

A weekly series where  trainees, technicians and faculty from the Basic Sciences and Human Biology Divisions present and discuss their research.

When: Friday, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Contact: Dominique Soldato

Seattle Fly Club

A regular gathering of UW and Fred Hutch researchers interested in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster. Each meeting consists of reports from two labs plus general scientific talks.

When: Three Thursdays each quarter, 6-7:30 p.m.

See full schedule here

Seattle Mitosis Group

A collective of six labs (Asbury, Biggins, Cabernard, Davis, Paredez, and Wordeman), interested in fundamental questions about mitosis, including its structure, regulation and mechanics.

When: First Thursday of every month (except January and summer), 10 a.m. 12 p.m.

Schedule

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Date Lab Location
September 5, 2019 Asbury lab Hutch: D1-080/084 Sze
October 3, 2019 Wordeman lab UW: G417
November 7, 2019 Cabernard lab Hutch: D1-080/084 Sze
December 5, 2019 Biggins lab UW: G417

**Lab presenting brings bagels or other food!**

Contact: Sue Biggins

Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics Journal Club

A group focused on exploiting molecular structural information to engineer macromolecules for therapeutic applications, including gene correction, vaccine development, and drug discovery. Participating labs include Stoddard, Strong, Bradley, Hahn and Simon.

When: Thursdays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

See full schedule here

Virus Group

A group focused on sharing works-in-progress and feedback among retrovirus and related labs. Trainees in the participating labs present their work once a year..

When: Thursdays, 9:15-10:15 a.m.

Contact: Michael Emerman