Speakers

We are excited to present the following speakers scheduled to deliver seminars at the symposium. The speakers were selected and invited based on providing a diverse range of topics in effort to make the symposium as applicable and interesting to as many people as possible. 

Caprioli
Professor of Biochemistry
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Next Generation MALDI Imaging Mass Spectrometry: Enabling Molecular Microscopy in the New Age of Biology and Medicine
Squire Booker
Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Pennsylvania State University
The Biosynthesis of Lipoic Acid: A Saga of Death, Destruction, and Rebirth
Vo
Staff Scientist
The Scripps Research Institute
Protection Against Neurodegenerative Pathologies Caused by Mistranslation: A Modifier-Based Mechanism
Niedernhofer
Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics
University of Minnesota
Developing therapeutics to treat aging
Jarvis
Senior Correspondent
C&EN
Telling your research stories: How to talk science with a journalist
Grayson Wawrzyn
Scientist III
Zymergen, Inc.
Applying high-throughput genome engineering to optimize a variety of microbes for industrial fermentation
Eck
Professor of Cancer Biology,
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Mutant-selective allosteric inhibitors for EGFR-mutant lung cancer