Wednesday, May 20th 2020: Symposium Schedule

Times below are in CST. Exact schedule and speaker order is subject to change.

9:00-9:10 am

Opening Remarks and Welcome

David Bernlohr
Professor and Head
Department of Biochemistry, Molecular biology and Biophysics Univeristy of Minnesota - Twin Cities

9:10-9:50 am

Milka Kostic, PhD
Program Director Chemical Biology Program
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
How to build a long-lasting and satisfying career in science

9:50-10:30 am

Michael Mbughuni, PhD
Director of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Exploring therapeutic drug monitoring of tacrolimus and cyclosporin using volumetric dried blood spots

10:35-11:05 am

Student Flashtalks

Each talk will be 1.5 mins with one slide

11:10-11:50 am

Dirk Trauner, PhD
Professor of Chemistry and Neuroscience
New York University
Controlling the Fate and Function of Proteins with Photopharmacology

11:50-12:20 pm


12:20-1:00 pm

Marya Lieberman, PhD
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Notre Dame
Got Fakes? Paper analytical devices for finding falsified medicines.

1:05-1:35 pm

Student Flashtalks

Each talk will be 1.5 min with one slide

1:40-2:20 pm

Kevin Davies, PhD
Executive Editor
The CRISPR Journal
CRISPR and the Genome Editing Revolution

2:20-3:00 pm

Sara Buhrlage, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Approaches to Identify New DUB Inhibitors

3:00-3:40 pm

Career Panel

3:50-4:00 pm

Closing Remarks