• Tuesdays, 12:00 to 1:00 P.M.
  • Magee-Womens Research Institute, Conference Center, 1st Floor
  • Physicians Earn 1 CME Credit / Other Health Care Professionals Earn 0.10 CEUs
  • Light lunch provided and registration is not required
  • Contact Kelli Lazar for questions at 412-641-6052 or klazar@mwri.magee.edu


“Asymmetric stem cell division: Lessons from Drosophila male germline”

April 4, 2017

Yukiko Yamashita, PhD, Research Associate Professor, Life Sciences Institute, Center for Stem Cell Biology. Associate Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor/ Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

“Nucleoporin-mediated regulation of the Kcnq1ot1 imprinted domain in embryonic and extra embryonic stem cells”

April 11, 2017

Saqib Sachani, Postdoctoral Fellow, Mann Lab, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh

“Dcaf17 knock-out mouse model for Woodhouse Sakati syndrome”

April 11, 2017

Swapna Desai, Postdoctoral Associate, Rajkovic Lab, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh

“Homing of Reovirus from Intestine to Brain: It Takes Two Receptors”

April 18, 2017

Terence S. Dermody, MD, Vira I. Heinz Professor and Chair of Pediatrics and Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Physician-in-Chief and Scientific Director, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

“Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and Pregnancy”

April 25, 2017

Diana Cheng, MD, Life Fellow, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; Consultant, Women’s Health