Friday, January 19, 2018
2 - 3:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Carolyn Bertozzi, PhD
Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in the
School of Humanities and Sciences and Professor, by courtesy, of Radiology and of Chemical and Systems Biology
Stanford University

Title: Targeting Glyco-Immune Checkpoints for Cancer Therapy

Friday, February 16, 2018
11 - 12:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Nir Yosef, PhD
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Center for Computational Biology
UC Berkeley

Title: Analytics of Single Cell RNA-Seq: Lessons from Heterogeneity of Immune Cells

Canceled - Will Be Rescheduled

Claudia Fischbach, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Director of Physical Sciences Oncology Center
Cornell University

: Engineering Approaches to Study Emerging Roles of ECM Dynamics in Cancer

Friday, April 27, 2018
12:30 - 1:30pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Subarna Sinha, PhD
Bioinformatics Program Leader, Biosciences Division
SRI International 

Title: Mining Synthetic Lethals from Primary Tumor Genomes: Applications to Precision Cancer Therapy

Friday, May 18, 2018
James H. Clark - S360

Rahul Satija, PhD
Core Faculty Member, New York Genome Center 
Assistant Professor, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology
New York University

Title: Integrated Analysis of Single Cell Data Across Modalities, Technologies, and Species

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
James H. Clark - S360

Doug Lauffenburger, PhD
Ford Professor, Engineering
Professor, Departments of Biological Engineering, Biology, and Chemical Engineering
Head, Department of Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Title: Systems Analysis of Complex Tissue Microenvironments – Application to Tumor Immune Responses and Immunotherapies

Friday, June 22, 2018
1:30 - 2:30pm 
Li Ka Shing - LK120

Zena Werb, PhD
Professor, Department of Anatomy 
Vice-Chair, Department of Anatomy 
University of California San Francisco

Title: New Insights into Breast Cancer Development and Metastasis

Friday, September 21, 2018
11 - 12:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Arjun Raj, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering
Penn Bioengineering

Title: Free Will, Determinism, and Therapy Resistance in Cancer

Friday, October 19, 2018
11 - 12:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Shannon M Mumenthaler, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine
Laboratory Director, Center for Applied Molecular Medicine
Director, Stephenson Family Personalized Medicine Center
University of Southern California

Title: High-Content Imaging of Tumor-Stromal Cell Dynamics in Cancer

Friday, November 16, 2018
11 - 12:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Herbert Levine, PhD
Hasselmann Professor of Bioengineering
Co-Director, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics (CTBP)
Director, SSPB
Rice University

Title: What is epithelial-mesenchymal plasticity and why is it important for metastasis?

Friday, December 7, 2018
11 - 12:00pm 
James H. Clark - S360

Cole Trapnell, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Genome Sciences
University of Washington

Title: The Dynamic Transcriptional Landscape of Mammalian Organogenesis at Single Cell Resolution