Tuesday, January 22, 2019
2:15 - 3:15pm
James H. Clark - S360

Thomas Höfer, PhD
Head of Division, Theoretical Systems Biology, German Cancer Research Center
Professor Biosciences
University of Heidelberg

Title: Do Large Stem Cell Clones Signal the Onset of Malignancy?

Friday, February 15, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Rosalie C. Sears, PhD
Professor, Dept. of Molecular and Medical Genetics 
Krista L. Lake Chair in Cancer Research 
Co-Director, Brenden-Colson Center for Pancreatic Care 
Knight Cancer Institute 
Oregon Health & Science University 

Title: Cell Lineage Plasticity Supports Therapeutic Resistance in Pancreas Cancer

Thursday, March 7, 2019
10:00 - 11:00am
Clark Center S360

Michael Reich, PhD
Assistant Director of Bioinformatics
University of California, San Diego

Title: The Gene Pattern Notebook Environment for Open Science and Reproducible Bioinformatics Research

Friday, April 12, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Benjamin M. Gyori, PhD
Research Associate in Therapeutic Science
Laboratory of Systems Pharmacology
Harvard Medical School

Title: Modeling Complex Biological Systems with Automated Assembly from Natural Language and Scientific Literature

Friday, April 19, 2019
1:00 - 2:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Carlo Maley, PhD
Associate Professor, Biodesign Institute
Director, Arizona Cancer Evolution Center
Arizona State University

Title: An Evolutionary Approach to the Big Questions in Cancer

Thursday, May 23, 2019
2:30 - 3:30pm
James H. Clark - S360

Claudia Fischbach-Teschl, PhD
Professor, Nancy E. and Peter C. Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Cornell Center on the Physics of Cancer Metabolism
Cornell University

Cornell UniversityTitle: Physical Sciences Approaches to Analyze Tumor-Associated ECM Dynamics 

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

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

Title: Cross-Species Translation of Biological Information via Computational Systems Modeling Frameworks

Friday, September 6, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Alex K. Shalek, PhD
Pfizer-Laubach Career Development Assistant Professor
Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, 
Department of Chemistry, and Koch Institute
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Title: Identifying and Rationally Modulating Cellular Drivers of Tumor Response

Friday, September 20, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Jonathan M. Irish, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology
Assistant Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, & Immunology
Scientific Director, Cancer & Immunology Core (CIC)
Mass Cytometry Center of Excellence (MCCE)
Vanderbilt University

Title: High Risk Glioblastoma Cells Revealed by Machine Learning and Single Cell Signaling Profiles

Friday, October 18, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

Sidi Chen, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Genetics
Systems Biology Institute & Cancer Center
School of Medicine
Yale University

TitleIn Vivo Gene Editing and Immunotherapy

Friday, November 15, 2019
11:00 - 12:00pm
James H. Clark - S360

John Lowengrub, PhD
Chancellor's Professor of Mathematics,
Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Director, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Mathematical
Computational and Systems Biology
University of California, Irvine

Title: Patterned Heterogeneity in Colon Cancer: Linking Patterns of Wnt and Metabolism Through Xenograft Tumor Models, Single Cell Sequencing and Mathematical Modeling