2014-15 BioFrontiers Seminar Schedule

The BioFrontiers Center at UCCS brings innovative speakers from across the country to discuss the latest discoveries in their fields. Please check often for updated information.

2014-15 BioFrontiers Seminar Series

June 19, 2015    Stephen Russek, Project Leader of Biomagnetic Imaging Standards Group, NIST, Boulder, "NanoIron Phantom to Validate In-Vivo Iron Mapping"

                             11 a.m., Osborne Hall, Room A204

Previous Speakers 2014-15 Speaker Series

Aug. 8, 2014      Randy Erb, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University

                                "Manufacturing Ordered Biocomposites with Weak Magnetic Fields" - Presentation

Sept. 19, 2014    Ralph Salvatore, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Professor, Chemistry Department, Pueblo Community College

Oct. 24, 2014     Kevin Shuford, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Baylor University

Oct. 31, 2014    Richard Ehman, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota      "MR Elastography: New Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers"

Nov. 7, 2014     BioFrontiers seed grant recipient presentations

                            Radu Cascaval, Associate Professor, Mathematics Department, UCCS

                            Taylor Lilly, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCCS

Nov. 14, 2014   BioFrontiers seed grant recipient presentations

                            Rebecca Webb, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCCS

                            Heather Song, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UCCS

Nov. 21, 2014   Jarred Bultema, Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, UCCS

April 17, 2015    Joel Kralk, Assistant Professor, BioFrontiers Institute, CU Boulder "Optical Voltage Imaging in Cells and Organisms"

May 1, 2015        Euginia Olesnicky Killian, Assistant Professor of Biology, UCCS and Darrell Killian, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Colorado College

                              "Identifying a Conserved Toolkit of RNA Binding Proteins that Regulate Dendrite Development"

May 15, 2015      Aaron Neumann, Assitant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico  "Micro- and Nanoscale Interplay of C-type Lectins and Cell Wall Ligands During Innate

                               Immune Defense Against Candida"