Calendar

Upcoming Events

Download iCal of upcoming events to add to your calendar.

IGB SEMINAR (GNDP)
Epigenetic Mechanisms in Memory Formation
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

03/28/2017 - 12:00pm

J. David Sweatt, PhD
Vanderbilt University
Department of Pharmacology

IGB 10 Year Anniversary
Reception

Sangamo Club, 227 E. Adams Street, Springfield, IL 62701
03/29/2017 - 5:30pm

Join IGB as we celebrate our 10th anniversary with a special Art of Science exhibit and a reception including our legislators from the Capitol Building in Springfield.

OLLI Citizen Scientist
First annual Roundtable Luncheon
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

03/31/2017 - 12:30pm

Showcasing an overview of the OLLI Citizen Scientist program and current research, with Citizen Scientists discussing their experiences.

FOX FAMILY INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP LECTURE
10 Most Critical Factors for Startup Success
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

04/04/2017 - 12:00pm

Tom Denison
Co-Founder, President
SmartHealth Activator

Lunch With The Core
Superresolution and Polarized Light Microscopy of Kidney Stone as a Sensitive High-Resolution Record of Human Kidney Function
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

04/05/2017 - 12:00pm

Lunch and learn with members of IGB Core Facilities.

Bruce Fouke
Professor of Geology and Microbiology
University of Illinois

Jessica Saw
MD Program, Mayo Medical School
Graduate Student, Molecular and Integrative Physiology (Wildman Lab)

IGB SEMINAR (GEGC)
Elucidating the Genetic Basis of Amino Acids Metabolism in Seeds
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

04/11/2017 - 12:00pm

Ruthie Angelovici, PhD
University of Missouri
Department of Biological Sciences

Art of Science 7.0
Opening Reception

[co][lab], 206 W. Main St., Urbana
04/13/2017 - 6:00pm

Showcasing imagery from the Core Facilities at the IGB, the Art of Science exhibit highlights cutting-edge research that is addressing significant problems in the environment, medicine, energy use and production, and fundamental research. Exhibit opens April 13 and will run through May 14.

IGB DISTINGUISHED PUBLIC LECTURE
Genetic Analysis of Inherited Breast and Ovarian Cancer: From Gene Discovery to Precision Medicine and Public Health
Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL

04/17/2017 - 4:00pm

Mary-Claire King, PhD
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical Genetics and Genome Sciences

Lunch With The Core
ZEISS Celldiscoverer 7: Your Automated Platform for Live Cell Imaging
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

04/19/2017 - 12:00pm

Lunch and learn with members of IGB Core Facilities.

Joe Huff
Product Marketing Manager
Zeiss Microscopy

IGB SEMINAR (MME)
Identifying the Micro from the Peta: Tales of Big Data in the Micro World
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

04/25/2017 - 12:00pm

Nikos Kyrpides, PhD
Prokaryotic Super Program
DOE Joint Genome Institute

IGB SEMINAR (ReBTE)
Assembly of Stem Cell-Derived Human Tissues for Discovery and Therapy
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

05/02/2017 - 12:00pm

William L. Murphy, PhD
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Department of Biomedical Engineering

IGB Fellows Symposium
Learn about IGB research and share your own!
612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

05/04/2017 - 8:30am

Sua Myong
Associate Professor
Biophysics department
Johns Hopkins University

Scott Edwards
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Harvard University

For more info and free registration, visit
http://fellows.igb.illinois.edu/. Registration closes on April 28.

The World of Genomics
At The Field Museum

Field Museum, 1400 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605
05/19/2017 - 10:00am

Explore The World of Genomics at The Field Museum during a special two day event presented by IGB in Stanley Field Hall. More info at The Field Museum.

Public Lecture and Symposium
Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman
Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL

10/20/2017 - 7:30pm

In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the IGB is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” Our national panel of speakers, including two Nobel Laureates, encompasses diverse disciplines such as microbiology, biochemistry, cellular and development biology, neuroscience, and biomolecular engineering, and will be presenting on current and future work in their respective fields. Register now at http://spiegelman2017.igb.illinois.edu/.