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IGB Seminar - MME
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612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Michael Fischbach, PhD
Stanford University, Department of Bioengineering

"Building and Manipulating the Human Microbiome"

IGB Seminar - IGOH
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612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

George diCenzo, PhD
Queen’s University; Assistant Professor, Department of Biology

"Understanding symbiotic nitrogen fixation and bacterial genome organization using synergistic, multi-level approaches"

Genome Day
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Franklin STEAM Academy, 817 N. Harris Ave, Champaign

Designed for elementary and middle school children, all members of the community are welcome. Exhibits and activities will cover topics including the environment, energy use & production, health, and fundamental research at the IGB in an approachable manner for all ages. Free and open to the public.

CANCELLED: IGB Seminar - MME
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612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Maayan Levy-Thaiss, PhD
University of Pennsylvania; Assistant Professor, Department of microbiology in the Perlman School of Medicine

"Intestinal epithelial cell functions at the host-microbiome interface"

IGB Theme Hop
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IGB Concourse Level

Join us as we showcase the IGB themes of Biosystems Design (BSD) and Omics Nanotechnology for Cancer Precision Medicine (ONC-PM) for an afternoon of collaboration, poster talks, and socialization!

MillerComm Lecture Series
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Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum
600 S. Gregory Street
Urbana IL

Natalie Kofler
Scholar affiliate, Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics

"Editing Nature: Governance Hurdles and Ethical Holes in Genetic Engineering"

Hosted by the Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE) and the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Special Seminar
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Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center, 1212 W Nevada St, Urbana

A multidisciplinary panel including Kim Compoc, Ripan Malhi, Sana Saboowala, and Amber Leamhnachd.

"Mauna Kea, Colonialism, and Science: Presentation and Discussion on the Ethical Questions Surrounding the Thirty Meter Telescope in Hawai‘i"

Sponsored by the Department of Asian American Studies, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, Department of Anthropology, and Society for Equity in Astronomy. Refreshments will be served.

IGB Special Seminar
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612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

"The Antimicrobial Resistance Crisis: How NIAMRRE Supports Solutions"

Dr. Kristen Obbink, DVM, MPH
Associate Director, National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education (NIAMRRE), Iowa State University

LAS Dean’s Distinguished Lecture
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Natural History Building Auditorium (room 228), 1301 W. Green St., Urbana

"Earth BioGenome Project: Sequencing Life for the Future of Life"

Gene E. Robinson
Swanlund Chair of Entomology and Neuroscience
Department of Entomology
Director, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

A reception for faculty, staff, and grad students will follow in the NHB Core (room 319)

IGB Pioneers Seminar - GNDP
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612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Trudy Mackay, PhD
Clemson University; Professor, Department of Genetics and Biochemistry

"Charting the Genotype-Phenotype Map: Lessons From Drosophila"