Working Group Meeting – Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014; 4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Andrew Wong, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Topic – An Engineered Microvessel Platform for Live-cell Imaging of Metastasis and Studying Drug Delivery across the Blood Brain Barrier.

Working Group Meeting – Tuesday, April 2, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014; 3:00-4:00pm, West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science Building

Speaker – Dr. Harold Selnick, Merck

Topic – “P-gp Matters”

Working Group Meeting – Tuesday, March 4, 2014

*POSTPONED due to inclement weather – Tuesday, May 6, 2014;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Tuesday, March 4, 2014;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Andrew Wong, PhD Student in Material Science and Engineering in Peter Searson’s Lab, JHU

Topic – “An Engineered Microvessel Platform for Live-cell Imaging of Metastasis and Studying Drug Delivery across the Blood Brain Barrier.”

Working Group Meeting – Monday, December 2, 2013

Monday, December 2, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Kalina Hristova, Professor in Materials Science and Engineering, JHU

Topic – “Peptides that spontaneously translocate across lipid bilayers and cellular membranes: basic studies and applications”

Working Group Meeting – Tuesday, November 5

Tuesday, November 5, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Mao Ye, Materials Science and Engineering PhD Student, Searson Lab, JHU

Topic – “Influence of curvature and shear stress on brain microvascular endothelial cells”

Working Group Meeting – Monday October 7, 2013

Monday October 7, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Kannan Rangaramanujam, JHMI Professor of Nanomedicine and Opthalmology

Topic – “Nanotechnology-based approaches for BBB transport and therapies for CNS disorders”

Working Group Meeting – Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Tuesday September 3, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Elizabeth Nance, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine JHMI

Topic – “Nanoparticle-mediated delivery of therapeutics for the treatment of CNS diseases”

No Working Group Meeting – Monday, August 5, 2013

Monday, August 5, 2013;  

NO MEETING

Working Group Meeting – Tuesday July 9, 2013

Tuesday July 9, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Ileana Lorenzini, Neuroscience

Topic – “Alterations in the gliovascular interface during neurodegeneration”

Working Group Meeting – Monday, June 3, 2013

Monday, June 3, 2013;  4:00-5:00pm, BSi Conference Room, Rangos 271

Speaker – Amanda Levy, Materials Science & Engineering PhD Student, Searson Lab

Topic – “Influence of cell-derived factors on Astrocyte morphology in vitro”