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Friday Evening Lecture Series

Lillie Auditorium, 8:00 PM. Lectures are free and open to the public.
Speaker titles, abstracts and biographies will be posted as they become available.

Speakers for the Friday Evening Lecture Series are selected by a committee composed of: Marlene Belfort, Wadsworth Institute, Gary Borisy, MBL, Paul De Weer, University of Pennsylvania, Hugh Ducklow, MBL, Gerald Fischbach, Simons Foundation Autism Project, Joshua Hamilton, MBL, Richard Harland, UC Berkeley, Tim Mitchison, Harvard University, Mitchell Sogin, MBL, Clare Waterman, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute.

Suggestions for future Friday Evening Lecturers are welcome and may be sent to FEL@mbl.edu

Date: Speaker:
 
06/19/09 Hollis "Holly" T. Cline, Scripps Research Institute; director, MBL Neurobiology course - "Building Brain Circuits"
   
06/26/09 Patricia J. Johnson, University of California, Los Angeles; former course director, MBL Parasitology course - "The Human Parasite Trichomonas vaginalis: One Cell, Multiple Revelations"
   
07/03/09 Susan K. Avery, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution - "Coastal Cities, Coastal Impacts: The Tides They Are A-Changin"
   
07/10/09 Daniel S. Rokhsar, University of California, Berkeley - "In the Beginning: Genomics of Animal Origins and Diversity"
   
07/16/09-
07/17/09
Forbes Lectures - David Julius, University of California, San Francisco - 07/16: "The Molecular Biology of Thermosensation and Pain"; 07/17: "From Peppers to Peppermints: Understanding Pain Through the Power of Folk Medicine and Natural Products"
   
07/24/09 Paul G. Falkowski, Rutgers University - "The Microbial Engines that Drive Earth's Biogeochemical Cycles"
   
07/31/09 Martin Raff, University College London; Ellison Medical Foundation Scientific Advisory Board - "Good News About Autism"
   
08/07/09 Glassman Lecture - Eric H. Davidson, California Institute of Technology - "Gene Regulatory Networks: the Genomic Code for Embryonic Development"
   
08/14/09 Porter Lecture - Martin Chalfie, Columbia University; 2008 Nobel Laureate - "Touching Green Worms"

 
08/21/09 Distinguished Alumni Lecture, Sager Lecture - Joshua R. Sanes, Harvard University - "The Circuits That Let Us See"
   




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