Biosciences in the 21st Century
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Class Schedule - Fall 2015

Monday, Wednesday, Friday – 10:10 to 11:00 a.m.

Please note:  This schedule is tentative and subject to change.
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Date Lecturer Department/Institution Topic Focus
08/24/15 Vassie Ware, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Course goals and expectations Introduction
08/26/15 Selected faculty panel Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Ethical considerations in the biosciences Bioethics
08/28/15 Vassie Ware, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Introduction to cell biology and mechanisms of gene expression Background: Cell and Molecular Biology
08/31/15 Robert Skibbens, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Cell biology of cancer Cancer
09/02/15 Michael Kuchka, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Hallmarks of cancer Cancer
09/04/15 Linda Lowe-Krentz, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Oncogenes and cancer Cancer
09/07/15 LABOR DAY - NO CLASS
09/09/15 Kelly Burns Chemistry
Lehigh University
Specific targeting and delivery of therapeutics to cancer crells based on the tumor microenvironment Cancer
09/11/15 Linda Lowe-Krentz, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Molecular-based cancer therapeutics Cancer
09/14/15 R. Michael Burger, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Information processing in the nervous system Neuroscience
09/16/15 R. Michael Burger, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Advances in neurological medicine Neuroscience
09/18/15 John Nyby, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Drugs, the brain, and behavior Neuroscience
09/21/15 Ryan Wynne, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
St. Thomas Aquinas College, New York
Drugs and behavior Neuroscience
09/23/15 EXAM 1
09/25/15 Jennifer Swann, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Sexual differentiation Neuroscience
09/28/15 Jill Schneider, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Neuroendocrine and metabolic control of ingestion and reproduction Neuroscience
09/30/15 Julie Haas, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
The ever-changing brain Neuroscience
10/02/15 Sabrina Jedlicka, Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering
Lehigh University
Biomechanics and neuronal cell biology Neuroengineering
10/05/15 Julie Miwa, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Genes and the brain Neuroscience
10/07/15 Michael Layden, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Developmental neurobiology Developmental Neurobiology
10/09/15 Neal Simon, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Diseases of the Nervous System Neuroscience
10/12/15 PACING BREAK - NO CLASS
10/14/15 Neal Simon, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Drug development for nervous system disorders Neuroscience
10/16/15 Jing Liu Electrical and Computer Science Engineering
Lehigh University
Epilepsy and neural engineering: Brain Machine Interfaces? Neuroengineering
10/19/15 EXAM 2
10/21/15        
10/23/15        
10/26/15        
10/28/15        
10/30/15        
11/02/15        
11/04/15        
11/06/15        
11/09/15        
11/11/15 EXAM 3
11/13/15        
11/16/15        
11/18/15        
11/20/15        
11/23/15        
11/25/15 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
NO CLASSES
11/27/15
11/30/15        
12/02/15        
12/04/15 Vassie Ware, Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Lehigh University
Concluding Remarks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
     
 

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