Seminars

SPECIAL NOTICE: Due to recommendations of the University of Nebraska that in-person classes be cancelled and the suspension of non-essential travel, the remainder of the SVMBS Seminar Series for the Spring 2020 semester are cancelled. Attempts will be made to reschedule current speakers for the Fall 2020 series.

SPRING 2020 SEMINAR SCHEDULE*

Please join us at 4:00 p.m. in VBS 145 (unless noted otherwise) for the following seminars.

*Dates and speakers may be added closer to 2020. Please check back.
February 3

Luciana Pires
Visiting Research Scholar, School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBD

Hosted by Elizabeth VanWormer

February 10

Bikash R. Sahoo
Graduate Student, School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBD

Hosted by Asit Pattnaik

February 17

Amy Beckley
CEO, MFB Fertility

Title: From nuclear receptors to vaccine development, how I ultimately chose to start a company in reproductive endocrinology

Hosted by Rodrigo Franco-Cruz

March 2

Deepthi Gadde
Regulatory Technical Scientist
Huvepharma, Inc.

Title: Novel approaches to control coccidiosis in poultry

Hosted by Dustin Loy

March 9

Kristy Plander
Bryan College of Health Sciences

Title: From the lab to the classroom: Using active learning strategies to engage students

Hosted by Jay Reddy

March 16

CANCELLED

Katie Bidne
Graduate student, Department of Animal Science
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBD

Hosted by Renee McFee

March 30

CANCELLED

Connor Aylor
Graduate student, School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBD

Hosted by Greg Somerville

April 6

CANCELLED

Robert Davey
Professor of Microbiology
Boston University

Title: TBD

Hosted by Shi-hua Xiang

April 13

CANCELLED

Claudio Afonso
Former Lead Scientist for Newcastle Disease at the Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory of the USDA in Athens Georgia and current Partner and Senior Advisor of Base2bio and Adjunt Professor at the University of Georgia

Title: Long Read Sequencing for Rapid Diagnostics of Viral Diseases

Hosted by Fernando Osorio

April 20

CANCELLED

Aryamav Pattnaik
Graduate student, School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Title: TBD

April 27

CANCELLED

Barry Kreiswirth
Center for Discovery and Innovation

Title: TBD

Hosted by Greg Somerville