Robert S. Altman, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship
Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Chicago
“A Scientist Can Make a Great Entrepreneur”
Senior Research Specialist, IGB Core Facilities
"3D Serial Blockface – SEM & Amira Segmentation"
Paul Jensen, PhD
Professor, Center for Marine Biotechnology and Biomedicine
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
UC San Diego
"Natural Products and the Gene Cluster Revolution"
Springer Cultural Center, 301 N Randolph St, Champaign, IL 61820
The IGB’s Art of Science program celebrates the common ground between science and art, comprising images from IGB’s research portfolio. This year’s exhibit takes place in a new venue and centers around a theme of comparisons.
Mohammed El-Kebir, PhD
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois
“Implications of Non-uniqueness of Solutions in Cancer Phylogenetics”
Please bring your own lunch. Coffee and cookies will be provided!
Cari Vanderpool, PhD
University of Illinois; Department of Microbiology; IGB Faculty, Microbiome Metabolic Engineering
"Exploring Bacterial Gene Regulatory Networks - From Molecules to Cells"
Learn about IGB research, hear about current issues in the life sciences, and connect with other students on campus at the annual Fellows Symposium. With keynotes lectures from Dr. Elaine Ostrander, Chief & NIH Distinguished Investigator, National Human Genome Research Institute and former IGB Fellow Dr. Sarah London, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago. Register for free at fellows.igb.illinois.edu.
Catherine Klapperich, PhD
Boston University; Associate Dean for Research and Technology Development