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Wed Mar 2, 2011

Medicine in the Ancient World


Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

Heinrich von Staden, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

Co-sponsored by the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study, the Department of History, the Department of Philosophy, and the History and Philosophy of Science Graduate Program.…

Thu Mar 3, 2011

Fri Mar 4, 2011

Neurodegenerative mouse models and development of therapeutic strategies for genetic disorders of the endosomal-lysosomal system (Tay-Sachs, Hurler, Sanfilippo, Niemann-Pick, Batten)


Location: 123 Nieuwland Hall of Science

Steven U. Walkely, D.V.M., Ph.D.   Professor - Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Professor - Department of Pathology, Professor - The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.  Director of the Sidney Weisner Laboratory of Genetic Neurological Disease at the Rose F. Kennedy Center for Research in Mental Retardation and Human Development.

Tue Mar 8, 2011

Peter Singer - Live Webcast


Location: Online

Today at 2pm eastern, Dr. Peter Warren Singer, author, senior fellow and director of the 21st Century Defense Initiative at the Brookings Institution, will speak on the science fiction and science reality of war in the 21st century. The event kicks off the Office of Naval Research’s Directorate of Innovation Winter 2010-2011 Distinguished Lecture Series.

Tue Mar 22, 2011

Fri Mar 25, 2011

Blood Based Biomarkers for Niemann Pick C


Location: 123 Nieuwland Hall of Science

Forbes Dennison Porter, M.D. Ph. D. Senior Investigator, Chief: Section on Molecular Dysmorphology Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, National Institute of Child Health Development (NIHCD), National Institutes of Health.


Thu Mar 31, 2011