Sharing Highlights - An Invitation

The members of BIOME's wider academic community are cordially invited to join any of these upcoming BIOME keynote talks of broader interest to be given by internationally-acclaimed guest speakers. Please get in touch with the indicated contact person or use the contact address provided for further details, remembering to mention your UDE or BIOME affiliation while doing so.

Current Programme

Overview of principal keynote speakers and their talks:

When BIOME Core Host Speaker/Institution/Topic Venue Contact/Registration

04.07.2022

17:00 h
Cellular & Molecular Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Tumour & Signalling

Dr. Niels Lemmermann, Molecular Biology/Biochemistry, University Medicine of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, DE

CMV insomnia – a sleepless genome drives memory inflation

RKH, Room 0.38, Ground Floor, UKE delia.cosgrove@uni-due.de

07.07.2022

14:00 h

SFB 1280 Extinction Learning

Herta Flor, Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, DE

The role of learning and brain plasticity in mental disorder: the case of chronic pain

Virtual extinction-learning@ruhr-uni-bochum.de

25.08.2022

17:00 h

CRC 296: Local Thyroid Hormone Action

Prof. Matthew Fuxjager, Department
of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology (EEOB), Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, US

Evolution of the androgenic system in birds: a focus on skeletal muscle

Virtual locotact@uk-essen.de

07.09.2022

16:00 h
CRC 289 Treatment Expectation

Prof. Klaas Enno Stephan, Translational Neuromodeling Unit, Institute for Biomedical Engineering, ETH Zurich, CH

Computational Psychosomatics: A Bayesian framework of brain-body interactions

Virtual webinar@treatment-expectation.de

12.09.2022

17:15 h

CRC 1430: Cell State Transitions

Dr. Mariell Pettersson, AstraZeneca, Gothenburg, SE

Application of the PROTAC modality for modulation of CVRM disease area targets

S05 V01 E69, Campus Essen crc1430@uni-due.de

16.09.2022

16:00 h

Westdeutsches Tumorzentrum

Prof. Douglas R. Green, Chair Immunology Department, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, US

The persistence of memory: early events influencing T cell fate in anti-tumor immunity

Seminarraum des WTZ-Stationengebäude, UKE benjamin.raofi@uk-essen.de

20.09.2022

16:00 h

Emmy Noether Lecture Series

Prof. Anton Henssen, Experimental and Clinical Research Center (ECRC) of the Max Delbrück Center (MDC) and Charité - Universitätsmedizin, DE

Extrachromosomal DNA in cancer

MFZ – EG 0.005 Alpaslan.Tasdogan@uk-essen.de

22.09.2022

17:00 h

CRC 296: Local Thyroid Hormone Action

Dr. Christine Altstötter-Gleich, Prof. Britta Siegmund, Prof. Annette Beck-Sickinger, Prof. Nicole Krämer, Prof. Karen Shire and Prof. Dagmar Führer-Sakel

Virtual Panel Discussion on the movie “Picture a Scientist”

Further information

Virtual locotact@uk-essen.de

11.10.2022

17:00 h

RTG 2762/Radiation Sciences

Dr. Inigo Zubiavrre Martinez, Molecular Inflammation Research Group, Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, NO

Effects of radiotherapy on the tumor microenvironment: role of cancer-associated fibroblasts

Virtual verena.jendrossek@uni-due.de

01.11.2022

17:00 h

CRC 289 Treatment Expectation

Dr. Emma Cohen, Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK

Social support effects on perceived fatigue and performance in physical activity

Virtual webinar@treatment-expectation.de

08.11.2022

17:00 h

RTG 2762/Radiation Sciences

Dr. Halime Kalkavan, Immunology Department, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, US

Regulated cell death pathways –
when dying does not equal death

Virtual verena.jendrossek@uni-due.de

06.12.2022

17:00 h

CRC 289 Treatment Expectation

Prof. Floris de Lange, Predictive Brain Lab, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, NL

Perceptual expectations in naturalistic environments

Virtual webinar@treatment-expectation.de