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Schedule of Events

GABS Symposium 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017
UMBC | AOK Library 7th Floor

 

8:30 – 9:00           Registration

9:00 – 10:00         Poster Session I

10:00 – 10:30       Student Talks

                        “Characterization of the enteric microbiome
                      of the wood-eating catfish Panaque nigrolineatus”
                        Ryan McDonald, Schreier Lab

                        “Set4 regulates cellular stress response
                        via histone regulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae”
                        Khoa Tran, Green Lab

11:00 – 11:15       Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:15       Keynote

                        “Xenobiotic Disruption of the Microbiome & Phageome
                        and its Metabolic Consequences”
                        John Kirby, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

12:15 – 1:00         Lunch

1:00 – 2:00           Poster Session II

2:00 – 3:00           Keynote:

                        “Hide and seek in the open sea: camouflage and
                        visual countermeasures in marine species”
                        Sönke Johnsen, PhD, Duke University

3:00 – 3:15           Coffee Break

3:15 – 4:00           Career Panel

                        Moderator: Sarah Avery, PhD Student

4:00 – 4:10           Closing Remarks

                        Michelle Starz-Gaiano
                        Biological Sciences Graduate Program Director

4:30 – 8:00           Reception (BIOL 004)