Past Events


May 18, 2017 | 4:00-6:00pm | 32-141

Harris Lecture: Biological Responses to Inflammation and Alkylation

Leona Samson; Professor of Biological Engineering and Biology

For more information about Professor Leona Samson, please click here.

May 11, 2017 | 6:45-8:00PM | 56-614

DRAM Seminar 5/11/2017

Carly Ching: Godoy Lab, Northeastern University. Investigation Into the Regulation of RecA in Acinetobacter Baumannii

Nick Panzarino; Cantor Lab, U. Mass Medical. Understanding Acquired Cisplatin Resistance in BrCA2 Mutant Cancer

April 14, 2017 | 4:00-6:00PM | 56-614

Friday Forum: Probing Microbial Interactions with the Mucus Barrier

Katharina Ribbeck; Associate Professor of Biological Engineering
April 13, 2017 | 7:00-9:00PM | 56-614

DRAM Seminar 4/13/2017

Beatrice Rondinelli; D’Andrea Lab, Harvard University. The Role of Chromatin Modifiers on Fork Stability and Drug Resistance

Gajendradhar Dwivedi; Haber Lab, Brandeis University. Frequent Mutations Arising During Repair of a DNA Double Strand Break

March 9, 2017 | 7:00-9:00PM | 56-614

DRAM Seminar 3/9/2017

Bert van de Kooji; Yaffe Lab, MIT. Understanding DSB-Repair Pathway Choice and Fidelity

Tommy Tashjian; Godoy Lab, Northeastern University. A Stable Conformational Change of E. coli DNA Polymerase IV After Interaction with RecA Regulates Activity

February 16, 2017 | 7:00-9:00PM | 56-614

DRAM Seminar 2/16/2017

Lizzie Ngo; Engleward Lab, MIT.  High-throughput platform for detecton of DNA adducts induced by metabolic activation of xenobiotics.

Gonen Memisoglu; Haber Lab, Brandeis University. DNA damage checkpoint regulation in yeast.

February 10, 2017 | 4:00-6:00pm | 56-614

Friday Forum: Lineage Sequencing for Time-solved Mutation Analysis in Small Cell Populations

Paul Blainey; Associate Professor of Biological Engineering
January 19, 2017 | 7:00-9:00PM | 56-614

DRAM Seminar 1/19/2017

Simran Kaushal; Freudenrich Lab, Tufts University. Molecular Basis of Common Fragile Site Fragility in Yeast

Anne Bothmer; Scientist, Editas. DNA Repair Pathways Involved in the Repair of CRISPR/Cas9 Mediated Cuts

January 18, 2017 | 2:30-5:00PM | Lobby of Building 13

2017 CEHS Poster Session

CEHS will host its annual Poster Session on January 18, 2017. 

Abstract deadline is: Friday, December 2, 2016

Prizes will be given for the Best Posters in Engineering and Life Sciences in the Graduate Student and Post Doc categories.

  • 1st Place Prize: $1,000
  • 2nd Place Prize: $500 
  • 3rd Place Prize: $200 and CEHS gifts