From Katie Kaus GRAD:
On Thursday, October 22nd the 16th Annual Molecular Biophysics and Biological Chemistry retreat will be held at Wadsworth Mansion (421 Wadsworth St, Middletown, CT 06457). The retreat is hosted by Wesleyan University’s Molecular Biophysics Program, as well as the Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and Chemistry Departments, and features several seminar talks given by Wesleyan Alumni and Facutly, as well as a poster session highlighting research being done by both graduate and undergraduate students in fields related to biophysics and biochemistry.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. John Kuriyan, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Principal Investigator and Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Kuriyan’s research investigates the molecular structures and mechanisms of enzymes and molecular switches involved in cellular signal transduction.
The retreat will begin at 10:00am, with the main poster session at 2:15pm and the Keynote Lecture at 4:15pm.
The retreat is open to all members of the Wesleyan Community. Please join us for the full day of the retreat, or just a portion of it!
Date: Thursday, October 22
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Place: Wadsworth Mansion (421 Wadsworth St, Middletown, CT 06457)