Undergraduate Students

2004 Program Schedule

Date Event Time Location
Monday, June 14 Travel to Seattle and Check in to Housing All Day Stevens Court Residence (UW)
Tuesday, June 15 Orientation Meeting, Lunch and tour 10:30 am to 2:15 D1-080
Friday, June 18 Lunch Seminar
Nina Salama, Division of Human Biology
"Can genomics cure ulcers or just give you one?"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Tuesday, June 22 Coffee Break
Julie Holly, Director of Technology Transfer Office
"Inventions, patents, royalties, licensing: Biotech these days"
9:30 a.m. D1-080
Friday, June 25 Lunch Seminar
Julie Overbaugh, Division of Human Biology
"Studies of HIV transmission in Africa"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, July 2 Lunch Seminar
Linda Buck, Division of Basic Sciences
"Mechanisms underlying odor and pheromone sensing"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Tuesday, July 6 Coffee Break
Barry Stoddard, Director, MCB Graduate program in Seattle
"Graduate school: applications, training grants, fellowships, rotations, etc."
9:30 a.m. D1-080
Tues/Wed, July 6 and 7 Lake Union and Washington Sailing Cruise I and II 12:45 to 4:00 pm Schooner Mallory Todd: Departs from pier behind Daniel's Broiler Restaurant
July 5 - Aug 6 Seafair Every Weekend  
Friday, July 9 Lunch Seminar
Fred Appelbaum, Director, Division of Clinical Research
"Neoplasia and transplantation therapies"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, July 16 Lunch Seminar
Roland Strong, Division of Basic Sciences
"What makes things red: siderocalin, siderophores, iron and bacteria"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, July 16 Informational Session
Medical Scientist Training Program M.D./Ph.D. at UW/FHCRC
1:00 p.m. D1-080 (Immediately following research talk)
Monday, July 19 Gasworks Park Barbecue 6:00 p.m. Gasworks Park
Tuesday, July 20 Coffee Break
Barry Stoddard, Associate Director, Division of Basic Sciences
"Research Ethics and Issues I: Basic Research"
9:30 D1-080
Friday, July 23 Lunch Seminar
Dan Gottschling, Division of Basic Sciences
"Loss of Heterozygosity in Old Yeast: A Model for Age-Induced Cancer"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, July 30 Lunch Seminar
John Potter, Director, Division of Public Health Sciences
"Preventing cancer: what we know and what we do"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, August 6 Lunch Seminar
Dusty Miller, Divisions of Human Biology and Basic Sciences
"Human gene therapy"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Saturday, August 6 Seafair BBQ and the Blue Angels 10 am to 3 pm Deb Banker's House: 2709 62nd Ave. S.E. Mercer Island, WA 98040
Tuesday, August 10 Coffee Break
Bill Bensinger, Division of Clinical Research
"Research Ethics and Issues II: Clinical Studies"
9:30 a.m. C2M-015
Friday, August 13 Lunch Seminar
Scott Davis, Associate Director, Division of Public Health Sciences
"The risk of cancer following Chernobyl: challenges in radiation epidemiology and a summary of results"
12:00 p.m. D1-080
Friday, August 13 Student Research Poster Presentation and reception 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Atrium/Great Hall or Courtyard, weather-dependent
Friday, August 20 Check out and return home!    
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