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City of Hope Tech Transfer Virtual Information Session

Interested in Technology Transfer? Technology Transfer Offices help translate innovations coming from the lab into products that improve people's lives. We manage intellectual property from scientists and partner with outside companies to bring these new ideas to market. Come talk to the tech transfer professionals working at the City of Hope to learn more! Students […]

Why is my personal statement such an important piece to my application?

Virtual CA, United States

Please join our Assistant Director of our Postbaccalaureate Premedical Certificate Program (PPC), Elba Muñoz, for a webinar where you will learn what key elements to include in your personal statement in order to stand out among the rest. Register here: http://keckgraduate.force.com/EventListing/?eventId=7014p000001LYDd Zoom link: https://kgi.zoom.us/j/95533815016

Resarch Seminar Speaker Series-Leticia Reyes-Regis-“Downstream Processing (DSP) of Adeno-Associated Virus (AAV) focusing on Full AAV Capsid Enrichment”

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Leticia Reyes-Regis, Senior Principal Scientist, Pall Corporation. In recent years, there has been a strong interest to use AAV particles as viral vectors as evidenced by the growing number of clinical successes and agency approvals for AAV therapeutics. AAV-based gene therapies offer a better quality of […]

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PhD Literature Mastery Presentation – Jonathan Felix, PhD Student – “Structural Approaches to Infectivity and Immune Escape of SARS-CoV-2 Coronaviruses”

Please join use for PhD Student, Jonathan Felix's Literature Mastery Presentation. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic elicited an intense response from all sectors of biotechnology, culminating in rapid development of vaccines and therapeutics for treatment of COVID-19. Although the response to the pandemic set record speeds for vaccine and therapeutic drug development, emerging mutational variants of the […]

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PhD Literature Mastery Presentation – Oghenetega Imiruaye, PhD Studet – “The Role of NMDA Receptor Subunits in the Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease in Novel Areas of the Brain”

KGI 535 Building - Room 152 535 Watson Drive, Claremont, CA, United States

Please join us for PhD Student, Oghenetega Imiruaye give his PhD Literature Mastery Presentation. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most prevalent and persistent neurodegenerative condition. Beta-amyloid (Aβ) plaque deposition, accumulation of neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs), inflammation, dysregulated neurotransmitter signaling, brain atrophy, and neuronal alterations are the primary neuropathological hallmarks of AD. The central nervous system (CNS) […]

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The Last Webinar You’ll Need Regarding Admission to Medical School

Virtual CA, United States

Demystifying the Admission Process Acceptance to medical school encompasses more than academic achievement, so what is the best approach to maximize one’s chance for success? This webinar will challenge your current understanding about the process and more importantly, help create a new paradigm for pursuing your goal of becoming a physician. Register here: http://keckgraduate.force.com/EventListing/?eventId=7014p000001LYBS Zoom […]

PhD Literature Mastery Presentation – Jason Lee, PhD Student – “Modeling Fluidic Shear Stress Found in Various Bioprocess Systems and its Effect on T Cells”

KGI 535 Building - Room 152 535 Watson Drive, Claremont, CA, United States

Please join us for KGI PhD student Jason Lee, Process Engineer II, Kite Pharma Ph.D. Literature Mastery presentation. The development and approval of autologous CAR-T cell therapies places an increase demand on manufacturing capacity. There are 5 commercially approved autologous CAR-T cell products with over 500 cell therapies in development. Implementation of automation technologies can […]

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PhD Literature Mastery Presentation – Julie Tobar Sosa, PhD Student – “Investigating Treatment Tolerability: Integrating the Toxicity Index with Patient-Reported Outcomes in Bladder Cancer”

KGI 535 Building - Room 152 535 Watson Drive, Claremont, CA, United States

Please join us for PhD Student, Julie Tobar Sosa's PhD Literature Mastery Presentation. Treatment tolerability refers to the magnitude of adverse events that affect a patient’s adherence and persistence in continuing a prescribed cancer therapy. Understanding and interpreting data concerning toxicity can further our knowledge of treatment tolerability. This can assist oncology professionals to develop […]

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Research Seminar Speaker Series-Brett Goldsmith, CTO, Cardeo Bio, Inc.-“Integrating Electronics and Biology via Graphene”

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Brett Goldsmith, CTO, Cardea Bio, Inc., presentation. The 20th century was the century of physics and the 21st century is the century of biology. This exciting concept incorporates the idea that the shifts happening and yet to happen in biology are fundamental in nature and will lead to […]

Research Seminar Speaker Series – Jerome Lacroix, Western University – “How do you feel? Sensing mechanical forces with PIEZO channels”

KGI 121 Building - Room 1111 121 Bucknell Ave., Claremont, United States

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Jerome Lacroix, Associate Professor, Western University presentation on:  Channel proteins catalyze the passive transport of solutes across cell membranes. These rapid transmembrane flows act as cellular signals in numerous biological functions. Channel opening is typically triggered by the presence of a specific stimulus, which is detected […]

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Tuesdays with Career Services: Interviewing

Interview season is upon us, whether you are applying to internships, full-time jobs, or academic programs. Join us this week on Tuesdays with Career Services to learn how to prepare and rock an interview. We will also discuss common interview questions, case interview preparation, and questions YOU should ask in an interview. Please RSVP through […]

[APhA-ASP] Stop The Bleed

KGI 121 Building - Room 1110 , United States

Learn how to recognize life-threatening bleeds and effectively intervene when a bleeding emergency occurs! FREE CERTIFICATIONS will be provided for all participants. We HIGHLY recommend it, see you there!!

Research Seminar Speaker Series – Shivashavankar Othy, UCI – “Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Immune Cells in the Spinal Cord During CNS Autoimmunity”

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Shivashankar Othy, Researcher, UCI presentation on:  Effector T (Teff) cells potentiate CNS autoimmunity, whereas regulatory T (Treg) cells limit autoimmunity. Using a combination of multiphoton imaging and transgenic mice in an MS-like disease model called experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, we provide new insights into the cellular dynamics […]

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Research Seminar Speaker Series – Atish Mohanty, City of Hope – “A Systems Biology Perspective on the Development of Drug Resistance”

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Atish Mohanty, Assistant Research Professor Department of Medical Oncology at City of Hope National Medical Center on: The increasing incidence of cancer and the challenge posed by drug resistance highlights the need for a comprehensive understanding of the molecular mechanisms involved in resistance development. My research is focused on […]

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Research Seminar Speaker Series – Larry Grill, KGI – “The Potential of Antibody Fc Fusion Therapeutics”

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Larry Grill, Dean of Research and Research Professor at KGI on:  Monoclonal antibodies are increasingly used in multiple therapies, and especially in cancer treatment.  It is always a challenge to identify the best monoclonal antibody variable region for the given target.  In the case of the […]

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Research Seminar Speaker Series – Ya-Xiong Tao, Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine – “Biased Signaling at Neural Melanocortin Receptors”

KGI 121 Building - Room 1111 121 Bucknell Ave., Claremont, United States

Please join us for our Research Seminar Series Speaker, Ya-Xiong Tao, Professor, Physiology on:  The global prevalence of obesity highlights the importance of understanding on regulation of energy homeostasis. The central melanocortin system is an important intersection connecting the neural pathways controlling satiety and energy expenditure to regulate energy homeostasis by sensing and integrating the signals […]

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Cope Health Solutions Tabling

KGI 121 Building - Gayle Riggs Student Center 121 Bucknell Ave, Claremont, CA, United States

Please drop by the Cope Health Solutions table on April 5, 2023, anytime between 12:30-3 p.m. in Oasis building south entrance and learn more about their program. Please RSVP on Handshake.