A distinguished professional Seminar Series is co-sponsored by
the Institute for Hepatitis and Virus Research, Hepatitis B Foundation,
and the Drexel Institute to promote scientific exchange at a national
and international level. National and international leaders in the
field are invited to speak on a regular schedule.
Seminar Series Schedule 2013
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Yuntao Wu, PhD (George Mason University)
"Chemotactic signaling and Arp2/3-dependent nuclear migration in HIV-1
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Nicholas Meanwell, PhD** (Bristol Myers Squibb)
"The Design and Discovery of Inhibitors of Hepatitis C Virus NS3
Protease and NS5A
Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Glenn Rall, PhD (Fox Chase Cancer Center)
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 4:00 PM - Heather Steinman, PhD* (UPStart, University of Pennsylvania)
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Cynthia Maryanoff, PhD (Johnson & Johnson)
"Drug-eluting cardiovascular stents: dynamics of drug release from different polymer systems"
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Lewis Roberts, MB, ChB, PhD (Mayo Clinic)
"Effects of Heparan Sulfate Sulfatases on Signaling Pathways in Liver Cancer "
Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Gregory Adams, PhD (Fox Chase Cancer Center)
"Developing Optimized Antibodies for Cancer Therapy"
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 4:00 PM - Shawn DeFrees, PhD* (Seneb Biosciences)
Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 4:00 PM - Jorge Marrero, MD, MS (Univ. Texas Southwestern Medical Center)
"Detecting Liver Cancer Early"
Hepatitis B Foundation's 2013 Bruce Witte Lecturer
Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Lishan Su, PhD (University of North Carolina School of Medicine)
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Sean Brady, PhD (The Rockefeller University)
"Watch where you step, there is new chemistry everywhere!"
Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 11:00 AM - Alexander Mazin, PhD (Drexel University College of Medicine)
Friday, May 3, 2013 - 4:00 PM - Robert Purcell, MD (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH)
Hepatitis B Foundation's 2013 Baruch S. Blumberg Prize
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 4:00 PM - Oren Gilad, Phd (1) & Ren Capocasale (2)* [(1) Atrin Pharmaceuticals & (2) FlowMetric, Inc]
*Regional Biotech Council (RBC) Seminar Speakers (Registration may be required)
**Pennyslvania Drug Discovery Institute Seminar Speakers
For More Information:
Institute for Hepatitis and Virus Research
3805 Old Easton Road, Doylestown, PA 18902
* = Regional Biotech Council (RBC) Seminar Speakers (Registration may be required)
**= Pennsylvania Drug Discovery Institute Seminar Speakers
Please note that all Seminars are held at the IHVR and Drexel Institute
located at the PA Biotechnology
Center of Bucks County in Doylestown, PA. Click
here for Travel Directions.
Past Seminar Series