SBCNY 2011 Summer Schedule

SBCNY Fellow Spotlights
Jayanth Krishnan Roy Song, currently enrolled in the PhD program at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, is the first author of a study published in the journal PNAS, titled "ERK Regulation of Phosphodiesterase 4 Enhances Dopamine-stimulated AMPA Receptor Membrane Insertion".
[PubMed]
Jayanth Krishnan Jayanth Krishnan, currently enrolled in the Accelerated Physician-Scientist Program (BS/MD) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Albany Medical College, is a recipient of a 2011 Davidson Scholarship. Jay, who conducted research under the mentorship of SBCNY Investigator Avi Ma'ayan, was the winner in the Engineering category at the Westchester Science and Engineering Fair (WESEF). His project was selected as one of the top eight overall projects which earned him a trip to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).
[Project] [Davidson Fellow Bio] [Putnam Examiner Article]
Johnson Ho Johnson Ho, City College of New York, Biomedical Engineering major, received the 2011 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and was selected as the 2011-2012 Valedictorian of the Grove School of Engineering. Johnson was a summer 2009 SBCNY Fellow who worked under the mentorship of Kevin Costa (MSSM, Department of Medicine) on a project titled: Post-Infarction Left Ventricular Remodeling and the Law of Laplace.
[Project] [CCNY News]
Jayanth Krishnan Sara Wildstein from Queens College (Class of 2010), was one of the recipients of the 2010 Jonas E. Salk Scholarship. She is currently a medical student at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Under the mentorship of SBCNY Investigator Eric Sobie during the summer of 2009, Sara's project was titled: Computational modeling of 'leaky' ryanodine receptors and triggered arrhythmias in heart cells.
[Project] [2010 Salk Scholars]

2011 Summer Research Program Seminar Schedule

Tuesday's Weekly Lunch Seminars (talk + lunch) @ 12:00pm
Location: MSSM, Icahn Medical Institute, 12th Floor, Room 12-34

Week Date Lecturer Title
Week 1 June 7 Introduction to summer program and SBCNY research mentors
Week 2 June 14 Petri Nets for Simulating and Visualizing Signaling Pathways
Week 3 June 21
Neil Clark, PhD
Model of DI Particle Virus-host Dynamics to Explain Viral Latency
Week 4 June 28
Simon Gordonov, BS
Journal Club: Cytoskeleton-based forecasting of stem cell lineage fates
PMID: 20080726
Week 5 July 5 Electrical and Calcium Signaling in Cardiac Myocytes
Week 6 July 12

Network Analysis of Signaling Pathways


Week 7 July 19 Discussion PhD training in Systems Biology
Week 8 July 25
Poster session materials distributed

Templates for the abstracts and posters distributed via email

July 26

Signaling Microdomains and Cell Shape

July 29 Abstracts Due Submit your abstracts (Word format) to your mentor (for review) by 5:00 pm
Week 9 Aug 2

Discussion of results in preparation for poster session

Week 10 Aug 10 Posters Due Submit your poster (PowerPoint format) to your mentor (for review) by 1:00 pm
Aug 15 Poster Session 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - MSSM, Annenberg Building, 19th Floor, Room 19-79

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