Department News and Events
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Department News and Events
Seminar on Patents- David Nocilly Esq., Patent Attorney
We are pleased to announce that the Graduate Studies Program from Albany Medical College will be hosting David Nocilly Esq., Patent Attorney (Partner at Bond, Schoneck & King). His talk entitled "Anatomy of a Patent" - What every researcher should know about patents! is intended for graduate students, postdocs and faculty members. The seminar will take place Friday October 16th 2015 at 3 PM in the Albany Medical College, MS-316. This seminar is in a room located behind our swipe access, but if people wait by the MS elevators in front of the entrance to the AMC Library we will check regularly and get them to the room!
The seminar will provide an in depth look at United States patents and an overview of patent law concepts in preparing and prosecuting patent applications. The speaker will use a US patent as an example to cover the different parts of what makes up a patent and how to read patents for prior art and patentability. The presentation will also address how academic research proposals and papers effect the ability to file for patent in the U.S. and abroad. Please click here for flyer information.
October 5, 2015
Dissertation Seminar - Devon Fitzgerald
We are pleased to announce the Dissertation Seminar of Devon Fitzgerald, titled "The Escherichia coli Flagellar Regulon: new surprises from a well-studied system." This seminar will be held in the DAI Auditorium on Monday October 19, 2015 at 2 PM. Please click here to see the seminar announcement.
September 29, 2015
Dissertation Seminar - William Lainhart
We are pleased to announce the Dissertation Seminar of William Lainhart, titled "The Effects of Landscape on Malaria Vectors of the Neotropics." This seminar will be held in the DAI Auditorium on Thursday October 22, 2015 at 9 AM. Please click here to see the seminar announcement.
September 28, 2015
3rd Annual Symposium on RNA Science: Epitranscriptomics
We are pleased to announce that registration and abstract submission for the 3rd Annual Symposium on RNA Science : Epitranscriptomics is now open! Please click here for details on key note speakers, workshops and abstract submission guidelines.
September 3, 2015
Biomedical sciences department welcomes new faculty member - Magdia De Jesus
We are pleased to announce the appointment of a new faculty member, Magdia De Jesus, to the Biomedical Sciences program. Please click here to see the full list of new faculty and staff appointed by the University at Albany this fall.
September 3, 2015
ASM Symposium Presented by the Eastern NY Student Chapter of ASM
We are pleased to announce the ASM Symposium presented by the Eastern NY Student Chapter of ASM on November 4th, 2015. This seminar will include posters, free lunch, talks by students and postdocs and a key note lecture by Dr. Briana Burton (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University). For the tentative schedule please click here. Abstracts for posters and talks are due September 23rd. For abstract rules and the submission form please click here.
August 31, 2015
Dissertation Seminar - William G. Coon
We are pleased to announce the Dissertation Seminar of William G. Coon, titled "Separating the Signal from the Noise in Electrocorticographic (ECoG) Signals: Novel Analytic Methods and their Application to Exprimental and Theoretical Neuroscience." This seminar will be held in the Center for Medical Sciences 2nd floor Collaboratory on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 1pm. Please click here to see the seminar announcement.
August 25, 2015
RPI Biotech Hands-on Workshops
RPI is offering full-day hands-on biotechnology workshops and mini-courses on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Workshops/mini-courses include microscopy/proteomics, NMR, and analytical biochemistry, among others. Click here to see the flyer. If you are interested, you must RSVP by Friday, August 20, 2015 here.
July 16, 2015
Thesis Seminar - Ingrid Hahn
We are pleased to announce the Thesis Seminar of Ingrid Hahn, titled "Foraminiferal β2-Tubulin and Microtubule to Helical Filament Transition in Reticulomyxa filose." The seminar will be held in the Empire State Plaza conference room on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 4PM. Please click here to see the seminar announcement.
June 29, 2015
Thesis Seminar - Ipneet Dhaliwal
We are pleased to announce the Thesis Seminar of Ipneet Dhaliwal, titled "The Role of Antibody Isotypes in Providing Passive Protection against Ricin Toxin." The seminar will be held in the 5th Floor Conference Room in CMS on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 1PM. Please click here to see the seminar announcement.
May 1, 2015
Congratulations Virginia Chu - Boren Fellowship Recipient
The BMS department would like to congratulate Virginia Chu, a 2nd year PhD student in Dr. Jan Conn's laboratory, for becoming a recipient of the National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Fellowship! Virginia will be traveling to Brazil to study Portuguese and continue her dissertation research. To read more about Virginia and the Boren Fellowship, visit the Current Students page.
May 1, 2015
AMC Annual Career Symposium
Albany Medical College's Biomedical Science club is hosting the 4th Annual Career Symposium on Monday, May 4 from 3:00-5:30PM in MS-169 (Neil Hellman Medical Research entrance, auditorium on the left). Please click here to view the symposium flyer and to find out more about the panelists!