Seminars

Dr. Kenneth S. and Audrey S. Gould Lecture Series in Molecular and Cellular Medicine

The Gould Lecture Series was established in 2003 through the generosity of Dr. Kenneth S. and Audrey S. Gould. The lecture series, which takes place annually at the Child Health Institute, hosts distinguished scientists who are at the forefront of research on the molecular and cellular basis of disease.

Previous guest lecturers have included: Brendan Lee, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine—2019,Elaine Fuchs, PhD, The Rockefeller University—2018,Andrew P. Feinberg, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine—2017; Thomas C. Südoff, MD, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University—2016; W. Ian Lipkin, MD, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University—2015; Cori Bargmann, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Rockefeller University—2014; Carl Nathan, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College—2013; James R. Downing, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital—2012; Leonard P. Guarente, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology—2009; Stuart H. Orkin, MD, Harvard Medical school—2008; Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology—2007; Francesco Ramirez, PhD, Child Health Institute of NJ—2005; Joseph T. Coyle, MD, Harvard Medical School—2004; and Eric R. Kandel, MD, Columbia University—2003.

Scientists, colleagues and students from throughout the Rutgers campus including nearby universities and scientific communities are all welcome to attend. The Gould Lecture Series takes place during the Spring Semester in CHINJ Conference Room 3101 or CAB 1302. Announcements for the series are sent out University-wide.

For further information please contact: Kathleen Semler at 732-235-9523 or kathleen.semler@rutgers.edu.

Child Health Institute - Invited Speaker Series

This newly established lecture series takes place at the Child Health Institute throughout the year and hosts distinguished scientists who are at the forefront of research on the molecular and cellular basis of disease. The lecture series is sponsored by the generous support of the Kenneth and Audrey Gould Endowment. Previous guest lecturers have included:  Julie Blendy, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine—2017; Michael Brenner, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital—2018; Marta Filizola, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine—2018; and Paul A. Roche, PhD, National Cancer Institute—2018. Lectures take place in CHI 3101 Seminar Room.  Announcements for the series are sent out University-wide.

For further information please contact: Kathleen Semler at 732-235-9523 or kathleen.semler@rutgers.edu.

Child Health Institute - Science Seminar Series

The Child Health Institute Science Seminar Series welcomes all scientists and students from the Child Health Institute, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University. The purpose of this seminar series is to provide a forum for investigators to share scientific progress and discuss its impact on child health. Seminars are held on Mondays once per month from 12:00—1:00 pm in CHINJ Conference Room 3209. Check home page for upcoming lecture dates.

For further information please contact: Kathleen Semler at 732-235-9523 or kathleen.semler@rutgers.edu.

Immunology & Inflammation Journal Club

The Basic and Tumor Immunology Journal Club is a weekly meeting that welcomes all scientists from the Child Health Institute, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ and Rutgers University. The goal of the meetings is to learn about the field of Immunology, to keep abreast of new developments in the field and to foster informal discussion and interactions between basic, translational and clinical scientists. Students, post-doctoral fellows and faculty all contribute to the meeting by presenting and leading discussions about recently published journal articles. The series meets weekly from September to July on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in CHINJ Conference Room 3209. Pizza is provided.

For further information please contact: John Vieth at joshua.vieth@rutgers.edu.

Research in Progress Seminar Series

The Research in Progress Seminar Series is a bi-weekly seminar series developed as part of the on-going training and research dissemination. The aim of the series is to foster interdisciplinary communication and collaboration to increase awareness of the reserach currently being conducted in the Child Health Institute laboratories. The meetings are held twice per month on Tuesdays from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in CHINJ Conference Room 3101 and are open to all CHINJ Faculty, students and staff.

For further information please contact: Christine Mahedy at 732-235-3397 or mahedych@rwjms.rutgers.edu.