2018-2019 Tri-Institutional Structural Biology Seminar Series


Date & Time(s)


Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue
Weill Auditorium, Room C-200
New York, NY 10065


Scott C. Blanchard, PhD


Rockefeller University
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Weill Medical College of Cornell University


Scott C. Blanchard, PhD 


September 18th, 2018, Tuesday 
Electron cryomicroscopy of ATP synthase and vacuolar-type ATPase
John Rubinstein, PhD

Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry 
University of Toronto 

October 23rd, 2018, Tuesday
Cryo-EM Structures of Mitochondrial Respiratory Complex I in Biochemically-defined States 
Judy Hirst, PhD

Deputy Director 
Mitochondrial Biology Unit 
Medical Research Council, Laboratory of Molecular Biology 

November 20th, 2018, Tuesday
Integrative Structural Biology 
Andrej Sali, PhD

Professor, Dept. of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences 
University of California, San Francisco 

December 4th, 2018, Tuesday 
Charalampos Kalodimos, PhD

Member, St. Jude Children’s Hospital 
Chair, Dept. of Structural Biology 
Joseph Simone Chair of Basic Research 

February 12th, 2019, Tuesday 
Joachim Frank, PhD

Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics 
Dept. of Biological Sciences 
Columbia University 

March 19th, 2019, Tuesday
Mechanistic insights into protein complexes that regulate gene expression and DNA repair: An integrated structural biology approach 
Lori A. Passmore, PhD

Programme Leader
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge Biomedical Research Campus
Cambridge, United Kingdom 

April 23rd, 2019, Tuesday
Transporting Cargo Over Long Distances: Insights from Cryo-EM of Dynein/Dynactin
Andrew Carter, PhD 

Programme Leader
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Cambridge, United Kingdom