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Christopher A. Chuckran

School of Medicine
Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program

Monitoring and Targeting Treg Stability in Human Cancer

3:30 PM, Monday, May 23, 2022
BST 100

Zoom link: https://pitt.zoom.us/j/97738999051
Passcode: 328365

Major Advisors and Chairperson:
Dario Vignali, PhD & Tullia Bruno, PhD
Greg Delgoffe, PhD

Committee Members:
Olivera Finn, PhD
Lawrence Kane, PhD
Timothy Burns, MD, PhD

Jeremy Joseph Velazquez

School of Medicine
Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program

Generation and characterization of iPSC derived liver organoids as potential models for development and therapeutic applications

1:00 PM, Wednesday, June 1, 2022
S120 BST

Zoom link: https://pitt.zoom.us/j/92257608447
Passcode: 616928

Major Advisor and Chairperson:
Mo Ebrahimkhani, MD
Wendy Mars, PhD

Committee Members:
Samira Kiani, MD
Donna Stolz, PhD
Chris Plaisier, PhD

Kai Ding

School of Medicine
Integrative Systems Biology Graduate Program

Multi-omics profiling of breast cancer metastases to identify drivers and mechanisms of endocrine resistance for precision medicine

1:00 PM, Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Magee-Womens Research Institute 1 st floor conference room

Zoom link: https://pitt.zoom.us/j/96052547414
Passcode: 880805

Major Advisors and Chairperson:
Steffi Oesterreich, PhD
Adrian Lee, PhD
Lin Zhang, PhD

Committee Members:
George Tseng, PhD
Michael Tsang, PhD