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Past Speakers


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Past Symposia

Invited Speakers

Thomas E. Cheatham, III, Ph.D.
Department of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy
Director, Research Computing and CHPC, UIT
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Title: “Convergence, Reproducbility and Accuracy - There are Still Some Surprises in Modeling the Structure and Dynamics of Nucleic Acids”

Edward H. Egelman, Ph.D.
Harrison Distinguished Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA
Title: “Cryo-EM of Helical Protein and Nucleoprotein Polymers at Near-Atomic Resolution”

Matthieu G. Gagnon, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Sealy Center for Structural Biology & Molecular Biophysics
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX
Title: “How RRF and tRNA Disassemble the Ribosome During Recycling”

Karen Maxwell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Title: “The Role of anti-CRISPRs in the Phage-Host Evolutionary Arms Race”

Michael Sheetz, Ph.D.
Director, Mechanobiology Institute
Distinguished Professor, Dept of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore
Title: ”Nanometer Level Matrix Structures Control Adhesion Clustering and Dynamics”

Liang Tong, Ph.D.
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor and Chair
Department of Biological Sciences
Columbia University
New York, NY
Title: “Structural Studies of RNA 3’-end Processing Machineries”