Danny Thomas Lecture Series

All Danny Thomas Lectures are presented at noon in the Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration Auditorium (Room IA1011) unless otherwise noted.

Date Presentation
 

SUMMER BREAK

Aug 4

HOLD

Aug 18

TBA

Speaker: Dr. Rachel Green

Host: Graduate School

Aug 25

HOLD

Sep 1

Mechanisms of Neuronal Addition after Birth

Speaker: Alvarez-Buylla, PhD, UC SF

Host: Young-Goo Han, PhD

Sep 8 OPEN
Sep 15 HOLD
Sep 22

26th ANNUAL ALLAN GRANOFF LECTURESHIP

Speaker: Clodagh O’Shea, PhD, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Host: Charles Russell, PhD

Sep 29 

Genomic and Epigenomic Profiles of Asian Endemic Cancers

Speaker: Patrick Tan, MD, PhD, Agency for Science, Technology and Research - Singapore

Host: Jun Yang, PhD

Oct 6

G-quadruplexes: the structure and function of the DNA quadruple helix

Speaker: Shankar Balasubramanian, University of Cambridge

Host: Naoaki Fujii, PhD

Oct 13

Day of Remembrance/Schwartz Center Rounds/DTLS

Host: Justin Baker, MD

Oct 20

BIOMEDICAL SYMPOSIUM

Hosts: J. Paul Taylor, Jamy Peng

Oct 27

Neurexins and their ligands: Towards a molecular logic of neural circuits

Speaker: Thomas Südhof, MD, Stanford University

Host: Xinwei Cao, PhD

Nov 3

PETER DOHERTY LECTURE (tentative)
Mitochondrial Shape-Shifting in the Regulation of Immune Cell Function

Speaker: Ericka Pearce, PhD, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics

Host: Doug Green, PhD

Nov 10

TBA

Speaker: Lewis Lanier, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

Host: Lea Cunningham

Nov 17 BOARD POSTER SESSION
Nov 24 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
Dec 1

CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS - Hematological Malignancies Program
New St. Jude Clinical Trials in Acute Leukemia

Speakers: Tanja Gruber and Hiroto Inaba

Dec 8

CAMILLE SARROUF ENDOWED LECTURE (TENTATIVE)

Host: Victor Santana, MD

Dec 15

CHAIR'S FORUM

Speaker: Mitchell Weiss, MD

Host: Martine Roussel, PhD

Dec 22 CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY
Dec 29 NEW YEARS HOLIDAY

To view online lectures, including selected Danny Thomas Lecture Series programs, go to Cure4Kids.

Cure4Kids, developed by the International Outreach Program of St. Jude Children' Research Hospital, provides online lectures about catastrophic illnesses in children, with an emphasis on pediatric oncology.