- Networking Panel
- Education Symposium
- Poster Session
- Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology, Evolution & Behavior
- Biomaterials and Nanoscience/Nanotechnology
- Chemical Sciences
- Education/Curricular Innovation
- Environmental Science
- Family, Community and Public Health
- Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics
- Microbiology and Immunology
- Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
- Neuroscience and Cognitive Science
- Water Quality and Management
- Agriculture, Food, and Nutritional Sciences
- Professor Venture Fair
- Keynote Address
November 27, 2012 Stamp Student Union
Registration (FREE) when you arrive
|8:30 AM - 2:30 PM||
Secondary School Teachers Symposium:
Integrative Science – With Biology at the Center
(Special Registration Required)
Location: Atrium, Stamp Student Union
11:00 AM - 12:00N
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Jimenez Room, Stamp Student Union
Representatives of industry and federal laboratories will hold two panel discussions to help students understand what they can do with a degree in the biological sciences and similar majors.
11:30 N - 1:30 PM
Poster Session - Meet the researchers
Poster session and Lunch
Location: Grand Ballroom, Stamp Student Union
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Innovation Corner - "Professor Venture Fair"
Location: Grand Ballroom Lounge, Stamp Student Union
Professors and inventors will pitch their inventions to local Venture Capitalists who will select the Best Inventor Pitch for Bioscience Day 2012.
Short Seminars by University of Maryland Faculty
|2:00 PM - 2:30 PM||
William E. Bentley, Robert E. Fischell Distinguished Professor of Engineering and Chair, Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Talk: "A Systems Biotechnological Interrogation of Quorum Sensing: Opportunities for Altering the Microbiome"
|2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
||Kan Cao, Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
Talk: "Molecular Insights on Aging from Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome"
|3:00 PM - 3:30 pm
||Antony M. Jose, Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
Talk: “RNAs that Move Between Animal Cells to Control Genes”
|3:30 pm - 3:45 PM
|3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
||Garegin Papoian, Monroe Martin Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Talk: "How Do Cells Move? Chemistry Meets Mechanics"
|4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
||Daphne Soares, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Talk: "Navigating in Dark Water: the Secret Lives of Cavefishes"
|4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
The Dr. Erik B. & Mrs. Joyce D.C. Young Lecture
Location: Colony Ballroom
"On Growth and Form - A Physical Basis for Morphogenesis"