Events

Petit Institute Events

Monday
September
24
“Memory and Brain: Remembering What’s Important” - Joseph Manns, Ph.D. - Emory University
Monday
October
01
“Mechanisms of Mapping Space in Human Memory” - Thackery Brown, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Tuesday
October
02
"Ex vivo Immune Organoids and On-chip Technologies for Immunity, Epigenetics, and Malignancies" - Ankur Singh, Ph.D. - Cornell University
Thursday
October
04
All-new Format! 1/2 day training event for graduate students and postdocs
Tuesday
October
09
"Emergence of Genetic Complexity in Clonal Populations Evolving in the Lab: Implications for Cancer and Chronic Infectious Disease" - Frank Rosenzweig, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Monday
October
15
“Neural Codes and Maps in Whisker Somatosensory Cortex” - Daniel Feldman, Ph.D. - University of California, Berkeley
Tuesday
October
16
"Microfluidic Homeostasis – Tapping in the Circulatory System One Cell at a Time" - Abe Lee, Ph.D. - University of California, Irvine
Tuesday
October
16
"BRCAness in Malignant Gliomas: Missing the IDH Story" - John Henson, M.D. - Piedmont Healthcare
Saturday
October
27
Hands-on science demos, seminars, and lab tours
Wednesday
October
31
"From Academia to Government to Industry: Lessons Learned" - Elias Zerhouni, M.D. - President, Global Research & Development, Sanofi
Thursday
November
08
Maribel Vazquez, Ph.D. - The City College of New York
Tuesday
November
13
"From Pipettes to Policy: At the Intersection of International Security and Technology" - Margaret Kosal, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Tuesday
December
18
An overview of MR applications in science and engineering and experimental capabilities at Georgia Tech.
Thursday
February
07
A two-day conference for faculty, research scientists, postdocs and grad students
Wednesday
March
20
23rd annual workshop bringing together scientists, engineers, clinicians and industry to explore the latest in regenerative medicine research.
Thursday
March
28
Suzie Pun, Ph.D. - University of Washington
Thursday
April
11
"Vascular Mechanics and Mechanobiology in Health and Disease" - Jay Humphrey, Ph.D. - Yale University
Thursday
May
09
Eunji Chung, Ph.D. - University of Southern California

Other Bio Events

Thursday
February
28
Save the Date! February 28 - March 1, 2019

Annual & Recurring Events

Bioengineering Seminars

A collaboration between the Petit Institute and BME. Seminars held Tuesdays or Thursdays between 11am-12pm. View schedule

Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club is a seminar series that showcases local Petit Institute faculty members and is held on the second Tuesday of the month. View schedule

Buzz on Biotechnology

Each fall the Petit Institute hosts one of its largest outreach events, the Buzz on Biotechnology High School Open House. View schedule

Distinguished Lecture

The Distinguished Lecture series brings internationally recognized bioengineering and bioscience leaders to the Petit Institute community to give their perspective on the future of biotechnology. View schedule

Integrated Cancer Research Center Seminars

Integrated Cancer Research Center host monthly seminars. View schedule

Suddath Symposium

The 2019 Suddath Symposium - "Epigenetics" will be held February 7-8, 2019 Go to website

 

Regenerative Medicine Workshop at Charleston

The 2019 workshop will be held March 20-23, 2019. Go to website