Aug 14 2020

UIC Department of Biological Sciences Symposium 2020

August 14, 2020

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


virtual seminar


Chicago, IL 60612

Departmental symposium logo- a shell that turns into a dan strand that turns into a plant, shaped like a spiral
12:55- Eric Stabb: Introductory remarks
1:00-1:30 Mary Ashley: CIM2AS: Cultural Immersion in Monarchs & Milkweeds Advancing Science Education.
1:30-1:50 Isabelle Vea: Sexual Size Dimorphism and Sex Specific Plasticity: Two sides of the same coin?
1:50-2:00: Break
2:00-2:30: Peter Okkema: Using genetics to characterize the mechanisms of T-box transcription factors
2:30-2:50: Katie Fowler: Characterizing the reproductive biology of zoo-housed Bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianus) using fecal hormone metabolite analysis.
2:50-3:00: Break
3:00-3:30: Sriivatsan Govid Rajan, Vijay Warrier: How to Build a Fishy Nose: Assembly Patterning and Genetics.
3:30-4:00: Thom Park: Blind, Naked, and Feeling no Pain.
4:00-4:15: Miquel Gonzales-Meler: Homage to Hormoz
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Emily Beaufort

Date posted

Jul 28, 2020

Date updated

Aug 6, 2020