Weekly Email Info

This page is updated weekly with information about upcoming events, opportunities, and BIOE relevant dates. Consider it a living calendar of everything coming up in KU Bioengineering!


Monday, April 22  No BIOE Colloquium


Opportunity  UMKC Scholarship and Venture

Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Scholarships
Regnier Venture Creation Challenge


Summer Opportunity  Armour College Research

Engineering undergraduates seeking a leading-edge summer research experience are invited to apply to the
Armour R and D Summer Engineering Research Immersion Program


Opportunity  2019 Baxter Young Investigator Awards

An annual program sponsored by Baxter to support and promote innovative research applicable to the development of our critical therapies and clinical diagnostics.


Monday, April 22  MB Seminar

3:30pm, 1005 Haworth Hall
Presented by Dr. Mia Levine
Intra-Genomic Conflict Shapes Drosophila Telomere Evolution


Tuesday, April 23  MB Seminar

3:30pm, 1005 Haworth Hall
Presented by Dr. Jenny Wang
Therapeutic Target Discovery in Colon Cancer


Tuesday, April 23  Pharma Chem Seminar

3:30pm, 100 Simons Lab Auditorium
Presented by Shobha Bhattachar - Eli Lilly
Translational Pharmaceutics


Tuesday, April 23  Neuroscience Seminar

4:00pm, Room 2070 HLSIC
Presented by Blaise Menta
Molecular Interactions of Apolipoprotein E, Mitochondria, and Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's Disease


Thursday, April 25  Research Opportunity

Application Deadline is April 25th
Biomedical Engineering Research for Active Military and Veterans


Friday, April 26  Midwest Regional 3D Symposium

Abstract Deadline is 11:59PM on April 26th
Event is Friday, June 7th at Children's Mercy Park


Student Competition Flyer
Symposium Flyer


Monday, April 29  Colloquium

4:00pm, LEEP2 2420
Presented by Allison McLean


Tuesday, April 30  Pharma Chem Seminar

3:30pm, 100 Simons Lab Auditorium
Presented by Ruolin Lu
Formulation and Preclinical Evaluation of Toll-like Receptor 7 Agonist Conjugate as an Anti-Tumoral Immunomodulator


Tuesday, April 30  Neuroscience Seminar

4:00pm, School of Pharmacy, Room 3005
Presented by Dr. Giuseppe Caruso, Ph.D.
Carnosine Prevents Aβ-Induced Cell Death, Oxidative Stress, and Inflammation in Microglial Cells through a multimodal mechanism of action: A Key Role of TGF-1


Wednesday, May 1  BMES Abstracts Deadline

Submission opens Feb 21st and closes May 1st
Event is October 16-19


Friday, May 3  Science2Art BioNexus Submission Closure


Monday, May 20  Neuroscience Graduate Symposium

Register by May 10th!
9:00am-2:00pm at the KU School of Pharmacy, Room 2020
Presented by Yulan Xiong, Ph.D.
Molecular Underpinnings of Parkinsons's Disease: A Path to New Therapies


Wednesday, November 13-15th  16th Takeru Higuchi Memorial Lecture


Molecular Biosciences Spring 2019 Seminar List

Mondays at 3:30pm, 1005 Haworth Hall


Biotransport Research and Job Opportunities List

For your students to join, they should do the following:
1. Go to their Google Groups.
2. Use the search bar to search for groups named "ASME Biotransport"
3. Join the listserv!