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Club EvMed with Matt Keller (University of Colorado)

Thursday, February 10th at 12pm EST/18:00 CET

This conversation will be led by Matt Keller, Associate Professor in the Dept. of Psychology & Neuroscience at the University of Colorado, Boulder. His research aims to bridge behavioral, evolutionary, and statistical genetics to elucidate the genetic underpinnings of psychiatric disorders. Full details to be announced soon, but you can register in advance here.

 

Club EvMed with William Parker, Jon Laman, Robias Rinke de Wit, and Dawit Wolday

week of February 21st; date/time TBD

This conversation will be led by William Parker, CEO of WPLabs, Inc., Jon Laman, Professor of Immunology of Aging at University Medical Center Groningen, Tobias Rinke de Wit, Professor of Sustainable Health at Amsterdam University Medical Center, and Dawit Wolday, Associate Professor at Makelle University. They will discuss their recent article in EvMed Review, “Evolutionary medicine helps explain pandemic dynamics: Predictions regarding clinical impact of COVID-19 borne out.” Full details and registration link to be announced soon.

 

Club EvMed with Michalina Janiszewska (Scripps Research Institute)

Wednesday, March 9th at 12pm EST/18:00 CET

This conversation will be led by Michalina Janiszewska, Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Molecular Medicine at the Scripps Research Institute. Her research aims to understand the dynamics of intratumor heterogeneity and its functional implications in disease progression, providing deeper insight into the ecosystem of heterogeneous tumor for more effective treatments. Full details to be announced soon, but you can register in advance here.

 

Club EvMed with Hinrich Schulenburg and Aditi Batra (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology)

Thursday, March 24th at 12pm EDT/17:00 CET

This conversation will be led by Hinrich Schulenburg, Professor in the Antibiotic Resistance Evolution Group at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, and Aditi Batra, PhD Student at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology. Full details to be announced soon, but you can register in advance here.

 

Club EvMed with Troy Day (Queen’s University)

Thursday, April 7th at 12pm EDT/18:00 CEST

This conversation will be led by Troy Day, Professor and Head of the Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics at Queen’s University. His research focuses on developing theory in evolutionary biology using ideas from a variety of topics in mathematics including deterministic and stochastic dynamical systems, game theory, optimization theory, and information theory. Full details to be announced soon, but you can register in advance here.

 

Club EvMed with Jessica Metcalf (Princeton)

Monday, April 25th at 12pm EDT/18:00 CEST

This conversation will be led by Jessica Metcalf, Associate Professor of Ecology, Evolutionary Biology & Public Affairs at Princeton. Her research ranges from climate drivers of infectious disease, policy applications associated with landscapes of immunity, the public health implications and broader drivers of sex differences in immunity, and the role of the microbiome in health and how it has shaped host life history evolution. Full details to be announced soon, but you can register in advance here.