Events

Petit Institute Events

Thursday
August
24
Calling all Biotech Grad Students!
Monday
September
11
“Scene Recognition: How and Why?” - Danny Dilks, Ph.D. - Emory University
Tuesday
September
12
"Biomedical Micro- and Nanofluidics" - Shuichi Takayama, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Tuesday
September
12
"Supramolecular Immunotherapies" - Joel Collier, Ph.D. - Duke University
Monday
September
18
“Light: A Powerful Tool for Brain Monitoring” - Erin Buckley, Ph.D. - Emory University/Georgia Tech
Tuesday
September
19
"Primary Stroke Prevention in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia Living in Africa: The False Choice between Patient Oriented Research and Humanitarian Service" - Michael DeBaun, Ph.D., M.P.H. - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Monday
September
25
APDC will host its 7th annual Innovation Competition at the Virginia Commonwealth University
Monday
September
25
“Next-generation Toolbox for Studying Platelet Activation: New Labels, Label-free Methods, and Single Cell Approaches” - Ilya Reviakine, Ph.D., University of Washington
Thursday
October
05
"Rubber vs. Silly Putty: Extracellular Matrix Viscoelasticity and its Impact on Cells" - Ovijit Chaudhuri, Ph.D. - Stanford University
Tuesday
October
10
"Redrawing the Global Map of Drug Discovery Science: Hopes and Challenges in South Africa" - Anne Pollock, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Saturday
October
28
Hands-on science demos, seminars, and lab tours
Tuesday
November
14
"DNA Barcoded Nanotechnology for High Throughput in vivo Nanoparticle Analysis" - James Dahlman, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Tuesday
November
14
Alex Barker, Ph.D. - Northwestern University
Thursday
November
16
Victor Barocas, Ph.D. - University of Minnesota
Thursday
November
16
Poster fair to see and discuss cancer research with local experts and students
Thursday
December
14
Annual celebration open to all Petit faculty, staff, and trainees
Tuesday
January
16
"Synthetic Human Embryo in a Dish" - Jianping Fu, Ph.D. - University of Michigan
Tuesday
January
30
The Chemical Ecology of Microbiome Interactions
Tuesday
April
17
Catherine Klapperich, Ph.D. - Boston University

Other Bio Events

Thursday
March
01
ISMR 2018 will be a single-track symposium with talks covering several areas of medical robotics.
Tuesday
October
24
The Georgia Bio Innovation Summit will be held October 24, 2017 at Cobb Galleria in Atlanta

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 2018 Suddath Symposium, "The Chemical Ecology of Microbiome Interactions" will be held January 30-31, 2018 Go to website

Regenerative Medicine Workshop at Charleston

The 2018 workshop will be held March 21-24, 2018. Go to website