Welcome to the Dartmouth MCB Program

We are an interactive and collegial community of scientists dedicated to innovative, world-class research. In this environment, we train our diverse student population to become precise and creative thinkers who impact science and society.


MCB Events This Week

March 27 - 10:00 a.m. - Vial 614

Christopher Waters, Ph.D. - Michigan State University
"Understanding and Targeting Bacterial Biofilm Formation"
Micro/Immuno Seminar
Host: Amy Baker

March 27 - 12:00 p.m. - Vail 614

Amy Baker - Thesis Presentation
"C-di-GMP-mediate Motility Regulation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa"
Microbiology and Immunology Thesis Presentation
Advisor: George O'Toole

March 27 - 4:00 p.m. - Borwell 658W

James Bliska, Ph.D. - Stony Brook University
"How Pathogens Counteract or Co-opt the Pyrin Inflammasome During Lymphoid or Mucosal Infections"
Micro/Immuno Seminar
Host: Josh Obar

March 28 - 4:00 p.m. - Auditorium H, DHMC

Luis Fernando Parada, Ph.D. - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
“Glioma Stem Cells”
Mole/Systems Biology Seminar
Host: Gilbert Rahme

March 29 - 9:00 a.m. - Auditorium H, DHMC

Gilbert J. Rahme - Thesis Presentation
“Identifying Critical Signaling Pathways Underlying Glioblastoma Pathology”
Mole/Systems Biology Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Mark Israel

March 31 - 4:00 p.m. - Room 201 LSC

Virginia P. Edgcomb, Ph.D. - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
"Aggregate vs. Free-living Microbial Water Column Processes in a Changing Ocean: A Study of the Permanently Stratified Cariaco Basin"
Biological Sciences Cramer Series Seminar (co-sponsored by Micro/Immunology)
Host: Mary Lou Guerinot, George O'Toole


March 30 - 4:00 p.m. - Chilcott Auditorium

Irina Mikheyeva (Cheung Lab, Micro/Immuno)