Petit Institute Events

Monday
October
3
"Behavioral and Neural Mechanisms of Active Sensing" - Tansu Celikel, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Monday
October
10
"Creating the Fourth Chapter of Human Genomics" - Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D. - Director, National Human Genome Research Institute
Monday
October
10
"Neural Circuits for Vision in the Natural World" - Cristopher Niell, Ph.D. - University of Oregon
Tuesday
October
11
"Quantifying the Clusterness and Trajectoriness of Single-cell RNA-seq Data" - Peng Qui, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech and Emory University School of Medicine
Thursday
October
27
"Utilizing Synthetic Biology to Advance Therapeutics" - Tara Deans, Ph.D. - University of Utah
Tuesday
November
1
"Launch Your Innovation into Georgia's Thriving Life Science Ecosystem” - Featuring the Center for Global Health Innovation (CGHI)/Georgia Bio 
Thursday
November
3
Barclay Morrison III, Ph.D. - Columbia University
Monday
November
7
"Neural Mechanisms of Limb Proprioception and Motor Control in Drosophila" John Tuthill, Ph.D. - University of Washington
Tuesday
November
15
Eva Dyer, Ph.D. - Georgia Institute of Technology
Monday
November
21
"Dopamine Specifies the Statistics of Spontaneous Behavior" Jeffery Markowitz, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech and Emory University

Bio Community Events

Thursday
October
13
Micro- and Nanotechnology Commercialization: Opportunities and Challenges - Part 2
Thursday
October
20
"Wastewater-based Epidemiology for Public Health: The COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond" - Katy Graham, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Wednesday
November
16
"Integrating Genes and the Environment into Predictive Health" - Greg Gibson, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech
Thursday
December
15
Aaron Levine, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech

Annual & Recurring Events

Bioengineering SeminarsBioengineering Seminars

A collaboration between the Petit Institute and BME. Seminars held Tuesdays or Thursdays between 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. View schedule »

Breakfast ClubBreakfast 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 BiotechnologyBuzz on Biotechnology

Each fall the Petit Institute hosts one of its largest outreach events, the Buzz on Biotechnology High School Open House. More info »

Distinguished LectureDistinguished 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. More info »

Suddath SymposiumSuddath Symposium

This annual Symposium celebrates the legacy of F.L. "Bud" Suddath by discussing the latest developments in bioscience and bioengineering. The research topic changes annually and speakers include leading researchers from around the world. Go to website »

Space Requests @ IBB

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