Past MARC Invited Seminar Speakers

2017

Spring

  • Sara Centuori, University of Arizona
  • Tricia Serio, University of Arizona
  • Koenraad Van Doorslaer, University of Arizona
  • Roman Covarrubias, Vanderbilt University
  • John Jewett, University of Arizona
  • Melanie Hingle, University of Arizona
  • Shellie Knights-Mitchell, University of Arizona
  • Julie Miller, University of Arizona

2016

Fall

  • Joey Barnett, Vanderbilt University
  • Stephen Wright, University of Arizona
  • Dana Miller, University of Washington
  • Nick Conrad, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Mary Alt, University of Arizona
  • Alex Bassuk, University of Iowa
  • Dale Woolridge, University of Arizona
  • Gene Alexander, University of Arizona
  • Fabian Fernandez, University of Arizona

Spring

  • Jacob Schwartz, University of Arizona
  • Ryan Rego, Czech Republic
  • Rakhi Gibbons, Tech Launch Arizona, University of Arizona
  • Jim Field, University of Arizona, College of Engineering
  • Betsy Arnold, University of Arizona
  • Elisa Tomat, University of Arizona
  • Cathy Smith, University of Arizona
  • Kevin Keys, University of California, Los Angeles (former MARC trainee)

2015

Fall

  • Daniela Zarnescu, University of Arizona
  • May Khanna, University of Arizona
  • Robert Wilson, University of Arizona
  • Scott Shippy, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Michael Buszczak, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Katrina Miranda, University of Arizona
  • David Stolz, University of Iowa
  • Peter Cotty, University of Arizona
  • Marek Romanowski, University of Arizona
  • Mark Lawson, University of California, San Diego

Spring

  • Jen Teske, University of Arizona
  • Leslie Tolbert, University of Arizona
  • Julio Cardenas-Rodriguez, University of Arizona
  • Bijan Najafi, University of Arizona
  • Richard Carmona, University of Arizona, 17th Surgeon General of the United States
  • Peter O'Day, University of Oregon
  • Tsu-Shuen Tsao, Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.
  • Joe G.N. 'Skip' Garcia, University of Arizona

2014

Fall

  • Kris DeMali, University of Iowa
  • Mark Nelson, University of Arizona
  • Victor DiRita, University of Michigan
  • Alena Zikova, Czech Republic
  • Sam Campos, University of Arizona
  • Lindsey Trevino, Institute of Biosciences and Technology
  • Pak Kin Wong, University of Arizona

Spring

  • Gayatri Vedantam, University of Arizona
  • Katalin Gothard, University of Arizona
  • Martha Cyert, Stanford University
  • Tom Doetschman, University of Arizona
  • Roberto Guzman, University of Arizona
  • Spyros Kalams, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Henk Granzier, University of Arizona
  • Deborah Glueck, University of Colorado, Denver

2013

Fall

  • Jesus Garcia-Martinez, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Mark Lawson, University of California, San Diego
  • John Hildebrand, University of Arizona
  • Pam Geyer, University of Iowa
  • Espoir Kyubwa, MD/PhD candidate, University of California, San Diego
  • David Harris, University of Arizona
  • Joyce Schroeder, University of Arizona

Spring

  • Edward Castaneda, University of Texas at El Paso
  • BethAnn McLaughlin, Vanderbilt University
  • Donato Romagnolo, University of Arizona
  • Ondine Cleaver, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Jamie Edgin, University of Arizona
  • Adam Bastidas, University of California, San Diego (former MARC trainee)
  • Virginia Rich, University of Arizona

2012

Fall

  • Steve Anderson, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Elva Diaz, University of  California Davis
  • Wilson Francisco, Arizona State University
  • Elizabeth Glisky, University of Arizona
  • Marty Pagel, University of Arizona
  • Fred Pereira, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Dawn Quelle, University of Iowa

Spring

  • Sam Campos, University of Arizona
  • Roberto Guzman, University of Arizona
  • Robert Hackman, University of California, Davis
  • Jani Ingram, Northern Arizona University
  • Jorge Iniquez, University of Michigan
  • Borden Lacy, Vanderbilt University
  • Maria Mouchess, University of California, San Francisco
  • Randy Vazquez, University of Arizona

2011

Fall

  • Mary Alt, University of Arizona
  • Judy Cameron, University of Pittsburgh
  • Chris Cowan, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Betsy Dokken, University of Arizona
  • Greg Dussor, University of Arizona
  • Susana Gonzalo, Washington University St Louis
  • Jon Houtman, University of Iowa
  • Mark Lawson, University of California, San Diego
  • Brittany Martin-Murphy, University of Colorado (former MARC trainee)

Spring

  • Al Bryan, University of Arizona (former MARC trainee)
  • Sara Bustamante, University of Arizona (former MARC trainee)
  • Walter Chazin, Vanderbilt University
  • Phyllis Hanson, Washington University St Louis
  • Steven Lentz, University of Iowa
  • Frans Tax, University of Arizona
  • Jon Terman, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Charlotte Vines, University of Kansas Medical School

2010

Fall

  • Joey Barnett, Vanderbilt University
  • Heddwen Brooks, University of Arizona
  • Jeff Kieft, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Edwin Maas, University of Arizona
  • Michael Overholtzer, Sloan Kettering
  • Gray Pearson, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Santiago Schnell, University of Michigan

Spring

  • Vahe Bandarian, University of Arizona
  • Rolf Brekken, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Victor DiRita, University of Michigan
  • Robyn Klein, Washington University at St. Louis
  • Clark Lantz, University of Arizona
  • Clarita Lefthand, University of Washington (former MARC trainee)
  • Beth Ann McLauglin, Vanderbilt University

2009

Fall

  • Rowena Campbell, University of Arizona (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Victoria Freedman, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Paul Hoover, Stanford University (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Nancy Monson, University of Texas, Southwestern
  • David Morales, University of Arizona (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Mandana Sassanfar, MIT
  • Tsu-Shuen Tsao, University of Arizona
  • John Wemmie, University of Iowa

Spring

  • Holly Colognato, State University of New York, Stony Brook
  • James Gentile, Research Corporation
  • Michael Hammer, University of Arizona
  • David Hendrixson, University of Texas, Southwestern
  • Scott Keeney, Sloan-Kettering Institute
  • Michael Knudson, University of Iowa
  • Megan McEvoy, University of Arizona
  • Veronica Placencio, Vanderbilt University (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Mosur Raghuraman, University of

2008

Fall

  • Chris Cabello, University of Arizona (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Russell Debose-Boyd, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Oveta Fuller, University of Michigan
  • Veronica Gonzalez, University of Arizona (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Mark Lawson, University of California (San Diego)
  • Linda Sandell, Washington University at St. Louis

Spring

  • Christopher Aiken, Vanderbilt
  • Steve Anderson, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Thomas Doetschman, University of Arizona
  • Nanibaa Garrison, Stanford (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Tori Matthews, University of Alabama-Birmingham (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Christopher Rensing, University of Arizona
  • Tsu-Shuen Tsao, University of Arizona
  • Lyn Turkstra, University of Wisconsin

2007

Fall

  • Kevin Gardner, University of Texas, Southwestern
  • Paul Hruz, Washington University St . Louis
  • Peter Lipke, Brooklyn, CUNY
  • John Phillips, Vanderbilt University
  • Gina Poe, University of Michigan
  • Todd Vanderah, University of Arizona

Spring

  • Dennis Barbour, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Richard Carmona, University of Arizona (former US Surgeon General)
  • Thomas Chen, Santa Monica College
  • Stephanie Fryberg, University of Arizona
  • Bijiibaa Garrison, NIH Academy
  • Roberto Guzman, University of Arizona
  • Jay Jerome, Vanderbilt University
  • Alaina Levine, University of Arizona
  • Dennis McKearin, University of Texas, Southwestern
  • Jennifer Thompson, Berkeley (former UA MARC trainee)

2006

  • William Baldwin, University of Texas, El Paso
  • Anthony Beas, University of California, San Diego (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Neil Bhowmick, Vanderbilt University
  • Jim Gentile, Research Corporation, Tucson
  • Heather Kleiner, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport
  • Gustavo Miranda-Carboni, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Fred Moore, Author of "Finding Your North"
  • Manuel Penichet, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Barry Pryor, University of Arizona
  • Arnulfo Quesada, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Herson Quinones, University of Texas, Southwestern (former UA MARC trainee)
  • Charles Sterling, University of Arizona
  • Nancy Street, University of Texas, Southwestern
  • Francisco Villa, University of California, San Diego (former UA MARC trainee)

2005

  • Adan Colon-Carmona, University of Massachusetts-Boston
  • Phoenix Eagleshadow, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Angel Islas, Santa Clara University
  • Marquea King, Environmental Protection Agency
  • Justine Lee, University of Chicago
  • Alaina Levine, University of Arizona
  • Michael Maroney, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • Paul McDonagh, University of Arizona
  • Lorena Navarro, University of California, San Diego
  • Robert Ream, University of California, Riverside
  • Maria Rivera, UCLA
  • Frans Tax, University of Arizona
  • Leslie Tolbert, University of Arizona
  • Keith Trujillo, California State University, San Marcos
  • Robert Valenzuela, NIH-Phoenix
  • Ramin Yadegari, University of Arizona

2004

  • Rod Adam, University of Arizona
  • Gita Bosch, Sloan Kettering
  • Laurence Brunton, University of Fort Valley,
  • Neena Grover, Colorado College
  • Elaine Jacobson, University of Arizona
  • Myron Jacobson, University of Arizona
  • Kristina Krump Teach for America
  • James Patton, Vanderbilt University
  • Linda Sealy, Vanderbilt University
  • Judith Ulreich, University of Arizona
  • Michael Wells, University of Arizona

2003

  • John Alderete, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • James Collins, University of Arizona
  • Robert Ferry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Bernard Futscher, University of Arizona
  • Scottie Henderson, University of Arizona
  • Jani Ingram, Northern Arizona University
  • Alaina Levine, University of Arizona
  • Peter Lipke, Hunter College, CUNY
  • Jesse Martinez, University of Arizona
  • Melania Mercado-Pimentel, University of Arizona
  • Fernando Monroy, Northern Arizona University
  • Manuel Penichet, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Renee Reijo Pera, University of California, San Francisco
  • Karen Schumaker, University of Arizona
  • Kerr Whitfield, University of Arizona

2002

  • Pelagie Beeson, University of Arizona
  • Edward Castaneda, Arizona State University
  • Erik Henriksen, University of Arizona
  • Nigel Killeen, Univ of California, San Francisco
  • Elena Martinez, University of Arizona
  • Paul McDonagh, University of Arizona
  • Jonathan Stiles, Morehouse School of Medicine

2001

  • Arthur Burnett, Johns Hopkins University
  • Thomas Champney, Texas A&M University Health Science Center
  • Marino De Leon, Loma Linda University School of Medicine
  • Edward Garrison, Dine College
  • David Harris, University of Arizona
  • Scottie Henderson, University of Arizona
  • Gina Holland, University of Californa, Davis
  • Ralph Martel, High Throughput Genomics, Inc.
  • Frank Talamantes, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Barbara Trask, University of Washington
  • Ramin Yadegari, University of Arizona

2000

  • John Browne, Clark Atlanta University
  • Wilson Francisco, Arizona State University
  • Melissa Gonzales, University of Arizona
  • Javier Rojo, University of Texas, El Paso
  • Luis Villareal, University of California, Irvine