Young Investigators Meeting


We are holding a Young Investigators meeting that will take place the day before our Symposium on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, via Zoom.  This meeting is geared toward graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and junior faculty.

Virginia Man-Yee Lee, Ph.D., John H. Ware 3rd Endowed Professor in Alzheimer’s Research at the University of Pennsylvania is our keynote speaker.   we will have an online poster presentation from sixteen young investigators via online Zoom links and also twelve oral presentations by young investigators.  There will also be a career chat with Virginia Man-Yee Lee at the end of the meeting.

To view the recording of the meeting, please click here.






8th Annual Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium


Our 8th Annual Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium will take place on Thursday, October 14, 2021, via Zoom.  

Our keynote speaker is Martin Kampmann, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigator and the Paul G. Allen Distinguished Investigator at the University of California San Francisco.  We will also have an internal presentation by Shyamal Mosalaganti, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Life Sciences Institute and Assistant Professor in Cell and Developmental Biology and Biological Chemistry.  Rounding out our Symposium will be talks from our top three Young Investigators

To view a recording of the meeting, please email Camren Clouthier at  The link to the video will only be provided to users and we ask that you not share the recording to anyone outside of the University community.