The Johns Hopkins Gazette: Jan. 20, 1998

Jan. 20-26

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition


Tuesday, January 20

East Baltimore

Noon. Midday Performance, concert by cellist Wesley Baldwin and pianist Akiko Nakanishi performing works by Debussy, Schumann and Bartok; Hurd Hall. Sponsored by Cultural Affairs.

4:15 p.m. "DNA Damage Checkpoints and V(d)J Recombination in Normal and Neoplastic Lymphocytes," an Immunology Council seminar with Jayne Danska, The Hospital for Sick Children; 2030 SHPH.

7 p.m. Christian Fellowship Meeting, musical worship and Bible study; Reed Hall Library. All are welcome.


7:30 p.m. Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Discussion and Social Group; 217 Ames. For information, call Bob at 410-889-7081.

Wednesday, January 21

East Baltimore

12:15 p.m. "MCH Connections: Safe and Sound, Campaign to Ensure the Health and Safety of Children in Baltimore," a Maternal and Child Health seminar with Hathaway Ferebee, Baltimore Community Foundation; Amy Macht, Morton and Sophia Macht Foundation/Charles Crane Foundation/Regional Management, Inc.; Selwyn Ray, Safe and Sound Campaign; Hampton House Lecture Hal.

12:15 p.m. "Vaccines to Prevent Cervical Cancer in Developed and Developing Countries," an International Health seminar with John Schiller, National Cancer Institute; W2008 SHPH.

1:30 p.m. "Creating Mediators of Inflammation: Insights from the Structures of Lipoxygenase and Cyclooxygenase," a Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry seminar with Michelle Browner, Roche Bioscience, Palo Alto, Calif.; 517 PCTB.

4 p.m. "Coagulation Disease," with various speakers; 1024 Blalock.

5 p.m. "Fat Chance: Childhood Obesity and Adult Health," a dean s lecture by Benjamin Caballero; 2030 SHPH.


5 p.m. "The Molecular Basis of Resistance to HIV-1 Protease Inhibition," a Biology colloquium with Ernesto Freire; Mudd Hall Auditorium.

6:30 p.m. Open House for the School of Continuing Studies non-credit Odyssey program and part-time undergraduate programs; Shaffer Hall. Advisers will be available to answer questions about programs, admissions and credit transfer from other institutions. To RSVP, call 410-516-7185.


8 p.m. Peabody Piano Music Concert, featuring performances of compositions by Peabody Conservatory composition faculty Morris Moshe Cotel, Robert Sirota and Chen Yi; Friedberg Concert Hall. Part of the Peabody "Here and Now" series.

Thursday, January 22

East Baltimore

10:30 a.m. "Interdomain Interactions in Ribozyme Structure and Function: An Answer in Progress," a Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry special seminar with Barbara Golden, University of Colorado, Boulder; 113 PCTB.

1 p.m. "Versatility of Inositide Signaling," a Neuroscience research seminar with Stephen Shears, National Institute of Environmental Health; 811 WBSB.

2 p.m. "Mitochondrial Dynamics: Division, Fusion, Shape, Segregation and Protein Import," a Cell Biology and Anatomy seminar with Robert Jensen; 110 WBSB.

4 p.m. "RNA-protein Interactions Controlling Translation in Polio Virus-infected Cells," a Molecular Biology and Genetics seminar with Ellie Ehrenfeld, NIH; 517 PCTB.

4 p.m. "Immunotherapy of Cancer with Tumor RNA Transfected Dendritic Cells," an Oncology director's conference and seminar with Eli Gilboa, Duke University Medical Center; 119 Oncology.

Friday, January 23


2 p.m. "Quantum Computers," a colloquium with Charles Bennett, IBM; Parsons Auditorium. The program will be simulcast to 218 Maryland Hall on the Homewood campus.


1 p.m. "State of the Art in Sinusitis," a Clinical Immunology clinical conference with David Kennedy, University of Pennsylvania; Norman Library, Asthma and Allergy Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle.


7:30 p.m. Agape Campus Ministry, weekly meeting; 100 Shaffer.

7:30 p.m. Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, weekly group meeting; Garrett Room, MSE Library.

8:30 p.m. Astronomy Open House, public viewing; Bloomberg Center Observatory. For information, call 410-516-6525.

Saturday, January 24

East Baltimore

11 a.m. "Prophylactic Antibiotics," a Clinical Pharmacology conjoint clinic with Patrick Murphy; Turner Auditorium.


9 p.m. Concert by Six Foot Santa; E Level. Admission is $2.

Sunday, January 25

East Baltimore

3 p.m. Verdi's Requiem, a JHMI Choral Society and Chamber Orchestra production, with a narration of Copland's Lincoln Portrait by Dyana Neal, WBJC-FM; Turner Auditorium. Sponsored by Cultural Affairs. For information, call 410-955-3363.

Monday, January 26

East Baltimore

3 p.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds with rotating speakers; 6150 Outpatient Center.


Noon. "Digital Imaging of Microtubule Dynamics and Kinetosome Function in Vertebrates and Yeast," a Carnegie Institution of Washington Embryology seminar with Ted Salmon, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy.

4 p.m. The David Bodian Seminar in Neuroscience--"The Representation of Dynamics Spectra in the Responses of Primary Auditory Cortex" by Shihab Shamma, University of Maryland; 341 Krieger.