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Conference Schedule

 

Year 2018 (January 2018 - December 2018)

September 12-14, 2018

 

CECAM (Centre European pour le Calcul Atomique et Moléculaire) Workshop (Tentative), Paris, France. Invited Speaker.
September 9-12, 2018

 

European Conference in Computational Biology (ECCB) 2018, jointly held with the ISMB (International Society for Computational Biology). Athens, Greece. Session Organizer and Speaker.
May 3, 2018

 

Department of Physics, Drexel University., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Invited Colloquium Speaker.
February 27, 2018

 

NIMH Intramural Research Program, National Institutes of Health. Invited Speaker.
February 17-21, 2018

 

Biophysical Society 62nd Annual Meeting., San Francisco, California. Attendee.

Year 2017 (January 2017 - December 2017)

December 3-7,2017

 

Molecular Perspectives on Protein-Protein Interactions (PPI2017), Eilat, Israel. Invited Speaker.
November 19-21, 2017

 

Review of Computational Biology Program, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Kansas. External Reviewer.
November 1-4, 2017

 

U.S. National Library of Medicine, Biomedical Informatics, Library and Data Sciences (BILDS, formerly BLIRC) Review Committee Meeting. Committee Member.
October 30-November 1, 2017

 

CECAM (Centre European pour le Calcul Atomique et Moléculaire) Workshop, "Computational Approaches to Investigating Allostery", Lausanne, Switzerland. Invited Speaker.
October 19-21, 2017

 

"5th International BAU Drug Design Conference", Istanbul, Turkey. Invited Speaker.
August 20-25, 2017

 

The IV International Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics, Modeling and Computational Science (AMMCS) Conference, Waterloo, Canada. Invited Plenary Speaker.
August 7-11, 2017

 

5th Edition of the Brazilian Molecular Modelling School, Sao Paolo, Brazil. Invited Speaker and Lecturer.
June 19-20, 2017

 

Royal Society Discussion Meeting, 'Allostery and Molecular Machines', Royal Society Headquarters, London, UK. Invited Speaker.
June 15-16,2017

 

U.S. National Library of Medicine, Biomedical Library and Informatics Review Committee (BLIRC) Meeting. Committee Member.
June 11-14, 2017

 

Gordon Research Conference (GRC) Computational Aspects - Biomolecular NMR, Grand Summit Hotel, Newry, ME. Invited Speaker.
May 18-20, 2017

 

2017 Workshop on Computational Biophysics and Systems Biology (CBSB2017), Cincinnati, OH. Invited Keynote Speaker.
May 10, 2017

 

Greater Boston Theoretical Chemistry Lecture, Boston University, Boston, MA. Invited Lecturer.
April 2-6, 2017

 

Long-range Correlated Motions in Proteins at the 253rd National Meeting, American Chemical Society, San Francisco, CA. Invited Symposium Speaker
March 30, 2017

 

Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Invited Speaker.
March 7-10,2017

 

U.S. National Library of Medicine, Biomedical Library and Informatics Review Committee (BLIRC) Meeting. Committee Member.
February 11-15, 2017

 

Biophysical Society 61st Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana. Attendee.

Year 2016 (January 2016 - December 2016)

December 4-6, 2016

 

Review of Computational Biology Program, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Kansas. External Reviewer.
September 22, 2016

Institute of Bioinformatics and Structural Biology, National Tsing Hua University. Taiwan. Invited Lecturer.
September 20, 2016

 

2016 Taiwan International Graduate Program Distinguished Lecture, Hosted by Academia Sinica, Taiwan
August 31-September 2, 2016

 

9th SFB35 Symposium, "Transmembrane Transporters in Health and Disease". Vienna, Austria. Invited Chairperson.
July 28-29, 2016

 

National Strategic Computing Initiative Anniversary Workshop. White House, Washington, DC. Invited Speaker.
July 11-12, 2016

 

NIBIB Training Grantees Meeting. Natcher Conference Center, NIH Main Campus, Bethesda, MD. Invited NIBIB Training Program Director.
June 21, 2016

 

SBGrid - ProDy Webinar hosted by Harvard University. Invited Speaker.
June 6-10, 2016

 

Hands-on Workshop on Computational Biophysics. Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Pennsylvania. Instructor.
May 26-27, 2016

 

Big Data Bioinformatics Conference. Boston, MA. Invited Distinguished Speaker.
March 15-17, 2016

 

"Landscapes, Pathways, and Kinetics in Biomolecular Simulations" Symposium, 251st ACS National Meeting & Exposition. San Diego, California. Invited Speaker.
March 13-15, 2016

 

NIH BTRR P41 Directors Meeting, Bethesda, MD. Invited Speaker.
February 10, 2016

 

Arizona State University in the Center for Biological Physics Seminar Series, Tempe, AZ. Invited Speaker.
February 9, 2016

 

External Advisory Board Meeting for P41 NIGMS Center for Biomolecular NMR Processing and Analysis, UConn Health, Farmington, CT. Invited EAB Member.
January 25-27, 2016

 

The International Human Frontier Science Program Selection Committee, Strasbourg, FR. Selection Committee Member.
January 19-20, 2016

 

Structural and Computational Biology and Molecular Biophysics (SCBMB) program, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Review Board Member.

Year 2015 (January 2015 - December 2015)

December 7, 2015

 

University of Maryland Biophysics Program, Seminar Series. Invited Seminar Speaker.
December 4, 2015

 

CATER Seminar Series. Invited Seminar Speaker.
November 17-18, 2015

 

NIH P01 Program Project application "Molecular structure, dynamics, and mechanism of key membrane transporters and enzymes in cellular metabolism". Online Review Panel Chair.
November 11, 2015

 

University of Pittsburgh Drug Discovery Institute (UPDDI) External Advisory Board (EAB) meeting. Attendee.
October 1-2, 2015

 

Center for Causal Discovery (CCD) External Advisory Board Meeting. University of Pittsburgh, PA. Principal Investigator.
September 20-22, 2015

 

NINDS Board of Scientific Counselors meeting. Bethesda, MD. Ad Hoc Reviewer.
September 17-18, 2015

 

MMBioS National Center for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems External Advisory Board Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. Principal Investigator.
September 7-9, 2015

 

8th SFB35 Transmembrane Transporters in Health and Disease Symposium, Vienna, Austria. Invited Speaker.
August 12-19, 2015

 

Collaborative book writing meeting in Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, NY.
August 9-10, 2015

 

P01DK096990 External Advisory Board Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. Computational Pharmacology Core PI.
June 29-July 1, 2015

 

The International Human Frontier Science Program Selection Committee, Strasbourg, FR. Selection Committee Member.
June 15-23, 2015

 

Collaborative book writing meeting in Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, NY.
June 1-5, 2015

 

Hands-on Workshop on Computational Biophysics. Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Pennsylvania. Instructor.
April 23-24, 2015

 

NIH Director's New Innovator Award Review, Bethesda, Maryland. Editorial Review Panel Member.
April 16, 2015

 

Bioengineering Department Seminar Series, University of Pittsburgh, PA. Invited Seminar Speaker.
March 30-31, 2015

 

Chair of the NIH IMST-R, Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling (U54) study section meeting. Washington, DC. Chair.
March 22-26, 2015

 

ACS National Meeting Symposium, "Progress and Challenges in Molecular Simulations of Biomolecules". Denver, Colorado. Invited Presenter and Speaker.
March 9-11, 2015

 

CUP XV OpenEye Scientific Software's Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, CA. Levinthal Lecturer.
February 15-20, 2015

 

22nd International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference. San Francisco, CA. Featured Speaker.
February 7-11, 2015

 

In Vivo Biophysics Subgroup Symposium in conjunction with the Bridging the Sciences: Computation and Experiment, Biophysical Society 59th Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland. Invited Speaker.
February 5, 2015

Inaugural Lecture for your appointment as Distinguished Professor of Computational and Systems Biology in the School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA.
January 26-28, 2015

 

The International Human Frontier Science Program Research Grant Review Committee. Strasbourg, France. Review Committee Member.
January 12-16, 2015

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York.

Year 2014 (January 2014 - December 2014)

December 8-12, 2014

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at the Iowa State University. Ames, Iowa.
December 4, 2014

 

Israeli Biochemistry Society Meeting on "Molecular Machines in Action". Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel. Keynote Lecturer.
November 11, 2014

 

Fall Seminar Series, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland. Invited Speaker.
October 30-31, 2014

 

MMBioS National Center for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems External Advisory Board Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. Principal Investigator.
October 20-21, 2014

 

Biophysical Publications Committee Meeting. Rockville, Maryland. Committee Member.
October 13-18, 2014

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York.
September 30, 2014

 

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Molecular Medicine Research Seminar Series. Pittsburgh, PA. Seminar Speaker.
September 10-14, 2014

 

Biophysical Society Thematic Meeting "Modeling of Biomolecular Systems Dynamics, Allostery and Regulation: Bridging Experiments and Computations." Istanbul, Turkey. Organizer (co-organizer: Dr. Keskin, Koc U).
August 14-21, 2014

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York.
August 11-14, 2014

 

IUPAP Conference for Computational Physics (CCP 2014). Boston, MA, Invited Speaker.
July 16-19, 2014

 

Zing Conference on Protein Folding. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Invited Speaker.
June 15-19, 2014

 

Coarse-graining as a Frontier of Statistical Mechanics Conference. Santa Fe, New Mexico, Invited Speaker.
June 9-13, 2014

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at the University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
June 2-6, 2014

 

Gordon Research Conference on Biopolymers. Salva Regina, Chair of the Conference. (photo)
May 19-23, 2014

 

Hands-on Workshop on Computational Biophysics. Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, Pennsylvania. Instructor.
May 11-19, 2014

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York.
May 7-9, 2014

 

Membrane Protein Structural Dynamics Consortium Frontiers in Membrane Protein Structural Dynamics. Chicago, IL. Invited Speaker.
April 7, 2014

 

NIH Library of Integrated Network-Based Cellular Signatures (LINCS): Perturbation-Induced Data and Signature Generation Centers (U54) Area Review. Washington, DC. Review Panel Chair.
April 4, 2014

 

Saint Francis University Seminar Series. Invited Seminar Speaker.
March 24-25, 2014

 

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBB) and National Institute for General Medicine Sciences (NIGMS) Biomedical Technology Research (P41) Centers Principal Investigator Meeting. Rockville, Maryland. P41 Principal Investigator.
March 5-7, 2014

 

NIH Review Panel for National Biomedical Computation Resource (P41-BTRC) Program. UCSD, San Diego, CA. Review Panel Member.
February 19, 2014

 

Biophysical Society Publications Committee Meeting. San Francisco, California. Publications Committee Member.
February 15-19, 2014

 

Biophysical Society 58th Annual Meeting on "Bridging the Sciences to Explore Biology". Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. Invited Speaker at the Mid Career Luncheon.
January 20-22, 2014

 

The International Human Frontier Science Program Research Grant Review Committee. Strasbourg, France. Review Committee Member.
January 14, 2014

 

Laufer Center Seminar Series. Stony Brook University, New York. Invited Seminar Speaker.

Year 2013 (January 2013 - December 2013)

December 9-10, 2013

 

NIH R15 Area Review. Washington, DC. Review Panel (Study Section) Member.
October 25, 2013

 

Biophysical Society Publications Committee Meeting. Rockville, MD. Committee Member.
October 20-22, 2013

 

NIH Advisory Board Meeting. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, IL. Advisory Board Member.
October 4, 2013

 

Science 2013 Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. Invited Speaker.
October 2-3, 2013

 

MMBioS National Center for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems Workshop: Critical Challenges for Spatially temporally-realistic Cell Modeling Packages. Pittsburgh, PA. Workshop participant.
October 1-2, 2013

 

MMBioS National Center for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems External Advisory Board Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. Principal Investigator.
July 21-26, 2013

 

7th International Discussion Meeting on Relaxations in Complex Systems (7th IDMRCS). Session: Amorphous pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals - physical and chemical stability. Barcelona, Spain. Invited Speaker.
July 1-3, 2013

 

NIH Site Visit Review Panel. Center For Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel ZRG1 IMST-J 41 P, Resource Center: Proteomics, University of Wisconsin.
June 10-14, 2013

 

Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group Computational Biophysics Workshop. Pittsburgh, PA, Invited Speaker.
June 3-6, 2013

 

"In-silico Drug Design and In-silico Screening" track in Drug Discovery & Therapy World Congress 2013 International Conference. Boston, MA, Invited Speaker, Co-Chairman.
May 21, 2013

 

UPCI Basic and Translational Seminar Series. University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, PA. Invited Seminar Speaker.
May 14-16, 2013

 

GLBIO (Great Lakes Bioinformatics, a conference of the International Society for Computational Biology). Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, Keynote Speaker.
May 6-9, 2013

 

Symposium "Computational Biology: Then and Today", Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, Keynote Speaker.
April 15-19, 2013

 

Conference on "Protein Dynamics and Function" Collingwood College, Durham University, UK, and workshop on Protein Dynamics and Function at the Durham Institute of Advanced Study, organized jointly between Durham Biophysics Sciences Institute and the EU Network SoftComp. Invited Speaker.
April 4, 2013

 

Women in Medicine & Science Forum, "Advancing in a Male-Dominated Academic Culture" Panel. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Panel Member .
March 18-19, 2013

 

NIH BTRC P41 Directors Meeting, Bethesda, MD. Invited Speaker.
March 7-8, 2013

 

Tetralateral Symposium Tsinghua University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Invited Speaker.
January 21-23, 2013

 

Review Committee Meeting for The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization. Strasbourg, France. Committee Member.
January 13-18, 2013

 

Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Stochastic Physics in Biology. Ventura, CA. Invited Session Chair and Speaker.
January 7-11, 2013

 

Collaborative book writing meeting. San Francisco, California.

Year 2012 (January 2012 - December 2012)

December 3-7, 2012

 

Zing Conference on Mathematical and Computational Medicine. Xcaret, Mexico. Plenary Speaker.
December 26-30, 2012

 

Collaborative book writing meeting at Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York.
October 31, 2012

 

Pittsburgh SOM/Ko� University partnership symposium Symposium. Ko� University, Istanbul, Turkey, Invited Speaker at symposium and Bogazici University Chemical Engineering Department.
October 28-29, 2012

 

RiMED symposium on Comparative Effectiveness Research & Personalized Medicine. Sicily, Italy, Invited Speaker and advisory board member for RiMed.
October 8-10, 2012

 

CECAM Workshop "Signalling pathways: Interplay between microscopic changes and global behavior of biological systems." Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, France. Invited speaker.
September 6, 2012

 

The Child Health Research Center, CHRC Seminar series, Ohio State University, Seminar Speaker.
July 24-26, 2012

 

Biodynamics Meeting. Buffalo, NY. Keynote Speaker.
June 3-8, 2012

 

Gordon Research Conference on Biopolymers. Salva Regina, Newport, RI. Vice Chair.
May 2-4, 2012

 

Membrane Protein Structural Dynamics Consortium (MPSDC). Chicago, IL.
April 24, 2012

 

Seminar at SUNY Buffalo. Buffalo, NY. Invited speaker.
March 7-9, 2012

 

EMBO Workshop VIZBI 2012 on Visualizing Biological Data, Visualization of Proteins & Complexes Session, European Molecular Biology Laboratory. Heidelberg, Germany. Invited Speaker
February 25-29, 2012

 

56th Biophysical Society Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA

Year 2011 (January 2011 - December 2011)

December 3-7, 2011

 

The Zing Conference on Protein and RNA Structure Prediction, The Ocean Coral, Puerto Morelos, Cancun, Mexico. Invited Speaker
November 4-5, 2011

 

Biophysical Society, Fall Executive Board Meeting., Bethesda, MD
October 14, 2011

 

Seminar, University of Akron, Department of Polymer Engineering, Akron, Ohio (host: M. Cakmak)
September 16, 2011

 

Biochemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Arizona.  Invited Speaker
July 25, 2011

 

NIH/CSR Chair Orientation Session, Cleveland, OH.
July 14-19, 2011

 

19th Annual Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) and the 10th Annual European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB), Program Committee Member, and ISCB Student Council Symposium Keynote Speaker
July 4-7, 2011

 

International Conference on Mathematical Biology, Institute Mathematics Initiative (IMI), at IISc, Bangalore, India. Invited Speaker
June 14-18, 2011

 

Albany 2011: The 17th Conversation, at the State University of New York at Albany. Invited Speaker
June 13, 2011

 

Biophysical Society, Spring Executive Board Meeting , Austin, TX
June 9, 2011

 

Membrane Protein Structural Dynamics Consortium (MPSDC), Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL
June 3-4, 2011

 

Annual Meeting, Turkish Academy of Sciences, participation as Principal Member, Istanbul, Turkey
May 18-22, 2011

 

The International Congress on Bioinformatics and Biomics, Pine Bay Holiday Resort, Kusadasi, Turkey. Invited Speaker.
March 5-9, 2011

 

Biophysical Society 55th Annual Meeting, Baltimore MD. Executive Board Meeting and Session Co-Chair on Molecular Dynamics.
January 3-7, 2011

 

Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2011, Kona, Big Island of Hawaii.
Invited Speaker. PSB Session on Multi-scale Modeling of Biosystems: From Molecular to Mesoscale.

Fall 2010 (September - December 2010)

December 4-7, 2010

 

The Zing Conference on Structural Biology and Drug Discovery, The Ocean Coral, Puerto Morelos, Cancun, Mexico, Invited Speaker
December 1, 2010

 

University of Rochester, Biochemistry and Biophysics Seminar Series, Rochester, NY
October 30, 2010

 

Biophysical Society Executive Board Fall Meeting, Society Office in Bethesda, MD
October 23-27, 2010

 

RiMed Foundation Fellowship Interviews, Member, RiMed Foundation Scientific Committee, Palermo, Italy

October 20-23, 2010

 

PPS2010 - Polymer Processing Society Istanbul Regional Meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, Invited Speaker.

October 14-16, 2010

 

Chemical Physics IX Congress, Cesme, Izmir, Turkey. Invited Speaker
September 25-28, 2010

 

24th Annual Gibbs Conference in Biothermodynamics, Touch of Nature Conference Center in Carbondale Illinois. Invited Speaker
September 7-8, 2010

 

Workshop on 'Coarse-Grained Modelling of Biological Systems', Kavli Royal Society Center, Organized by UK Royal Society to celebrate its 350th anniversary. Kavli, Milten Keynes, UK. Invited Speaker

Summer 2010 (May - August 2010)

August 1-3, 2010

 

MERCURY National Conference on Undergraduate Computational Chemistry, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY. Invited Speaker.
July 21, 2010

 

NIH Interdisciplinary Molecular Sciences and Training Review Panel on Computational Biology, Image Processing, and Data Mining. Panel Chair, Washington, DC
July 5-9, 2010

 

TSRC, Telluride Workshop on Coarse-Grained Modeling of Structure and Dynamics of Biomacromolecules, Telluride, Colorado. Invited Speaker.
June 24-25, 2010

 

NIH NIBIB Training Grantees Meeting. Bethesda, MD
June 22-23, 2010

 

Biophysical Society Executive Board Spring Meeting, Society Office in Bethesda, MD
June 6-11, 2010

 

Gordon Research Conference on Biopolymers, Session on binding, allsotery and dynamics, Salve Regina University in Newport, RI. Invited Speaker
May 19-21, 2010

 

International Bioinformatics and Biomics Congress at Ege University, Kusadasi, Izmir. Invited Speaker
May 14-15, 2010

 

Department of Computational and Systems Biology Annual Retreat. Lakeview Resort. Speaker and Session Chair
May 6-7, 2010

 

IGMS Glue Grant Meeting, Membrane Proteins Consortium, University of Chicago (co-PI)

Spring 2010 (January - April 2010)

April 29-30, 2010

 

Biological Interfaces: A TYC Computational Modelling Workshop, King’s College London Guy’s Campus, New Hunt’s House, London, UK. Invited Speaker.
January 10-15, 2010

 

5th Gordon Research Conference on Protein Folding Dynamics, Ventura Beach, CA. Invited Speaker in "Fluctuations in the Native State" section. Talk title: "Functional Dynamics of Proteins: Learning from Ensembles of Structures and Network Models"
January 4-8, 2010

 

Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing Modeling of Biological Macromolecules, Big Island of Hawaii. Invited Speaker

Fall 2009 (September - December 2009)

Dec 5, 2009

 

Featured Speaker for the Annual COB Day, NYU Courant Institute

Nov 11, 2009

 

Seminar at City College of New York (CCNY), CUNY.

Nov 1-4, 2009

 

Computational Structural Bioinformatics Workshop in IEEE BIBM 2009; Washington DC; Scientific Program Committee Member

October 29, 2009

 

Speaker for the MB/SB Seminar Series, Department of Structural Biology, University of Pittsburgh

October 21, 2009

 

Blue Knot Initiative, United Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

October 16-17, 2009

 

22nd Annual Student Sponsored Symposium organized by NIH-funded Cell and Molecular Biology and Molecular Biophysics Programs, at the University of Illinois, Keynote Speaker

September 30-October 2, 2009

 

NIBIB-HHMI Interdisciplinary Training Workshop, Chevy Chase, MD

September 7-10, 2009

 

CECAM workshop on "Coarse-Graining Biological Systems: Towards Large-Scale Interactions and Assembly" EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland. Invited Speaker

Summer 2009 (May - August 2009)

June 5-10, 2009

 

2009 Keystone Symposium on Protein Dynamics, Allostery and Function, Keystone, Organizer, co-organizer: Lila M. Gierasch.

Spring 2009 (January - April 2009)

April 30, 2009

 

Seminar at the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Graduate School of Public Health, U of Pittsburgh
April 28, 2009

 

Seminar at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
April 24, 2009

 

Seminar at the Center for Simulations and Modeling, University of Pittsburgh
April 14, 2009

 

External Advisory Board - Beckman Institute, M & ENS (Mol and Electronic Nanostructures) Division, U of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
April 5-7, 2009

 

External Advisory Board - Beckman Institute, M & ENS (Mol and Electronic Nanostructures) Division, U of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
March 22-27, 2009

 

2009 Spring ACS National meeting Phys. Chem. Symposium on Functional Motions in Enzyme Catalysis, Salt Lake City. Invited Speaker
March 9-10, 2009

 

NIH Study Section for renewal of National Technology Centers for Networks and Pathways (TCNP), part of the NIH Director’s Roadmap for Medical Research, San Francisco.
February 28 - March 4, 2009

 

53rd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Boston Massachusetts, Council Member.

February 1 - 3, 2009

 

NSF's Awardees conference, "Building Connections within the Engineering Education Research Community," Reston, VA. Hosted by the NSF's Division of Engineering Education and Centers and Virginia Tech's Department of Engineering Education, requested participant.

January 10-15, 2009

 

5th Gordon Research Conference on Protein Folding Dynamics, Ventura Beach, CA. Invited Speaker in "Fluctuations in the Native  State" section. Talk title: "Functional Dynamics of Proteins: Learning from Ensembles of Structures and Network Models"

Fall 2008 (September - December 2008)

November 16-17, 2008

 

University of Kansas, Member of the External Review Committee

October 17 – 20, 2008 

 

RiMed Foundation Fellowship Interviews, Invited Speaker and Interviewer, Member, Palermo, Italy, RiMed Foundation Scientific Committee. (UPMC news link)

October 9 – 11, 2008 

 

8th KIAS-Yonsei Protein Conference, Seoul, Korea, Invited Speaker

October 2-4 , 2008

 

2008 BMES (Biomedical Engineering Society) Fall Meeting, “Gateway to Innovation”, Invited Speaker.

September 18, 2008

 

Seminar at Hebrew  University, Biological Sci Dept, Jerusalem, Israel

September 2 and 9, 2008

 

Seminars at Weizmann Institute, Structural Biology Department. Rehovot, Israel.

Summer 2008 (May - August 2008)

August 26- Sept 20, 2008

 

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, Visiting Professor and Invited Speaker, Department of Structural Biology

August 21-22, 2008

 

CMU/Pitt PhD Program Retreat

July 18-19, 2008

 

ISMB Annual Satellite Meeting on Structural Bioinformatics and Computational Biophysics (3DSig 2008), Toronto. Keynote Speaker
July 19-23, 2008

 

ISMB-2008 16th International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, Toronto, Canada. Program Committee and Highlights Session Chair.
June 8-13, 2008

 

President’s Meeting of the International Society of Quantum Biology and Pharmacology (ISQBP) at the Centro Stefano Franscini, Ascona, Switzerland. Plenary Lecturer
June 1-2, 2008

 

NIH MABS Study Section at NIH, Bethesda, MD

Spring 2008 (January - April 2008)

April 30, 2008

 

Case Western Reserve University, Center for Proteomics and Spectrometry, Cleveland, Ohio, Invited Speaker.
April 17, 2008

 

BBSI Annual Meeting organized by NSF and NIH/NIBIB, Washington DC.
April 6-10, 2008

 

International Symposium on "Multiscale Modeling in Biophysics", Spring 2008 National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in New Orleans, Louisiana. Invited Speaker. (http://aiche.confex.com/aiche/s08/computation.htm)
March 23-29, 2008

 

Visiting Scientist at IMA (Institute for Mathematics and Applications) at the University of Minnesota (http://www.ima.umn.edu/)
February 1, 2008

 

Seminar at Carnegie Mellon University, School of Computer Science.
January 28-29, 2008

 

NIH MABS study section at San Francisco.
January 19-24, 2008

 

Invited Research at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
January 14-18, 2008

 

Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) workshop on "Mathematics of Molecular and Cellular Biology", University of Minnesota, Invited Speaker. (www.ima.umn.edu)
January 2-3, 2008

 

NIH MABS study section at NIH, Bethesda.

Fall 2007 (September - December 2007)

December 18, 2007

 

NIH Center for Scientific Review (CSR) Open House meeting, Chair of a CSR Biomolecular Chartered Study Section
Dec 7, 2007

 

Duke University. Seminar
Dec 6, 2007

 

McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series. Invited Speaker.
www.mirm.pitt.edu/events/seminarseries.asp

Past Conferences

 

Summer 2007 (May - August 2007)

August 19-23, 2007

 

234th Annual ACS meeting in Boston (Invited Speaker) http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=meetings%5cboston2007%5chome.html
July 29- Aug 3, 2007

 

Gordon Research Conference on Computer Aided Drug Design, at Tilton School in New Hampshire (Invited Speaker) http://www.grc.org/programs.aspx?year=2007&program=cadd
July 21-25, 2007

 

ISMB/ECCB 2007 (15th Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) & 6th European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB)). http://www.iscb.org/ismbeccb2007/ Invited talk. (Session Chair)
July 8-10, 2007

 

EURO Working Group on Operational Research in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics and Medicine, Invited talk, Prag. (http://euro2007.vse.cz/)
June 17-22, 2007

 

Gordon Research Conference, Proteins Session, Holderness School, Plymouth, NH. - Invited Speaker
(http://www.grc.uri.edu/programs/2007/proteins.htm)
June 4-5, 2007

 

NIH MABS Study Section, Bethesda, MD

Spring 2007 (January - April 2007)

April 29 - May 1, 2007

 

Molecular Libraries Screening Centers Network (MLSCN) Steering Committee meeting in Philadelphia. (Invited Participant)
April 24, 2007

 

Seminar at Systems Biology Interest Group at Integrative Computational Biology Lab (http://tango01.cit.nih.gov/sig/home.taf?_function=main&SIGInfo_SIGID=124) CRIIT, NHLBI, NIH.
April 20-21, 2007

 

3rd CAPRI (Critical Assessment of PRedicted Interactions) meeting in Toronto. (Invited speaker) http://caprimeeting.ccb.sickkids.ca/speakers.html
March 13, 2007

 

Swiss National Meeting of Biological Sciences, Symposium on "Potassium channels: molecular biology, pathophysiology and models", Basel, Switzerland. (First Main Talk) (http://www.swissheartnet.unibe.ch/)
February 11-12, 2007

 

NIH MABS Study Section, Bethesda, MD
Jan 10-17, 2007

 

UCSF (meeting with KA Dill, RL Jernigan, HS Chan, S Blomberg & Nigel Orme)

Fall 2006 (September - December 2006)

December 11-12, 2006

 

Workshop on the Future of BioMolecular Simulations: From Ab Initio to Nano-molecular Machines at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). (Invited speaker) (http://nccs.gov/news/workshops/biomolecular06/index.html)
October 23-24, 2006

 

NIH MABS Study Section, Bethesda, MD
October 5, 2006

 

"Science 2006: Feel the Power" University of Pittsburgh Annual Science Meeting, Pittsburgh (Spotlight speaker) (http://www.science2006.pitt.edu/)
September 7, 2006

 

Systems Biology Symposium, organized at Pennsylvania State University, sponsored by the Huck Life Science Institute and College of Science and Engineering, College Park (PA). (Invited Speaker) (http://www.esm.psu.edu/~mcd18/sysbiol.htm)

Summer 2006 (May - August 2006)

July 31 - August 3, 2006

 

Annual meeting of the Society for Mathematical Biology, joint with
the Society for Industrial and Applied Math (SIAM) Life Sciences (http://www.siam.org/meetings/calendar.php?id=21)
at NCSU, Raleigh (North Carolina).  (Plenary Lecture) (http://www.siam.org/meetings/ls06/invited.php)
July 26-29, 2006

 

"Modeling elastic manifolds, from soft condensed matter to biomolecules" (http://cdsagenda5.ictp.trieste.it/full_display.php?ida=a05214) at ICTP (Abdus Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics), Trieste, Italy, invited speaker
June 26-28, 2006

 

HMMI-NIBIB Awardees meeting, NIH, Bethesda, MD
June 11-16, 2006

 

Biopolymers Gordon Research Conference, Salve Regina University  Newport, RI - Invited Speaker (http://www.grc.uri.edu/programs/2006/biopolym.htm)
May 22-26, 2006

 

IPAM Cell and Materials Workshop on Systems Biology and Molecular Modeling at UCLA, and the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) - Invited Speaker (http://www.ipam.ucla.edu/programs/cmws4)
May 18-21, 2006

 

Symposium on Protein Dynamics - Invited Speaker University of Wisconsin-Madison (http://www.biochem.wisc.edu/steenbock/symposium32/)

Oct 2004 - April 2006