2024 Dartmouth Symposium for the Life Sciences

Tuesday October 1, 2024
Life Sciences Center | Dartmouth College


8:00 - 8:50 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:50 - 9:00 AM Welcome/Introductions
Marnie Halpern, PhD
Chair and Professor of Molecular and Systems Biology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
9:00 - 9:45 AM Title of Talk
Mike Hoppa, PhD
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Dartmouth College
9:45 AM -10:30 AM Title of Talk
Melanie Samuel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Huffington Center on Aging at Baylor College of Medicine
10:30 - 10:45 AM Break


10:45 - 11:30 AM Title of Talk
Nick Bellono, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University
11:30 - 12:15 PM Title of Talk
Amber Alhadeff, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences
12:15 - 1:15 PM Lunch

    • Lunch with Speakers
    • Graduate School Fair (Galleries)
    • Lab Tours
    • LSC Greenhouse Tour
1:15 - 2:00 PM Title of Talk
Teresa Nicholson, Ph.D.
Professor, Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery), Stanford University
2:00 - 2:45 PM Title of Talk
Diana Bautista, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology, Development and Physiology & of Neurobiology
Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley
2:45 - 3:30 PM Title of Talk
Daniel Dombeck, Ph.D.
Professor of Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department, and Neuroscience,
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
3:30 - 5:30 PM Afternoon Activities

  • Reception
  • Graduate School Fair (Galleries)
  • Career Fair (Galleries)
  • Career Development Sessions
  • Lab Tours
  • LSC Greenhouse Tour