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Beyond the Lab Seminar Series

The Beyond the Lab Seminar Series explores topics outside the typical classroom and lab setting to enrich the academic profiles, and expanding the outlook for career advancement for students, postdocs and research professionals.

Beyond the Lab Series - Upcoming Seminars

There are no upcoming seminars scheduled at this time. Please check back soon.


Beyond the Lab Series - Past Seminars

Cibele Pinto
From Bench to Bedside and Beyond: A Personal Journey of Career Charge and Drug Discovery
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 | 1:15 p.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 2005

Cibele Pinto, Ph.D.

Senior Cardio- Renal Medical Science Liaison
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Dave Vigerust
Beyond the Bench: Realizing the Power of Precision Medicine
Thursday, February 21, 2019 | 10:30 a.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 2048

Dave Vigerust, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific Officer
MyGenetx Clinical Laboratory
Alex Erwin, Ph.D.
How to Strengthen Essential Skills and Advance Your Career in the Life Sciences
Friday, September 28, 2018 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 2049

Alex Erwin, Ph.D.

Director, Talent Development and STEMM Education
BioKansas
Shefali Rouen, Ph.D.
Graduating with a Ph.D., Now What?
Friday, April 27, 2018 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 3004

Shefali Rouen, Ph.D.

Regulatory Writing Senior Manager
Biosimilars, Amgen Research and Development
Melanie Kitzan, J.D./Ph.D.
From Here to There
Friday, November 3, 2017 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Melanie Kitzan, J.D./Ph.D.

Portfolio Manager and Patent Counsel
Invention Science Fund (a fund of Intellectual Ventures)
Fredrick Esseku, Ph.D.
Life in Pharmaceutical CDMO
Friday, March 31, 2017 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Fredrick Esseku, Ph.D.

Manager, Pharmeceutical Development Drug Delivery Systems
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Livia Sexton
Building Your Brand Through Networking
Friday, October 21, 2016 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Livia Sexton

Assistant Director, Corporate & Foundation Development
KU Endowment
W. Brandon Moore, M.S.
University Early Talent Information Session
Friday, September 30, 2016 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

W. Brandon Moore, M.S.

Manager, Site & Resource CRA Development Program Site Management, North America Regions
Quintiles
Richard Barohn, M.D.
How Can a Ph.D. Get Involved in Clinical and Translational Research
Friday, May 20, 2016 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Richard Barohn, M.D.

Chairman, Department of Neurology; University Distinguished Professor, Gertrude & Dewey Ziegler Professor
University of Kansas Medical Center
Claire Croutch, Ph.D.
Oh the Places You'll Go: How My Training as a Toxicologist Has Led to a Successful Career
Friday, April 15, 2016 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Claire Croutch, Ph.D.

Senior Program Manager, Medical Countermeasures Division
MRIGlobal
Maureen Purcell, MSHA, MAOD
Making the Shift: Moving from IQ to EQ When Entering the Workplace
Friday, November 13, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Maureen Purcell, MSHA, MAOD

PCC
SoLwork LLC
Pippa Loupe, Ph.D.
Communicating Scientific Discoveries
Friday, October 30, 2015 | 2:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Pippa Loupe, Ph.D.

Director, Research Scientific Affairs
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Xunshan Ding, Ph.D
A Junior Scientists's Perspective Regarding a Biotech Start-up
Friday, March 27, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Xunshan Ding, Ph.D

Scientist III
NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Donna Ginther, Ph.D
The Postdoc Rat Race
Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 2:00 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 3004

Donna Ginther, Ph.D

Professor of Economics & Director of Center for Science Technology & Economic Policy at Institute for Policy & Social Research
University of Kansas
Patrea L. Pabst, J.D.
Intellectual Property - What Is It, And Why It's Important
Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 3004

Patrea L. Pabst, J.D.

Partner
Pabst Patent Group, LLP, Atlanta, GA
Kristin Lichti-Kaiser, Ph.D
Risk Assessment in GMO Trait Development
Thursday, September 11, 2014 | 1:30 p.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 5052

Kristin Lichti-Kaiser, Ph.D

Product Safety Scientist
Syngenta
David C Morris, Ph.D
An Insider's Perspective on the Pharmaceutical Business - Skills, Capabilities and Ways of Working for the Future
Thursday, May 22, 2014 | 2:00 p.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 2048

David C. Morris, Ph.D

VP of Biological Sciences, RD platform, Technology & Science
GSK
Frances J.R. Richmond, Ph.D.
Positioning Regulatory 'Science' in the Academy: Past, Present and Future
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 3:00 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Frances J.R. Richmond, Ph.D.

Director, International Center for Regulatory Science, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
School of Pharmacy, USC
Ke Jian Liu, Ph.D.
Interruption of Zinc Finger Proteins and Arsenic Carcinogenesis
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 | 4:00 p.m. (CST)
School of Pharmacy, Room 1020

Ke Jian "Jim" Liu, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Research
College of Pharmacy, University of New Mexico; Director, Brain Imaging Center at the University of New Mexico
Irina G. Gazaryan, Ph.D.
Triggering of Antioxidant Program without Electrophilic Stress
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 | 4:00 p.m. (CST)
Malott Hall, Room 2049

Irina G. Gazaryan, Ph.D.

Director, Drug Discovery | Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medical College
[presentation title TBD]
Monday, November 18, 2019 | 2:00pm (CST)
School of Pharmacy, room 1020

Dr. Laura Anguiano

Medical Science Liaison
Otsuka Pharmaceutical

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