Core Day

core day logo, showing a tree made out of many science object graphics used  for the leaves.





March 1, 2018
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Great Hall, Trent Semans Center

  • Highlighting shared resource contributions to faculty research projects
  • Introducing NEW shared resources
  • Poster presentations and networking opportunities 

Shared resources amplify research programs across the basic and clinical sciences. This event will highlight faculty research supported by core facility vouchers, provide an update on the Duke-NIEHS Cryo-electron microscopy initiative, and feature shared resource leaders available for discussion. Come hear what’s on the horizon!



Opening and Closing remarks:
   Raphael Valdivia, PhD, Vice Dean for Basic Science, School of Medicine

Leadership Perspective:
   Mary E. Klotman, MD, Dean, School of Medicine

Mario Borgnia, PhD, Director, Molecular Microscopy Consortium, NIEHS 

Ornit Chiba-Falek, PhD, Associate Professor, Neurology

Jeff Everitt, DVM, Professor, Pathology and Director, Research Animal Pathology Core

Sue Jinks-Robertson, PhD, Professor, MGM and Director, Cell and Molecular Biology Program

Dan Leehr, Assistant Director, Informatics R&D, Computational Solutions Shared Resource

Kate Meyer, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry

Sallie Permar, PhD, Professor, Pediatrics 

Debra Silver, PhD, Associate Professor, MGM

Jacquelyn Tubbs, DVM, Technical Director, Gnotobiotic Core

Kris Wood, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology

Yiping Yang, MD, PhD, Professor, Medicine and Immunology