2015 Invited Faculty

Dyche Mullins Keynote speaker

Dyche Mullins

Heraclitus and the cytoskeleton: can you study the same actin network twice?

Professor, School of Medicine, UCSF
Investigator, HHMI


Dr. Sharon Campbell Mechanics and structure of cytoskeletal complexes

Sharon Campbell

Vinculin-Actin Interaction: Role in Vinculin Activation, Force Transmission
and Focal Adhesion Organization.

Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, UNC Chapel Hill


Scott H. Soderling Cytoskeleton in development and disease

Scott H. Soderling

Cytoskeletal Drivers of Neuropsychiatric Disorder.

Associate Professor, Departments of Cell Biology & Neurobiology, Duke University


Quantitative and Modelling Approaches in Studying the Cytoskeleton

Kerry Bloom

How DNA loops make tension.

Thad L. Beyle Distinguished Professor of Biology, Department of Biology, UNC Chapel Hill