Past Crossroads Events

  • 2017

    From Postdoc to PI
    Seminar with Ariel Bazzini and Sarah Zanders

  • 2016

    Young Investigator Science Retreat

    New Faculty Search Group
    Seminar
    Hosted by the Postdoc Initiative

    Justin Matthews
    Poster Workshop

    From Postdoc to Investigator
    Seminar with Nicolas Rohner and Randal Halfmann

    Professional Development Day

    CAPS Presentation
    Developing Young Scientists:
    Presentation on Collaborative Opportunities with CAPS Bioscience Program

    How to get a Faculty Position
    Seminar
    Hosted by the Postdoc Initiative

  • 2015

    Jim Mellon
    Networking Seminar
    “Networking: It’s Not About You”

    Jean-luc Doumont
    Workshop
    “Structuring Your Research Paper”

    Young Investigators Research Days
    Event to encourage scientists to present their work to the Institute

    Erin Cadwalader
    Seminar Speaker
    “Why Washington DC Needs Scientists and Where to Find Them”

    Valerie Young
    Seminar Speaker
    “How to Feel as Bright and Capable as Everyone Thinks You Are”

    Crossroads Appreciation Event
    National World War I Museum and Memorial

     

  • 2014

    Industry Focused Career Workshop

    Professional Development Day
    Multiple Seminar Speakers with Careers outside of Academia

    K99 Grant Workshop
    Navigating NIH Application Workshop

    Jeremy Nance
    Seminar Speaker
    “Mechanisms of contact-induced cell polarity in the C. elegans embryo”

    Young Investigators Research Days
    Event to encourage scientists to present their work to the Institute

    Boulevard Crossroads Appreciation Event

    Chris Austin
    Seminar Speaker
    “Catalyzing Translational Innovation”

    David Bilder
    Seminar Speaker
    “Cold-blooded cancer and Elongating Eggs:  Epithelial Function in Development and Disease”

    Paul Casella
    Grant Writing Workshop

     

  • 2013

    Alumni Talks - Postdoc to PI
    Talks and Panel Discussion with Stowers Alumni

    Alumni Talks - Alt Careers
    Talks and Panel Discussion with Stowers Alumni

    Industry Focused Career Workshop

    Professional Development Day
    Multiple Seminar Speakers with Careers outside of Academia

    Young Investigators Research Day
    Event to encourage scientists to present their work to the Institute

    Negotiating a Job Offer
    Workshop

    Ben Corb
    Seminar Speaker
    “A Critical Time for Scientists”

    Mary Collins
    Seminar Speaker
    “Competitive Intelligence:  the Untalked About Part of Pharma Consulting”

     

  • 2012

    Career Workshop (Crossroads)

    From an undergrad to a PI: Advice on how to achieve your goal.
    A Panel Discussion with Rong Li, Ron Yu, Tatjana Piotrowski & Doug Wright

    University of Kansas Cancer Center Research Symposium

     

  • 2011

    Promega Seminar and Workshop: Benchtop Automated Nucleic Acid and Protein Extraction

    Symposium to Honor Scott Hawley and his Election to the National Academy of Sciences

    Genomic and Computational Approaches to Understanding Gene Expression Workshop/Graduate School Module
    Instructors:  Marco Blanchette, Julia Zeitlinger, Chris Seidel

    Seeking Fellowship Opportunities
    Sara Turk and Scott Hawley

    Proteomic Approaches to Understanding the Architecture of Protein Complexes Workshop/Graduate School Module
    Instructors:  Mike Washburn, Laurence Florens

    University of Kansas Cancer Center Research Symposium

    Fundamentals in Light Microscopy and 3D Live Cell and Embryo Imaging Workshop/Graduate School Module

    Cell Division and Chromosome Biology
    Instructors: Peter Baumann, Jennifer Gerton, Sue Jaspersen

    Ribosome Function and Ribosomopathies
    Kausik, Gerton and Trainor

    Developmental Biology Workshop/Graduate School Module
    Instructor: Paul Trainor

    Neuroscience Workshop/Graduate School Module
    Instructors: Kausik Si, Ron Yu

     

  • 2010

    Stowers Microscopy Center Workshop

    Mouse Genome Informatics Workshop

    Symposium in Honor of Bill Neaves

    Functional Stem Cells and Regeneration

    Drosophila Epigenetics and Development

    UCSC Genome Browser Workshop

    OpenHelix: ENCODE Data Analysis Session and
    Introductory Galaxy Session (Genome Workshop)

     

  • 2009

    A Successful Graduate Career:
    Tips from Investigators: Peter Baumann, Ron Yu, and Julia Zeitlinger

    Speaking for Success
    Paul Casella

    Genomics Gene Regulation Workshop

    Advanced Microscopy Workshop

     

  • 2008

    MLL Translocation and Human Leukemia

    Advanced Microscopy Workshop

    Preventing Burnout
    Stress & Time Management
    Dr. Larry Long

     

  • 2007

    Affymetrix Low Level Workshop

    DARPA Workshop

    Chicken Gene Nomenclature and Annotation Workshop

    Advanced Microscopy Workshop

    Transcription, Chromatin and Cancer

    Access to Genes and Genomes with Ensembl

     

  • 2006

    Foundations of Microcropy Series
    Building blocks of a Microscope

    Foundations of Microcropy Series
    Image Formation

    Foundations of Microcropy Series
    The Objective

    Advanced Microscopy Workshop

    Foundations of Microcropy Series
    Illumination and filters

     

  • 2005

    Congenital Scoliosis

     

  • 2004

    Structural Biology of Chromosomes

    The Chicken Genome:  New Tools and Concepts

    44th Annual Midwest Regional Developmental Biology Meeting and Singer Symposium

    A Field Guide to GenBank and NCBI Molecular Biology Resources

    Kansas and Missouri Stem Cell Symposium

     

  • 2003

    Proteomic Solutions in Cellular and Developmental Biology and Medicine

    43rd Annual Midwest Regional Developmental Biology Meeting

    Woodrow Wilson Center Cancer Symposium

     

  • 2001

    Grand Opening Symposium

    From Genes and Genetics to Molecular Medicine

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