January 16, 2020

Guest Speaker: Wesley R. Legant, PhD

Wesley R. Legant, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pharmacology Joint Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

 Dr. Legant is an Assistant Professor in Pharmacology and Biomedical engineering at UNC, Chapel Hill. His research focuses on developing tools to better understand living specimens at single molecule, cellular, and tissue level length scales.  Prior to joining UNC, Dr. Legant did a Postdoc at HHMI where he developed novel light microscopy technologies including Lattice Light Sheet, super resolution structured illumination and single molecule localization microscopy, and adaptive optics for fundamental applications in cell biology.

Dr Legant will be hosted by DHVI Investigator Dr. Mihai Azoitei

 

8:30AM-9:30AM

Jones 143 Building