Seminar Series

Fall 2017

Thursdays, 1:00 pm
Adams Conference Center                                       
Vet Med Bldg.

SEPT 7
Kolter Grigsby, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Frank Booth)
“Uncovering the underlying mechanisms regulating voluntary wheel running behavior”

SEPT 14 
Lori Lind, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Nicole Nichols)
“Intralingual CTB-saporin injections mimic aspects of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) related to dysphagia”

SEPT 21 
Dominic Del Re, Ph.D., Assistant Professor; Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine; Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
“The Hippo signaling pathway and ischemia/reperfusion injury in the heart”

SEPT 28 
Chetan Hans, Ph.D., Assistant Professor; Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
“Differential roles of cell-specific Notch1 signaling in abdominal aortic aneurysm”

OCT 5 
Tadashi Yoshida, Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor; Department of Medicine
“A new role for renin-angiotensin system: regulation of skeletal muscle regeneration”

OCT 12 
Taylor Kelty, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Frank Booth)
“Western diet and ketogenic diet implications on voluntary wheel running”

OCT 19   
Rowena Woode, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Lane Clarke)
“Cystic fibrosis and the role of Cdc24 Rho GTPase in proliferating intestinal epithelium”

OCT 26
Scott Zawieja, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow; Department of Medical Pharmacology and Physiology
“TMEM16a and calcium dynamics underlying lymphatic pacemaking”

NOV 2
William Durante, Ph.D., Professor; Department of Medical Pharmacology and Physiology
“Signaling gases in vascular injury and disease”

NOV 9
Johnathan Tune, Ph.D., Professor; Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, Indiana University School of Medicine
“Cardiovascular effects of glucagon-like peptide-1 in the setting of obesity”

NOV 16 
Rayne Lim, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Shyam Chaurasia)
“S100 and its role in diabetic retinopathy”

NOV 23
NO SEMINAR – THANKSGIVING BREAK