Seminar Series

Fall 2019

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

SEPT 5 Elizabeth Parks, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology and Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Associate Director, Clinical Research Center of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science
“Quantitating macronutrient flux in vivo to understand mechanisms of metabolic disease”          
SEPT 12 Brandon Moore, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
“Form and function of male crocodilian reproductive anatomy”
SEPT 19 Timothy Glass, Ph.D., Professor & Chair, Department of Chemistry
“Fluorescent chemical sensors for neurotransmitters – development and use”
SEPT 26 Glenn Dorsam, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University
“Vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) deficiency results in gut microbiota dysbiosis in male and female mice”
OCT 3 Rowena Woode, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Lane Clarke)
“The expanding role of Cftr in intestinal epithelial homeostasis”
OCT 10 Rayne Lim, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Shyam Chaurasia)
“S100A9 and diabetic retinopathy”
NOTE: Room W235 Vet Med Bldg
OCT 17 Taben Hale, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Arizona College of Medicine
“Cardiac fibroblast subpopulations as therapeutic targets for hypertensive heart disease”
NOTE: Room W235 Vet Med Bldg
OCT 24 Taylor Kelty, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Frank Booth)
“The benefits of resistance exercise training: what can we learn from rats climbing a ladder?”
OCT 31 Ina Dobrinski, Dr.med.vet., MVSc, PhD, Professor & Head, Department of Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine, University of Calgary
“Models to study cell-to-cell interactions in the mammalian testis”
NOV 7 Jonathan Mitchem, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery (Surgical Oncology)
“Optimizing anti-tumor immunity in colorectal cancer”
NOV 14 Teresa Lever, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
“Modeling aerodigestive disorders for therapeutic discovery”
NOV 21 Shannon Kelly, Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Sciences (Mentor: Dr. Craig Emter)
“Omics-based strategies to unravel right ventricular hypertrophy in HFpEF”
NOV 28 NO SEMINAR – THANKSGIVING BREAK