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Seminars and Journal Club

Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule
Check back often for updates.


Date
Room

Speaker

Seminar Title

1/24
2W-40A

Margaret Nelson
Student Seminar
Robidoux Lab

Insights into the pathogenic role of MAO in myocardium of diabetic patients 

2/7
2E-100

Alexis Papariello
Student Seminar
Taylor Lab

The Role of the Endocannabinoid System in Autism 

2/14
2S-04

Christine Psaltis
Student Seminar
Gowdy Lab

 Identifying the Role of Prohibitins in Inflammatory Signaling

2/21
2E-100

Dustin Updike, Ph.D.*
Assistant Professor
MDI Biological Laboratory

 Germ granules and the cytoplasmic regulation of cellular pluripotency

2/28
2E-100

Francisco Demayo, Ph.D.*
NIEHS/NIH

 Molecular Mechanisms Governing Progesterone Receptor’s Regulation of Uterine Function

3/6
2S-04
1 pm

Dr. Styliani-Anna Tsirka, Ph.D.*
Professor
Stony Brook University School of Medicine

 Cancelled

3/7
2S-04

Michael A. Frohman, M.D., Ph.D.*
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Pharmacological Sciences
Stony Brook University

 Cancelled

3/21
2E-100

Blake Rushing
Student Seminar
Selim Lab

Amino Acid Binding to Aflatoxin B1 During a Novel Food Treatment Process Protects Against Genotoxicity 

3/28
2E-100

Ellie Einolhayat*
Career Development Talk

Pharmaceutical Clinical Research Overview 

4/4
2E-100

Scott Parnell, Ph.D.*
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology
University of North Carolina

Alcohol, cannabinoids, and primary cilia: Interactions involving the sonic hedgehog pathway during early embryogenesis 

4/11
2E-100

Espen Spangenberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dept. of Physiology
East Carolina University

Moving past GWAS studies to define a physiological role for BRCA1 in skeletal muscle

 

4/18
2E-100

Yasir Mohammed Saleem
Student Seminar
Selim Lab

Cancelled

4/24
2E-100
1:30pm

Jared Shine
Student Seminar
Robidoux Lab

Exploring Differences in Individual Susceptibility to Lipotoxicity and the Underlying Mechanisms in the Mitochondria of Primary Preadipocytes

4/25
2E-100

Jonathan Shanahan, Ph.D.*
Assistant Professor
Health Sciences and Toxicology
Purdue University

Toxicological Consequences of Altered Nanoparticle – Biophysical Interactions due to an Underlying Disease State

5/2
2E-100

Ariel Myers
Student Seminar
Van Dross Lab

 

5/7
2E-100

Divya Madipally
Student Seminar
Robidoux Lab

 

Fri. 5/11
2E-100

Thomas Meek, Ph.D.*
Dept. of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Texax A&M University

 


Seminars will be held in BSOM 2E-100 at 11am unless otherwise noted.
* Indicates that students will be having lunch with the speaker following seminar.

Journal Club

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Journal Club Guidelines

Date
Room
Presenter Title

1/8
2W-40A

Korin LefflerJ. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol. 70:87-93, 2017

1/15

 

Holiday, no JC

1/22
6E-77

Jacqueline Meadows

J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 100:E542-E549,
2015

1/29
6E-77

Margaret Nelson

Internat. J. Obesity. 40:1405-1415, 2016

2/12
6E-77

Myles Hodge

Exp. Lung Res. 38:165-172, 2012

2/19
6E-77

Yasir Mohammed Saleem

Molecular Cell. 65:1122-1135, 2017

2/26
6E-77

Ariel Myers

Breast Cancer Res. Treat. 166:95-107,
2017

3/5

 

Spring Break, no JC

3/12

 

SOT, no JC

3/19
6E-77

Christine Psaltis

J. Immunol. 185:569-577, 2010

3/26
6E-77

Hussam Albassam

Clin. Cancer Res. 22:2271-2282, 2015

4/16
6E-77

Divya Madipally

PLoS ONE. 8:e59697, 2013

4/23
6E-77

Alexis Papariello

Endocrinology. 145:5431-5438, 2004

4/30
6E-77

Ahmed Aldhafiri

 

5/7
6E-77

Ali Alalawi

 

5/14
6E-77

Tessa Holland

 
All student presentations will be held at 11 am in BSOM 2W-38 unless otherwise noted.

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