Current Seminars

Spring Semester

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/11/2017 Kevin J. Pearson, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Science Is Pregnancy an Appropriate Time to Intervene in Order to Improve Long-Term Offspring Health? Paco Andrade
1/25/2017 Karim Fouad, PhD University of Alberta, Department of Physical Therapy Plasticity after spinal cord injury: from the brain to the sacral spinal cord Sasha Rabchevsky
2/10/2017 Jenny Lutshumba University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Graduate Student Dissertation Defense Seminar Mentor: Ming Cui Gong
2/15/2017 Marco Colonna, MD Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Department of Pathology & Immunology Innate lymphoid cell in immunity Physiology Graduate Students
2/22/2017 Xiang-An Li, PhD Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky Role of SR-BI/HDL in sepsis and its translational potential Alan Daugherty
3/7/2017 Erica Weekman, PhD Candidate University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Dissertation Defense Seminar “Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s disease and vascular cognitive impairment” Mentor: Donna Wilcock
3/8/2017 PGY Trainees Brittani Price & Laura Peterson University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
3/22/2017 PGY Trainees Shelby Meier & Michael Orr University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
3/29/2017 Lik Chuan Lee, PhD Michigan State University, Department of Mechanical Engineering Multiscale computational cardiovascular modeling: development and applications Ken Campbell
3/31/2017 Thitinart Sithisarn, MD University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Dissertation Defense Seminar - "The Effects of Perinatal Oxycodone Exposure on the Stress Axis and Neurobehavior" Mentor: Sandy Legan
4/5/2017 Daniel W. Pack, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering (Re)Engineering Gene Delivery: Toward Construction of Artificial Viruses Paco Andrade
4/12/2017 Eng Lo, PhD Harvard University / Massachusetts General Hospital Help-me signaling in the CNS after stroke Jenna Gollihue / Sasha Rabchevsky
4/19/2017 PGY Trainees Jeff Chen & Timothy Kopper University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
4/26/2017 Yun Guan, MD, PhD The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Exploring New Pharmaceutical Target and Electroceutical Mechanism for Chronic Pain Treatment Brad Taylor
5/3/2017 Robert J. Deschenes, PhD University of South Florida, Department of Molecular Medicine Regulation of protein trafficking by palmitoyl acyltransferases Joe Abisambra

Fall Semester

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
8/30/2017 TBD
9/13/2017 TBD
9/20/2017 TBD
10/4/2017 TBD
10/11/2017 TBD
10/25/2017 TBD
11/1/2017 TBD
11/15/2017 TBD
11/29/2017 David M. Holtzman, MD Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis TBD Lance Johnson
12/6/2017 TBD
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