Previous Seminars

Fall Semester 2018

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
9/6/2018 PGY Trainee Defense Seminar University of Kentucky Isabel Derera - “Alterations in GABAergic NTS Neuron Function in Association with TLE and SUDEP” Mentor: Bret Smith
9/12/2018 Scott Summers, PhD The University of Utah Targeting a Ceramide Double Bond to Treat Insulin Resistance and Steatohepatitis Mariana Nikolova-Karakashian
9/19/2018 NO SEMINAR - DEPT EVENT -
9/26/2018 Charles Chalfant, PhD University of South Florida The role of the ceramide-1-phosphate/cPLA2alpha interaction in wound healing and repair Erhard Bieberich
10/3/2018 NO SEMINAR - FCPS FALL BREAK -
10/10/2018 Peter M. Kekenes-Huskey, PhD University of Kentucky Understanding the cardiac calcium signaling through computation: The Calcium,Calmodulin,Calcineurin signaling ‘triad’ Ken Campbell
10/17/2018 TBD
10/24/2018 Maya Guglin, MD, PhD University of Kentucky Pathophysiology of HF from clinician’s standpoint Ken Campbell
10/31/2018 Anne Moon, MD, PhD Geisinger Clinic Pandora’s T-box: pleiotropic molecular functions of Tbx3 in development and disease Brian Delisle
11/7/2018 John McCarthy, PhD University of Kentucky A tale of coming full circle: microRNAs, satellite cells and exosomes Alan Daugherty
11/14/2018 James McCully, PhD Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital Mitochondrial Transplantation: Applications and Potential Sasha Rabchevsky
11/21/2018 NO SEMINAR - THANKSGIVING BREAK TBD
11/28/2018 Retirement Celebration for David Randall, Marcielle DeBeer and Sandy Legan
12/5/2018 Scott Gordon, PhD University of Kentucky New Roles for Lipoproteins in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease Alan Daugherty

Spring Semester 2018

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/17/2018 Jamie Sturgill, P.D University of Kentucky Targeting sphingolipids in the control of airway inflammation in asthma Lu-Yuan Lee
1/24/2018 Mary B. Sheppard, MD University of Kentucky The Genetics of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Alan Daugherty
1/31/2018 Analia Loria, PhD University of Kentucky Disturbances of the postnatal Stress Hyporesponsive Period heightens cardiometabolic risk in rodents Ming C. Gong
2/7/2018 Susan Schwab, PhD Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, NY University School of Medicine Secrets and Lyase: New roles of S1P in the immune system Guanghu Wang
2/14/2018 Jeff Chen University of Kentucky Trainee Talks - Molecular mechanisms of thoracic aortic aneurysm formation Gregory Frolenkov
2/21/2018 Greg Corder, PhD Stanford University Dynamic neural mechanisms of pain perception, and molecular remodeling by opioids Skinner Lecture
2/28/2018 Dandan Sun, MD, PhD University of Pittsburgh Glial cells in regulating brain disease microenvironment Guanghu Wang
3/7/2018 Jung-Bum Shin, PhD University of Virginia Dissecting Mechanisms Mediating Sensory Hair Cell Maintenance Gregory Frolenkov
3/14/2018 Bill Rebeck, PhD Georgetown University APOE phenotypes for AD prevention approaches Lance Johnson
3/21/2018 Shelby Meier Dept. Physiology, Univ. Kentucky Trainee Talks - Understanding the Effects of Focal TBI on Tau Solubility Gregory Frolenkov
3/28/2018 Julian E. Stelzer, PhD Case Western Reserve University Integrative modulation of cardiac contractility by cMyBPC Ken Campbell
4/4/2018 Richard L. Proia, PhD National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases Regulation of sphingolipid metabolism and signaling Stefka Spassieva
4/11/2018 Robin Krimm, PhD University of Louisville Connecting taste buds to the brain Tim McClintock
4/25/2018 Guojun Bu, PhD Mayo Clinic Pathobiology of apoE4 in Alzheimer’s disease Lance Johnson
5/2/2018 Gerard Ahern, PhD Georgetown University Medical Center TRP channels and the regulation of blood flow Ken Campbell
5/9/2018 James Godwin, PhD The Jackson Labratory Using the salamander to guide regeneration in mammals Physiology Graduate Students
5/17/2018 Brooke Ahern, Ben Shaw, & Anthony DeSana University of Kentucky Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
5/23/2018 Brandon Farmer & Ahmed Elsherbini University of Kentucky Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
5/29/2018 Erica Littlejohn, PhD Candidate University of Kentucky Dissertation Defense - "INSULIN-LIKE GROWTH FACTOR-1 OVEREXPRESSION MEDIATES HIPPOCAMPAL REMODELING AND PLASTICITY FOLLOWING TBI" Mentor: Kathy Saatman
5/30/2018 Michael Orr & Brittani Price University of Kentucky Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
6/6/2018 Jordan Wean & Ryan Cloyd University of Kentucky Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov
6/13/2018 Laura Peterson University of Kentucky Trainee Talks Gregory Frolenkov

Fall Semester 2017

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
8/16/2017 John Gensel, PhD University of Kentucky Sex, Drugs, and Macroph-aging in Spinal Cord Injury Alan Daugherty
8/30/2017 Kerry S. McDonald, PhD University of Missouri Cardiac myofilaments: from health to heart disease Ken Campbell
9/6/2017 Kenneth Campbell, PhD University of Kentucky Contractile function in human heart failure: from biophysics to biospecimens and back Alan Daugherty
9/13/2017 Gregory Frolenkov, PhD University of Kentucky Molecules and mechanisms of deafness Alan Daugherty
9/20/2017 Wolfgang J. Streit, PhD University of Florida Role of microglia in AD pathogenesis Sasha Rabchevsky
9/22/2017 Donna Wilcock, PhD University of Kentucky Translating a genetic risk gene for Alzheimer’s into an effective therapy Alan Daugherty
9/29/2017 Joe Abisambra, PhD University of Kentucky Endoplasmic reticulum catastrophes in neurodegeneration: tau, ER dysfunction, and other demons Alan Daugherty
10/3/2017 Cheavar Blair, PhD Candidate University of Kentucky PGY Dissertation Defense - The Mechanical Properties of Non-failing and Failing Human Myocardium Mentor: Ken Campbell
10/4/2017 Kara C. Hoover, PhD University of Alaska Sensory Disruptions: Is modern living killing our sense of smell? Tim McClintock
10/25/2017 Lena H. Ting, PhD Emory University Force encoding in muscle spindles: Towards a multiscale model for sensorimotor feedback control Ken Campbell
11/1/2017 Hiroaki Matsunami, PhD Duke University Deorphanizing olfactory receptors Tim McClintock
11/22/2017 Allison Steele, PhD Candidate University of Kentucky PGY Dissertation Defense - New Insights into Post-Sepsis Muscle Weakness Elucidated using a Novel Animal Model Mentor: Hiroshi Saito
11/29/2017 David M. Holtzman, MD Washington University St. Louis APOE: Role in amyloid-β accumulation and in tau-mediated neurodegeneration Lance Johnson
12/6/2017 L. Ashley Cowart, PhD Medical University of South Carolina Sphingolipids as mediators of diabetic cardiomyopathy M.N. Karakashian
12/12/2017 Yuan Wen, PhD Candidate University of Kentucky PGY Dissertation Defense - Β-CATENIN REGULATION OF ADULT SKELETAL MUSCLE PLASTICITY Mentor: John McCarthy
12/13/2017 Hans Keirstead, PhD AIVITA Biomedical Translation of stem cell-based technologies Sasha Rabchevsky

Spring Semester 2017

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 2016

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
9/7/2016 John D'Orazio, MD, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Hormonal regulation of DNA repair in the skin: a melanoma determinant Alan Daugherty
9/14/2016 Jose F. Abisambra, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Lost in translation: molecular patho-mechanisms of tauopathies and acute neurodegeneration Alan Daugherty
9/21/2016 Juan Carlos Marvizon, PhD University of California, Los Angeles Latent Sensitization: Interaction between Chronic Pain and Stress Brad Taylor
9/28/2016 Douglas Everett, PhD University of Colorado, Denver Explorations in Statistics: Fundamental Concepts Dexter Speck
10/19/2016 Ulrich Mueller, PhD Johns Hopkins School of Medicine The Sound of Silence: Mechanotransduction, Auditory Perception, and the Molecular Pathogenesis of Deafness Gregory Frolenkov
10/26/2016 Gregory Graf, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Pharmaceutical Science Reverse Cholesterol Transport: Routes and Regulation Dexter Speck (Skinner Lecture)
11/2/2016 Gregory Frolenkov, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Physiology Self-repair in mechanically-damaged non-regenerating auditory hair cells Alan Daugherty
11/16/2016 Robin Cooper, PhD University of Kentucky, Department of Biology Modulation of central circuits, neuromuscular junctions and muscle in Drosophila & crustaceans for research & educational programs Paco Andrade
11/30/2016 Andy Y. Shih, PhD Medical University of South Carolina The effects of cerebral microvascular ischemia revealed by in vivo optical imaging and manipulation Joe Abisambra
12/14/2016 Teresa Pitts University of Louisville, Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center Effects of cervical spinal cord injury on swallow Lu-Yuan Lee

Spring Semester 2016

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/27/2016 Christopher Yengo, PhD Penn State The Mechanism of Force Generation in Myosins and Impact of Disease Associated Mutations Ken Campbell
2/24/2016 Jeffrey Magee, PhD HHMI Janelia Research Campus "A fundamental microcircuit computation in neocortex and hippocampus" Physiology Graduate Students
3/2/2016 Seth Smith, PhD Vanderbilt University Advanced MRI strategies: Help, Hindrance, Hipster, or Hyperbole? Moriel Vandsburger
3/9/2016 Michael Lane, PhD Spinal Cord Research Center, Drexel University Enhancing respiratory plasticity following cervical spinal cord injury Sasha Rabchevsky
3/16/2016 Matthew Rondina, MD University of Utah Novel Platelet Functions in Health and Disease Ken Campbell
3/23/2016 Ai-Ling Lin, PhD University of Kentucky mTOR Pathway: A Potential Intervention to Retard Brain Aging and Prevent Alzheimer's Disease Assessed by Neuroimaging Lu-Yuan Lee
3/30/2016 Anne Anderson, MD Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital Comorbidities in a model of temporal lobe epilepsy Bret Smith
4/6/2016 Marcos Sotomayor, PhD Ohio State University "Mechanisms and Mechanosensitivity: Exceptional Cadherins for Hearing, Balance & Beyond” Gregory Frolenkov
4/13/2016 Lori Isom, PhD University of Michigan Roles of sodium channel gene mutations in epileptic encephalopathy with SUDEP Brian Delisle
4/20/2016 Physiology Graduate Student Presentations Physiology Graduate Students Presentation, University of Kentucky Khalid Eldahan and Tori Stromp Alan Daugherty
5/4/2016 Jonathan Wenk, PhD University of Kentucky Computational Modeling of Cardiac Mechanics: Insights into Disease and Treatment Strategies Ken Campbell
5/11/2016 Physiology Graduate Student Presentations Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky Jennifer Gooch and Timothy Kopper
5/16/2016 Paul A. Mueller, Ph.D. Candidate Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky Paul A. Mueller Dissertation Defense Seminar
5/25/2016 Lilian Custodio Physiology Graduate Student Presentation, University of Kentucky The contribution of opioid receptor subtypes in the inhibition of postoperative pain
6/2/2016 Erin Wolf Horrell, PhD Candidate Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky Erin Wolf Horrell Dissertation Defense Seminar

Spring Semester 2015

Fall Semester 2015

DateSpeakerTitleHost
2014 Seminar Schedule

1/8/2014

Mark L. Farman, Ph.D.

Professor, Dept. of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

"Next Generation Sequencing and Bioinformatic Capabilities in the University of Kentucky Advanced Genetic Technologies Center"

Brian Delisle

1/15/2014

Sanda Despa, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Dept. of Molecular and Biomedical Phamacology, Univ. Kentucky

“Na+ Transport in the Heart: Role in Cardiac Disease"

Jon Satin

1/22/2014

Steve Danzer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Dept Anesthesia, Division of Neurobiology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

“mTOR, neuronal plasticity and adult neurogenesis in the development of epilepsy”

Bret Smith

1/29/2014

Michael A. Lane, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Drexel University

“Respiration, Neuroplasticity and Repair Following Cervical Spinal Cord Injury”

Sasha Rabchevsky

2/5/2014

Boris Tenchov, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Medical Physics and Biophysics, Medical University, Sofia, Bulgaria

“Cationic phospholipids as nucleic acid carriers - correlation between structure and transfection activity”

Mariana Nikolova-Karakashian

2/12/2014

Norman Haughey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University 

Cancelled

Mariana Nikolova-Karakashian

2/19/2014

Erin Wolf & Brianna Harfmann

Graduate Students, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"The regulation of beta-defensin 3 in keratinocytes following exposure to ultraviolet radiation" &

 

"Muscle specific clock disruption, metabolic disease and cardiac hypertrophy"

2/26/2014

Tyler Kirby & Julie McLean

Graduate Students, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

“Myonuclear Transcriptional Output in Skeletal Muscle with Varying Nuclear Densities” & “Paracrine Effects of Lung Cancer in Cachexia: the Search for Factor X that Triggers Myosin Loss”

 

3/5/2014

Patrick Sullivan, Ph.D.

Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology, Endowed Chair The Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC), University of Kentucky

“Targeting Mitochondrial Dysfunction following Traumatic CNS Injury; A "mitoNEEt" Approach”

Alexander Rabchevsky

3/12/2014

Frank Spinale, MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina

“The Myocardial Matrix as a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Target”

Charles Chung & Ken Campbell

3/19/2014

Jared Vasquez

Graduate Student, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"ABCA7 and AD-associated SNPs: Translating a Mechanism into a Potential Therapeutic Target"

 

3/26/2014

David J. Goldhamer, Ph.D.

Professor of Molecular & Cell Biology, University of Connecticut

"Altered programming of muscle-resident stem cells leads to heterotopic ossification and regenerative failure"

Karyn Esser

4/2/2014

Christopher S. Colwell, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Medical School

"The Aging Clock: opportunities for interventions"

Karyn Esser

4/9/2014

Jerry Yu, Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine, University of Louisville

"Information processing in airway mechanoreceptors"

Lu-Yuan Lee

4/16/2014

Leonard Konrad Kaczmarek, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology,

Yale School of Medicine

“RNA-binding Ion Channels and the Control of Neuronal Timing?”

Alexander Rabchevsky

4/23/2014

Randal Voss, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Biology, University of Kentucky

"Gene Expression During Salamander Limb Regeneration"

Alexander Rabchevsky

4/30/2014

Brian Hodge & Mike Grossheim

Graduate Students, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

“Titin-cap as a Clock-Controlled Gene in Skeletal Muscle: A Novel Mechanism of Myofilament Homeostasis” & “A Novel Mechanism of Repair in Hair Cell Stereocilia of the Inner Ear”

 

5/7/2014

Erica Littlejohn & Jenna VanRooyen

Graduate Students, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

“Effects of Mitochondrial Transplantation after Spinal Cord Injury on Cellular Bioenergetics, Neuroprotection and Functional Recovery” & “Effects of Mitochondrial Transplantation after Spinal Cord Injury on Cellular Bioenergetics, Neuroprotection and Functional Recovery”

 

5/14/2014

Seung-Hee Yoo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UT Health Science Center at Houston

“Circadian Rhythms: from Genes to Behavior”

 Karyn Esser

05/19/2014,

Samir Patel, Ph.D.

Senior Research Scientist II, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

“Alternative biofuels as therapeutics for mitochondrial integrity after spinal cord injury”

 

Cancelled, to be re-scheduled

Walter Marcotti, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Biomedical Science, The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

TBA

Gregory Frolenkov

5/28/2014

David Randall, Ph.D.

Professor, Dept. Physiology, Univ. Kentucky

“A few lessons learned in the laboratory over >40 years” 

 

8/20/2014

Charles S Chung, Ph.D.

Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"Diastolic Function: From Human Patients to Rodent Sarcomeres and Back"

 

8/27/2014

Donna M. Wilcock Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"Neuroinflammatory Phenotypes in Alzheimer’s Disease; Therapeutic Potential"

 

9/3/2014

 

Re-scheduled

 

9/10/2014

 

Re-scheduled

 

9/17/2014

Jose Moron-Concepcion, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Dept. Anesthesiology, Columbia University Medical Center

"Opioids, pain and addiction: A vicious cycle"

 

 

 Brad Taylor

9/24/2014

 

Open

 

10/1/2014

 

Open

 

10/8/2014

Michael Rudnicki, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Medicine and Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada

"Molecular Regulation of Muscle Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Commitment"

Karyn Esser

10/15/2014

Hua Bai, Ph.D.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University

"TGF-beta/Activin Signaling Regulates Muscle Proteostasis, Autophagy and Longevity in Drosophila"

Karyn Esser

10/22/2014

F. Edward Dudek, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah School of Medicine

“Perinatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy:  neonatal seizures, EEG suppression and epilepsy”

Bret Smith

10/29/2014

Kenneth Campbell, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"CCTS biobanking: new opportunities for translational research"

 

11/5/2014

Frederick C. Luft, MD

Director of the Experimental and Clinical Research, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany

"How Ignorance Drives Science"

Alan Daugherty

11/12/2014

Aneta Dobierzewska, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Universidad de los Andes,

Santiago, Chile

"Imbalance in the bioactive sphingolipid rheostat in patients with preeclampsia"

Mariana Nikolova-Karakashian

11/19/2014

John McCarthy, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

“Ribosome specialization in adult skeletal muscle”

 

12/2/2014

Danielle Lyons, PhD Defense, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"Stopping Orofacial Pain: New Therapeutic Uses For Old Drugs"

 

 

12/3/2014

Catalina Vélez-Ortega, PhD Defense, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky

"TRPA1 channels regulate hearing sensitivity after noise exposure"

 

12/10/2014

Nadine Kabbani, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Neuroscience, George Mason University

"Nicotinic receptor driven calcium signals for axon growth and regeneration in the nervous system"

John Gensel

12/17/2014

Carla Cantagallo & Adrian Ho,

Research Data Center, University of Kentucky

"Managing and sharing research data - How?  And Why?"

Ken Campbell

2013 Seminar Schedule
7/12/2013 11:00 am, MS505 David P.D. Woldbye, PhD “Gene therapeutic overexpression of NPY transgenes: a future treatment for epilepsy?”  Brad Taylor
  Associate Professor Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, Univeristy of Copenhagen    
8/21/2013 Loren Wold, PhD  “Environmental Triggers of Heart Disease” Karyn Esser
  Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Ohio State University    
8/28/2013 Melinda Sheffield-Moore, Ph.D.  "Skeletal muscle mid-life crisis: metabolic mayhem or controlled chaos in cancer and aging?" Charlotte Peterson
  Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine University of Texas Medical Branch    
9/4/2013 Jeffrey Petruska, Ph.D. "Mechanisms of Axon Growth in the Adult: From Screening to Function"  Brad Taylor
  Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Louisville    
9/11/2013 Nadine P Connor, PhD  "Plasticity in lingual and laryngeal muscles" Charlotte Peterson
  Associate Professor, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin    
9/18/2013 Richard B. Greissman  ‘The Perfect Storm’ and Other Tales of the Academy PGY TEaM
  Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs, University of Kentucky    
9/25/2013 Michal Masternak, PhD  “Growth hormone, adipose tissue and aging” Esther Dupont-Versteegden
  Associate Professor University of Central Florida (Orlando)    
10/2/2013 George Billman, PhD, "Cardiac autonomic remodeling and susceptibility to sudden cardiac death: Effect of endurance exercise training." Skinner lecture; Dexter Speck
  Professor of Physiology and Cell Biology, Ohio State University    
10/9/2013 Ravi Balijepalli, PhD  “Caveolae Regulation of Cardiac Ion Channels and Signaling” Brian Delisle
  Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsisn - Madison    
10/16/2013 Robert Fettiplace, Ph.D.  "In search of the hair cell mechanotransducer channel: the role of the transmembrane channel-like proteins" Gregory Frolenkov
  Steenbock Professor of Neural and Behavioral Sciences, University of Wisconsin - Madison    
10/23/2013   Open  
10/30/2013 Mark L Baccei, Ph.D.  "Pacemaker Neurons in the Developing Spinal Cord" Brad Taylor
  Research Assistant Professor University of Cincinnati    
11/6/2013 Brian Delisle, Ph.D.  "Cardiac Channelopathies: From Bedside to Bench and Back Again...."  
  Assistant Professor, Dept. Physiology, Univ. Kentucky    
11/13/2013 Douglas Millay, Ph.D. "Molecular Regulation of Myoblast Fusion" Karyn Esser
  University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas    
11/20/2013 Donna Wilcock, Ph.D. “Developing Novel Mouse Models for the Study of Vascular Contributions to Dementia”  
  Assistant Professor, Dept. Physiology, Univ. Kentucky    
11/27/2013   Open  
12/4/2013 John P. Kirwan, Ph.D. “Impact of Glucose Metabolism on Health and Disease – Regulation by Exercise, Diet, and Bariatric Surgery”  Karyn Esser
  Professor of Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University    
12/11/2013 Stuart Campbell, Ph.D. “Prospects for Improving Risk Assessment in Cardiomyopathy Patients”  PGY postdos
  Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University    
12/18/2013   Open  

No