Seminar Series

Fall 2014

MN-463, Chandler Medical Center Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Title Host
08/20/2014 Charles S Chung, Ph.D.
Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky
"Diastolic Function: From Human Patients to Rodent Sarcomeres and Back"  
08/27/2014 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"  
09/03/2014   Re-scheduled  
09/10/2014   Re-scheduled  
09/17/2014 Jose Moron-Concepcion, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept. Anesthesiology, Columbia University Medical Center
"Opioids, pain and addiction: A vicious cycle"  Brad Taylor
09/24/2014   Open  
10/01/2014   Open  
10/08/2014 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
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   Open  
11/05/2014 Fred Luft TBA Alan Daugherty
11/12/2014   Open  
11/19/2014 John McCarthy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky
"Loss of Sattelite Cells Does Not Cause Sarcopenia"  
11/26/2014   Open  
12/03/2014 Mary Molinaro,
Director, Research Data Center, University of Kentucky
TBA Ken Campbell
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   Open  


Spring 2015

MN-463, Chandler Medical Center Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Title Host
01/21/2015 Mathew V. Jones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Loss and Rescue of GABAergic Tonic Inhibition in Absence Epilepsy"
Bret Smith
02/25/2015   Open  
03/04/2015   Open  
03/11/2015   Open  
03/18/2015   Open  
03/25/2015 Joseph A. Baur, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Physiology, University of Pennsylvania
TBA Karyn Esser
04/01/2015   Open  
04/08/2015   Open  
04/15/2015   Open  
04/22/2015 Michael Wong, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Neurobiology, Washington University
TBA Bret Smith
04/29/2015   Open  
05/06/2015   Open  
05/13/2015   Open  



 For speaker nominations, contact Gregory Frolenkov

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