Physiology & Biophysics

Seminars


During the academic year, we sponsor a seminar on most Mondays at 4:00 PM, in the Lecture Hall (E501). We pride ourselves on presenting, at almost every seminar, an eminent scholar from around the country or around the globe.



Upcoming Seminars


3RD ANNUAL MATTHEW N. LEVY LECTURE

"Diversity of Cardiac Ion Channel Regulatory Mechanisms"

Jeanne M. Nerbonne, PhD
Sept. 28, 2017 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

School of Medicine E501


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Towards a high-resolution structure of the proton-coupled folate transporter"

Michaela Jansen, PharmD, PhD
Oct. 9, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Sudha Chakrapani, PhD


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Bulk vs Selective: The Mechanisms of Cellular Self-Eating"

Steven K. Backues, PhD
Nov. 13, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Rajesh Ramachandran, PhD


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Slc4a11: a H+ channel in HCO3- transporter’s clothing"

Mark Parker, PhD
Nov. 20, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD



Past Seminars


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Muscle-Specific Regulation of Autophagy and Its Potential Role in Protecting Against Sepsis-Induced Cardiomyopathy"

Monte S. Willis, MD, PhD, MBA, FCAP, FAHA
Sept. 18, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Julian E. Stelzer, PhD


DCAPT SEMINAR

"Blood-brain barrier and neurological diseases"

Damir Janigro, PhD
Sept. 11, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Joseph C. LaManna, PhD


SPECIAL DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Mechanisms through which hypoxia-induced dopamine dysfunction could enhance vulnerability for substance misuse"

Michael Decker, PhD, RN, RRM, Diplomate ABSM
July 5, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"M-type (KCNQ) potassium ion channels: Novel insights into structure, signaling and functional role in brain dysfunction"

Mark S. Shapiro, PhD
May 1, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Sudha Chakrapani, PhD


SPECIAL SEMINAR

"Calcium in the heart: in and out of control"

David Eisner, DPhil, FRCP (Hon.), FMedSci
April 26, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD


SPECIAL SEMINAR

"Hypoxia and uterine function – something old and something new"

Susan Wray, PhD, FRCOG, FMedSci
April 25, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Resolving molecular interfaces in biological membranes"

Adam W. Smith, PhD
April 24, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Matthias Buck, MA, DPhil


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"A tale of two substrates: a novel mechanism for neurotransmitter: sodium symport"

Jonathan A. Javitch, MD, PhD
April 17, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Christopher P. Ford, PhD


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Auxiliary subunits of BK channels: not so auxiliary"

Christopher J. Lingle, PhD
April 10, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

School of Medicine E501
Hosted by: Sudha Chakrapani, PhD




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