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.




Past Seminars


DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

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

Mark Parker, PhD
Hosted by:
Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD
Nov. 20, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

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

Steven K. Backues, PhD
Hosted by:
Rajesh Ramachandran, PhD
Nov. 13, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Life at the interface is occasionally unstable"

Ashutosh Agrawal, PhD
Hosted by:
Rajesh Ramachandran, PhD
Nov. 6, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Microtubules as Disease Modifiers and Therapeutic Targets in Striated Muscle"

Chris Ward, PhD
Hosted by:
Jessica M. Berthiaume, PhD
Oct. 30, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Mechanisms that regulate the efficacy of GABAergic inhibition and the pathophysiology of epilepsy"

Stephen J. Moss, PhD
Hosted by:
Tingwei Mu, PhD
Oct. 16, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

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

Michaela Jansen, PharmD, PhD
Hosted by:
Sudha Chakrapani, PhD
Oct. 9, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DEPARTMENT SEMINAR

"Microscopic View of Mechanisms and Pathways for Material Transport Across the Cellular Membrane"

Emad Tajkhorshid, PhD
Hosted by:
Rossana Occhipinti, PhD
Oct. 2, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

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

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

Monte S. Willis, MD, PhD, MBA, FCAP, FAHA
Hosted by:
Julian E. Stelzer, PhD
Sept. 18, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

DCAPT SEMINAR

"Blood-brain barrier and neurological diseases"

Damir Janigro, PhD
Hosted by:
Joseph C. LaManna, PhD
Sept. 11, 2017 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
School of Medicine E501

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



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