Dissertation Defense - Xi Wang (Biomedical Sciences)
Title: "The Role of MCL-1 in the Heart: Gateway from Life to Death"
Mentor: Joseph Opferman
When: August 21, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A302
Dissertation Defense - John Simmons (Biomedical Engineering)
Title: "Development of a Mobility-Enabling Spinal Orthosis and Methods for Evaluating and Developing Spinal Orthoses on a Robotic Platform"
Mentor: Denis DiAngelo
When: August 21, 2014, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Coleman Building, Room A122A
Dissertation Defense - Jennifer McGuire Hitt (Nursing Science)
Title: "Hemoglobin A1c Levels and the Diagnosis of Diabetes and Prediabetes in Children and Adolescents"
Mentor: Patricia Cowan
When: August 22, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Where: 920 Madison Building, Room 1039
Dissertation Defense - Megan Cuellar (Speech and Hearing Science)
Title: "Mapping the Functional Dynamics of Sensorimotor Integration During the Perception and Performance of Swallowing Using EEG"
Mentor: Tim Saltuklaroglu
When: August 29, 2014, 8:30 a.m.
Where: South Stadium Hall (Knoxville)
Dissertation Defense - Robyn Umans (Biomedical Sciences)
Title: "Genetic and Chemical Dissection of Blood-Brain Barrier Development in Zebrafish"
Mentor: Michael Taylor
When: September 23, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A204
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