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Dissertation Defense – Eunhee Kim (Biomedical Sciences)

Title: "The Role of HSF1 Protein Regulation on Neurodegeneration"
Mentor: Francesca-Fang Liao
When: March 22, 2017, 1:00 p.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A204

Dissertation Defense – Brandon Lowe (Biomedical Sciences)

Title: "Using S. pombe to Study the Biological Roles of the Histone Deacetylases Sir2 and Clr3 and the DEAD-Box RNA Helicase Ded1"
Mentor: Janet Partridge
When: March 22, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A304

Project Defense – Noam VanderWalde (Epidemiology)

Title: "Phase 2 Randomized Study of a Walking Intervention for Radiation-related Fatigue among Older Breast Cancer Patients receiving Radiation"
Mentor: Michelle Martin
When: March 23, 2017, 8:00 a.m.
Where: 66 N. Pauline Street, Room 640 (sixth floor)

Dissertation Defense – Zongtao Lin (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Title: "Synthesis of 20S-Hydroxyvitamin D3 Analogs and Their 1α-Hydroxyl Derivatives as Potent Anti-inflammatory Agents"
Mentor: Wei Li
When: March 24, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Pharmacy Building, Room 118-119

Dissertation Defense – Hong Wang (Biomedical Sciences)

Title: "Genome-scale Precision Proteomics Identifies Cancer Signaling Networks and Therapeutic Vulnerabilitiesr"
Mentor: Junmin Peng
When: March 24, 2017, 1:00 p.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A302

Project Defense – Paula Stepp (Dental Sciences)

Title: "Microleakage of Cements in Prefabricated Zirconia Crowns"
Mentor: Martha Wells
When: March 27, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Dunn Dental Building, Room C103

Dissertation Defense – Bishwas Shrestha (Biomedical Sciences)

Title: "Dendritic Cells in Respiratory Syncytial Virus Pathogenesis—a Role for IL-4Rα"
Mentor: Stephania A. Cormier
When: March 28, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
Where: General Education Building, Room A204

Project Defense – Mary Barron (Dental Sciences)

Title: "Evaluation of Facial Soft Tissue Changes Immediately Following Maxillary Expansion Using 3D Stereophotogrammetry"
Mentor: Quinton C. Robinson
When: March 29, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Dunn Dental Building, Room S312

Project Defense – Nathaniel Denson (Dental Sciences)

Title: "Biofilm Formation on Direct, Tooth-Colored Restorative Materials"
Mentor: Jegdish P Babu
When: March 30, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Dunn Dental Building, Room S101

Dissertation Defense – Margaret Thomson (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Title: "Age-Associated Expression Patterns of OATP1B1 and OATP1B3 and its Effect on the Disposition of Fexofenadine"
Mentor: Bernd Meibohm
When: March 31, 2017, 9:00 a.m.
Where: Pharmacy Building, Room 107

Dissertation Defense – Ammaar H. Abidi (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Title: "Cannabinoid Receptor 2 (CB2) Ligands Downregulate Pro-inflammatory Markers in Stimulated Primary Human Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts (hPDLFs)"
Mentor: Bob Moore
When: April 3, 2017, 9:00 a.m.
Where: Pharmacy Building, Room 105

Project Defense – Luis Gomez (Epidemiology)

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Mentor: Elizabeth Tolley
When: April 7, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Where: 66 N. Pauline, Room 640

Project Defense – Ashley Nicole Norvell (Dental Sciences)

Title: "The Effects of Bone-Anchored Maxillary Protraction in Mini-Pigs on Cellular Proliferation and Osteoblast Differentiation"
Mentor: Ayman Aldaye
When: April 12, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Dunn Dental Building, Room S319

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