Department of Pharmacology Seminar Schedule

Pharmacology Seminar Series


Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 12:00 noon Cancer Research Auditorium

Catherine Marcinkiewcz, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Seminar Title: “Dissecting aversive circuits in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis: Implications for the acute anxiogenic actions of SSRIs”

Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 12:00 noon Cancer Research Auditorium

Tauheed Ishrat, PhD
Assistant Professor
Center for Pharmacy and Experimental Therapeutics
University of Georgia
Augusta, GA

Seminar Title: “Thioredoxin-Interacting Protein (TXNIP): A Novel Target for Neuroprotection in Experimental Stroke

Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 12:00 noon Cancer Research Auditorium

Chang Hoon Jee, PhD
Research Specialist
Department of Biology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

Seminar Title: “Regulation of motivational state in C. elegans: C. elegans as a model system to study drug addiction

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 12:00 noon Cancer Research Auditorium

William M. Doyon, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Seminar Title: “Stress primes the brain reward circuits for alcohol”