Department of Pharmacology 2018-2019 Seminar Schedule


Date Guest Speaker and Organization Seminar Title Sponsor
9/12/18 Dr. Pagano TBA

Kafait Malik
9/26/18 Dr. Elena Gracheva (Yale University) TBA; area–TRPVI channels Anna Bukiya
10/10/18 Dr. Qiu-Xing Jiang (Univ. Florida) TBA; area–lipid gating of ion channels Anna Bukiya
10/24/18 Dr. David M. Raizen (UPenn) TBA; area– neuropeptidergic regulation of sleep-like behavior using optogenetics in C. elegans model Chang Hoon Jee
11/14/18 Dr. Wei Li (UTHSC) TBA; area–drug design Anna Bukiya
11/28/18 Dr. Nii Addy (Yale University) TBA; area– reinforcement learning and motivational control in substance abuse  Hao Chen
12/12/18 Dr. Thomas Jhou (Univ. South Carolina)  TBA; area–cocaine addiction Hao Chen
12/26/18 Holiday    
1/9/19 Dr. Donna Wilcock (Univ. Kentucky) TBA: ageing and Alzheimer's disease Francesca Liao
1/23/19 Dr. Alexandre Medina (UMaryland) TBA: neuroscience, early alcohol exposure Alex Dopico
2/13/19 Dr. Jorge Contreras (Rutgers) TBA; are–connexin hemichannels Alex Dopico
2/27/19 Dr. Timothy Garrett (Univ. Florida) TBA; area–metabolomics Drs. Raghow/Elam
3/13/19 Dr. TingTing Hong (UCLA) TBA; area–cardiac membrane organization and function Dr. Suleiman Bahouth
3/27/19 Dr. Yi Zuo (UC Santa Cruz) Experience-dependent synapse reorganization in the living brain Fuming Zhou
4/10/19 Dr. Joseph Arboleda (Harvard University) TBA; area–diabetic pathology of retina Francesca Liao
4/24/19      
5/8/19 Dr. David Zenisek (Yale University) TBA; area–ophthalmology, retinal bipolar neuron of the goldfish and zebrafish Thirumalini Vaithianathan
5/22/19 Dr. Igor Matveev (NJIT) TBA; area–modeling of calcium distribution in synaptic transmission  Thirumalini Vaithianathan