Seminar Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars take place Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 PM in CRB.

Fall 2018

8 Open    
13 Open    
20 Open    
27 Open    
4 Open    
11 Open    
18 Dr. Ivan Gerling, PhD, Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology "Gene Expression Profiles of Laser-Captured Islets from Human Organ Donors with or without Diabetes" Internal
25 Dr. Davis, Michael J. Margaret Proctor Mulligan Professor
Medical Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Missouri
 “Mechanisms of connexin-related lymphatic dysfunction and lymphedema” Dr. Jaggar
1 Dr. M. Dennis Leo, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, UTHSC "Vasoregulation by ion channel subunit trafficking" Internal
5 Dr. Raghavan Pillai Raju, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Augusta University "Metabolic check points in hemorrhagic shock" Dr. Sun
8 Dr. Henry Colecraft, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University
 "Architecture of the renal medulla and functional implications" Dr. Adebiyi
15 Dr. Radhakrishna (RK) Rao, PhD, Professor, UTHSC "Antibacterial Peptides in Regulation of Gut-Liver-Brain Homeostasis" Internal
22 No Seminar No Seminar No Seminar
29 Dr. Thomas Pannabecker, PhD, MBA
Research Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Arizona
"Engineering Ion Channel Regulation" Dr. Adebiyi
6 Dr. Edwin Jackson, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh
 “Discovery of a novel class of endogenous, small-molecule, potent, efficacious, and potassium-sparing” Dr. Sun
13 Dr. Yao Sun, MD, PhD
Professor Medicine-Cardiology
"ACE2/Ang1-7/Mas Axis of Renin Angiotensin System: Its Role in Cardiac and Renal Repair/remodeling" Internal
20 Open    


Winter/Spring 2019

3 No Seminar  No Seminar No Seminar
10 Dr. Kenneth Atage TBD Dr. Vasquez
17 Dr. Radhakrishna Rao, PhD Professor, Department of Physiology, UTHSC "Antibacterial Peptides in Regulation of Gut-Liver-Brain Homeostasis"  Internal
24 Dr. Junichi Sadoshima Professor and Chair
Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
 TBD Dr. Sun
31 Open    
7 Dr. Nancy Carrasco TBD  Dr. Vasquez
14 Dr. Cordero "Structure and function of TRP channels"  Internal
21 Open    
28 Open    
7 Dr. Erin Stephenson TBD Internal
14 Open    
21 Open    
28 Open    
4 Dr. Stephen E. Alway  Mitochondrial mediation of muscle wasting and function  Internal
11 Dr. Koneti Rao TBD Dr. GR
18 Open    
25 Open    
2 Dr. Hedrick’s seminar TBD  
9 Open    
16 Dr. Francesca liao TBD Internal
23 Dr. Michelle Puchowicz TBD Internal
30 Dr. Joan Han Director, Pediatric Obesity Program, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics
Joint Faculty, Department of Physiology
TBD Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
6 Open    
13 Open    
20 Open    
27 Open    

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