2017 Fall Seminar Schedule

 

Thursday

December 14, 2017

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

“Non-coding RNAs and Cerebrovascular Injury and Remodeling after Ischemic Stroke”

Kejie Yin, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
School of Medicine,University of Pittsburgh

Medical Education Building
Room 7267

   
Wednesday
December 13, 2017

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

ADACE Retreat

Unraveling the National Opioid Crisis:
From Biology to Better Therapies for Pain

 

LSUHSC Human Development Center
411 South Prieur Street

   

Thursday

December 7, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

Educational Review Seminar:
"Altitude: Physiologic Stresses and Adaptations"

Michael Levitzky, PhD
Professor
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB
   

Wednesday

December 6, 2017

11:00 - 12:00

“Lipids and Lipid Droplet Proteins: Their Pathogenic Roles in Liver Diseases”

Rotonya M. Carr, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Human Metabolic Tissue Resource, Institute of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

November 30, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Sulf2 in Lung Injury and Repair”

Xinping Yue, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

November 16, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Targeting Parathyroid Hormone and Src Kinase Signaling in Triple Negative Breast Cancer”

Brian G. Rowan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Interim Chair
Gerald & Flora Jo Mansfield Piltz Endowed Professor of Cancer Research
Department of Structural & Cellular Biology
Tulane University School of Medicine

Clinical Science Research Building (CSRB)
Room 563

   

Thursday

November 9, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

Danielle Levitt, MS, CSCS
Doctoral Candidate
Departments of KHPR & Biological Sciences
University of North Texas

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

November 2, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Innate Immune Signaling and the Conversion from the Acute to the Chronic Pain State”

Tony L. Yaksh, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
School of Medicine
University of California

SoN/AH Lecture Hall C (238)

   

Wednesday

October 25, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Mechanisms Regulating Fat Distribution and Metabolic Health in Women and Men”

Susan K. Fried, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology Diabetes and Bone Disease
Icahn School of Medicine
Mount Sinai

Clinical Science Research Building (CSRB)
Room 563

   

Thursday

October 19, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

"ISG15 Proteinopathy in Ataxia Telangiectasia: Mechanism, Therapeutic Target, and Biomarker"

Shyamal Desai, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

October 12, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

"The role of mesoaccumbens dopamine in pain and opioid dependence"

Amanda Pahng, Ph.D.
Post Doctoral Fellow
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

October 5, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Central Amygdala Mediates Alcohol Dependence-Induced Hyperalgesia”

Nick Gilpin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Monday

October 2, 2017

10:00 - 11:00

“Unraveling the Neural Substrates of Addiction”

Anushree N. Karkhanis, Ph.D.
Instructor
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

September 21, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Interplay of Diet and Tumor with the Gut Microbiome”

Lauri Byerley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

September 7, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Exercise, Health, and Weight Loss: Is Weight Loss Imperative to Obtain Health Benefits?”

Neil Johannsen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Kinesiology
LSU

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Thursday

August 31, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

“Alcohol-SIV/HIV-ART Interactions Physiology: From a Translational Team Science Perspective”

Patricia Molina, M.D.,Ph.D.
Professor and Head
Department of Physiology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB
   

Thursday

August 24, 2017

12:00 - 1:00

"A novel role for the UPR gene Chac1 in skeletal muscle"

Imran N Mungrue, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
LSUHSC

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB

   

Tuesday

August 15, 2017

12:30 - 1:30

“Bridging Science and Practice for Collective Impact in Ending the HIV Pandemic”

Cynthia Gomez, Ph.D.
Founding Director & Professore Emerita
Health Equity Institute
San Francisco State University

SON/AH
Lecture Hall A (Room 228)

   

Tuesday

August 15, 2017

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

“P2Y2 Receptor: The Middle of the Journey”

Jianzhong Shen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Drug Discovery & Development
Auburn University
Harrison School of Pharmacy

Physiology Conference Room 7267
7th Floor MEB