School of Medicine

Cardiovascular Center of Excellence

Cardiovascular Center Seminar Series


The LSUHSC Center of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research hosts an exciting Cardiovascular Biology Seminar Series! Renowned scientists from prestigious and innovative institutions visit our Center regularly, sharing ideas and inspiring us to become the best. Please take a moment to view the LSU Health Science Center Medical School – Seminar Calendar. These seminars are golden opportunities to learn and visit with other scientists who aspire with similar interests.

jJessica Faulkner, PhD

Augusta State University

"Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction in Preeclampsia: Causes and Consequences"

September 24, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632






Monica Santisteban, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

"Role of Meningeal Immunity in Cerebrovascular and Cognitive Impairment in DOCA-Salt Hypertension"

May 7,  2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632



dfErik A. Blackwood, PhD

University of Arizona College of Medicine

“Enhancing Cellular Proteostasis as a Therapy for Heart Failure”

April 30, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632




Justin L. Grobe, PhD

Medical College of Wisconsin

"Cardiometabolic Control by Angiotensin in the Arcuate Nucleus of the Hypothalamus"

April 23, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632





Friederike Claudia Klempin, PD Dr

Charite University Medicine
Berlin, Germany

"Signaling Pathways Linking Behavior and the Vasculature to Neuroplasticity"

April 15, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632


jxJiaxi Xu, Ph.D.

Xi'an Jiaotong University

"An Update for the Brain RAS: Sympathoexcitation and Hypertension-Associated Cognitive Impairment"

April 09, 2024 | 12:00 PM | CSRB Room 366



lNa Li, Ph.D.

Baylor College of Medicine

"Inflammasome Signaling and Cardiac Arrhythmogenesis"

March 26, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 632



Jia 'Joe' Zhuo, MD, Ph.D.

Tulane University

"What is New About Angiotensin II-induced Hypertension? Roles of Intratubular Angiotensin II in The Proximal Tubules of The Kidney"

January 23, 2024 | 12:00 PM | Lions Building Room 835