Spring 2018 Seminar Series
               To be included on the e-mail distribution
                 or if you should have questions, please contact:
                      Tammy Waltz at twaltz@lsuhsc.edu or (504) 568-4064
                   Seminars are scheduled Monday at 12:00 pm
                 Medical Education Building (MEB)
              1901 Perdido Street, 6th Floor
                Room 6262/6258 (Access Grid Broadcast)



February 5

Shawn Campagna, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Director, Biological and Small Molecule Mass Spec Core
University of Tennessee
“Metabolomics and Lipidomics: Developing Tools to Monitor Metabolism”

February 12

Mardi Gras Week: No Seminar 

February 19

Graduate Student Presentation: Abby Adams
“Double Peptide Vaccines and Monoclonal Antibodies that Protect Against Disseminated Candidiasis”

March 5

Antonito Panganiban, PhD
Professor and Interim Chair
Division of Microbiology
Tulane National Primate Research Center
“Emerging Zoonotic RNA Viruses”

March 12

Suresh Alahari, PhD
Fred G. Brazda Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
LSU Health Sciences Center-NO
“Nischarin, A Protein That Dances With Many Partners.”

March 19

Graduate Student Presentation: Diana Battaglia
“Evaluation of Novel Therapeutic Targets for Inflammation and Vascularization-Associated Disease”

March 26

Thesis Defense: Bryant Autin
“Determining the Prevalence of HPV-90 in the Greater New Orleans Area”

April 3 (Tuesday)

Dissertation Defense: Hannah Albritton
“The Importance of Local Mucosal Antibodies in Chlamydia Trachomatis Infections in Women”

April 16

Dennis Paul, PhD
Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
LSU Health Sciences Center - NO
“Biotech Startups in an Academic Environment: Insights of a Reluctant Scientist/Entrepreneur”

April 23

Louise Lawson, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Tulane University School of Medicine
“Delivery Strategies for Therapeutics and Vaccines”

April 30

Monica Embers, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Tulane University Health Sciences Center and
Tulane National Primate Research Center

May 7 TBA
May 14 Graduate School Luncheon: No Seminar
May 21

Graduate Student Presentation: Nazary Nebeluk

May 28

Memorial Day: No Seminar

June 4

Rotation Students: Celeste Faia and Caleb Ardizzone

June 11

Rotation Students: Dianne Wellems and Jared Sheehan

 Locations may change.
Please read seminar announcements carefully for specific details.