Seminars and Lectures 2018

 

Dean's Award Lecture in Neuroscience


Novel Methodology for the Development of Early Diagnostics
of Parkinson's Disease

Michael V. Ugrumov, MD, PhD

Institute of Developmental Biology,
Russian Academy of Sciences
Director, Ltd. “Center of the Early Diagnostics of Neurodegenerative Disease”
Faculty of Psychology, National Research University
Higher School of Economy, Moscow, Russia

12:00 p.m.
Thursday
November 1, 2018

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  

 

Dean's Award Lecture in Neuroscience and Medicine

NLRP3 inflammasome activation in atherosclerosis and
Alzheimer’s disease: challenges and opportunities

Eicke Latz, MD PhD

Director, Institute of Innate Immunity, University of Bonn, Germany

Cooperation Unit Leader, Innate Immunity in Neurodegeneration, DZNE Bonn, Germany
Adjunct Professor, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA

 

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
3:30 p.m.

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  

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Dr. Latz with Dr. Nelson and Dr. Bazan upon presentation of award.


Chancellor's Award Lecture in Neuroscience and Medicine

12 Lipoxygenase, 12 (S)-HETE and
12-HETER receptor axis: then, now and tomorrow


Kenneth V. Honn, PhD

Distinguished Professor, Departments of Pathology,
Oncology and Chemistry & Director, Bioactive Lipids Research Program,
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

2:00 p.m.
Monday
April 23, 2018

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  


 


Chancellor's Award Lecture in Neuroscience and Medicine

The p53 Family:
How does p73 cause neuronal defects?


Gerry Melino, MD, PhD, Dr Sci hc

Programme Leader, Medical Research Council (MRC),Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK
Head of “Theme 2” on Genes-Environment interactions following toxic insults
Director of the Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery and
Professor of Biochemistry, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”. Italy

12:00 p.m.
Friday
April 20, 2018

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  

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Dr. Nicolas Bazan presenting the award to Dr. Melino with Dr. Moerschbaecher

Chancellor's Award Lecture in Neuroscience
 

The Happy Ending of Inflammation:
The Role of Polyunsaturated Lipid Mediators


Nicoas A. Petasis, PhD

Harold E. & Lillian M. Moulton Chair in Chemistry
Professor of Chemistry and Pharmacology
Department of Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts & Sciences
School of Pharmacy, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Institute for Biomedical Therapeutics,
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

3:30 p.m.
Tuesday
March 13, 2018

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  
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Dr. Nicolas Bazan presenting the award to Dr. Petasis
 

Seminars and Lectures 2017

Dean's Award Lecture in Neuroscience and Ophthalmology

Cholesterol and the Retina: The Never-Ending Story

Steven J. Fliesler, PhD

UB Distinguished Professor
Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor of Ophthalmology
Vice-Chairman and Director of Research
Department of Ophthalmology and Ira G. Ross Eye Institute
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Neuroscience Program
Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo/State University of New York (SUNY)
and Research Career Scientist, VA Western, NY Healthcare System, Buffalo, NY

3:30 p.m
Monday
November 13, 2017

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  

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Dr. Bazan with Dr. Fliesler and Dr. Farris

 

Chancellor's Award Lecture in Neuroscience

Gene Silencing Therapy for Human Neurodegenerative Disease

Don W. Cleveland, Ph.D.

Chair Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Head Laboratory for ALS Research in San Diego and
Laboratory of Cell Biology Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
Professor Departments of Medicine, Neuroscience and Cellular and Molecular Medicine
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

   

12:00 p.m.
Friday
October 27, 2017

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu  

 

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2017 Greater New Orleans Society for Neuroscience and
LSUHSC Neuroscience Center of Excellence

ANNUAL RETREAT

October 27, 2017
11:30 am to 5:00 pm

8th Floor Large Conference Room
2020 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

For more information please contact Monica Montalvo at mmont8@lsuhsc.edu
 

Date TBA

Katrin Ingrid Andreasson, M.D.

Professor Associate Chair, Research
Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Neuroscience Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine

  Reprogramming Brain Microglia in Alzheimer's Disease  

8th Floor
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu 

 

Special Award Seminar in Neuroscience and Medicine

LIPIDOMICS HIGHLIGHTS INFECTION and INFLAMMATION PROGRESSION

Edward A. Dennis, Ph.D.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Department of Pharmacology
School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
3:30 p.m.,

8th Floor, Lion’s Building
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
more info: zdavis@lsuhsc.edu

 

Special Seminar

Chronicle, Character and Chemistry: Art Empowering Medical Science

Taryn Möller Nicoll, BFA, MFA

Fellow and Artist in Residency at the Neuroscience Center of Excellence

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
4:00 pm

8th Floor, Lion’s Building
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
zdavis@lsuhsc.edu

 

Seminar
What can be patented and who's an inventor?

Paula Estrada de Martin, PhD

Associate, Baker Donelson Law Firm and

Patrick E. Reed, MS, RTTP

Director, Office of Technology Management
LSU Health New Orleans

Monday, June 12, 2017
12:00 noon

8th Floor, Lion’s Building
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
zdavis@lsuhsc.edu

 

Seminar
Metabolic Syndrome in the retina

Elisa Vidal

Visiting PhD student in N. Bazan lab
Center for Taste and Feeding Behavior
(CSGA) Dijon, France
Head Prof. Dr. Lionel Bretillon
Team Eye, Nutrition and Cell Signalling.
Team Leaders: Prof. Dr. Lionel Bretillon and Prof. Dr. Catherine Creuzot Garcher
21065 Dijon Cedex, France

May 17, 2017
12:00 noon

8th Floor, Lion’s Building
Neuroscience Center of Excellence Conference Room
zdavis@lsuhsc.


 

 

 


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