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  • Seminar Schedule for 2011

     

    Date
    Speaker
    Seminar Title
    Department
    03/30/2011 Dr. John Floras
    Heart Failure, Sleep Apnea, and the Sympathetic Nervous System: A Dangerous Triad
    University of Toronto
    04/06/2011 Practice Talks- EB
    Drs. Wen-Shuo Chung, Eric George, Michaele Manigrasso, Keisa Mathis, Josh Speed, and Kedra Wallace
    UMMC- Physiology & OB/GYN
    04/13/2011 NO SEMINAR
    EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY
    NO SEMINAR
    04/20/2011 Dr. Ruisheng Liu
    Nitric Oxide from the Macula Densa and Salt-Sensitive Hypertension
    UMMC-Physiology
    04/27/2011 Dr. Babbette LaMarca
    Inflammation and Autoantibodies: A Link Between Placental Ischemia and the Development of Hypertension During Pregnancy
    UMMC- OB/GYN
    05/04/2011 Dr. David Mattson
    Importance of Immune Cells in Hypertension and Kidney Injury
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    05/11/2011 Dr. Alejandro Chade
    An Attempt to Understand the Mechanisms and Role of Microvascular Damage and Repair in Renovascular Disease
    UMMC-Physiology
    05/18/2011 Dr. Chindo Hicks
    Integrating Genetics with Genomics Data to Identify Potential Biomarkers in Breast Cancer and Related Diseases
    UMMC- Cancer Center
    05/25/2011 Dr. Yiling Fu
    The Role of Aldosterone in Tubuloglomerular Feedback
    UMMC- Physiology
    06/01/2011 Dr. Michael Ryan
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: An Important Disease Model for Understanding the Immune Origins of Hypertension
    UMMC- Physiology
    06/08/2011 Dr. John Hall
    The Kidney and Hypertension: Conceptions, Misconceptions, and Perceptions
    UMMC- Physiology
    06/15/2011 Dr. Mingyu Liang
    Cellular Metabolism and Hypertension
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    06/22/2011 Dr. Barbara Alexander
    Developmental Programming: Influences During Fetal Life and Later Cardiovascular Risk
    UMMC- Physiology
    06/29/2011 Dr. Heather Drummond
    Vascular Degenerin Proteins
    UMMC- Physiology
    07/06/2011 Dr. Christine Maric
    C-peptide in Chronic Kidney Disease
    UMMC- Physiology
    07/13/2011 Dr. Jane Reckelhoff
    Cardiovascular Disease in a Rat Model of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    UMMC- Physiology
    07/20/2011 Dr. Robert Hester
    Mathematical Modeling of Human Physiology
    UMMC- Physiology
    07/27/2011 
    Summer Student Symposium
     
    Summer Student Symposium
    UMMC- Physiology
    08/03/2011 Dr. Merry Lindsey
    Cardiac Remodeling from the Extracellular Matrix View
    UTHSC- San Antonio
    08/10/2011 Dr. Michaele Manigrasso
    Sex Hormones in the Pathophysiology of Diabetic Renal Disease
    UMMC- Physiology
    08/17/2011 Dr. Eric George
    HO-1: A Potential Therapy for Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension
    UMMC- Physiology
    08/24/2011 Dr. Lique Coolen
    Neurobiology of Sex: From Spinal Reflexes to Reward and Addiction
    University of Michigan
    08/31/2011 Dr. Jianping Ye
    Decoding Inflammation in Obesity
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center
    09/07/2011 Dr. Jeff Friedman
    Leptin and the Regulation of Body Weight
    Rockefeller University
    09/14/2011 HBPRC Practice Talks
    HBPRC Practice Talks
    UMMC- Physiology
    09/21/2011 NO SEMINAR
    HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE COUNCIL
    NO SEMINAR
    09/28/2011 Dr. David Stec
    Targeting Heme Oxygenase to Lower Blood Pressure and Body Weight
    UMMC-Physiology
    10/05/2011 Dr. Ian Paul
    Developmental Programming By Exposure to SSRI Antidepressants: Effects on Brain, Behavior and Cardiovascular Function
    UMMC- Psychiatry
    10/12/2011 Dr. Rudy Ortiz
    The Northern Elephant Seal: Nature's Evolved Antioxidant
    UC Merced
    10/19/2011 Dr. Chris Sempos
    Serum Total 25-hydroxyvitamin D and Death from All Causes
    NIH- Office of Dietary Supplements
    10/26/2011 Dr. Andrew Pruett
    A Mathematical Model of Calcium and Phosphate
    UMMC- Physiology
    10/31/2011 Dr. Hai-Chao Han
    Mechanical Instability and Tortuosity of Arteries
    UT- San Antonio
    11/02/2011 Dr. Kedra Wallace
    CD4+ Helper Cells: A Link in the Pathophysiology of Preeclampsia
    UMMC- OB-GYN
    11/07/2011 Dr. Yufang Jin
    Multi-Scale Mathematical Model of Left Ventricle Remodeling
    UT- San Antonio
    11/09/2011 Dr. Jian-Wei Gu
    Interplay Between Obesity, Cancer, and Exercise: Role of Angiogenesis
    UMMC- Physiology
    11/16/2011 Dr. Joey Granger
    Pathophysiology of Hypertension in Response to Placental Ischemia: Implications for the Treatment of Preeclampsia
    UMMC- Physiology
    11/23/2011 NO SEMINAR
    THANKSGIVING
    NO SEMINAR
    11/30/2011 Dr. Thomas Lohmeier
    Baroreflex Activation and the Promise for Hypertension Therapy
    UMMC- Physiology
    12/01/2011 Dr. Douglas Fearon
    A Stromal Cell that Mediates Immune Suppression in Cancer
    University of Cambridge
    12/07/2011 Dr. Joy Intapad
    Sex and Age Dependent Mechanisms of Hypertension and Metabolic Dysfunction in a Model of Developmental Programming
    UMMC- Physiology
    12/14/2011 Dr. John Dubinion
    The Role of Central Nervous System Stat3 Signaling in the Physiological Responses to Leptin
    UMMC- Physiology