Department of Pharmacology and Physiology and Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology Colloquium Series

The weekly colloquium is generally held on Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. in the Anders Conference Room (4-6912). Unless otherwise noted, our departmental colloquia program is supported by the Alejandro Zaffaroni Endowment Fund and the John R. Murlin Fund. For outside guests, contact Dr. Robert T. Dirksen and Dr. David I. Yule. For graduate student colloquia, contact Dr. Paul S. Brookes.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - Faculty Candidate

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. - K207 (2-6408)
Tingting Yang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University, New York, NY

"An Interdisciplinary Approach to Study Disease-related Ion Channels"

Wednesday, February 4 , 2015 - Chair Candidate

Yan Xu, Ph.D.1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)
Yan Xu, Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology and Structural Biology, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

"Title TBA"

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Bharti R. Patel

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Gregory G. Tall

"Heterotrimeric G-Protein Alpha Subunit Chaperone Ric-8A as a Novel Cancer Target"

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Kristina L. Modjeski

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Craig Morrell

"The Role of GRIP1 in Thrombosis and Transplantation"

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - Chair Candidate

Lian Li, Ph.D.2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)
Lian Li, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice Chair of Pharmacology, Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

"Title TBA"

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - Faculty Candidate

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Adolph Auditorium (1-7619)
Maegen A. Ackermann, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

"Title TBA"

Thursday, February 19, 2015

James Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.James J. Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics; Staff Physician, Neurology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Guest of Dr. Robert T. Dirksen

"RIPs, EC Coupling, and Muscle: Too Much of a Good Thing"

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - Faculty Candidate

Brady K. Atwood, Ph.D.12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Brady K. Atwood, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Laboratory for Integrative Neuroscience, Rockville, MD

"The Impact of Drugs of Abuse on Opioid Modulation of Action Selection Neurocircuitry"

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Alina Ainbinder

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Robert T. Dirksen

"Title TBA"

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Rahul Chandrasekhar

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. David I. Yule

"Title TBA"

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Alexander F. Fricke

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. David I. Yule

"Title TBA"

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - Faculty Candidate

Huan Ma, Ph.D.12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Huan Ma, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, NYU Neuroscience Institute, New York University, New York, NY

"Title TBA"

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - Ph.D. Thesis Defense

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Qiuyu (Martin) Zhu

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Charles J. Lowenstein

"The Role of STXBP5, VAMP8, and SNAP23 in Endothelial Exocytosis"

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Mary A. Gantz Marker

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Robert S. Freeman

"Title TBA"

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Hen Prizant

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Stephen R. Hammes

"Title TBA"

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Arun Anantharam, Ph.D.Arun Anantharam, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Guest of Dr. Paul J. Kammermeier

"Title TBA"

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Carol Lange, Ph.D.Carol Lange, Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Guest of Dr. Stephen R, Hammes

"Title TBA"

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Dr. Ivan Bogeski

Research Associate,, Biophysics, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany
Guest of Dr. David I. Yule

"Title TBA"

Monday, April 27, 2015 - Ph.D. Thesis Defense

Yelena Lerman

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Minsoo Kim

"Title TBA"

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D., D.Sci.Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D., D.Sci.

Professor of Physiology, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Guest of Dr. David I. Yule

"Title TBA"

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - Research Talks

Isaac J. Fisher

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Alan V. Smrcka

"Title TBA"

Emma W. Grygotis

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Denise C. Hocking

"Title TBA"

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Randy Hall, Ph.D.Randy Hall , Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology, Rollins Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Guest of Dr. Gregory G. Tall

"Title TBA"

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - Research Talk

Alexander G. Hajduczok

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Gregory G. Tall

"Title TBA"

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Aldebaran Hofer, Ph.D.Aldebaran Hofer , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery, Surgery Research, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Guest of Dr. David I. Yule

"Title TBA"

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - Research Talks

Chen Kaplan

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Coeli Lopes

"Title TBA"

Laura McMahon

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Robert T. Dirksen

"Title TBA"

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - Research Talk

Jimmy Zhang

Graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Paul S. Brookes

"Title TBA"

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - Rotation Seminars

Edward Ayoub

Graduate student in the laboratory of TBA

"Title TBA"

Si (Vivian) Chen

Graduate student in the laboratory of TBA

"Title TBA"

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - Rotations Seminar

Harsha Swamy

Graduate student in the laboratory of TBA

"Title TBA"

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Rotation Seminars

Manisha Taya

Graduate student in the laboratory of TBA

"Title TBA"

Xiaowen (Cindy) Wang

Graduate student in the laboratory of TBA

"Title TBA"

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