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Recent and Upcoming PhD Thesis Public Lectures

Massiel Stolla, M.S., March 21, 2016

Developmental Regulation of Platelet Function

Michael P. Wilson, M.S., December 17, 2015

The Role of MECOM Expression in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Regulation and Myeloid Lineage Commitment

Sara Montgomery, M.S., Tuesday, April 16, 2013

1:00pm - 2:00pm, K-207 (2-6408)

Cell and Stage-specific Impact of TNF-alpha Receptor Signaling in Alzheimer's Disease

I-Hsin Kuo, M.S., Monday, April 8, 2013

9:00am - 10:00am, K-307 (3-6408)

Activation of Epidermal Toll-like Receptor 2 Enhances Tight Junction Function: Implications for Atopic Dermatitis and Skin Barrier Repair

Shin-Jen Sean Lin, M.S., Wednesday, December 12, 2012

9:00 - 10:00 am , 2-6408, K-207

The Protective Role of TR4 in Prostate Cancer

Tzu-Hua Dennis Lin , M.S., Wednesday, December 5, 2012

9:00 - 10:00 am , 1-9525, Northeastern Conference room

Differential Androgen Deprivation Therapies Lead to Promote or Suppress Prostate Cancer Metastasis

Punsiri Mahendra Colonne, M.S., Monday, November 5, 2012

1:00 - 2:00 pm , 3-6408, K-307

Interferon-β-mediated Innate Host Defense in Rickettsia conorii-infected Human Endothelium

Jeffrey M. Harder, M.S., Tuesday, October 9, 2012

1:00 - 2:00 pm , 1-7619, Adolph Auditorium

The Role of Bcl-2 Family Members in Retinal Ganglion Cell Death

Mercedes Szpunar, M.S., Friday, June 22, 2012

10:00 - 11:00 am , 1-9576, Ryan Case Method Auditorium

Evidence for Sympathetic Nervous System Regulation of Breast Cancer Progression

Lin Gao , M.S., Thursday, June 14, 2012

10:00 - 11:00 am, 1-7619, Adolph Auditorium

The Role of TAK1 Mediated Signaling in Cartilage Development and Diseases

Scott A. Peslak, M.S., Thursday, April 12, 2012

1:00 - 2:00 pm , 2-6408, K-207

Erythropoiesis: Injury and Recovery

Benjamin Frisch , M.S., Thursday, April 5, 2012

12:00 - 1:00 pm , 1-9545, Natapow Conference room

Functional inhibition of osteoblastic cells in an in vivo mouse model of myeloid leukemia

Dawn L. Lee, M.S., Thursday, March 1, 2012

9:00 - 10:00 am, 3-6408, K-307

Region-specific Impact of Iron Deficiency on Postnatal CNS Development

Diana Metz-Estrella, M.S., Wednesday, February 1, 2012

9:00 - 10:00 am, 1-7619, Adolph Auditorium

Duality of TRIP-1 Function in Regulating Osteoblast Activity In Vitro

Mustimbo Roberts, M.S., Monday, December 19, 2011

1:00 - 2:00 pm, 3-6408, K-307

Memory B cell Phenotypic and Gene Expression Profiling in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome: Implications for Disease Pathogenesis and Diagnosis

Chiung-Kuei Huang, M.S., Tuesday, December 6, 2011

9:00 - 10:00 am, 3-7619, Upper Auditorium

The Role of Androgen Receptor in Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Potential Therapy in Liver Cirrhosis

Jong-Wei Hsu, M.S., Wednesday, September 14, 2011

10:00 - 11:00 am, 3-6408, K-307

Androgen Receptor and Vitamin D Signaling in Bladder Cancer

Rebecca Porter, M.S., Thursday, July 21, 2011

1:30 - 2:30 pm, Rm. 2-6408, K-207

The Role of Prostaglandin E2 Signaling in Regulating Hematopoietic Stem Cells during Homeostasis and Injury

Chun-Wei David Chen, M.S., Thursday, April 14, 2011

3:00 - 4:00 pm, Rm. 2-6408, K-207

The Role of Phospholipid Scramblase 1 in G-CSF-induced Granulopoiesis

Meina Wang, M.S., Wednesday, April 13, 2011

10:00 - 11:00 am, Rm. 3-6408, K-307

Beta-Catenin and Mmp13 Play Key Roles in Osteoarthritis and Degenerative Disc Disease

Rachel M. Johnston , M.S., Thursday, December 16, 2010

2:00 - 3:00 pm, Rm. 2-6424, (Whipple Auditorium)

The Role of Protease Activated Receptors in Osteoblast Differentiation

Robert D. Bell , M.S., Thursday, December 16, 2010

1:00 - 2:00 pm, Rm. 1-7619, (Adolph Auditorium)

Cerebral Vascular Dysfunction in Alzheimer's Disease

David Dunn , M.S., Monday, November 22, 2010

2:00 - 3:00 pm, Rm. 2-6408, (K-207)

Allotopic Expression of ATP6 in the Mouse as a Model of Targeted Mitochondrial DNA Mutation

Jessica Spahn, M.S., Thursday, August 5, 2010

1:00 - 2:00 pm, Rm. 2-6408, (K-207)

CD8+T Cells Activated by Antigen in the Liver Cause Decreased Antigen Expression Mediated by IFNgamma and Fas: FasL

Pramodh Seneviratne, M.S., Monday, August 2, 2010

1:00 - 2:00 pm, Rm. 3-6408 (K-307)

Understanding the nature of Selective inhibition of G-Protein beta-gamma Subunit Signaling Pathways by Small Molecules

Kuo-Pau Lai, M.S., Tuesday, June 22, 2010

9:00 - 10:00 am, Rm. 3-7619 (Upper Auditorium)

Studies of Pathophysiological Roles of Stromal Androgen Receptor in Mouse Prostate Development, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, and Prostate Cancer

Debbie Y. Dao, M.S., Wednesday, June 2, 2010

10:00 - 11:00 am, Rm. 2-6408 (K-207)

Chondrocyte-specific beta-catenin Expression Drives Cell-Autonomous and Non-Cell-Autonomous Maturation to Promote Growth Plate and Secondary Ossification Center Development

Jonathan Weber, M.S., Thursday, April 15, 2010

2:00 - 3:00 pm, Rm. 2-6408 (K-207)

The Role of Osteoblastic Jagged1 in the Bone Marrow Microenvironment

Su Liu, M.S., Friday, January 29, 2010

9:30 - 10:30 am, Rm. 3-7619 (Upper Auditorium)

Analysis of TR4 Nuclear Receptor Knockout Mouse: Roles of TR4 in Mitochondrial Function and Cellular Stress Defenses

Wen-Lung Ma, M.S., Wednesday, January 27, 2010

9:30 - 10:30 am, Rm. G-8534 (Anderson Room)

Androgen Receptor Roles in the Liver: Homeostasis and Cancer