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Lung Biology Research Seminar Series: MYC disruption of the circadian clock in early non-small cell lung cancer development

Brian J. Altman, Ph.D. - Department of Biomedical Genetics University of Rochester

 Dec 17, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

TNF-α Drives Progressive Obliterative Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Represents a Novel Model of Connective-Tissue Disease Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (CTD-PAH)

Benjamin Korman, M.D. - Department of Medicine Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology University of Rochester

 Nov 19, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

EHSC Seminar Series: Mechanisms of Environmentally Induced and Inherited Epigenetic Effects

Patrick Murphy - Department of Biomedical Genetics, URMC

 Nov 07, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

EHSC Seminar Series: Dissecting the epigenetic machinery underlying the memory of chemical exposure

Patrick Allard, PhD - UCLA EpiCenter on Epigenetics, Reproduction, and Society UCLA Institute for Society & Genetics

 Oct 17, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Lung Biology Research Seminar Series: EC-SOD regulation of redox sensitive signaling in pulmonary vascular diseases

Eva Nozik Grayck, M.D. - University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Research Lab

 Oct 15, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

EHSC Seminar Series: Functionally adapting to an oxygen environment at birth: A maladaptive response later in life

Dr. Michael O'Reilly - UR/Dept. of Pediatrics-Neonatology

 Oct 10, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Lung Biology Research Seminar Series: Crosstalk between monocytes and endothelial cells in progression of pulmonary artery hypertension

Jinjiang Pang, B. Med., Ph.D. - Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute University of Rochester

 Oct 01, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

EHSC Seminar Series: A fishy story: Uncovering the molecular interactions between pulmonary lipid metabolism and environmental lung diseases

Kym Gowdy - Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, East Carolina University

 Sep 26, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Strong Memorial Hospital Department of Medicine Grand Rounds Co-sponsored by the Lung Biology & Disease Program: Seeing Red. Free Hemoglobin and the Pathogenesis of Sepsis-induced Organ Dysfunction

Lorraine B. Ware, MD - Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

 Sep 17, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of ‘62 Auditorium

Toxicology PhD Defense: Contribution of Toll-like receptor 4 signaling to the pathogenesis of pulmonary fibrosis: Origins of fibroblast apoptosis resistance

Kelly M. Hanson - Ph.D. student, Toxicology

 Jul 29, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Lower Auditorium (1-7619)

Host: (Research supervised by Jacob Finkelstein, PhD)

Toxicology Retreat: The Effects Of Phthalate Exposure On Female Reproduction

Jodi Flaws, PhD - University of Illinois, Urbana

 May 30, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Lower Adolph Auditorium (1-7619)

Effective Science and Risk Communication: Insights from the National Academies

Dr. David Butler - Health and Medicine Division; The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

 May 23, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | EHSC Conference Room (4-8820)

High-resolution metabolomics: Advanced blood chemistry for sequencing the human exposome

Dr. Douglas Walker - Dept. of Environ Med & Public Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

 May 09, 2019 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Host: Dr. Mark Utell

Consider the Lung as a Sensory Organ

Dr. Xin Sun - University of California, San Diego Department of Pediatrics

 May 07, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307, Room 3-6408

Host: Dr. Michael O'Reilly

Consider the Lung as a Sensory Organ

Dr. Xin Sun - University of California, San Diego, Professor, Pediatrics and Biological Sciences

 Apr 16, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

Tox 558 Seminar Series: Exposure to a mixture of suspected thyroid disrupting chemicals alters metamorphic remodeling of the adaptive immune system in Xenopus laevis

Connor McGuire, MSc - Ph.D. student, Toxicology

 Apr 08, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307, Room 3-6408

Host: (Research supervised by Jacques Robert, Ph.D.)

The Airway Epithelium in Chemical-Induced Lung Disease: A Sentient Sentinel or Masked Marauder?

Dr. Matthew McGraw - University of Rochester Medical Center, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

 Apr 02, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

Tox 558 Seminar Series: Dysregulated Lactate Metabolism Offers Novel Therapeutic Targets for Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis

Mackenzie Palmer - Ph.D. student, Toxicology

 Apr 01, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307, Room 3-6408

Host: (Research supervised by Patricia Sime, M.D.)

Emerging mass spectrometry (MS)-based technologies for multi-scale mapping of the lung

Dr. Charles Ansong - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Senior Research Scientist, Integrative Omics group Biological Division

 Mar 19, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Ravi Misra

Plasticity of lymphatics in lung disease

Dr. Donald McDonald - University of California, San Francisco, Professor Cardiovascular Research Institute, Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Anatomy

 Mar 05, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Arshad Rahman

Mammalian organogenesis: Making blood before a blood stem cell

Dr. James Palis - UR/Pediatrics

 Feb 19, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307, Room 3-6408

Lung Megakaryocyte is a Novel Antigen Presenting Cell

Daphne Pariser - Ph.D. student, UR Microbiology & Immunology

 Feb 05, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

PhD Thesis Defense: Neurotoxicological Consequences of Developmental Exposure to Hyperoxia and Ultrafine Ambient Particulate Matter: Concurrent Risk Factors of Premature Birth

Keith Morris-Schaffer - Ph.D. student, Toxicology

 Feb 04, 2019 @ 10:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | K-207 (2-6408)

Host: (Research supervised by Deborah Cory-Slechta Ph.D.)

Neonatal and juvenile immune responses to lower respiratory tract gram negative bacteria

Dr. Sharon Ann McGrath-Morrow - Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Program Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship program, Professor of Pediatrics

 Jan 15, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly

11th Annual Lung Research and Trainee Day: Building and repairing the lung at single cell level

Dr. Jeffrey Whitsett - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Co-Director, Perinatal Institute, Chief, Section of Neonatology, Perinatal and Pulmonary Biology

 Jan 11, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (Rm. 3-6408)

Host: Dr. Michael O’Reilly