September Events

  • September 2018

Pharmacology Seminar - Dawn Quelle, Ph.D.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am

"New Therapeutic Targets in Rare Cancers (NETs and MPNSTs)" Presented by Dawn Quelle, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Pathology The University of Iowa Iowa City, IA

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Kamal Rahmouni, PhD

Monday, September 10, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor Departments of Pharmacology and Internal Medicine University of Iowa Presentation: Hypothalamic Mechanisms of Obesity and Hypertension

Pharmacology Seminar - Huxing Cui, Ph.D.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Novel Insights into the Neurobiology of Eating Disorders" Presented by Huxing Cui, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Pharmacology The University of Iowa Iowa City, IA

Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Pablo Nakagawa, Ph.D.

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

“Is Renin-b a Protective Arm of the Brain Renin-angiotensin System?” Presented by Pablo Nakagawa, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Curt Sigmund's lab

Pharmacology Seminar - Saul A. Villeda, Ph.D.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Mechanisms of Brain Aging and Rejuvenation" Presented by Saul A. Villeda, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Anatomy The Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research University of California, San Francisco San Francisco, CA

Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Wei Wang, Ph.D.

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Gi/o-GPCR Signaling Promotes Cancer Stem Cell Tumorigenicity and HER2-driven Breast Cancer Progression" Presented by Wei Wang, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Songhai Chen's lab

Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Mitchell Lazar, MD, PhD

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Mitchell A. Lazar, MD, PhD, will visit campus on September 20, 2018 to present a lecture on "The Ups and Downs of Transcriptional Regulation of Metabolism" at 4:00pm in the Prem Sahai Auditorium (1110A MERF). Dr. Lazar is the Willard and Rhonda Ware Professor in Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Director of the Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, and Chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. ...

Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - John Reho, Ph.D.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Regulation of Endothelial Function by mTORC1 Signaling" Presented by John Reho, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Kamal Rahmouni's lab

Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Kyle Flippo, Ph.D.

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Mapping a Novel Endocrine Circuit Regulating Alcohol Preference in Mice" Presented by Kyle Flippo, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Matthew Potthoff's lab