Events

2/1/2018 12:30pm Pharmacology Ph.D. Thesis Defense - Balyssa Bell

"Hypothalamic Mechanisms Underlying the Cardiovascular and Metabolic Actions of Leptin"
Presented by Balyssa Bell
Graduate Student in Dr. Kamal Rahmouni's Lab

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: 2117 Medical Education Research Facility

2/8/2018 12:30pm Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Gail Harmata

"Acid-sensing Ion Channels in Alcohol-related Behavior"
Presented by Gail Harmata
Graduate Student in Dr. John Wemmie's and Dr. Brian Dlouhy's Labs
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: Spivey Aud 2 Bowen Science Building

2/15/2018 12:30pm Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Alan Sariol

"Role of Microglia in Mouse Hepatitis Virus Infection"
Presented by Alan Sariol
Graduate Student in Dr. Stanley Perlman's Lab
Department of Microbiology

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: Spivey Aud 2 Bowen Science Building

2/15/2018 4:00pm Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Paul Ridker, MD, MPH

Dr. Paul Ridker, MD, MPH, will visit campus on February 15, 2018 to present a lecture on "Inflammation and Atherosclerosis: From Population Biology to the Bench to a Novel Treatment" at 4:00pm in the Prem Sahai Auditorium. Dr. Ridker is Senior Physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Francois A. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center. 

Faculty host: Donald Heistad, MD

 

The Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture Series features top-tier scientists and physicians performing high-impact research in a variety of areas.

 

Most lectures, with few exceptions, will be held on the third Thursday of each month during the academic year. The seminars will be of broad interest and are open to the public all University faculty, staff and students. The schedule of current speakers can be found here.

 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder in advance at (319) 335-8587 or sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu.

Location: 1110A Medical Education Research Facility

2/22/2018 12:30pm Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Stephen Cullen

"Applications of the Radical-Polar Crossover Reaction to Medicinal Chemistry: Synthesis of Lipophilic P5C6 Analogs"
Presented by Stephen Cullen
Graduate Student in Dr. Gregory Friestad's Lab
Department of Chemistry

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: Spivey Aud 2 Bowen Science Building

2/23/2018 1:00pm Center for Hypertension Research Seminar - Andreas M. Beyer, Ph.D.

"Regulation of Mitochondrial Integrity and Contribution to the Development of Coronary Artery Disease"
Presented by Andreas M. Beyer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: 1289 Carver Biomedical Research Building

2/27/2018 10:30am Pharmacology Seminar - Fidel Santamaria, Ph.D.

"The Biophysical Substrates of Computation in the Cerebellar Purkinje Cell"
Presented by Fidel Santamaria, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

Co-sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs and Diversity Initiatives

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pharmacology Department in advance at 335-7963 or email Pharmacology@uiowa.edu.

Location: 1459 Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building