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Department of Pharmacology Seminar Schedule

Fall 2021

Date Guest Speaker and Organization Seminar Title Sponsor
8/4/21 No Seminar    
8/11/21 Bradlee L. Heckmann, University of South Florida Playing with Fire: neuroimmune architecture in health & disease Liao
8/25/21 Dr. Emmanuel Onaivi Endocannabindinoidome: Cannabinnoids, CB2R nuero- immune crosstalkd and neuro COVID Bukiya
9/1/21 Woody Hopf Indiana University Dopico
9/8/21 Chris Bishop, Binghamton University Leveraging Serotonin Neuroplasticity to Optimize Treatment of Parkinson's Disease Zhou
9/22/21 Shaun Brothers, University of Miami Identification and Development of a Small Molecule Therapy for Mucopolysaccharidosis Tunstall
9/29/21 Karen Derefinko Department of Preventive Medicine UTHSC Dopico
10/6/21 Wei Yang   Sakata/Liao
10/13/21 Donita Robinson, UNC TBA: Autonomic dysfunction in cardiovasular disease and body fluid homeostasis Dopico
10/27/21 Santosh Kumar, UTHSC COP Novel nanoformulations to suppress HIV in the CNS reservoirs Dopico
11/3/21 Todd Golde, U Florida   Brendan Tunstall
11/10/21 Il-man Kim, Univ of Indiana   Suleiman Bahouth
12/1/21 Yongjie Yang, Tufts University   Liao
12/8/21 Malú Gámez Tansey, Norman and Susan Fixel Chair in Parkinson’s Disease, Univ of Florida   Zhou

Spring 2020

Date Guest Speaker and Organization Seminar Title Sponsor
1/8/20 Lawrence Reiter (UTHSC) TBA: genetic origin of neurological disease Alex Dopico
1/22/20 Jill Bettinger (Virginia Commonw. U) TBA: beahvioral alcoholo in c. elegans Alex Dopico
2/12/20 No seminar    
2/26/20 No seminar    
3/18/20 Scott Strome (UTHSC) TBA Kafait Malik
3/25/20 Jorge Contreras (Rutgers) TBA: connexins Alex Dopico
4/8/20 Sidney Strickland (Rockefeller U) TBA: Alzheimer's disease Francesca Liao
4/22/20 Eduardo Perozo (U Chicago) TBA: ion channels Alex Dopico/Julio Cordero-Morales
5/13/20 Sean Stocker (U Pittsburgh) TBA: Autonomic dysfunction in cardiovasular disease and body fluid homeostasis Kafait Malik
5/27/20 Jason Hinman (UCLA) TBA: cerebrovascular disease, stroke Francesca Liao

 

Fall 2019

Date Guest Speaker and Organization Seminar Title
9/25/19 Yoland Smith (Emory University) TBA; area–basal ganglia and Parkinson's disease
10/3/19 Sean Farris (University of Texas) TBA; genes and addiction
10/9/19 Nicholas W. Gilpin (LSU) TBA; area–alcohol and drug abuse
10/16/19 Dan Covey (UNC) TBA
10/23/19 Aman Bajwa (UTHSC) Mitochondrial Therapy for Kidney Injury
10/30/19 Thomas Steinkellner (UCSD) TBA; neurotransmitter transporters
10/31/19 Price Dickson (Jackson Lab) TBA; genes and addiction
11/6/19 Prosper N'Gouemo (Georgetown University) TBA; ion channels, seizures
11/13/19 Joseph Arboleda (Harvard University) TBA; area-diabetic pathology of retina
11/20/19 Kambiz Alavian (Imperial College) TBA; mitochondria and neurological disorders
11/27/19 Pre-Holiday  
12/11/19 Ganesh Halade (University of Alabama) TBA; inflammation, leukocytes
12/25/19 Holiday  

Last Published: Oct 1, 2021