2009-2010 Research Seminars
September 22, 2009
Bernhard Kuhn, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
October 20, 2009
Joseph Miano, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Rochester
November 10, 2009
Paul A. Townsend, Ph.D., Associate of Molecular Cell Biology, University of Cambridge
December 15, 2009 (to be rescheduled)
Jennifer van Eyk, Ph.D., Director, Center Investigator, Johns Hopkins NHLBI
January 19, 2010
Peter J. Mohler, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, University of Iowa
February 23, 2010
Raghu Kalluri, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Harvard University
March 16, 2010
Jon Epstein, M.D., Chair, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania
April 20, 2010
Nanette Bishopric, M.D., Professor of Pharmacology Medicine, University of Miami
May 18, 2010
Doris A. Taylor, Ph.D., Director, Center for Cardiovascular Repair, University of Minnesota
June 8, 2010
Gideon Koren, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Brown University
2008-2009 Research Seminars
Tuesday, January 13, 5-6 p.m.
Calcium-mediated cardiac injury and regeneration
Steven Houser, Ph.D., Temple University
Tuesday, January 20, 5-6 p.m.
Genetics of heart and muscle disease
Beth McNally, M.D., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Tuesday, February 10, 5-6 p.m.
Migration of monocyte-derived cells out of atherosclerotic plaques
Gwendolyn Randolph, Ph.D., Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Tuesday, February 17, 5-6 p.m.
Sphingosine 1-phosphate signaling in the vascular system
Timothy Hia, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Thursday, February 26, 5-6 p.m. (note day change)
Ca and CaMK: II signaling in cardiac myocytes: Heart failure and arrhythmias
Donald Bers, Ph.D., UC Davis-Loyola University Chicago
Tuesday, March 3, 5-6 p.m.
Proteasome dysfunction in cardiac ischemia and cardiomyopathies
Saul Powell, Ph.D., Einstein/North Shore-LIJ
Tuesday, March 10, 5-6 p.m.
PKCalpha regulates cardiac contractility and heart failure susceptibility
Jeffrey Molkentin, Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
Tuesday, March 31, 5-6 p.m.
Regenerative capacity of the myocardium
Rudiger von Harsdorf, M.D., University of Toronto
Tuesday, April 14, 5-6 p.m.
Notch function in angiogenesis
Jan Kitajewski, Ph.D., Columbia University
Tuesday, May 12, 5-6 p.m.
Doug Sawyer, M.D., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Tuesday, June 23, 5-6 p.m.
Regulation of cardiomyocyte size and function by ubiquitin ligases
Cam Patterson, M.D., University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
2007-2008 Research Seminars
Tuesdays, 5-6 p.m.
Cardiology Conference Room, Forchheimer Building Room G40
June 10, 2008
Oxidative stress and mitochondrial dysvunction in the hearin Chagas' Disease
Nisha Garg, Ph.D., University of Texas Medical Center
May 20, 2008
Heart Failure Progression: Targeting hypertrophy
Joseph Hill, M.D., Ph.D., UT Southwestern Medical center
April 22, 2008
Therapeutic Angiogenesis: Fact or Fiction
Christopher Kevil, Ph.D., LSU Health Sciences Center
March 25, 2008
Cell therapy for repair of myocardial infarction
Roberto Bolli, M.D., University of Louisville
February 26, 2008
Role of S-nitrosylation in heart disease
Jonathan S. Stamler, M.D., Duke University Medical Center
December 4, 2007
Rebuilding the failing heart: metabolic regulators of casrdiac growth and destruction
Heinrich Taegtmeyer, M.D., UT-Houston
Novermber 27, 2007
Nitric oxide regulation of exocytosis and vascular inflammation
Charles J. Lowenstein, M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
October 23, 2007
Novel mechanism of cardioprotection by longevity factors
Junichi Sadoshima M.D., Ph.D., UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
September 18, 2007
Progress in human vascular tissue engineering
Laura Niklason, M.D., Ph.D., Yale University
September 11, 2007
Noncanonical glycosylation in the heart
Steven P. Jones, Ph.D., University of Louisville