Physiology Seminar Series
The Department of Physiology offers many opportunities for fellows and graduate students to expand their knowledge and training, including a monthly seminar series conducted by faculty and researchers from UT Southwestern and elsewhere.
Postdoctoral fellows and graduate students are expected to attend these Physiology Department-sponsored seminars to ensure broad training within the Department’s academic training programs.
Seminars are held at 4 p.m. Mondays in ND13.218.
Spring 2018 Schedule
|Jan. 15||Martin Luther King Day|
|Jan. 22||Erdal Toprak, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Green Center for Systems Biology, Pharmacology
|Protein Evolution Under Multiple Opposing Selection Factors||Paul Blount, Ph.D.|
|Feb. 5||Qing Zhong, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine and Biochemistry
|Biochemical Dissection and Functional Analysis of Mammalian Autophagy||Jen Liou, Ph.D.|
|Feb. 12||Jason M. Tennessen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
Indiana University Bloomington
|Feb. 19||Presidents Day|
|Feb. 26||Azad Bonni, M.D., Ph.D.
Edison Professor of Neuroscience and Chairman, Department of Neuroscience, Director, McDonnell Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Washington University School of Medicine
|Epigenetic Regulation of Neuronal Connectivity in the Brain||Jiang Wu, Ph.D.|
|March 5||James Collins, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology
|Stem cells and the Schistosome Tegument: Are the Origins of Parasitism in Flatworms Only Skin Deep?||Duojia Pan, Ph.D.|
|March 19||Richard Lewis, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
|The molecular choreography of store-operated calcium channels||Jen Liou, Ph.D.|
|March 26||Christopher M. Counter, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Duke University School of Medicine
|Codon bias, the silent secret of RAS oncogenes||Yi Liu, Ph.D.|
|April 2||Henry Paulson, M.D., Ph.D.
Lucile Groff Professor of Neurology, Director, Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
University of Michigan
|Ubiquitin pathways in neurodegeneration: new insights from ubiquilins||Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D.|
|April 9||David Greenberg, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Microbiology
|Paul Blount, Ph.D.|
|April 16||Kensuke Futai, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
University of Massachusetts Medical School
|Epigenetic Regulation of Homeostatic Synaptic Plasticity||Jiang Wu, Ph.D.|
|April 23||Bruce A. Edgar, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Oncological Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Huntsman Cancer Institute
University of Utah
|The regulation of stem cell divisions in the Drosophila gut||Duojia Pan, Ph.D.|
|May 14||S.R. Wayne Chen, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
University of Calgary
|Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D.|
|May 28||Memorial Day|