O’Brien Kidney Center Seminar Series
Lectures held from 5 – 6 p.m. at the Faculty Club, unless noted otherwise.
|August 29, 2012||Alessia Fornoni, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
"Podocyte Lipids in FSGS and Diabetic Nephropathy"
|Univ. of Miami
Miller School of Medicine
|September 27, 2012||Fiona Cowles, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology
Visiting Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
"Regulation of the epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) by COMMD family proteins"
|University of Otago School of Medical Science
UT Southwestern Medical Center
|October 18, 2012||Ora Weisz, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Medicine, Renal-Electrolyte Division, and of Cell Biology and Physiology
Vice Chair of Faculty Development, Department of Medicine
"Apical Traffic in Renal Epithelial Cells"
|University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine|
|October 31, 2012
|Edith Hummler, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
"ENaC in salt and potassium homeostasis- knockouts, transgenics and TALEN"
|University of Lausanne|
|November 15, 2012||Josh Lipschutz, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
|University of Pennsylvania|
|January 17, 2013||Youhua Liu, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pathology
"Epithelial-mesenchymal communication: new paradigm in fibroblast activation and renal fibrosis"
|University of Pittsburgh|
|February 21, 2013||Bertram L. Kasiske, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Head of Transplant Nephrology
"Effects of Reduced Kidney Function on Living Kidney Donors"
|University of Minnesota|
|March 19, 2013||Isidro Salusky, M.D.
Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
Co-Chair, Participant and Clinical Interaction and Resources Program
"Effects of Current CKD-MBD Therapies on Bone and FGF23"
|Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
|April 18, 2013||Chi-Yuan Hsu, M.D.
Professor in Residence, Nephrology
Department of Medicine
"The Links Among Acute, Chronic and End-stage Renal Disease"
|University of California
San Francisco Medical Center
|Symposium May 2, 2013|
May 14, 2013
|Gerhard Giebisch, M.D.
Cellular & Molecular Physiology
Renal and Extrarenal Aspects of Potassium Homeostasis
|Yale University School of Medicine|