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 online at 4 p.m. Mondays.

Fall 2021 Seminars

DateSpeakerTitleHost
Sept. 20 Andrew Kruse, Ph.D.
Professor, Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
Synthetic antibody fragments as tools to investigate transmembrane signaling Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D.
Oct. 4      
Oct. 11 Rachel Green, Ph.D.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor & HHMI Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University
Colliding ribosomes are critical activators of cell signaling pathways Yi Liu, Ph.D.
Nov. 1 Glen Liszczak, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Seminar video Matt Sieber, Ph.D.
Nov. 8 Arun Radakrishnan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, UT Southwestern Medical Center
How Scap Senses Cholesterol Jen Liou, Ph.D.
Nov. 9
Joint Seminar with Neuroscience
Jing Wang, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Neurobiology, University of California San Diego
A nutrient-specific gut hormone arbitrates between courtship and feeding Daisuke Hattori, Ph.D. and Dean Smith, M.D., Ph.D. (Neuroscience) 
Dec. 13 Jared Rutter, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator and Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry, University of Utah Medical School
  Anju Sreelatha, Ph.D.