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Department Seminar Series

FALL 2015

Fridays, 11:00am-12:20pm, Location: 125 McKenzie Hall

October 9th, 2015
Speaker: Matt Hodges PhD, Assistant Professor Department of Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Title: “Serotonin and SIDS: Using Rodent Models to Study an Unexplained Phenomenon”
Host: Adrianne Huxtable

October 23rd, 2015
Speaker: Richard Weir PhD, Research Associate Professor – Bioengineering, University of Colorado Denver
Title: “Neural Interfaces and Bionic Limbs: Recent Work in the Development of Advanced Prosthetic Hand Replacement”
Host: Mike Hahn

November 6th, 2015
Speaker: Ben Miller PhD, Associate Professor Department of Health and Exercise Science, Colorado State University and Co-Director, Translational Research on Aging and Chronic Disease Laboratory
Title: “Is Enhanced Proteostasis a Shared Characteristic of Slowed Aging?”
Host: Hans Dreyer

November  20th, 2015
Speaker: Cindy Meininger PhD, Professor Medical Physiology, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Director Division of Vascular Biology
Title: “Fighting Vascular Complications of Diabetes by Modulating Tetrahydrobiopterin Levels in Endothelial Cells”
Host: John Halliwill

December 4th, 2015
Speaker: Miranda M Lim M.D., PhD, Assistant Professor Oregon Health & Science University
Title: “Sleep Neurophysiology in Traumatic Brain Injury: Parallel Studies in Mouse and Man”
Host: Anita Christie