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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

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Research-In-Progress Conference

The VMI/HVI Research-in-Progress Conference is held throughout the academic year on FRIDAYS at 12:00pm in the 1295 BST Conference Room, unless otherwise noted. This conference is a platform for those who have interesting, new, unpublished data to share in fields related to VMI/HVI research.

For more information about this conference, please contact Dr. Sruti Shiva.
For scheduling, please contact Cindy Hatfield.


For reference, Fall 2017 presentation information has been posted HERE.



2018

PRESENTER 1

PRESENTER 2/3

Jan 5

NO CONFERENCE

Jan 12

NO CONFERENCE - AHA Fellows Research Day

Jan 19

Maria Kapetanaki, PhD
(Kato Lab)

“Heme-induced antioxidant response in Erythroid Cells; mechanism and health consequences in SCD”

Jan 26

Dharendra Thapa, PhD
(Mentor: Scott)

“Adropin mediated regulation of Lipid and Glucose metabolism in diet induced obesity”

Sathish Vasamsetti, PhD
(Mentor: Dutta)

“Sympathetic activation triggers myelopoiesis-relevance to atherosclerosis”

Feb 2

Micol Falabella, PhD
(Mentor: Kaufman)

“Potential roles for G-quadruplexes in mitochondria”

Qiujun Yu, MD, PhD
(Mentor: Chan)

“Metabolic drivers of endothelial dysfunction in pulmonary hypertension: examples of a novel coding and non-coding gene”

Feb 9

NO CONFERENCE - VMI/Cardiology Fellows Retreat @ Seven Springs

Feb 16

Katherine Wood, PhD
(Straub Lab)

“Cytochrome b5R3 Reductase in Sickle Cell Disease”

Zachary Rhinehart, MD
(Cardiology)

“Sex-differences in outcomes associated with atrial fibrillation: an analysis of the UPMC electronic health record, 2006-2017”

Feb 23

SCAIFE 4TH FL
LECTURE RM 1

Jason R. Becker, MD | Bio
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

"Fishing for Cardiomyopathy Modifiers"

Relevant Publications:

Mar 2

Sanghamitra Sahoo, PhD
(Pagano Lab)

Janet Manning, PhD
(Scott Lab)

Mar 9

NO CONFERENCE - Spring Holiday / University Closed

Mar 16

Hernando Gomez Danies, MD, MPH
(Critical Care Medicine)

Atinuke "Oyin" Dosunmu-Ogunbi
(MSTP / Mentor: Novelli)

George Cater, MD
(Fellow: Cardiology)

Mar 23

Eva Schmelzer, PhD
(Surgery)

Deirdre Nolfi-Donegan, MD
(CHP / Hematology-Oncology)

Mar 30

Daniel Simoes de Jesus, PhD
(VMI / Pathology)

Dingxin Qin, MD, MSc
(Cardiology)

Apr 6

Vinny Negi, PhD
(Mentor: Chan)

Ahmad Masri, MBBS
(Cardiology)

Apr 13

Patricia Riva Marques, PhD
(Mentor: al Ghouleh)

Mourad Senussi, MBBCh
(Cardiology)

Apr 20

Nicoletta "Niki" Machin, DO
(Mentor: Ragni)

Alicia Topoll, MD
(Cardiology)

Wei Sun, MD
(Cardiology)

Apr 27

Arisha Patel, MD
(Mentor: van Londen)

Jonathan Florentin, PhD
(Mentor: Dutta)

May 4

Andrea Elliot, MD
(Cardiology)

Frances Belmonte, PhD
(Mentor: Kaufman)

May 11

Bukola Gbotosho, PhD
(Mentor: Kato)

Kelly Bailey, MD, PhD
(CHP / Hematology-Oncology)

May 18

Amber Johnson, MD, MBA
(Cardiology)

J. Andres Pulgarin, PhD
(Mentor: Bruemmer)

May 25

Paola Corti, PhD
(Gladwin Lab)

 

Jun 1

NO RIP CONFERENCE in lieu of the Senior Vice Chancellor's Research Seminar with VMI/Cardiology faculty Brett Kaufman, PhD, presenting | 12:00 noon | Scaife Lecture Rm 6

Jun 8

NO RIP CONFERENCE in lieu of the Robert M. Rogers Lectureship | 12:00 noon / MUH LHAS Auditorium

Jun 15

Grant Bullock, MD, PhD
(VMI/Pathology)

Malamo Countouris, MD
(Cardiology)

Roy Sriwattanakomen, MD
(Cardiology)