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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 This conference is a platform for those who have interesting, new, unpublished data to share in fields related to VMI/HVI research.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.



2019

PRESENTER 1

PRESENTER 2/3

Sept 13

William Okech, PhD

“The role of bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) 9 and 10 prodomains in endothelial cell signaling”

Anthony DeMartino, PhD

“Allosteric redox sensor properties of cytoglobin interrogated via ligand binding at the distal heme pocket”

Sept 20

 

 

Sept 27

Thiruganesh Ramasamy, PhD

“Microbubbles carrying STAT3 Decoy Oligonucleotide with Pulsed Ultrasound for Enhanced Therapeutic Effect in Head and Neck Tumors”

Anastasia Gorelova

New insights into endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition in pulmonary hypertension: potential role for EBP50”

Oct 4

 

 

Oct 11

P3HVB talk:
Jacqueline Ho, MD

“Endothelial miR-17~92 in acute kidney injury”

Oct 18

Elizabeth Rochon, PhD

“A fish tale of two Cytoglobins: uncovering the role of two unique Cytoglobin proteins using zebrafish as a model”

Taiju Satoh, PhD

“Novel Rodent Model of Exercise-induced Pulmonary Hypertension (EIPH) in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction

 

Oct 25

Andrea Braganza Jardini, PhD

“Age-related mitochondrial changes result in platelet dysfunction and thrombosis”

Vinaya Mulkreddy, MD

“Insulin Intolerance and PH-HFpEF

Nov 1

P3HVB talk:
William Bain, MD

“Investigating mechanisms of platelet-mediated lung epithelial cyto-protection during infection-induced lung injury”

 

Nov 8

Krithika Rao, PhD

“Endogenous myoglobin regulates cardiomyocyte differentiation”

Gowtham Annarapu, PhD

“Ferric heme modulates platelet function via MyD88 independent TLR-4 signaling”

Nov 15

NO MEETING - AHA Scientific Sessions

Nov 22

NO MEETING - SfRBM Conference

Nov 29

NO MEETING - Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 6

NO MEETING - ASH Annual Meeting

Dec 13

P3HVB talk:
Sina Tavakoli, PhD

Jazmin Calyeca, PhD

Dec 20

P3HVB talk:
Stephen Chan, MD, PhD

Rimi Hazra, PhD