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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

ALL | JOURNAL CLUB | RESEARCH CONFERENCE | RESEARCH-IN-PROGRESS | SICKLE CELL MTG | SPECIAL SEMINARS


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 This conference is a platform for those who have interesting, new, unpublished data to share in fields related to VMI/HVI research.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


 

VMI Research in Progress Conferences have been canceled until further notice.

Please check back here for event updates.

 



2020

PRESENTER 1

PRESENTER 2/3

Jan 10

No Meeting

 

Jan 17

No Meeting // AHA Fellows Research Day

Jan 24

Rajaganapathi Jagannathan, PhD

TEA domain family member 1 (TEAD1): Novel role in regulating 
cardiac oxidative stress response

Lydia Perkins, PhD

Investigating VLA-4 as a PET imaging biomarker of vaso-occlusive crisis in a mouse model of sickle cell disease

Jan 31

Andy Stephany, Associate Administrator - Cardiology/VMI
Erin Dennison, Academic Administrator - Cardiology/VMI

Feb 7

No Meeting // VMI Faculty Retreat

Feb 14

SPECIAL PRESENTATION: John Chorba, MD

“Leveraging the Biochemistry of PCSK9 Against Heart Disease”

Relevant Publications

Feb 21

No Meeting

 

Feb 28

Abdallah Bukari, MD

Prevalence and consequences of off-label dosing of apixaban and rivaroxaban on clinical outcomes in atrial fibrillation

Evan DeVallance, PhD

Nox1 Regulation and Consequences of Enhanced Endothelial Cell CXCL12 in PAH

Mar 6

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS: Alumni VMI Postdocs

  • Kelly M. Quesnelle, PhD
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences
    Western Michigan University
    Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine
    Title: “From Mitochondria to Medical Students: My Transition to Teaching

  • Gábor Csányi, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Vascular Biology Center
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
    Augusta University
    Title: “Cell Drinking: A Closer Look at Macropinocytosis in Atherosclerotic Vessels

  • Meghan Delmastro-Greenwood, PhD
    Senior Medical Writer
    Syneos Health Clinical Solutions
    Title: “(Forever) Changing Aspirations and Following Your Gut: A Journey to Here” 

  • Rebecca Vanderpool, PhD
    Research Assistant
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    University of Arizona
    Title: “Combining Biomedical Engineering, Informatics and Imaging in the Development of Novel Markers of Right-Sided Heart Failure

Mar 13

No Meeting // Spring Holiday

 

VMI Research in Progress Conferences have been canceled until further notice.

Please check back here for event updates.