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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 Conference Series

Research Conferences are held throughout the year on WEDNESDAYS at 12:00pm. This conference is held in the BST S100A Conference Room (Starzl BST lobby) unless otherwise noted below.

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For more information about this conference, please contact Drs. Stephen Chan and Elena Goncharova. For scheduling, please contact Kristin Mayes.


For a consolidated list of all special guest speakers for 2017-2018, click HERE.

 

2017

LOCATION

SPEAKER / TITLE

Sep 6

BST S100A

Aditi Gurkar, PhD
University of Pittsburgh / Medicine-Geriatrics

"Role of nuclear DNA damage in senescence and aging"


Relevant Publications:

Sep 13

BST S100A

Andrea Yu, MD
Duke University

"Myeloid cells and pulmonary vascular remodeling"

Relevant Publications:

Sep 20

BST S100A

Toren Finkel, MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh / Aging Institute

"Mitochondria biology and cardiovascular disease"

Relevant Publications:

Sep 27

BST 1295

Abby Buchwalter, PhD
Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA

"The aging nucleus: from declining nuclear function to disrupted cellular metabolism"

Relevant Publications:

Oct 4

BST S100A

Stephen Archer, MD
Queens University (CA)

Oct 11

BST S100A

VMI/HVI Innovator Awardees: Guy Salama, PhD and Greg Kato, MD
University of Pittsburgh

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Oct 18

BST S100A

Anuradha Ray, PhD
University of Pittsburgh / PACCM

Oct 25

BST S100A

Sang Ging Ong, PhD
Stanford University / Wu Lab

"Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Cardiovascular Disease Modeling - from Pediatric to Adult Cardiomyopathy"

Relevant Publications:

Nov 1

BST 1295

Andrew P. Hinck, PhD
University of Pittsburgh / Department of Structural Biology

Nov 8

BST S100A

 

Nov 15

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NO MEETING

Nov 22

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NO MEETING

Nov 29

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NO MEETING

Dec 6

BST S100A

Ronglih Liao, PhD
Harvard University

Dec 13

BST S100A

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Kathleen Martin, PhD
Yale University

"Transcriptional and Epigenetic Control of Vascular Smooth Muscle Phenotype"

Dec 20

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NO MEETING

Dec 27

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NO MEETING

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2018

LOCATION

SPEAKER / TITLE

Jan 3

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NO MEETING

Jan 10

BST S100A

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Richard Youle, PhD | 2018 VMI Postdocs Visiting Professor
NIH-NINDS

"Familial Parkinson’s disease and ALS linked to Mitochondrial Fidelity and Selective Autophagy"

Jan 17

BST S100A

Takis Benos, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Jan 24

BST S100A

Daniel Forman, MD
University of Pitsburgh

Jan 31

BST S100A

Alan Daugherty, PhD, DSc
University of Kentucky

Feb 7

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NO MEETING

Feb 14

BST S100A

Beth Roman, PhD
Sruti Shiva, PhD
Guy Salama, PhD
Imad al Ghouleh, PhD

University of Pittsburgh

Feb 21

BST S100A

Thomas Gleason, MD
UPMC

Feb 28

BST S100A

Steven Jones, PhD
University of Louisville

Mar 7

BST S100A

Sean Stocker, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Mar 14

BST S100A

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Sekar Kathiresan, MD
Harvard University / MGH

"Genetic Risk, Adherence to a Healthy Lifestyle, and Coronary Disease"

Mar 21

BST S100A

Liza Villanueva, MD
University of Pittsburgh

Mar 28

BST S100A

Partha Dutta, DVM, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Apr 4

BST S100A

 

Apr 11

BST S100A

Javed Butler, MD, MPH | 2018 HVI Fellows Visiting Professor
Stony Brook University

Apr 18

BST S100A

 

Apr 25

BST S100A

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Paul Frenette, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

"Nerve-vessel communication in hematopoietic aging and cancer"

May 2

BST S100A

Sanjeev Shroff, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

May 9

BST S100A

 

May 16

BST S100A

 

May 23

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NO MEETING

May 30

BST S100A

 

Jun 6

BST S100A

 

Jun 13

BST S100A

Mitchell Weiss, MD, PhD
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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