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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 1295 Conference Room unless otherwise noted below.

For more information about this conference, please contact Drs. Stephen Chan and Elena Goncharova. For scheduling, please contact Anna Marie Rompala.


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2019

LOCATION

SPEAKER / TITLE

Sept 11

BST S100A

Åsa Gustafsson, PhD
UC San Diego

"Mitochondrial Quality Control: The Difference Between Success and Failure"

Relevant Publications:

Sept 18

BST S100A

Kathryn Moore, PhD
NYU School of Medicine

"Intersection of Cardiovascular Disease and Breast Cancer"

Relevant Publications:

Sept 25

BST S100A

Greg Kato, MD
University of Pittsburgh

"Sickle Cell Tsunami:  New Pathways and Treatments"

Relevant Publications

Oct 2

BST S100A

Elena Goncharova, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

"Targeting mTOR in pulmonary hypertension: bench to bedside and back again"

Relevant Publications:

Oct 9

BST S120

Prithu Sundd, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

"Sterile Inflammation in Sickle Cell Disease"

Relevant Publications

Oct 16

BST S100A

INNOVATOR PRESENTATIONS

Iain Scott, PhD

“Regulation of Glucose Utilization by Adropin“

 

Partha Dutta, DVM, PhD

“Insulin Resistance after Myocardial Infarction” 

Oct 23

BST S100A

Marc Simon, MD, MS
University of Pittsburgh

"Development of new therapeutics for the pulmonary hypertension phenotype of HFpEF:  Insights from Nitrite and Metformin"

Relevant Publications

Oct 30

BST S100A

Mauricio Rojas, MD
University of Pittsburgh

“Lung aging and cell senescence in chronic lung diseases”

Related Publications:

Nov 6

BST S100A

Katey Rayner, PhD
University of Ottawa Heart Institute

 "Inflammation in atherosclerosis: Expect the unexpected"

Relevant Publications:

Nov 13

 

NO MEETING

Nov 20

 

NO MEETING - SfRBM Conference

Nov 27

 

NO MEETING - Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 4

BST S100A

Francois Haddad, MD
Stanford University

"The Right Heart Phenomap in Pulmonary Hypertension, do we need more Biomarkers?"

Related Publications:

Dec 11

BST S100A

Rong Tian, PhD
University of Washington

NAD(H) level, mitochondrial function, and cardiovascular health

Relevant Publications

Dec 18

BST S100A

Luigi Adamo, MD, PhD
Barnes-Jewish Hospital / Washington University School of Medicine

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