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University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
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Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
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Special Seminars by Invited Speakers

For reference, an ARCHIVE OF RECENT SEMINARS has been posted HERE.

"Complexities of the Aorta: Relationship to Aneurysms and Dissection"

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

ALAN DAUGHERTY, PhD, DSc
Associate Vice President for Research
Senior Associate Dean for Research
Chair, Physiology
Director, Saha Cardiovascular Research Center
Gill Foundation Chair in Preventative Cardiology
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

 

“Non-catabolic Fates of Glucose in the Heart”

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

STEVEN P. JONES, PhD
Professor of Medicine and University Scholar
Institute of Molecular Cardiology; Diabetes and Obesity Center
Department of Medicine—Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine

 

"The Role of NAMPT in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension"

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

ROBERTO MACHADO, MD
Dr. Calvin H. English Chair
Professor of Medicine
Division Chief, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN

 

"Therapies for Acute Heart Failure: Whats next?"

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

JAVED BUTLER, MD, MPH | 2018 HVI Fellows Visiting Professor
Professor of Medicine
Division Chief, Cardiology
Co-Director, Heart Institute
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

 

"Nerve-vessel communication in hematopoietic aging and cancer"

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

PAUL FRENETTE, MD
Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and of Cell Biology
Chair and Director, The Ruth L. and David S. Gottesman Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

 

"Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Lung Regeneration"

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST 1295

EDWARD E. MORRISEY, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Cell and Developmental Biology
Director, Penn Center for Pulmonary Biology (PCPB)
Scientific Director, Penn Institute for Regenerative Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

 

Title TBA

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

MITCHELL WEISS, MD, PhD
Chair, Hematology Department
Arthur Nienhaus Endowed Chair in Hematology
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN

 

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

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, (RESCHEDULING-DATE TBA), FALL 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

SEKAR KATHIRESAN, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard University
Director, Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)
Ofer and Shelley Nemirovsky MGH Research Scholar
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Initiative at the Broad Institute
Cambridge, MA

 

For related seminars, please visit the Health Sciences Web Calendar.