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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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Special Seminars by Invited Speakers

"Mitochondrial Dynamics in Pulmonary Hypertension and Cancer"

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

STEPHEN ARCHER, MD
Professor and Head, Department of Medicine
Queens University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

 

Fishing for the Cure: Molecular Insights into Amyloid Cardiomyopathy

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

RONGLIH LIAO, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School / Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

 

"Transcriptional and Epigenetic Control of Vascular Smooth Muscle Phenotype"

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

KATHLEEN MARTIN, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and of Pharmacology
Yale University
New Haven, CT

 

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

Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00pm
Conference Room BST S100A

RICHARD YOULE, PhD | 2018 VMI Postdocs Visiting Professor
Senior Investigator, Biochemistry Section
Porter Neuroscience Research Center
NIH-NINDS
Bethesda, MD

 

"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

 

Title TBA

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

STEVEN JONES, PhD
Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

 

Title TBA

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

 

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