Seminars and Events
Fall/Winter/Spring 2014-2015 Pharmacology Seminar Series


When and Where Presenter and Seminar Title
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Room A-950, 4:00 pm

Eric D. Lazartigues, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (with Tenure) Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics School of Medicine – Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA


"ACE2 Post-Transcriptional Regulation in Neurogenic Hypertension"
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Room A-950, 4:00 pm

Etienne L. Sibille, Ph.D.
Campbell Chair, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, and of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Toronto, Senior Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)


“Somatostastin-GABA Neurons, Depression and Aging"
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Room C-200, 4:00 pm

Jolanta Grembecka, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department Pathology, University of Michigan


“Pharmacologic Inhibition of the Menin-MLL Interaction in Cancer"
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Gary Landreth, Ph.D.
The Riuko and Archie G. Professor of Neurosciences, Alzheimer Research Laboratory, Department of Neurosciences


"Nuclear Receptors as Therapeutic Targets in Alzheimer's Disease"
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 2014

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Lucio Castilla Ph.D., Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Molecular Medicine


“Inv(16) Acute Myeloid Leukemia Targeted Therapy"
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Samuel Waxman, M.D., Distinguished Service Professor
Department of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine Mount Sinai School of Medicine


“Targeted Epigenetic Reprogramming of Triple Negative Breast Cancer"
Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

J. Fraser Glickman, M.S.P.H., Ph.D, Director
High–Throughput Screening Resource Center at The Rockefeller University


“Identifying Novel Inhibitors of DNA Repair for Augmenting Radiation Therapy for Glioma"
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Todd Evans, Ph.D, Peter I Pressman MD Professor in Surgery Vice Chair for Research, Chief Division of Research, Department of Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College


“Regulation of Cell Fate Specification During Embryogenesis: You GATA stop WNT"
Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Dr. Lonny Levin, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Weill Cornell Medical College


“CO2/HCO3/pHi sensing via cAMP"
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS

Willam Lee Kraus, Ph.D, Professor, Cecil H and Ida Green Distinguished Chair in Reproductive Biology Sciences, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pharmacology.
UT South Western Medical Center


“Control of Cellular Signaling and Differentiation Programs by PARP-1, a Multifunctional Regulator of Chromatin and Transcription"
Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Joachim Scholz, M.D.
Columbia University Medical Center


“Neuropathic Pain"
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Joan Massague, Ph.D., Professor
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


“Metastatic Colonization: Stem Cells and Signals"
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Reneir J. Brentjens, M.D.,Ph.D., Professor
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


“Adoptive T Cell Therapy of Cancer: CARs and Armored CARs"
Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Louis Dell’Italia, M.D., Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Med


“Mitochondrial Haplotypes in Cardiovascular Pathophysiology"
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Alexander Serganov, Ph.D., Professor
New York University School of Medicine


“mRNA from Regulation to Degradation"
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Max B. Kelz, M.D., Ph.D.
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania


“General Anesthetics Commandeer Endogenous Sleep-Active Systems to Produce Unconsciousness"
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Room: A-950, 4:00 pm

Ralph Deberardinis, M.D., Ph.D
New York University School of Medicine


“Understanding metabolic heterogeneity in cancer cells and tumors"
Please note: Coffee and Cookies will be served at 3:40 PM.

For more information, contact Lissett Checo at (212) 746-6250
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