University of Illinois College of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
Visiting Professor Seminar Series
Wednesdays at 12:00 PM, 1020 COMRB
David T Schadden, MD
Center for Regenerative Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fei Yang, PhD
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Illinois
Urbana Champaign, IL
"Deciphering the Fate Decisions of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells"
Mohamed Trebak, PhD
Center for Cardiovascular Sciences
Albany Medical College
"Orai Calcium-Selective Channels in Vascular Function"
Kalpana Merchant, PhD
CSO Translation Science
Eli Lilly and Company
"Translational Science: What Is IT and How Can It Improve Human Health"
Hartmut Weiler, PhD
Blood Research Institute
Blood Center of Wisconsin
"Activated Protein C in the Host Defense Against Infection"
Guillermo Garcia-Cardena, PhD
Laboratory for Systems Biology at the Center for Excellence in Vascular Biology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Cardiovascular Disease"
Lorraine Ware, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
"Fibrin Deposition in Acute Lung Injury: Necessary or Necessary Evil?"
Mervin Yoder, MD
Richard and Pauline Klingler Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Herman B Wells Center of Pediatric Research
Indiana University School of Medicine
"Role of Endothelial Colony Forming Cells in Neoangiogenesis and Tissue Repair"
Averil Ma, MD
Rainin Distinguished Professorship
Professor in Residence
Department of Medicine
San Francsico, CA
"Ubiquitination, Signaling, and Autoimmunity"
Kirk Druey, MD
Chief Molecular Signal Transduction Section
Laboratory of Allergic Diseases
"Mechanisms of Vascular Permeability in the Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome"
Alan Daughtery, PhD
Professor and Director
Saha Cardiovascular Research Center
University of Kentucky
To be Announced.
All seminars will be held in College of Medicine Research Building, located at 909 S Wolcott Ave
in Room 1020 Moss Auditorium unless designated above.
Coordinator: (312) 355-3281