University of Illinois College of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
Visiting Professor Seminar Series
Wednesdays at 12:00 PM, 1020 COMRB
Michael Zhu, PhD
Depts of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology
University of Texas Health Science center
"Calcium Release Channels in the Endolysosomes"
Muniswamy Madesh, PhD
Biochemistry, Cardiovascular Research Center, Center for Translational Medicine
"Discovery of Mitochondrial Ca2+ Importer Regulators"
Walter Duran, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
Dept of Pharmacology and Physiology
New Jersey Medical School
"Nitric Oxide: Fundamental Endothelial Mechanistic Signal in Microvascular Permeability"
Steven Smith, PhD
Professor and Scientific Director
Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes
Sanford Burnham Research Institute
"Molecular and Cellular Programming of Visceral and Subcataneous Adipose Tissue"
Jay Kolls, MD
Pediatrics and Immunology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
"Th17 Cytokines and Mucosal Immunity"
Alan Fine, MD
Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine
"The Role of the Mesothelim in Lung Development"
Roberto Weigert, PhD
Intracellular Membrane Trafficking Unit
"Unraveling the Coordination Among Membrane Trafficking, Cytoskeleton and Cell Metabolism in Live Animals by Using Intravital Microscopy"
Simeon Goldblum, MD
Medicine and Pathology
University of Maryland
"NEU1 Siadlidase Disrupts CD21-Driven Angiogenesis in Human Lung Microvascular Endothelia"
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