University of Illinois College of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
Visiting Professor Seminar Series
Wednesdays at 12:00 PM, 1020 COMRB
John Hartwig, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
"What Filamin A Null Platelets are Trying to Tell Us!"
Mortimer Poncz, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
"Marking and Stopping Platelet Production"
Kalpana Merchant, PhD
CSO, Translational Science
Eli Lilly and Company
"Translational Science: What Is It and How It Can Improve Human Health"
John K Westwick, PhD
President and CEO
Odyssey Thera, Inc
San Ramon, CA
"High Context Drug Discovery"
Balaraman Kalyanaraman, PhD
Chairman and Professor of Biophysics Director
Free Radical Research Center
Medical College of Wisconsin
"Targeted Antioxidants and Nitroxides in Breast Cancer Biology, Treatment and Imaging"
Ed Morrisey, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Cell and Developmental Biology
Penn Institute for Regenerative Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
"Post-Transcriptional Regulation of Lung Endoderm Development and Regeneration"
Kristin Baldwin, PhD
Department of Cell Biology
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
"Diversity in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Lines and Neurons: A Role for Stochastic Mechanisms"
David Brindley, PhD
Department of Biochemistry
University of Alberta
"Mechanisms for the Production of Chemo-Resistance by Circulating Autotaxin and Lysophosphatidate in Breast Cancer"
R Mark Henkelman, PhD
Department of Medical Biophysics
Mouse Imaging Centre
Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto Centre for Phenogenomics
"Imaging for Mouse Phenotyping"
Shaun R Coughlin, MD, PhD
Distinguished Professorship in Cardiovascular
Biology and Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Cardiovascular Research Institute
San Francisco, CA
"Protease-Activated Receptors in Vascular Biology and Beyond"
David T Eddington, PhD
Department of Bioengineering
University of Illinois
"Microfluidic Solutions for Medicine and Biology"
Kurt Stenmark, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Section Head, Critical Care Medicine Director
Developmental Lung Biology and Cardiovascular Pulmonary
University of Colorado Denver
"Importance of the Vascular Stroma in Pulmonary Hypertension: Evidence from Animal Models and the Human Disease"
J Silvio Gutkind, PhD
Chief of Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Branch
Chief of Cell Growth Regulation Section and Molecular Carcinogenesis Unit
"From G Proteins to mTOR: Translating Signlaing Circuitries into Targeted Cancer Therapies"
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