University of Illinois College of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
Visiting Professor Seminar Series
Wednesdays at 12:00 PM, 1020 COMRB
Robert Feil, PhD
Interfakultares Institut fur Biochemie
"New Mouse Models and Function of cGMP Signaling"
CCTS Distinguished Lecture
Kevin Eggan, PhD
Dept of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Harvard Medical School
"Using Stem Cell Biology and Reprogramming Technology to Untangle the Genetic Complexity of Motor Neuron Disease"
Mark Gladwin, MD
Director of Vascular Medicine Institute
Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
"Haldane, Hot Dogs, and Halitosis: The Anion Nitrate as an Intrinsic Hypoxic Signaling Molecule and New Therapy for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension"
Athanasia D. Panopoulos, PhD
Gene Expression Laboratory
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
La Jolla, CA
"'Reprogramming' our Understanding of Development and Disease"
Kareen Kreutziger, PhD
Department of Pathology
University of Washington
"The VHL Tumor Suppressor: Insights Into Oxygen Sensing and Cancer Metabolism"
Victor Thannickal, MD
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Division Director of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care
University of Alabama
"Building Functional Human Heart Tissue from Pluripotent Stem Cells"
William G Kaelin, Jr, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brighman and Women's Hospital
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
"Mechanistic Links Between Aging and Pulmonary Fibrosis"
Yasuo Mori, PhD
Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Graduate School of Engineering
"Redox Physiology of TRP Channels"
Anna Huttenlocher, MD
Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Wisconsin
"Imaging Leukocyte Migration: Implications to Human Disease"
Shahin Rafii, MD
Professor of Genetic and Regenerative Medicine
Department of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
"Instructive Contribution of the Vascular Niche to organ Regeneration and Tumor Growth"
Harold Chapman, MD
University of California
San Franciso, CA
"Regenerative Pathways in the Lung After Injury"
Nigel Mackman, PhD
John C Parker Distinguished
Professor of medicine
Director, UNC McAllister Heart Institute
Chapel Hill, NC
"Role of Tissue Factor, Coagulation Factors and PARs in Health and Disease"
Roger Sunahara, PhD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
"It's a Matter of Perspective: Receptor-Coupled G Protein and G Protein-Coupled Receptors"
Dianqing Wu, PhD
School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
"New Insights Into Cell Migration Regulation"
Donald L. Gill, PhD
Chair, Department of Biochemsitry
"Calcium Signal Transduction Through STIM Proteins and Orai Channels"
Michael X. Zhu, PhD
Dept of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology
University of Texas
Health Science Center at Houston
To Be Announced
Mark Looney, PhD
Depts of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
"Visualizing Immune Responses in the Intact Lung"
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