2010 Schedule

Date/Time/Location Speaker Title

17 December-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Akihiko Urayama, PhD
Faculty Candidate
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

title TBA

 

10 December-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Heather Desaire, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Pawel Ciborowski, PhD

title TBA

 

3 December-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Louis J. Ptacek, MD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Steve Bonasera, PhD

Genetic characterization of human sleep and phase phenotypes in humans

19 November-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Ileana M. Cristea, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: PEN Graduate Students

At the Dynamic Interface between Viruses and Hosts: A Proteomics Perspective

5-November-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Sungwon Kim, PhD
Faculty Candidate
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

Rescheduling for JAN 2011

 

29 October-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Richard Daneman, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Hamid Band, MD, PhD

Cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating blood-brain barrier formation

22 October-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Syed Shaida Ahmad Andrabi, MSc, PhD
Faculty Candidate
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, M.D.

Role of Poly (ADP) Ribose Signaling in Neuronal Cell Death

15 October-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Jyothi Arikkath, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: PEN Department

Mechanisms of dendrite and spine morphogenesis in hippocampal neurons

24 September-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Woo-Yang Kim, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard Fox, MD, PhD

GSK-3 signaling in brain development: From neural stem cells to neurons

23 September-Thursday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Theodore Bartoletti
Graduate Student- Wallace Thoreson Lab

Synaptic Strength at the Photoreceptor Ribbon Synapse: Vesicle Pools, CA (2+) Channel Number and Vesicular Glutamate Concentration

17 September-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Tony W. Wilson, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

Evaluating the dynamics of neuronal population responses during sensory

2 September-Thursday
Noon Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

William Mobley, MD, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, M.D.

Exploring the Neurobiology of Down Syndrome: Bringing Science to Medicine

23 August-Friday
Noon Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Olivia M. Merkel, PhD
Faculty Candidate
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

Targeted, local, and image-guided siRNA delivery

13 August-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Aaron Mercer
Graduate student

 

Calcium Channels at the Photoreceptor Synapse: Lateral Movements and Physiological Implications

6 August-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Stephanie Kraft-Terry
Graduate student - Howard E. Gendelman lab

Elucidating monocyte phenotypic changes during differentiation using novel proteomic platforms

23 July-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Jason C. Bartz, PhD
UNL Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

Prion adaptation to a new host species: The role of strain adaptation

16 July-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Shelly B. Hooks, PhD
Seminar Speaker

Host: Myron Toews, PhD

Lysophospholipid Signaling Pathways in Development and Cancer

9 July-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Caronda Moore
Graduate student - Keshore Bidasee lab

Reactive Carbonyl Species and Superoxide Production in Endothelial Progenitor Cells

2 July-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Wittson Hall, Room 3034

Yunlong Huang, Ph.D.
Post Doc - Jialin Zheng's lab

Dysregulated Glutaminase in HIV-1-Infected Microglia Mediates Neurotoxicity through the NMDA Receptor

25 June-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Puttappa Dodmane
Graduate student - Myron Toews' lab

Activation and Regulation of EGFRs by hogbarn dust and characterization of factors involved

11 June-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Tomomi Kiyota, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: PEN Department

AAV-mediated gene delivery of cytokines; Therapeutic implications for Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis

4 June-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Changhai Tian
Graduate student - Jialin Zheng's lab

Ling Ye
Graduate student - Jialin Zheng's lab

Host: PEN Department

Development of induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells from astrocytes: Potential application to Parkinson’s disease

Potential Function of MicroRNA-124 in Human Neurogenesis Under Normal and Inflammatory Conditions

28 May-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Babu Tekwani, PhD
Seminar Speaker)

Host: David McMillan, PhD

New insights into the pathways to drug-induced hemolytic toxicity

14 May-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Paul M. Carvey, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD and
R. Lee Mosley, PhD

Blood Brain Barrier Dysfunction in Neurodegenerative Disease: Implications for Disease progression

7 May-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Phillip G. Popovich, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

Central and peripheral consequences of activating the immune system after spinal cord injury

30 April-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Joan Berman, PhD
(Seminar Speaker)
Host: Howard Fox, MD, PhD

Mechanisms of Neuroinflammation and Toxicity: Critical Roles in NeuroAIDS

16 April-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Shey-Shing Sheu, PhD
Seminar Speaker

Host: Keshore Bidasee, PhD

Mitochondrial Ca2+ and ROS Crosstalk Signaling in Heart Cells and Neurons

 

9 April-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Kalipada Pahan, PhD
Seminar Speaker

Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

A new gender-specific molecule for targeting EAE and MS

26 March-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Kristina Simeone, PhD
UNL Seminar Speaker
Host: Myron Toews, PhD

Epilepsy and its Sleep Disorder Co-Morbidity

19 March-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Todd A. FIacco, PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Tammy Kielian, PhD

Neuronally activated astrocytic Gq G-protein coupled receptors: What is the significance?

12 March-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Timothy Simeone, PD
UNL Seminar Speaker
Host: Myron Toews, PhD

Epilepsy: Dysregulation of Emergent Properties of Neuronal Networks

19 February-Thursday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Don Skifter, PhD
(Seminar Speaker)
Host: PEN Graduate Students

Complete Genomics Human Whole-Genome Sequencing

12 February-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Sowmya V. Yelamanchili, PhD
Post-doc Research Associate
Howard Fox lab

Upregulation of microRNA-21 in neurons dysregulates the expression of MEF2C in SIV/HIV associated neurological disease

5 February-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Theodore Bartoletti
Graduate student, Wallace Thoreson lab

Ari Nowacek
Graduate student, Howard E. Gendelman lab

Increasing presynaptic glutamate concentrations enhances post synaptic currents at the cone photoreceptor synapse

Pharmacokinetics, Subcellular Trafficking, Biodistribution, and Efficacy of NanoART: Implications for HIV Therapeutics

29 January-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

 

Howard E. Gendelman, MD
Seminar Speaker

Jason Nickla
(Seminar Speaker)

 

27 January-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

Yuejia Luo, MD., PhD
Seminar Speaker
Host: Jialin Zheng, M.D.

How anxiety influences our cognition: Evidence from ERP/fMRI studies

22 January-Friday
9 AM Seminar
Durham Research Center I, 1002

 

Carley Ninemire
Graduate student, Howard Fox lab

 Amrita Chaudhuri Datta
Graduate student, Howard Fox lab

Identification of potential pathogenic changes in siv/meth comorbidity

Effect of microrna-142 on protein expression in be-2 cells:a proteomic and genomic approach

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