2013 Seminars

Date/Time/Location Speaker Title
11 January, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002
Qingsheng Li, PhD
University of Nebraska Lincoln
Host: Tony Wilson, PhD
"Mucosal Transmission of HIV-1 and Its Prevention"

18 January, Friday
Rescheduled for March 29th
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Tadeusz Wysocki, PhD
University of Nebraska Lincoln
Host: Tony Wilson, PhD

"Modeling biological processes using communication protocols"
25 January, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Anumantha Kanthasamy, PhD
Iowa State University
Host: Lee Mosley, PhD

"Novel Oxidative Signaling in Dopaminergic Neurodegeneration and Translational Strategies" 
1 February, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002
Gang Zhang
Graduate Student
Mentor: Howard E. Gendelman, MD
Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience
"Enhanced nanoART therapy by a new adjuvant drug URMC-099" 
8 February, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002
Jennifer Black, PhD
Eppley
Host: Myron Toews, PhD
"New insights into the regulation of protein kinase C"
15 February, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Yi Wang
Graduate Student
Mentor:

Tianyzi Li
Graduate Student
Mentor: Howard E. Gendelman

"Glutaminase 1 is essential for the survival, differentiation, and proliferation of neural progenitor cells" 

 

"Small magnetite containing antiretroviral therapy particle for drug delivery to HIV reservoir"

22 February, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002
Tian C. Zhang, PhD, PE
University of Nebraska Lincoln
Host: Tony Wilson, PhD
"Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Carbon-Nanotube Nanosensors: Principles and Biomolecular Applications"

1 March, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Jianxun Xia 
Graduate Student
Mentor: Huangui Xiong, MD., PhD

"Co-morbid effects of Methamphetamine and HIV gp120 on NMDA receptor-associated neuronal hyperpolarization in rat hippocampal slices"
8 March, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Norman Haughey, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
Host: Huangui Xiong, MD., PhD

"Molecular and Transgenic Approaches to Unravel the Mechanisms for Altered Amyloid Handling in the Setting of HIV-infection"
15 March, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Ariel Burns
Graduate Student
Mentor: Pawel Ciborowski, PhD

Aditya Bade
Graduate Student
Mentor: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

"Histone Deacetylase1 (HDAC1) Deregulation in HIV-1-Infected Macrophages Exposed to Methamphetamine"

 

"Inflammation and MEMRI Signal Enhancement

29 March, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Tadeusz Wysocki, PhD
University of Nebraska Lincoln
Host: Tony Wilson, PhD

"Modeling biological processes using communication protocols"
9 April, Tuesday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Staci Bilbo, PhD
Duke University
Host: PEN Graduate Students

 
12 April, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Phil Purnell
Graduate Student
Mentor: Howard Fox, PhD

Xiaohuan Xia
Graduate Student
Mentor: Iqbal Ahmad, PhD

 
19 April, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Adrian Epstein
Graduate Student 
Host: Mike Boska, PhD

 
26 April, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Max Kurz, PhD
Munroe Meyer
Host: Tony Wilson, PhD

 
3 May, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Andrew Tager, MD
Harvard University
Host: Larisa Poluektova, PhD and Myron Toews, PhD

"General topic is mice with humanized immune system"
9 May, Thursday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Amrita Datta Chaudhuri Dissertation Defense
Graduate Student
Mentor: Howard Fox, PhD

 
10 May, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Arthi Kanthasamy, PhD
Iowa State University
Host: Dan Monaghan, PhD

 
17 May, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Andrea Martinez-Skinner
Graduate Student 
Host: Howard E. Gendelman, MD

 
24 May, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Olimpia Meucci, MD., PhD
Drexel University
Host: Shilpa Buch, PhD

 
31 May, Friday
9 a.m. Seminar
Durham Research Center 1002

Nicky Haverland
Graduate Student 
Host:

 

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