Seminar Series - Fall 2018

     Pharmacology Seminar Series

FALL 2018  

September 28, 2018
1:00 P.M.

Robert Wessells, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology WSU

Fly Me to the Moon: Drosophila
as a Platform for Discovery
of Exercise Mimetics
6364 Scott Hall 
October 5, 2018
1:00 P.M.
Jun Li, M.D., Ph..
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology WSU
Upstream Mechanisms in
Segmental Demyelination
October 12, 2018
1:00 P.M.
David Kessel, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology WSU
Exploring New death Pathways
For Malignant Cell Types
6364 Scott Hall
October 19, 2018
1:00 P.M.
Gregory Tall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Parmacology
University of Michigan
Deciphering the adhension GPCR 
Tethered Agonist Mechanism and
Using it for Probe Compound Discovery
6364 Scott Hall
October 26, 2018
1:00 P.M.
Xiaohong Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Center for Cancer an Cell Biolog
Van Andel Research Institute

Bone Cell-Specific Role of TGFBR2
in Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis
and Tumor Dormancy

6364 Scott Hall
November 2, 2018
1:00 P.M.
Haidong Gu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department Biological Sciences
Wayne State University
Friend or Foe?  Differentiating
Host Factors in HSV-1 Infection
6364 Scott Hall
November 9, 2018
1:00 P.M.
Daniel Vogt, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Michigan State University
Novel Insights into PV+Cortical
Interneuron Cell Fate
Specification via Disruption of the
Signaling Pathway
6364 Scott Hall
November 30,2018
12:00 Noon
Matthew LaVoie, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ann Romney Center for
Neurologic Diseases
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School

Proteostasis and Mitochondrial
Pathways in the Pathogenesis
 and Treatment
of Parkinson's Disease

6364 Scott Hall
December 7, 2018
Kin Sing Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Michigan State University
Epoxy-Fatty Acids as a Novel
Lipid Mediator for Human
6364 Scott Hall
December 20, 2018
12:00 Noon
Michael Fox, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director
Center for Developmental and
Translational Neurology
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Shedding New Light on the
Mechanisms that Underlie
Visual Circuit Formation
2268 Scott Hall 
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