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Date Time Room Speaker Presentation Title
08-16-2017 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 FACULTY SPEAKER Abraham Al-Ahmad, Ph.D. Seminar course overview
08-23-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Heidi Villalba "The Effect of Myo-Inositol in Ischemic Stroke Injury: In-Vitro and In-Vivo Studies"
08-23-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Hanumantha Rao Madala  "IDH1 mutation-inspired inspired α-ketoglutaric acid mimics for GBM treatment"
08-30-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Nihar Kinarivala  "Design, Synthesis and Employment of Flupirtine-Derivative Chemical Probes for Neuroprotective Target Identification"
08-30-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Kshitij Verma  "Development of Potent and Highly Selective AKR1C3 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) and Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)"
09-06-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Yoon Jung Lee, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Exercise and epilepsy: the impact of stress hormones and neurogenesis in seizure threshold"
09-06-2017 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Md. Sanaullah Sajib, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Recombinant Slit2 therapy: An Alternative Therapeutic Approach to Diabetic Retinopathy"
09-13-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Faisal Alamri, Oral Qualifying Exam  "The Role of Selective D1 or D2 Activation by L-DOPA Treatment in Combination with Exercise on Enhancing Stroke Recovery"
09-13-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Sharavan Ramachandran, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Piperlongumine: A novel treatment option to overcome chemoresistance in melanoma"
09-20-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Md. Ashraf-Uz-Zaman, Oral Qualifying Exam "Design, Synthesis and Evaluation of Hypoxia Activated Combination Therapy for the Treatment of Solid Tumors"
09-20-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Ali Keshavarz, Oral Qualifying Exam "A microfluidic chip to emulate PAH-induced right-ventricular hypertrophy"
09-27-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Laxmi Iyer  "Tannic Acid is a Tissue-Specific Dual Modulator of Angiotensin Type 1 Receptor and Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor: An Insight into the French Paradox"
09-27-2017 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Md. Yousuf Ali, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Elucidation of the role of ACSL isoforms in regulation of energy metabolism and polarization of macrophage"
10-04-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Ahmed Alobaida, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Inhaled nitric oxide donors (NOD) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)"
10-04-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Ekram Chowdhury, Oral Qualifying Exam   "Targeted delivery of microRNA-210 mimic and potential synergistic effects in combination with melatonin in ischemic stroke"
10-11-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Md. Anwar Hossain, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Dual-acting inhibitors in treatment of chronic wound infections"
10-18-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Ronak Patel  "Isogenic models of the blood-brain barrier from patient-derived stem cells: A step closer in designing a neurovascular unit in a dish"
10-25-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Nehal Gupta  "Novel therapeutic approach to overcome paclitaxel resistance in breast cancer by targeting HER2/β-catenin signaling"
10-25-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Ali Sifat, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Effects of Maternal E-Cigarette Use on Neonatal Cognitive Function and Hypoxic Brain Injury"
11-01-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Srinidhi Jayaraman  "Do peptidases play a role in the pathophysiology of ischemic stroke – an investigational study"
11-01-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Abdullah Al Shoyaib, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Long-Acting Beta-Hydroxybutyrate (BHB) to Promote Motor Recovery Through Exercise After Ischemic Stroke in Mice"
11-03-2017 (Friday)  1:30pm AMA PAC 1110 GPPS Student Kshitij Verma, Doctoral Dissertation Defense  "Discovery of Potent and Highly Selective Small-Molecule Inhibitors of Aldo-Keto Reductase 1C3 (AKR1C3)"
11-08-2017 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Shyanne Page, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Determining the role of the System Xc- transporter in a patient-derived in-vitro model of the blood-brain barrier during ischemic stroke"
11-08-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Sreedhar Reddy Suthe, Oral Qualifying Exam  "Development of a Novel RON Targeted Antibody-Drug Conjugates using Cysteine Bridging Technology for Potential Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer"
11-10-2017 (Friday)  2:00pm AMA PAC 1110 GPPS Student Nihar Kinarivala, Doctoral Dissertation Defense  "Design, Synthesis and Evaluation of Aromatic Carbamates as Neuroprotective Agents"
11-15-2017      NO SEMINAR:  AAPS is Nov.12-15, 2017; Neuroscience is Nov. 11-15, 2017   
11-22-2017      NO SEMINAR   
11-29-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Md. Abul Kaisar "Novel Biomarkers of Smoking Toxicity at the BBB: Looking into Nrf2 Mitochondrial Transcriptomics"
11-29-2017  4:00pm AMA SOP 335 GPPS Student Faleh Alqahtani  "Evaluation of Blood Brain Barrier Integrity under Anesthesia with Ketamine or Volatile Anesthetic Agents"
12-08-2017  3:00pm AMA PAC 1110 GUEST SPEAKER Changxue Xu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University College of Engineering, Department of Industrial, Manufacturing, & Systems Engineering "Biofabrication of three-dimensional vascular-like constructs"
         
Date Time Room Speaker Presentation Title
01-17-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 FACULTY SPEAKER Abraham Al-Ahmad, Ph.D. Seminar course overview for first/second time presenters
01-24-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Ronak Patel "tba"
02-07-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Thamer Albekairi "tba"
02-09-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GUEST SPEAKER Chun-Li Zhang, Ph.D., Associate Professor, W. W. Caruth, Jr. Scholar in Biomedical Research, Dept. of Molecular Biology, Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX "tba"
02-14-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Snehal Raut "tba"
02-21-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Bader Huwaimel "tba"
02-28-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Taylor Liles "tba"
03-02-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Hanumantha Rao Madala, Doctoral Dissertation Defense "tba"
03-07-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Andrew Baez "tba"
03-14-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Fatema Tuz Zahra "tba"
03-21-2018     NO SEMINAR: Student Research Week in Lubbock, March 20-23, 2018  
03-28-2018 3:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Ahmed Morsy "tba"
04-04-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Sharavan Ramachandran "tba"
04-11-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Daniela Rolph "tba"
04-18-2018     NO SEMINAR: AACR Conference, April 14-18, 2018  
04-25-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Carl 'Joey' Greene "tba"
04-25-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Behnaz Lahooti "tba"
05-02-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Kumari 'Iti' Kaushik "tba"
05-02-2018 4:00pm AMA SOP 335 / DAL SW 433 GPPS Student Behnam Noorani "tba"
         
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