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2014-2015 Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology Distinguished Lecture Series/Student Seminar Series

Distinguished Speakers
Fall 2015

DatePresentation
September 1st
Scott Edwards
Dr. Scott Edwards
Assistant Professor of Physiology
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center of Excellence, Neuroscience Center of Excellence
LSU Health Sciences Center

Title: Dysregulation of Glucocorticoid Receptor Signaling in Alcohol Dependence
12:00pm
Location TBA TechLinked TBA
September 8th
Jon Levine
Dr. Jon Levine
Professor and Vice-Chair, Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Faculty, Neuroscience Graduate Program
University of California at San Francisco

Title: TBA
12:00pm
Location TBA TechLinked TBA
October 6th
Winder
Dr. Danny Winder
Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Professor of Psychiatry
School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University

Title: Mechanisms Underlying Alcohol-Induced Vulnerability Of Synaptic Function in the Extended Amygdala
12:00pm
Location TBA TechLinked TBA
November 20th
Ken Mackie
Dr. Ken Mackie
Professor
Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Indiana University

Title: TBA
12:00pm
Location TBA TechLinked TBA
November 10th
Daniel Morgan
Dr. Daniel Morgan
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Penn State College of Medicine

Title: TBA
12:00pm
Location TBA TechLinked TBA

 

Distinguished Speakers
Spring 2015

DatePresentation
January 27
Ruth Perez
Dr. Ruth Perez
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
Center of Excellence in Neurosciences
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso

Title: Letting Nature Lead the Way to Novel Therapies for Parkinson's Disease


1:00pm
HSC 1C110A
   
March 24th
Price
Dr. Theodore Price
Associate Professor
School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences
The University of Texas at Dallas

Title: Novel pharmacological targets for the reversal of pain plasticity

12:00pm
ACB120 TechLinked EPAEC235
April 14th
yuanxian
Dr. Yuan-Xian Tao
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Dept. of Anesthesiology
New Jersey Medical School
Rutgers

Title: Epigenetic mechanism of neuropathic pain: role of DNA methylation

12:00pm
Location ACB 120 TechLinked  EPAEC 235
May 12th
Porreca
Dr. Frank Porreca
Alexander D. Kenny Memorial Lecture 2015-Distinguished Speaker
Vice Chair of Research
Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesiology
The University of Arizona

Title: Brain circuits mediating pain and its relief

12:00pm
Location ACB 120 TechLinked EPAEC 235

 

Distinguished Speakers
Fall 2014

DatePresentation
September 16th         
Jonathan Cohen
Dr. Jonathan Cohen
Professor of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School
Boston

Title: Illuminating Drug-Receptor Interactions: the diversity of general anesthetic binding sites in GABAA and nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

12:00pm
ACB 120
October 21st
David Morilak
Dr. David Morilak
Director, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Department of Pharmacology
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio

Title: Jekyll and Hyde - Brain monoamines and neuroimmune signaling in acute and chronic stress

12:00pm
ACB 120
November 11th
Feng Liu
Dr. Feng Liu
Professor
Department of Pharmacology
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio

Title: Grb10: Negative Regulation of mTORC1 Signaling in Obesity and Metabolism

12:00pm
ACB 120

 

 

 

 

 

 

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