Research Days 2004
The 2004 Research Days event was held July 29-30. TTUHSC President M. Roy Wilson,
MD delivered the keynote speech, and Roderick Nairn, PhD, Dean of the Graduate School
of Biomedical Sciences and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, closed the
event and presented awards. Sixty-two posters were presented during Research Days;
of these, fifty-three were entered into the competition.
2004 Research Days Poster Winners
Pharmacy Student Ajith Pai
Resident Timothy Mazzolini, PharmD
Graduate Student Jennifer Paulson
Post Doctoral Research Associate Chinavenmani Velu, PhD
Faculty (Pharmacy Practice) C.A. (CAB) Bond, PharmD
Faculty (Pharmaceutical Sciences) Paul Lockman, PhD
Faculty Podium Presentations
Two faculty members from each Department presented their research during the podium
Ming-Hai Wang, MD, PhD
“Disruption of Wnt Signaling Pathways by Targeting the RON Receptor Tyrosine Kinase:
Therapeutic Potentials in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancers”
Eric MacLaughlin, PharmD
“Osteoporosis Screening and Education in Community Pharmacies Using a Team Approach”
Suzanne Lindsey, PhD
"Mig-7: Cancer Cell-Specific Target and Marker Potential"
Trey Putnam, PhD
"A Multi-Pronged Approach to Regulation of Protein Activity"
The SOP Office of Research would like to extend a special thanks to Levi Kirwin with
VWR International for providing the Roasters coffee at both poster sessions and breakfast.