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Spring 2024 Seminar Schedule

Student Seminars are on Tuesdays at 10 am 
*Distinguished Guest Seminars are on Tuesdays at 12 pm

*Tuesday, January 12th, 12:00 p.m. 
Distinguished Guest -  Rehab Auf, M.D./ Ph.D.
“A Quest to Conquer Illnesses”

Tuesday, January 16th, 10:00 a.m. 
Graduate Student - Zachary Hurtado 
*Tuesday, January 30th, 12:00 p.m. 
Distinguished Guest - Alyson Haslam, Ph.D.
“Exploring Aging: Anemias, Adenomas, and Cancer Treatment-Insights into Longevity and Health”

Tuesday, February 13th, 10:00 a.m.
Alejandra Gomez, Graduate Student
“CRES in the Brain Extracellular Matrix – A Key Player in Neuroplasticity and Remodeling”

Tuesday, February 20th, 10:00 a.m.
Graduate Student - Brent Kisby 
Role of brain vascular cell types in a neuroimmune mouse model of excessive ethanol consumption

Tuesday, March 5th, 10:00 a.m.
M.D./Ph.D. Student - Robert Barnes
“Evaluating ACEA for Dose- and Sex-Dependent Antinociceptive Effects and Exploration of the 5-HT1a Receptor's Role in ACEA's Modulation of Nociception, Thermoregulation, Motor Coordination, and Anxiety”

Tuesday, March 19th, 10:00 a.m.
 M.D./Ph.D. Student - Caezaan Keshvani
“Expression of ganglioside immunotherapeutic targets in neuroblastoma”

Tuesday, March 26th, 10:00 a.m.
Graduate Student - Philip Adjei
"Effects of TLR3 activation on temporal immune profiles of brain and blood in male and female FVB/B6 mice"

*Tuesday, April 2nd, 12:00 p.m.
Angela Ozburn, Ph.D. Distinguished Guest
"Neural Substrates of binge drinking"

Tuesday, April 16th, 12:00 p.m.
Fan Wang, Ph.D., Distinguished Guest
"Central Pain Processing Circuits

Tuesday, April 9th, 10:00 a.m.
Praneetha Panthagani, Graduate Student
“Journey of Butyl ether minocycline through the FDA approval”

Tuesday, May 21st, 12:00 p.m.
Evgeni Ponimaskin, Ph.D., Distinguished Guest
“Serotonin receptors: new hope in treatment of dementia?”

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