Research Seminar Speaker Series

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Research Seminar Speaker Series 2019-2020

Research Seminar Series have been POSTPONED until futher notice

Date Time/Location Speaker Title/Research Area SOM Host

December 13, 2019

12:00-1:00pm
MBRF 2.200
Zack Elmageed, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,
Rangel College of Pharmacy,
Texas A&M-Kingsville
Spanning around the diagnostic/prognostic utilities of exosomal microRNAs Dr. Manish Tripathi,
Department of Immunology & Microbiology

January 29, 2020

12:00-1:00pm
SOM Auditorium

Zoom:
HCEBL 2.118
BLIBR 2.206*

Michael Escamilla, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and
Department Chair,
School of Medicine,
UTRGV
Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia - A Search for Biological and Clinical Origins Dr. Jay Morrow,
Department of Population Health & Biostatistics

February 28, 2020

12:00-1:00pm
SOM Auditorium

Zoom:
HCEBL 1.136.02
BLIBR 3.102

Eric Storch, Ph.D.
McIngvale Presidential Endowed Chair,
Professor Vice Chair,
Head of Psychology, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences,
Baylor College of Medicine
Advancing Treatment in Child Psychiatry: Understanding What Works, Why it Works, and Why Reflection is Needed Dr. Robert Nelson,
Department of Pediatrics

March 19, 2020

12:00-1:00pm
SOM Auditorium*

Zoom:
HCEBL 2.118
BLIBR 3.102

Lawrence J. Mandarino, Ph.D.
Director of UA Center for Disparities in Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism,
University of Arizona Health Sciences
The Role of vwa8 in Liver Mitochondria Dr. Sara Reyna,
Department of Molecular Science

April 24, 2020

12:00-1:00pm
EMEBL 2.125

Zoom:
HCEBL 1.136.02
BROBL 1.110
BLIBR 3.102

Tim Anderson, Ph.D.
Lead, Disease Intervention and Prevention,
Texas Biomedical Research Institute
The genetic basis and evolution of biomedically important traits in two of the most important human groups of parasites Dr. Sarah Williams-Blangero,
Department of Human Genetics

June 26, 2020

12:00-1:00pm
SOM Auditorium*

Zoom:
HCEBL 2.118*
BLIBR 2.206*

Anirban Maitra, MBBS
Professor of Pathology and Translational Molecular Pathology, Deputy Division Head for Academic Science,
MD Anderson Cancer Center
*Presentation title pending but will be related to pancreatic cancer research. Dr. Subash Chauhan,
Department of Immunology & Microbiology

Note:* indicates item is tentative pending final confirmation. Also, all presentations will be streamed via Zoom to the other two campuses where the presentation is not been hosted.