Pharmacology Seminar Series

Fall 2019 Seminar Schedule

September

4th

 

Patrick Sung, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry
UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
Title: Chromosome damage repair via the BRCA tumor suppression axis
Room 444B at 12 pm
11th Juli Bai, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
Title: The cGAS-cGAMP-STING pathway: a molecular link between immunity and metabolism
Room 444B at 12 pm

18th

Frank Porreca, Ph.D.
Departments of Pharmacology, Anesthesiology, Cancer Biology and Neuroscience
College of Medicine
Tucson University of Arizona Health Sciences
Title: Central circuits underlying stress-related functional pain disorders
Room 444B at 12 pm

25th

Chu Chen, Ph.D.
Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology
UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
Title: Endocannabinoid signaling in neurodegenerative diseases
Room 444B at 12 pm
October

2nd

Jennifer Donegan, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
Title: Targeting interneurons to treat schizophrenia
Room 444B at 12 pm

10th
Thursday

Michelle Arkin, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry School of Pharmacy
University of California, San Francisco
Title: Hacking protein-protein interaction networks
Thursday in Room 409L at 12 pm

16th

Etienne Sibille, Ph.D.
Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute of CAMH
Neurobiology of Depression & Aging Laboratory, CAMH
Department of Psychiatry and of Pharmacology and Toxicology
University of Toronto, CANADA
Title: Inhibitory GABAergic deficits and cognition in depression and during aging: Mechanisms and therapeutic targeting
Room 444B at 12 pm

30th

David R. Sibley, Ph.D.
Molecular Neuropharmacology Section
NINDS
NIH
Bethesda, Maryland
Title: Searching for selectivity: the identification of novel modulators for targeting dopaminergic signaling
Room 444B at 12 pm
November

6th

Monica Serra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Care
UT Health San AntonioTitle: Exercise Rehabilitation to Improve Energy Utilization and Reduce Fatigue in Older Adults with DisabilityRoom 444B at 12 pm

13th

Cheryl L. Stucky, Ph.D.
Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WisconsinTitle: Transient receptor potential canonical 5 mediates persistent inflammatory painRoom 444B at 12 pm

20th

Yu Shin Kim, Ph.D.
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
UT Health San Antonio
Title: In vivo cellular messengers imaging to study pain, itch, and all somatosensation
Room 444B at 12 pm
December

4th

Gek-Ming Sia, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
Title: How Immune Mechanisms Shape Brain Wiring in Development and Disease: the Role of Complement Inhibitors
Room 444B at 12 pm

18th

Cagla Eroglu, Ph.D.
Departments of Cell Biology and Neurobiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
Title: How do astrocytes sculpt synaptic circuits?
Room 309L at 12 pm

No Seminars:

  • October 19th-23rd – SFN
  • November 28th – Thanksgiving
  • December 8th-12th – ACNP
  • December 19th – Christmas Week

Past Seminars