Rush University - Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology


2010 DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Department of Molecular Biophysics & Physiology

Rush University Medical Center

All seminars are held at Rush University Medical Center
1750 West Harrison Street, Room 1201 Jelke Bldg.
and begin at 11:00 AM, unless noted otherwise (in red).

Future Seminars
2006 Seminar Series | 2007 Seminar Series | 2008 Seminar Series
2009 Seminar Series | 2010 Seminar Series | 2011 Seminar Series


Jerald Curran, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

The Role of Calcium Calmodulin-dependent Protein Kinase II in the Arrhythmogenic Potential of the Increased Diastolic Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Leak
(Ph.D. Dissertation Defense)

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:30 a.m.  Friday, March 5, 2010

Host: Thomas Shannon

Dr. Seema Desai, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Early Senescence in HIV Disease

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, March 15, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Linda Kenney, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Complex Regulation of Two-Component Systems

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, April 19, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Stephen Jones, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Ions as Probes for Calcium Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, April 26, 2010

Host: Dirk Gillespie

[Schedule]

Dr. Fred S. Lamb, Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Children's Hospital, Iowa City, IA

ClC-3 Chloride-Proton Antiporter Currents Support Endosomal Superoxide Production by Nox1 and Nox2 NADPH Oxidases

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 17, 2010

Host: Tom DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Dr. Miguel A. Aon, Institute of Molecular Cardiobiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Redox-Optimized ROS Balance and Cardiac Function

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 24, 2010

Host: Elena Dedkova

[Schedule]

Dr. Leon Glass, Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Cardiac Arrhythmias - From Simple Models to the Clinic

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, June 14, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Jaydeep Bardhan, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Hemoglobin: Is the "Textbook" Model Wrong?

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, June 28, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

Dr. Merritt Maduke, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Conformational Change in CLC Proteins

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, August 30, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Peter Larsson, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Cooperativity Between Subunits of Proton Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, September 27, 2010

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Joel Michael, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Using Cases in the New Rush M1 Curriculum

Room 1201, Department Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

12:00 a.m.  Monday, October 4, 2010

Demetrio Santiago, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Local vs. Global Ryanodine Receptor Mediated Diastolic Calcium Release in Adult Mammalian Ventricular Mycocytes
(Ph.D. Dissertation Defense)

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, November 8, 2010

Host: Thomas Shannon

Dr. Allen Place, Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Karlodinium Veneficum - The Little Dinoflagellate with a Big Bite

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Host: Tom DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Dr. Lin Mei, Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Signaling Mechanisms of Neuromuscular Junction Assembly

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Thursday, December 9, 2010

Host: Jingsong Zhou

[Schedule]

Dr. John Woodland Hastings, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Dinoflagellate Bioluminescence and the Regulation of Flashing

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

2:00 p.m.  Monday, December 20, 2010

Host: Tom DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Departmental Contact Information
The core of the Department is located on the 12th floor of the Jelke Southcenter (JS) Building.
1750 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612-3824, U.S.A.
Telephone: 312-942-6454     Fax: 312-942-8711

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