Rush University - Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology


2013 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 1005 Jelke Bldg.
and begin at 10:00 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
2012 Seminar Series | 2013 Seminar Series | 2014 Seminar Series


Dr. Paul O'Connor, Section of Experimental Medicine, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA

Looking for the Source of Free Radicals in Hypertension and Kidney Disease: The Emerging Role of HVCN1

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, February 18, 2013

Host: Thomas DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Dr. Michael C. Reed, Department of Mathematics, Duke University, Durham, NC

Consequences of Levodopa Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, March 4, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Julio Cordero-Morales, Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Molecular Basis of Temperature Detection By Specialized Sensory Receptors

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Thursday, March 28, 2013

Host: Carlo Manno

[Schedule]

Dr. Jin O-Uchi, Center for Translational Medicine, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Regulation of Cardiac Excitation and Contraction/Metabolism Coupling by Adrenergic Signaling: Physiology and Pathophysiology

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, April 15, 2013

Host: Jingsong Zhou

[Schedule]

Dr. Christopher Ahern, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Using Synthetic Amino Acids to Study Structure-Function Relationships in Ion Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, April 29, 2013

Host: Thomas DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Dr. Katja Lindenberg, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and BioCircuits Institute, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Subdiffusive Processes: Transport and Reactions

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 13, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Heike Wulff, Department of Pharmacology, University of California Davis, Davis, CA

The Lymphocyte Potassium Channels Kv1.3 and KCa3.1 as Targets for Immunosuppression

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 20, 2013

Host: Thomas DeCoursey

[Schedule]

Dr. Bonnie Wallace, Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, Birkbeck College, University of London, London, England

Journal Club: Voltage-Gated Sodium (and Other) Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Thursday, May 23, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Dezso Boda, Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Pannonia, Veszprem, Hungary

The Role of Solvation in the Binding Affinity of Ca Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, June 17, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

Dr. Douglas Henderson, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Henry Eyring, Family, Friend, and Rate Theory

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Xiao Xiao, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Systemic Gene Transfer to Muscle and Nerve for Muscular Dystrophies

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, July 1, 2013

Host: Jingsong Zhou

[Schedule]

Dr. Karin Sipido, Division of Experimental Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

T-tubules and Calcium Microdomains near Ryanodine Receptors in Cardiac Myocytes

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, July 15, 2013

Host: Eduardo Rios

[Schedule]

Dr. Renzhi Han, Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

Molecular Mechanisms of Muscular Dystrophy and Therapeutic Strategies

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, October 7, 2013

Host: Jingsong Zhou

[Schedule]

Dr. Jared Ostmeyer, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Buried Water Molecules Control the Conformation of the Potassium Channel Selectivity Filter

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, November 11, 2013

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[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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