Rush University - Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology


2014 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
2015 Seminar Series


Dr. Pieter P. de Tombe, Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL

Myocardial Sarcomere Dynamics in Health and Disease

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, February 3, 2014

Host: Eduardo Rios

[Schedule]

Dr. Stephen Highstein, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Evidence that Protons Act as a Neurotransmitter at Vestibular Hair Cell-Calyx Synapses

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

9:00 a.m.  Monday, February 10, 2014

Host: Thomas DeCoursey

Dr. Carmay Lim, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

Ion Selectivity: Ion Channels and Bipolar Disorder

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, March 10, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Troels Ring, Department of Nephrology, The Faculty of Medicine, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark

Whole-body Acid Balance - Something for Physical Chemistry?

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 5, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Antonio C. Bianco, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Deiodinase-mediated Thyroid Hormone Signaling in Health and Disease

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, May 12, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Alexander Peyser, Simulation Lab Neuroscience, Jülich Supercomputing Centre, Institute for Advanced Simulation, Jülich Research Center, Jülich, Germany

Multiscaling the Human Brian, from Ion Channels to Neural Networks

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, July 21, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Madeline A. Shea, Department of Biochemistry, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

To Bind or Not to Bind? Calmodulin Discriminates among Voltage-Dependent Sodium Channels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, August 11, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Sarah Veatch, Department of Biophysics and Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Phases and Fluctuations in Biological Membranes: Functional Roles and Misregulation by General Anesthetics

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, October 27, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Felix Hohendanner, M.D., Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Excitation Contraction Coupling and the Role of Inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate in Atrial Cardiac Myocytes in Healthy and Diseased Hearts
(Ph.D. Dissertation Defense)

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

1:00 p.m.  Friday, October 31, 2014

Host: Lothar Blatter

[Schedule]

Dr. Jorge Contreras, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

Gating and Regulation of Connexin Hemichannels

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, December 1, 2014

Host: Bob Eisenberg

[Schedule]

Dr. Ruben Markosyan, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Role of Acidic pH in Ebola Mediated Cell-Cell Fusion

Room 1005, Herrick Conference Room - Jelke Bldg.

10:00 a.m.  Monday, December 8, 2014

Host: Fredric Cohen

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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