Integrative Physiology & Pharmacology Ph.D. Program at Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University Graduate School » Integrative Physiology & Pharmacology Ph.D. Program

John Martinez, Thesis Defense
Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.
RH Dean Biomedical Research Building
3rd Floor Conference Room

Martinez Master Dissertation

Biotech Place Auditorium – 151
Fall Semester — MONDAYS 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

9/19/2016 Meijian Guan An exome-wide association study for type 2 diabetes-attributed end-stage kidney disease in African Americans Dr. Maggie Ng

9/26/2016 Kristofer Michalson Cardiovascular Dysfunction and Heart Failure in Non-Human Primates: Evaluation of Pathways in Models of Accelerating Inflammaging Dr. Tom Register

10/3/2016  NO SEMINAR

10/10/2016 NO SEMINAR – Rescheduled to 11/28/2016

10/12/2016  “Dissecting aversive sertonergic circuits in the extended amygdala”  Catherine Marcinkiewcz, PhD UNC-Chapel Hill   – PTCRC Auditorium 4:00 p.m.

10/17/2016 Renata Megalhaes Bioengineering functional uterine tissue in a rabbit model Dr. Anthony Atala

10/24/2016 Rosine Dushime A New Strategy to Inhibit Chlamydial Infection Dr. Allan Tsang

10/31/2016 Omeed Rahimi Angiotensin-(1-7) Reduces Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiac Toxicity Dr. Peg Gallagher

11/7/2016 Graduate Student meeting with Program Director Dr. Paul Czoty

11/14/2016 NSF Meeting NSF Meeting

11/21/2016 Alexander Bashore Characterization and Catabolism of ApoM-Containing HDL Particles Dr. John Parks

11/28/2016 Stephen Day A case for chronic GLP-1 (9-36) administration as a novel therapeutic to treat learning and memory impairments in a mouse model of Down syndrome Dr. Tao Ma

12/5/2016 Zachary Zabarsky “Novel Therapies for the treatment of spinal cord injury” Dr. Tom Smith

12/12/2016 Sara Ewin Dissecting the contributions of the basolateral amygdala – nucleus accumbens circuit in the addiction-vulnerable phenotype engendered by chronic early life stress Dr. Jeff Weiner

12/19/2016 Finals

SPRING SEMESTER — MONDAYS 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

1/23/2017 Allison Dyevoich The Role of B1 cells in suppressing Peritoneal Carcinomatosis Dr. Karen Haas

1/30/2017 Pooja Patil The Effect of a Muscadine Grape Extraxt on ANGII-Induced Hypertenstion and Cardiac Damage Dr. Peg Gallagher

2/6/2017 Deborah Luessen The effect of ethanol on serotonin 5-HT1A receptor internalization Dr. Rong Chen

2/13/2017 Marianne Collard Muscadine Grape Extract (MGE) Attenuates the Progression of Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer Dr. Ann Tallant

2/20/2017 Taylor Stowe Effects of phendimetrazine, a candidate medication for cocaine use disorder, on the neural substrates of drug craving in animal models Dr. Paul Czoty

2/27/2017 Katherine L. Cook, PhD Impact of Diet on Breast Cancer Risk

3/6/2017 No Seminar – Spring Break

3/13/2017 Farr Niere, PhD

3/20/2017 Katherine Holleran, PhD

3/27/2017 Andy Kwok/Jessica Mackert First Year Data Blitz

4/3/2017 Molly Minkiewicz/Allan Johansen First Year Data Blitz

4/10/2017 Guest Speaker Nora Volkpow, MD – Director National Institute of Drug Abuse NIH

4/17/2017 Tyler Hinshaw Amphetamine self-administration alters translocation of G proteins Rong Chen

4/24/2017 EB meeting

5/1/2017 Fatima Ryalat/James Poteracki First Year Data Blitz