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.

13th

Cheryl L. Stucky, Ph.D.
Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

Room 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: Regulation of synapse elimination in brain development and disease

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 444B at 12 pm

No Seminars:

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

Past Seminars