Cardiovascular Science Conference

Cardiovascular Science Conference 

Fridays, 11:30am-12:30pm
Location: Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior (CNCB), Large Conference Room (Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room)* (formerly CMG building)
Contact: Cindy Treich  

February 5th, 2016

"3D Genome Organization and its Implications for Nuclear Biology"

Jesse Dixon, MD, PhD
Salk Helmsley Fellow
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
La Jolla, CA

Past Conferences 

January 29th, 2016

"NAD+-Sensitive protein acetylation modulates cardiac stress response" 

Rong Tian, MD, PhD
Professor of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry & Pathology
Director of Mitochondria and Metabolism Center
January 15th, 2016

"Cell shape as a determinate of calcium dynamics in vascular smooth muscle cells"

Padmini Rangamani, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 
January 8th, 2016

"Look Who's Talking: Cell Communication & Danger Signaling after Acute Mycardial Infarction" 

Kevin R. King, MD, PhD 
Fellow in Cardiovascular Medicine 
Brigham and Women's Hospital 
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Systems Biology 
December 18th, 2015

"Cardiac Organelles in Motion: From Vesicle Trafficking to T-tubule Remodeling" 

Robin Shaw, MD 
Wasserman Endowed Chair in Cardiology 
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute 
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and UCLA
 December 4th, 2015

"New Therapies for Kawasaki Disease: Interfering with Inflammation & Aneurysm Formation"

Adriana Tremoulet, MD 
Associate Professor 
Division of Host-Microbe Systems and Theapeutics
Department of Pediatrics 
Associate Director of UCSD/Rady Children's Hospital San Diego
Kawasaki Disease Research Center
November 20th, 2015

"Actin Cytokeleton Regulation of Cell Architecture, Physiology and Pathology:
Insight from Red Blood Cells and Striated Muscle"

Velia M. Fowler, PhD
Professor and Acting Chair,
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Associate, Dean for Graduate Studies
The Scripps Research Institute 
November 13th, 2015

"Calcium and Cardiac Arrhythmia: A Bench to Bedside Story"

Bjorn C. Knollmann, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Division of Clinical Pharmacology
Oates Institute for Experimental Therapeutics 
Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine 
November 6th, 2015 

"Fibroblast Phenotype Regulation in Lung Fibrosis"

James S. Hagood, MD
Professor of Pediatrics 
Chief, Division of Respiratory Medicine