Vascular Biology – VBIO 9010

               Director: Dr. Eric Belin de Chantemele - ebelindechanteme@augusta.edu

Seminar Schedule: Fall 2022 - Spring 2023

              FALL 2022                                    Seminars will be held in CL-1101 of the Hamilton Wing unless noted otherwise

Date

Speaker

August 17
Ruben Colunga-Biancatelli, MD, Research Assistant Professor
Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
Title: Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Lung Injury
August 24
Shikha Yadav, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Title: Macrophage Drp1 is required for Ischemia-induced Angiogenesis by driving anti-inflammatory macrophage reprogramming
August 31
Kristina Bostrom, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine
University of California Los Angeles, CA
Virtual Presentation of Title: "Matrix Gla Protein (MGP), a Regulator of Vascular Pathology"
September 7 Amr Salem, DVM, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Title: "MEIS1 Maintains Vascular Smooth Muscle Differentiation through Activation of Myocardin"
September 14 Akrit Sodhi, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute - Columbia, MD
Title: "Hypoxia-Inducible Factors in Diabetic Eye Disease"
September 21 Jun Yu, MD, Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences
Center for Metabolic Disease Research, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Title: "Nogo-B integrates ER function with mitochondrial dynamics"
September 28 Neil MacKinnon, PhD, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Augusta University
Professor, Department of Population Health Science, Medical College of Georgia
Title: "Strategies for a Fulfilling and Productive Research Career"
October 5 Sergei Kirov, PhD, Professor
Department of Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
October 12 Pushpankur Ghoshal, PhD, Assistant Research Scientist
Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
October 19 Daniel Greif, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Yale Cardiovascular Research Center, New Haven, CT
October 26 Eric Small, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Rochester Medicine Center, Rochester, NY
November 2 Yanbin Dong, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine
Director, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
November 9 Chris Kevil, PhD, Professor of Pathology
Director, Center for Redox Biology and Cardiovascular Disease, Louisiana State University Health, Shreveport, LA
November 16 Yutao Liu, MD, PhD, Associate Professor
Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
November  23 NO Seminar
November 30  Abhinav Diwan, MD, Professor of Medicine
Center for Cardiovascular Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
December 7 Baerbel Rohrer, PhD, Professor of Ophthalmology
Medical University School of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 
December  14 Ragheb Harb, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
December 21
(location TBD)
Nestor Ishimwe, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
December 28 NO Seminar

              SPRING 2023

Date Speaker