Work in Progress Weekly Seminar Series

The Pulmonary Center will hold a weekly Work In Progress seminar series on Fridays at 9:30am.  Spring 2019 meetings will be in L109A/B/C (unless otherwise noted).

Work in Progress Spring/Summer 2019 Schedule: 

Date Speaker Presentation Title
1/4 Michael Herriges/Yuri Kim “Transplantation of primary and PSC-derived lung epithelial progenitor cells”
1/11 Renda Wiener “Untangling overuse: PDE-5-inhibitors for Groups 2/3 Pulmonary Hypertension”
1/18 Sarah Mazzilli

“Molecular Characterization of a Pre-Clinical Model for Lung Cancer Interception”

1/25 Kim Barker/Andrew Berical Pneumococcal exposures elicit resident memory B cells poised to secrete class-switched antibodies in the lung”

“Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells and Personalized Cystic Fibrosis Drug Prediction”

2/1 Hannah Wunsch, University of Toronto “ICU staffing models: do they make a difference?”
2/8 Judy Campisi- Jerome Brody Lecture “Cellular Senescence, the Lung and Aging: The Jerry Brody Connection”
2/15 Kristine Abo/Sean Corbett TBD
2/22 Emad Arafa/Nathan Kingston TBD
3/1 Anukul Shenoy/Ming-Ming Lee TBD
3/8 Roberto Machado, Indiana University School of Medicine TBD
3/15 Jussi Saukkonen TBD
3/22 Claire Burgess/Julia Hicks-Berthet TBD
3/29 Barbara Ludeke/Michael Breen TBD
4/5 Bela Suki TBD
4/12 Kari Gillmeyer/Yuliang (Leon) Sun TBD
4/19 Filiz Korkmaz/Alicia Wooten TBD
4/26 Stephanie Hon/Nick Bosch/Rhiannon Werder TBD
5/3 Zea Borok, Keck School of Medicine USC TBD
5/10 Eric Abston/Jason Noon TBD
5/17 No Seminar- ATS TBD
5/24 No Seminar- ATS TBD
5/31 Avi Spira- Mary Williams Lecture TBD
6/7 Timothy Blackwell, Vanderbilt University Medical Center – Gordon Snider Memorial Lecture TBD
6/14 Tien Peng- UCSF TBD
6/21 Kostas Alysandratos TBD
6/28 Elim Na/Carolina Lyon De Ana TBD
7/5 No Seminar
7/12 Christine Odem/Adeline Matsculat TBD
7/19 Jason Rock TBD
7/26 Alan Fine TBD

Work in Progress Fall/Winter 2018 Schedule:

Date Speaker Presentation Title
9/7 Jay Mizgerd “Pneumonia Biology: Lungs Learn from Experience.”

 

9/14 Nilamben Patel/Samuel Belok “Assessing Quality of life in patients with Oral Allergy Syndrome”

“Exploring Organ Dysfunction in Sepsis: What about Leukopenia?”

 

9/21 Matthew Lammi, LSU School of Medicine “Endothelial biomarkers of systemic sclerosis-associated pulmonary hypertension.”

 

9/28 Felicia Chen  “‘A’ is for ‘Airway’:  The role of vitamin A signaling in airway development, homeostasis, and diseases.”

 

10/5 Wei He/Lakshmana Swamy “Burnout: a crisis for patients, providers, and payers”

 

10/12 Raj Parikh/Justin Lui/Kate Steinberg “Household air pollution and respiratory disease”

“Assembly of a Rocaglate-eluting Polymer mesh for Localized Chemotherapy in Early Stage Lung Cancer”

 

10/19 Igor Kramnik “Hyper-inflammation and immune suppression in TB –  two sides of the same coin?”

 

10/26 Jamie Hook, Columbia University  “Real-time optical imaging of staphylococcus-induced alveolar injury mechanisms”
11/2 Namita Sood, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas PAH in Scleroderma -what have learnt ?”
11/9 Andrew Wilson “Modeling human liver disease with patient iPSCs”.
11/16 No Seminar  

 

11/23 Thanksgiving  

 

11/30 Jose Ordovas-Montanes, MIT “Allergic inflammatory memory in human epithelial progenitor cells”
12/7 Beth Becker/Duo Zhang “A Bronchial Airway Gene Expression Signature of Lung Function Decline.”

“From microRNA to microparticle”

12/14 Joseph Kaserman TBD

 

12/21 Intercession  

 

12/28 Intercession