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Clinical Translational Research Forum - Schedule of Seminars

CTRF Seminar Schedule - College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Fall 2019

The following seminars will be held on Wednesday from 12 to 1 PM in SEIR 194 , except for the September 25 lecture as noted below. Anyone who is interested in the material being presented is invited to attend, including faculty, students, and staff. Seminars are recorded (as permitted by presenters) and YouTube links are listed with the seminars below as they become available.

Clinical Translational Research Forum
Fall 2019 Seminars
Date Seminar
September 11 Vascular Function in Menopausal Women
Megan Wenner, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Science, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, University of Delaware
Hosted By Paul Fadel and Jody Greaney
Video On YouTube
September 18 Preeclampsia: A Maternal Cardiovascular Response to Placental Dysfunction
Styliani (Stella) Goulopoulou, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Anatomy, University of North Texas Health Science Center
Hosted by Jody Greaney
September 25 The following seminar will be held in the Lone Star Auditorium of the Maverick Activity Center

A Public Health Seminar presented by
Rita Colwell, PhD

Distinguished University Professor both at the University of Maryland at College Park and at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Senior Advisor and Chairman Emeritus, Canon US Life Sciences, Inc., President and Chairman of CosmosID, Inc., and former Director of the National Science Foundation (1998-2004)
October 02 Oxidative Stress, Inflammation, and Vascular Control in Health & Disease
Walter Wray, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept Of Internal Medicine, University of Utah
Hosted by Paul Fadel
Video on YouTube
October 09 Exercise Intolerance in Heart Failure and PAD: The Role of Skeletal Muscle Afferents
Hanjun Wang M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Courtesy Associate Professor, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, Vice Chair, Integrative Physiology & Molecular Medicine Doctoral Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Hosted by Paul Fadel
Video On YouTube
October 16 The Role of Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Cancer-Induced Muscle Wasting
Michael Wiggs, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Kinesiology, UT Tyler
Hosted by Dan Trott
Video On YouTube
October 23 Dietary Sodium and Health: More Than Just Blood Pressure
William B. Farquhar, PhD

Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Delaware
Hosted by Matt Brothers
October 30 Interprofessional Practice Education: Implications for Health Care Education from the Classroom to Clinical Learning Environment
David Farmer, PhD

Director of Interprofessional Education and Practice, Assistant Professor Medical Education, University of North Texas Health Science Center
Hosted by Laura Kunkel
November 06 Introducing the North Texas Genome Center
Jon Weidanz, PhD

Associate Vice President for Research, the University of Texas at Arlington
November 13 Biomaterials-Based Approaches to Head and Neck Cancer Immunotherapy
Simon W. Young, DDS, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, UT Health Science Center of Houston
Hosted by Venu Varanasi
November 20 Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Health: The Power of Prevention
Margie H. Davenport, PhD

Associate Professor, University of Alberta, Program for Pregnancy and Postpartum Health, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation, Women and Children's Health Research Institute, Alberta Diabetes Institute
Hosted by Mike Nelson
November 27 No Seminar - Happy Thanksgiving!
December 04
(final seminar for Fall 2019)
Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning (CIRTL): An Opportunity for Doctoral Professional Development
James Grover, PhD

Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, Professor of Biology, the University of Texas at Arlington
Hosted by Jake Samuel