Seminar Series

Fall 2020 (GMS 6495: Seminar in Physiology)

Mondays 4-5 PM in MSB room M-559 unless otherwise noted on schedule.

August 31 (Zoom Meeting Only):

Dr. Ashutosh M. Shukla, MBBA, M.D., Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, UF: “Novel Approach towards the Cardiovascular Disease in Chronic Kidney Disease.”

September 7:

Labor Day (No Seminar Scheduled)

September 14:

No Seminar Scheduled

September 21 (Zoom Meeting Only):

Dr. Heather Brockway, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, College of Medicine, UF: “Rocking the Preterm Cradle: The Role of the Placenta in Idiopathic Preterm Birth.”

September 28:

No Seminar Scheduled

October 5:

No Seminar Scheduled

October 12 (Zoom Meeting Only):

Dr. Russell Hepple, Ph.D., Professor of Physical Therapy and Muscle Biology, Department of Physical Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, UF: “Mitochondrial Permeability Transition as a Novel Mechanism of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy.”

October 19 (Zoom Meeting Only):

Dr. Ozlem Guzeloglu Kayisli, M.Sc., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Ob & Gyn, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL: “Zika Virus Infected Decidual Cells Elicit a Gestational Age-Dependent Innate Immune Response and Exaggerate Trophoblast ZIKA Permissiveness.”

October 26 (Zoom Meeting Only):

Dr. Ronald R. Magness, M.S., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL: “Function of the Novel Sympathomimetic Receptors System in Uterine Artery Endothelium and its Possible Role(s) in Regulating Cardiovascular Adaptions in Pregnancy.”