2020 Seminars

Seminars are presented during the academic year on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. unless otherwise noted.  For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 we will present our seminars virtually.  Links will be listed on announcements.  For more information, contact Pharmacology via email: Series Coordinator, jeanne.mulac@uvm.edu or susan.curtis@uvm.edu


February 27, 2020
Arash Moshkforoush, Ph.D., Postdoc, Dept. of Vascular Physiology and Biotransport Lab, Florida International Airport
"Neurovascular Coupling in Health and Neurovascular Uncooupling in Disease:  Insight from Mathematical Models"
March 12, 2020
Mary Kay Pflum, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
"Kinase-catalyzed labeling:  Chemical Approaches to Mapping Cell Signaling Pathways"
October 8, 2020
Partha Roy, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Cell Biology, and Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
"Novel mechanisms of targeting vasculature in disease contexts"
October 22, 2020

Clinton Webb, Ph.D., Director of Cardiovascular Translational Research Center, Professor, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC


"Mitochondrial Damage-Associated Molecular Patterns and Vascular Dysfunction in Hypertension"


October 29, 2020

Heather Drummond, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
"Role of degenerin proteins in vascular function"

 November 5, 2020

Ellie Tzima, Ph.D., Wellcome Senior Fellow in Biomedical Sciences, Professor of Mechanobiology, Div. of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliff Dept. of Medicine, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
"Mechano-pulling the strings on atherosclerosis"
 November 19, 2020Andrea Zsombok, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Brain Institute, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA"Brain circuits and mechanisms involved in the regulation of the liver" 
January 14, 2021
Karen Glass, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Albany College of Pharmacy, Colchester, VT


2019 Seminars