Seminar Schedule

Spring Semester 2021 Weekly Seminars

ECP 8100/PHAR 6160
Wednesday, 12:20 - 1:10 p.m.
Zoom only

Date

Title

Presenter

January 20

Course Introduction and Orientation Research Emphasis Track Welcome!

Mahmoud Al-Kofahi, DDS, PhD, Assistant Professor ECP; L’Aurelle Johnson, PhD, Assistant Professor ECP Assoc. Director of Grad Studies; Robert Straka, BSc, PharmD, FCCP, Professor and ECP Department Head

January 27

Pharmacokinetics of levetiracetam in women of childbearing age

Charul Avachat, MS, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Angela Birnbaum’s Lab

February 3

Faculty research presentation

Beshay Zordoky, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor ECP

February 10

NO CLASS – Ally Training

 

February 17

Adeno-associated virus as a gene therapy for opioid use disorder

Cecilia Barajas, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Carolyn Fairbanks Lab

February 24

TBA

Brian Van Ness, PhD, Adjunct Professor ECP

March 3

NO CLASS – PharmD program Spring Break

 

March 10

NO CLASS – PharmD program Spring Break

 

March 17

Opioid-dependency: Treatment options for mothers and their neonates

Jessica Barry, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Angela Birnbaum’s Lab

March 24

Application of deep neural networks in pharmacokinetic analyses

Mu’taz Jaber, PharmD, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Richard Brundage’s Lab

March 31

Patient Use of Medical Cannabis

Xintian Lyu, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Angela Birnbaum’s Lab

April 7

NO CLASS – Graduate program Spring Break

 

April 14

Differences in predicted warfarin dosing requirements between Hmong and East Asians

using genotype‐based dosing algorithms

Boguang Sun, PharmD, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Robert Straka’s Lab

 April 21

Is there an ultrarapid CYP3A metabolism

phenotype? Using tacrolimus genomics as a probe for discovery

Abdelrahman Saqr, ECP Graduate student, Dr. Pamala Jacobson’s Lab

April 28

TBA

Jason Chittenden, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor ECP