Seminar Schedule

Fall Semester 2019 Weekly Seminars

Wednesdays, 12:20 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
Room 1-451 Moos Tower (Twin Cities) | LSci 160 (Duluth)

Date Title Presenter
4-Sep Course Introduction and Orientation Swayam Prabha, PhD, MBA
    Assistant Professor ECP
  Research Emphasis Track  L’Aurelle Johnson, PhD
    Assistant Professor ECP
    Assoc. Director of Grad Studies
  Welcome! Robert Straka, BSc, PharmD, FCCP, Professor and ECP Department Head
11-Sep Biomarkers for Lysosmal Diseases Sarah Kim, PharmD, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Jeanine Jarnes
18-Sep Clinical Pharmacology in Industry:  Experiences During a Decade in Pharma Pamela Clemens, PhD, alumni, Senior Director, Clinical Pharmacology, Johnson& Johnson/Janssen R&D
25-Sep Using Genomic Expression to Impute Drug Sensitivities in Clinical Data Joshua Mentzer, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Stephanie Huang’s Lab
2-Oct Model Based Development of siRNA Therapeutics at Alnylam Gabriel Robbie, PhD, Vice President, and Varun Goel, PhD, alumnus, Director, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
9-Oct CPF Day – NO CLASS  
16-Oct Faculty research presentations Richard Brundage, Mahmoud Al-Kofahi
23-Oct N-acetylcysteine pharmacology in childhood cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy Siddhee Anand Sahasrabudhe, PharmD, MS, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Reena Kartha’s Lab
30-Oct Tumor targeting and stromal modulation Judy (Mei-Chi) Su, MS, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Prabha’s Lab
6-Nov Faculty research presentations  Lisa Coles, Reena Karth, James Cloyd
13-Nov Population pharmacokinetic modeling of medications for HIV and HIV associated infections Fan Wang, MS, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Melanie Nicol’s Lab
20-Nov HDL mimetic peptides mitigate pathology in transgenic mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease Rui Zhong, ECP PhD Student, Dr. Ling Li’s Lab
27-Nov NO CLASS  
4-Dec Faculty research presentations Jeffrey Bishop, Elizabeth Hirsch
11-Dec Synthetic Antigen Receptor-Modified Mesenchymal Stem Cells (SAR-MSCs) for Targeted Drug Delivery to Ovarian Tumors Susheel Nethi, PhD, Post-Doctoral Associate, ECP