Upcoming Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

The Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series hosts clinician scientists who are exploring frontiers of medicine. The lectures, held from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in Room M106 at Virginia Tech Carilion, are principally intended for Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine students and graduate students in Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health. Also welcome to attend are interested Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff; Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine faculty and staff; and Carilion Clinic faculty, staff, and trainees.

NRF2 Mediates γ-Globin Gene Regulation and Fetal Hemoglobin Induction in Human Erythroid Progenitors

Event will be held September 7, 2018, 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Betty S. Pace, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Francis J. Tedesco Distinguished Chair of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Augusta University

In 22 days

New Understanding of Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes

Event will be held September 28, 2018, 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Jerry L. Nadler, M.D.,FACP, FAHA, FACE

Harry H. Mansbach Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine
Professor and Chairman of Internal Medicine
Vice Dean of Research
Eastern Virginia Medical School

In 43 days

Joseph A. Lasky: Title To Be Announced

Event will be held November 30, 2018, 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Joseph A. Lasky, M.D.

Section Chief, Professor of Medicine
John W. Deming, M.D. Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine
Tulane University

In 106 days

Genetics and Biology of the Human Circadian System

Event will be held March 29, 2019, 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Louis Ptacek, M.D.

Distinguished Professor of Neurology
University of California San Francisco

In 225 days