Events for 2021

The nervous heart: Insights into autonomic-mediated arrhythmias

Jan. 29, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Crystal Ripplinger

Crystal M. Ripplinger, Ph.D., FHRS, FAHA
Professor and Vice Chair for Research & Administration
Department of Pharmacology
University of California Davis

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 173 days

VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: Getting to Zero: Religious Leaders as Trusted Messengers for Eliminating HIV/AIDS

Feb. 5, 2021 at Virtual Presentation

A . Oveta Fuller, Ph.D

African Studies Center, International Institute Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical School University of Michigan

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 180 days

Regulation of Endothelial Cell Specialization

Feb. 12, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Karen K. Hirschi

Director, Developmental Genomics Center Professor, Department of Cell Biology University of Virginia

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 187 days

Rethinking Autism and Animal Models: A Systems Perspective

Feb. 19, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Andre Fenton, Ph.D.

Professor of Neural Science, Center for Neural Science, Neuroscience Institute at the NYU Langone Medical Center, New York University
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, The Robert F. Furchgott Center for Neural and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 194 days

Re-establishing Developmental Pathways for Heart Regeneration

Feb. 26, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Kristy Red-Horse, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
School of Humanities and Sciences
Stanford University

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 201 days

Reprogramming the Brain Cancer Stem Cell

March 5, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Laterra, M.D., Ph.D.

Co-Director, Brain Cancer Program
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Director
Neuro-Oncology Division
Von Hippel-Lindau Clinical Care Center
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Professor, Department of Neurology and Neuro-Oncology
Professor, The Holomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience
Professor, Department of Oncology
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 208 days

Effect of Contemporary Societal Exposures on Adolescent Behavioral Health

March 12, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Adam Matthew Leventhal, Ph.D.

Founding Director
Institute for Health, Emotion, & Addiction Laboratory, University of Southern California
Institute for Addiction Science, University of Southern California

Professor of Preventive Medicine
Institute for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 215 days

Genes Regulating Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

March 25, 2021 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Young, Ph.D.

Recipient of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine; Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor; Vice President for Academic Affairs, The Rockefeller University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 228 days

The epigenetic basis of memory formation and dysregulation in memory disorders

April 2, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Farah Lubin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Co-Director, Graduate Neuroscience Roadmap Scholar Program
Co-Director for Research, Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction, and Teaching (MERIT) Program
Department of Neurobiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 236 days

Chemistry of the Adaptive Mind

April 9, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Roshan Cools, Ph.D.

Professor, Cognitive Neuropsychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

Principal Investigator
Donders Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 243 days

How Vaccines Train the Immune System in Ways No One Expected

April 15, 2021 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Christine Stabell Benn, M.D., Ph.D., D.M.Sc.

Professor, Global Health, University of Southern Denmark; Steering Board Member, The Bandim Health Project, Guinea-Bissau

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 249 days

Aerobic fitness and susceptibility for metabolic dysfunction

April 16, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Thyfault, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center

Senior Scientist
Kansas City VA Medical Center

Scientific Director
Children’s Mercy Hospital Center for Healthy Lifestyle and Nutrition Center

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 250 days

Multi-channel MEG measurements with a wearable OPM system

April 23, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Elena Boto

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 257 days

TENTATIVE: Akt-mTOR signaling in TGF-b responsiveness and Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition

April 30, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rik Derynck, Ph.D.

Professor
Departments of Cell/Tissue Biology and Anatomy
University of California, San Francisco

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 264 days

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lecture series by Emery N. Brown, M.D., Ph.D.: Title to be announced

May 6, 2021 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Emery N. Brown, M.D., Ph.D.

Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering Institute for Medical Engineering and Science Professor of Computational Neuroscience Picower Institute for Learning and Memory Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia Harvard Medical School Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 270 days

Stem Cells and Genomics for Cardiovascular Diseases

May 7, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Simon H. Stertzer, M.D., Professor of Medicine & Radiology
Stanford University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 271 days

Precision Neuroscience Conference

May 19, 2021 at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Precision Neuroscience Conference

In 283 days

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar with Lisa Marsch

May 28, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Lisa A. Marsch, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Technology and Behavioral Health
Director, Northeast Node National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network
Andrew G. Wallace Professor
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Dartmouth College

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 292 days