The University of Iowa

Medical Scientist Training Program

Carver College of Medicine

2014 Wednesday Seminar Series*

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*subject to change

Wednesday Seminar Talks are for Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students.  Others may attend by invitation only.
Please contact mstp@uiowa.edu.

Date/Time/Location Event Title Speaker
Wednesday, June 4
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Visceral Leishmaniasis in India and Brazil: intersection of global health, immunology and genetics"
Mary Wilson, MD, Internal Medicine / Infectious Diseases, Microbiology & Epidemiology
Wednesday, June 11
12:00-1:00 pm
B111 ML
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Mouse Genetics and the Missing Heritability of Glaucoma"
Michael Anderson, PhD, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Genetics, Neuroscience
Wednesday, June 18
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
MSTP Grand Rounds
"Going skin deep: Strep A invasion and dissemination "
Eliot Shearer, MD, PhD
& Krishna Iyer, M5G
Wednesday, June 25
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Nuclease Probes: A Journey From Laboratory Artifact to a Novel Approach for Infectious Disease Diagnostic"
James McNamara, PhD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Hem/Onc & BMT
Wednesday, July 2
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Translational studies of neuroendocrine tumors"
Dawn Quelle, PhD, Pharmacology, Molecular & Cellular BIology

Ben Darbro, MD, PhD
, Pediatrics, Medical Genetics

Sue O'Dorisio MD, PhD, Pediatrics, Neuroscience, Translational Biomedicine

Wednesday, July 9
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Insulinís Action on the Heart"
E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD, Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism & Biochemistry
Wednesday, July 16
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Migraine: How does it start and how can we stop it"
Andrew Russo, PhD, Professor Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Wednesday, July 23
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"The Tiniest Babies: Treatment Decisions and Outcomes Near the Limit of Viability"
Edward Bell, MD, Professor, Pediatrics-Neonatology