Guest Lecturer Schedule 

 

 All Seminars Take Place at Noon in Room 1212C of the School of Veterinary Medicine.

 

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Date Speaker Presentation Title SVM Contact
August 30, 2018

Jay Rappaport, PhD

Director

Tulane National Primate Research Center

Covington, LA

Monocyte/macrophages in HIV

pathogenesis and comorbid

conditions: An NAD+ centric

therapeutic approach

Dr.Macaluso
September 13, 2018

Tim Driscoll, PhD

Assistant Progessor 

Department of Biology

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

Escape Velocity: Notable exceptions

to reductive genome evolution in Rickettsia

Dr. Macaluso

September 28, 2018

Note Friday Seminar

Stephen M. Black, PhD

Professor, Medicine

Professor, Physiology

Director, Lung Vascular Pathobiology

Program

The University of Arizona Health

Sciences

Tuscon, AZ

Biomedchanical forces and pulmonary

endothelial injury

Dr. Jeyaseelan
Ocotber 11, 2018

Joseph Vogel, PhD

Associate Professor 

Molecular Microbiology 

The Division of Biology & Biomedical

Sciences

Washington University

St. Louis, MO

The Legionella Dot/Icm type IV

secretion system (T4SS): CryoEm

and polar targeting

Dr. Martinez
October 25, 2018

Jacqueline M. Stephens, PhD

Professor, LSU Biological Sciences

Claude B. Pennington, Jr. Endowed Chair

in Biomedical Research

Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Baton Rouge, LA

Emerging roles of the JAK-STAT

signaling pathways in adipocytes

Dr. Macaluso
November 8, 2018

Edward Sherwood, MD, PhD

Professor of Anesthesiology

Division of Multispecualty Adult 

Anesthesiology

Vice-Chair for Research 

Vanderbild University

Nashville, TN

Immunometabolic basis for TLR

agonist-induced innate immune

memory

Dr. Jeyaseelan

December 6, 2018

David Russell, PhD

The William Kaplan Professor of Infection Biology

Department of Microbiology and

Immunology

Cornell University College of Veterinary

Medicine

Ithaa, NY

Mycobacterium tuberculosis and

nutritional immunity

Dr. Huang