The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Past Physiology Seminars

Past Physiology Seminars

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October 6, 2017 - 8:00am David D. Thomas, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics
(University of Minnesota)
Biophysical Society's 5th Central PA Regional Networking Meeting
Hershey Medical Center, University Conference Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033
May 9, 2017 - 11:00am Joe Mascaro
(Planet.com)
Daily Monitoring of the Land Surface of the Earth
Berg Auditorium - 100 Life Sciences Building
April 27, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Jianjun Cheng, PhD
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Addressing Delivery Challenges through Controlled Materials Design
135 Reber Building
April 20, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Adam Glick, PhD
(Penn State University)
Using the Mouse Skin to Model Tumor Immune Cell Interactions
135 Reber Building
April 6, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. James Delattre, PhD
(Penn State University)
Invent Penn State: New Entrepreneurship and Commerialization Support Services for Faculty Research
135 Reber Building
March 30, 2017 - 12:05pm Jennifer Schneider
(Titan Spine, LLC)
Optimization of Surface Technology for use in Spinal Implants
135 Reber Building
March 23, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Ashley Leberfinger, MD
(Penn State Hershey Medical Center)
Generation of 6 Cell Lines from Human Adipose Derived Stem Cells
135 Reber Building
March 16, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Yin-Ting Yeh, PhD
(Penn State University)
Ultra-sensitive Virus Detection using a Carbon Nanotube Microdevice
135 Reber Building
March 13, 2017 - 3:30pm Julie Blendy, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine)
Biobehavioral Health Colloquium Series - Sex, drugs, and transgenerational inheritance: Are the kids alright?
Ruth Pike Auditorium, 022 Biobehavioral Health Building.
February 23, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Elizabeth Proctor, Ph.D.
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
BME Seminar Series - From Atoms to Systems: A Multi-Scale Approach to Modeling and Correcting Disease Pathology
135 Reber Building
February 16, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Adam Rouse, Ph.D.
(University of Rochester)
BME Seminar Series - Brain-computer Interface for the Hand: Moving Beyond Linear Models
135 Reber Building
February 9, 2017 - 12:05pm Dr. Jennifer Nichols, Ph.D.
(University of Utah)
BME Seminar Series - Predictive Biomechanical Simulations to Improve Treatments for Musculoskeletal Disorders
135 Reber Building
February 5, 2015 - 2:30pm Discussion led by Holly Falk-Krzesinski
(Elsevier)
Panel Discussion on Team Science and Convergence
127 Noll Laboratory
February 5, 2015 - 1:00pm Holly Falk-Krzesinski
(Elsevier)
The Science of Team Science
127 Noll Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG628
January 23, 2015 - 11:15am Trisha Agrawal
(Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, New York, NY)
Intellectual Property: An Unexpected Career Choice
127 Noll Laboratory
January 15, 2015 - 8:00am Philip S. Clifford
(University of Illinois at Chicago)
IDPs: It’s Time to Get Serious About Career Planning
TBA
December 11, 2014 - 4:00pm Brian R. Wamhoff
(Vice President of Research & Development and Co-founder, HemoShear, LLC)
HemoShear, LLC: A Story of Translational Science, from Academia to Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery
116 BBH
October 3, 2014 - 11:00am Dion Zappe
(Senior Clinical Research Scientist , Astra Zeneca Novartis Pharmaceuticals)
Challenges in Clinical Research – Mechanism Based Research as an Integral Part of Overall Clinical Evidence
127 Noll Laboratory
October 2, 2014 - 4:15pm Dion Zappe
(Senior Clinical Research Scientist, Astra Zeneca / Novartis Pharmaceuticals)
Managing and Organizing Data – Career Opportunities in Clinical Research, Drug Information, & Medical Affairs
108 Wartik
December 6, 2013 - 11:00am Laura Klein
(Penn State)
Dehydroepiandronsterone-Sulfate: A Potential Hormonal Buffer to the Health Consequences of Daily Stress
127 Noll Laboratory
December 6, 2013 - 11:00am Laura Klein
(Penn State)
Dehydroepiandronsterone-Sulfate: A Potential Hormonal Buffer to the Health Consequences of Daily Stress
127 Noll Laboratory
November 15, 2013 - 11:00am Brian Wamhoff
(Co-founder of Hemoshear)
Hemoshear LLC: A Story of Translational Science, From Academia to Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery
127 Noll Laboratory
November 15, 2013 - 11:00am Brian Wamhoff
(Co-founder of Hemoshear)
Hemoshear LLC: A Story of Translational Science, From Academia to Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery
127 Noll Laboratory
November 8, 2013 - 11:00am Paul Bartell
(Penn State)
Clocks and Skeletal Physiology
127 Noll Laboratory
November 8, 2013 - 11:00am Paul Bartell
(Penn State)
Clocks and Skeletal Physiology
127 Noll Laboratory
October 18, 2013 - 11:00am Sheereen Majd
(Penn State)
Biomimetic Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery
127 Noll Laboratory
October 18, 2013 - 11:00am Sheereen Majd
(Penn State)
Biomimetic Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery
127 Noll Laboratory
October 11, 2013 - 11:00am Harold W. Kohl
(University of Texas Health Science Center)
On Outbreaks and Epidemics, Overload and Adaptation- Physical Activity and Public Health
127 Noll Laboratory
October 11, 2013 - 11:00am Harold W. Kohl
(University of Texas Health Science Center)
On Outbreaks and Epidemics, Overload and Adaptation- Physical Activity and Public Health
127 Noll Laboratory
September 27, 2013 - 11:00am Maria Urso
(Arteriocyte Cellular Therapies Medical Systems)
Experimental Interventions for Musculoskeletal Injury: Basic Science to Clinical Adaptions
127 Noll Laboratory
September 27, 2013 - 11:00am Maria Urso
(Arteriocyte Cellular Therapies Medical Systems)
Experimental Interventions for Musculoskeletal Injury: Basic Science to Clinical Adaptions
127 Noll Laboratory
September 20, 2013 - 11:15am Greg Shearer
(Penn State)
Lipid Mediators: How Fatty Acids Impact Inflammation and Vascular Disease
127 Noll Laboratory
September 20, 2013 - 11:15am Greg Shearer
(Penn State)
Lipid Mediators: How Fatty Acids Impact Inflammation and Vascular Disease
127 Noll Laboratory
September 13, 2013 - 11:15am Will Hancock
(Penn State)
Kinesin Molecular Motors, Intracellular Transport and Neuronal Polarity
127 Noll Laboratory
September 13, 2013 - 11:15am Will Hancock
(Penn State)
Kinesin Molecular Motors, Intracellular Transport and Neuronal Polarity
127 Noll Laboratory
September 6, 2013 - 11:15am Chee Chew Lim
(Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Cardiac Ankyrin Repeat Protein: A Novel Biomechanosensor that Regulates Sarcomere Maintenance
127 Noll Laboratory
September 6, 2013 - 11:15am Chee Chew Lim
(Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Cardiac Ankyrin Repeat Protein: A Novel Biomechanosensor that Regulates Sarcomere Maintenance
127 Noll Laboratory
November 19, 2009 - 4:00pm Steve DiCarlo
(Wayne State University)
Too much content, not enough thinking, and too little FUN!
100 Life Sciences Bldg (Berg Auditorium)
May 20, 2009 - 12:00pm Vivek Rangnekar
(University of Kentucky)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
May 13, 2009 - 12:00pm John Kim
(University of Michigan)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
May 6, 2009 - 12:00pm Catherine Ross
(Pennsylvania State University)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
April 29, 2009 - 12:00pm K. Kevin Pfister
(University of VA)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room C, Hershey College of Medicine
April 22, 2009 - 12:00pm Yusuf A Hannun
(Medical University of South Carolina)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
April 15, 2009 - 12:00pm Sue Watson
(University of Nottingham, UK)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
April 8, 2009 - 12:00pm Xiaojiang Chen
(University of Southern California)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
April 1, 2009 - 12:00pm Mone Zaidi
(Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
March 18, 2009 - 12:00pm Dan Welch
(University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
March 11, 2009 - 12:00pm David Foster
(City University of New York)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
March 4, 2009 - 12:00pm Costas Koumenis
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
February 4, 2009 - 12:00pm Mark L Johnson
(University of Missouri - Kansas City)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
January 28, 2009 - 12:00pm Shawn Ahmed
(University of North Carolina)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
January 21, 2009 - 12:00pm Edward Schwarz
(University of Rochester Medical Center)
Title to be announced.
Lecture Room C, College of Medicine
January 7, 2009 - 12:00pm April D. Strader
(Southern Illinois University School of Medicine)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room C, Hershey College of Medicine
December 10, 2008 - 4:00pm Leslie Loew
(University of Connecticut)
Imaging and modeling of neuronal signaling
108 Wartik Laboratory, CG623 Hershey
November 5, 2008 - 12:10pm Nipam Patel
(University of California, Berkley)
The Evolution of Animal Body Patterning
317 Mueller
September 17, 2008 - 12:00pm Beth Simpson
(Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
May 28, 2008 - 12:00pm Forest White
(MIT)
Biological insights from quantitative analysis of receptor Tyrosine Kinase signaling networks
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
May 21, 2008 - 12:00pm Joel Swanson
(University of Michigan)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
May 16, 2008 - 10:30am Omid Harandi
(Genetics Graduate Student)
Analysis of Erythroid recovery from bone marrow transplantation
100 Life Sciences Building
May 14, 2008 - 12:00pm Roger Davis
(University of Massachusetts)
Signal transduction by stress-activated MAP kinases
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
April 30, 2008 - 12:00pm Nancy Ruddle
(Yale University)
Mouse models to investigate mechanisms of pathogenesis and regulation in Multiple Sclerosis
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
April 22, 2008 - 11:30am Eric Pearlman
(Case Western Reserve University)
The role of toll-like receptors in ocular inflammation
Room C4702, Hershey College of Medicine
April 18, 2008 - 11:15am John Johnson
(University of Texas)
Mechanisms of control in the human cutaneous circulation
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
April 16, 2008 - 12:00pm Heinrich Taegtmeyer
(University of Texas at Houston)
Rebuilding the failing heart: metabolic regulators of cardiac growth and destruction
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
April 11, 2008 - 11:15am Tim Lancaster
(Graduate student, Penn State)
Proteomics reveals novel mechanisms of cardioprotection following local delivery of a PKC-activating peptide in the aged female rat heart
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
April 2, 2008 - 12:00pm Mone Zaidi
(Mt. Sinai Medical Cente)
Postponed
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
March 28, 2008 - 11:15am Thomas Lloyd
(Penn State)
Does being overweight have an impact on bone strength?
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
March 24, 2008 - 11:00am Dong-Ju Shin
(University of California, Irvine)
Transcriptional regulation of cholesterol catabolism
Room C4702, College of Medicine
March 21, 2008 - 11:15am Gordon Jensen
(Penn State)
Obesity and aging: a new look at an old problem
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
March 19, 2008 - 12:00pm Paul Yaswen
(Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Telomerase regulation in human breast cells
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
March 18, 2008 - 2:00pm Ingolf Blasig
(Institute of Molecular Pharmacology, Berlin, Germany)
Tightening of endothelia by Claudin-5
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
March 12, 2008 - 12:00pm David Morris
(University of Washington)
Windows into gene expression through the ribosome-associated transcriptome
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
March 5, 2008 - 12:00pm Marshall Permutt
(Washington University in St Louis)
Zeroing in on the cause of Type II Diabetes
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
February 29, 2008 - 11:15am Jennifer McCord
(Penn State)
Mechanisms of postexercise hypotension: contribution of histamine -1 and -2 receptors
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
February 27, 2008 - 12:00pm Peter Roach
(Indiana University)
Role of glycogen in glucose homeostasis and Lafora Disease
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
February 22, 2008 - 11:15am Robert Sainburg
(Penn State)
Motor lateralization as a model for understanding ipsilesional motor deficits in stroke
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
February 15, 2008 - 11:15am Virginia Miller
(Mayo Clinic Transplant Center)
Sex-based vascular physiology: translating basic science to clinical trials
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
February 13, 2008 - 12:00pm Patrick Tso
(University of Cincinnati)
Apolipoprotein: its role in the regulation of food intake and body weight
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
February 8, 2008 - 11:15am Philippe Haouzi
(Penn State)
Control of breathing during muscular exercise: nothing new?
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
January 30, 2008 - 12:00pm Hunter Heath
(Indiana University)
Pharmaceutical innovation in the US: a threatened enterprise
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
January 25, 2008 - 11:15am Kathryn Schmitz
(University of Pennsylvania)
Strength training for obesity prevention: results from the Strong, Healthy and Empowered Study
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
January 24, 2008 - 4:00pm Pierre Mormede
(Institut des Neurosciences de Bordeaux, France)
Genetic variability in HPA axis activity: molecular mechanisms related to obesity
108 Wartik Laboratory/ Room C4702 @ Hershey
January 18, 2008 - 11:15am Kevin McCulley
(University of Georgia)
The role of muscle activity in health maintenance after spinal cord injury
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
January 16, 2008 - 12:00pm Christopher Newgard
(Duke University)
Comprehensive metabolic profiling for understanding of diabetes and obesity mechanisms
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
January 9, 2008 - 12:00pm Randy Seeley
(Genome Research Institute, University of Cincinnati)
Title to be announced
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
December 12, 2007 - 12:00pm Lawrence Young
(Yale University)
AMP-activated protein kinase: conductor of the ischemic stress response
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
December 10, 2007 - 11:00am Jingshi Shen
(Columbia University)
Regulation of membrane fusion: insights from neurotransmitter release
Room C4702, College of Medicine
December 7, 2007 - 11:15am Kathryn Schmitz
(University of Pennsylvania)
Strength training for obesity prevention: results from the Strong, Healthy and Empowered Study
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
December 5, 2007 - 12:00pm Jianping Ye
(Pennington Biomedical Research Center)
Adipose hypoxia for chronic inflammation in obesity
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
November 30, 2007 - 11:15am Laura Klein
(Penn State)
Decaf, please? Counting the cups and watching your health: the biobehavioral effects of caffeine
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
November 28, 2007 - 12:00pm Wannian Yang
(Geisinger Health Systems)
Cellular signaling of activated Cdc42-Associated Tyrosine Kinase (ACK)
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
November 16, 2007 - 11:15am Melissa Bates
(Physiology Graduate Student, Penn State)
Pulmonary response to ozone in cigarette smokers and non-smokers
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
November 15, 2007 - 12:00pm Michael Wolfgang
(Johns Hopkins)
CNS control of energy homeostasis by nutrient and endocrine signals
Room C4702, College of Medicine
November 14, 2007 - 12:00pm Alan Saltiel
(University of Michigan)
Obesity, diabetes and adipose tissue macrophage polarization
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
November 9, 2007 - 11:15am Michael Bergeron
(Medical College of Georgia)
Muscle cramps during exercise: is it fatigue or electrolyte deficit?
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
November 7, 2007 - 12:00pm Masakazu Shiota
(Vanderbilt University School of Medicine)
Impaired acute regulation of glucokinase activity in liver of Zucker diabetic fatty rats, obese-type 2 diabetes model
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
November 2, 2007 - 11:15am Rebecca Corwin
(Penn State)
Clinical and mechanistic relevance of bingeing rats
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
October 31, 2007 - 12:00pm Carl Porter
(Roswell Park Cancer Institute)
Polyamine acetylation, metabolic flux, fat metabolism and obesity: connecting the dots
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
October 26, 2007 - 11:15am Leonard (Jim) Jefferson Jr
(Penn State)
Resistance exercise-induced expression of a cell growth regulatory protein
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
October 24, 2007 - 12:00pm Amira Klip
(University of Toronto)
Movers and shakers in GLUT4 traffic
Lecture Room A, College of Medicine
October 19, 2007 - 11:15am Paul Fadel
(University of Missouri)
Arterial baroreflex function during exercise: influence of aging
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
October 17, 2007 - 12:00pm Alan Attie
(University of Wisconsin Madison)
Genetics and genomics of Type 2 Diabetes in mice
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
October 12, 2007 - 11:15am Kurt Saupe
(Unversity of Wisconsin Madison)
Adrenergic regulation of body temperature and weight: the cold facts about AMPK in fat
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
October 5, 2007 - 11:15am Troy Ott
(Penn State)
Regulation and potential novel functions of the myxovirus resistance gene, MX1, in ruminant reproduction
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
October 3, 2007 - 12:00pm Susan Fried
(University of Maryland)
Post-transcriptional regulation of leptin production
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
September 28, 2007 - 11:15am Richard Hughson
(Waterloo University, Canada)
Vascular consequences of 60-days head-down bed rest in women.
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
September 26, 2007 - 12:00pm Peter Palese
(Mt Sinai School of Medicine)
Influenza virus pandemics: past and future
Lecture Room D, College of Medicine
September 25, 2007 - 12:00pm Thomas J. Lyons
(University of Florida)
Novel findings from heterologous expression of adiponectin receptors. What can yeast teach us about diabetes?
Room C4702, College of Medicine
September 21, 2007 - 11:15am Mark Kaufman
(Penn State)
The exercise pressor reflex: its mechanical and metabolic component
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
September 19, 2007 - 12:00pm Xianlin Han
(Washington University in St. Louis)
A story of cardiolin in diabetic cardiomyopathy told by shotgun lipidomics
Room C4702, College of Medicine
September 14, 2007 - 11:15am Julian Stewart
(New York Medical College)
Orthostatic intolerance
Conference Room 127, Noll Lab
September 12, 2007 - 12:00pm Gerard Karsenty
(Columbia University)
Reciprocal regulation of bone and energy metabolism
Room C4702, College of Medicine