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EVENTS

Center for Outcomes Research (CORE):  Event Listings

SEMINARS

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am

Topic: Dietary Fat Elicits Major Remodeling of  Tumor Structure and Function in Vivo

Dr. William KinlawActive Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Monday, November 5, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

Topic: Novel strategies for mammalian cardiac regeneration

Dr. Eldad Tzahor, Principal Investigator – Tzahor Lab, Weizmann Institute of Science, Dept. of Molecular Cell Biology, Rehovot, Israel

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, November 1, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic: New Roles for an Ancient Organelle:  Ciliary Defects Cause Cystic Kidney Disease and Structural Birth Defects

Dr. Greg Pazour Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Molecular Medicine, Worcester, MA

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic: Targeting Mitochondrial Dynamism: Discovering new diseases and developing novel treatments for old ones

Dr. Gerald Dorn, Philip & Sima K Needleman Professor Internal Medicine Pharmacogenomics, Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences, Washington University – St. Louis

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Friday, October 5, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  The role of Osteocytes in Controlling Cortical Bone Organisation and Mineralization 

Dr. Natalie Sims, Associate Professor, University of Melbourne, Australia

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Novel mechanisms of endothelial homeostasis

Dr. Magdalena Chrzanowska-Wodnicka, Investigator, Versiti Blood Research Institute, Milwaukee Regional Medical Center

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, September 13, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Coronary Angiogenesis: A (Personal) Historical Perspective

Dr. Frank Selke, Karl E. Karlson, MD and Gloria A. Karlson Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Professor of Surgery, Brown University

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Friday, August 17, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Putting Biospecimen Best Practices in Action for the Cancer Moonshot

Dr. Helen Moore, Branch Chief, National Cancer Institute Biorepositories and Biospecimen Research Branch (BBRB)

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, July 19, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Pathogenic insights into heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) – bedside-to-bench and back

Dr. Flora Sams, Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, May 31, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Thyroid Hormone Receptors and Mammalian Development

Dr. Douglas Forrest, PhD, Senior Investigator, Section Chief, Nuclear Receptor Biology Section, Laboratory of Endocrinology and Receptor Biology, NIH, National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, May 17, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Roles of the Extracellular Matrix in Metastasis and Drug Resistance

Dr. Madeleine Oudine, Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Plelotropic Effects of Methionine Restriction

Dr. Gene Ables, Associate Science Director, Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science, New York, NY

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Integrative ‘Omics Profiling and Insights into How High Cardiorespiratory Fitness Leads to Metabolic Health and Longevity

Dr. Charles Burant, Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Michigan

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Tuesday, February, 27, 2018 @ 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Dr. Pouneh Fazeli will be Presenting Back-to-Back Seminar Sessions Sponsored by the NNE-CTR Grant:
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm,  Open to All,  Topic:  Adaptations to Starvation: From Acute Fasting to Anorexia Nervosa

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Trainee Presentation, Topic: Navigating a Career In Investigation

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, February, 22, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Regulation of Kidney Development by Fat4

Helen McNeill, PhD, Principal Investigator, Samuel Luenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough

Thursday, February, 15, 2018 @ 11:00am

Topic:  Beyond the Glomerulus:   Novel Clinical Markers of Kidney Health and Prognosis

Mark Sarnak, MD, MS Chief, Division of Nephrology; Director of Research; Associate Director, Research Training Program; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Place: MMC Research Institute (MMCRI) – 81 Research Drive, Scarborough