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2019 Seminars

Date Talk Title Presenter(s) Institution Series
1/7/19 Regulated intron retention: a novel gene regulatory mechanism in Drosophila Younshim Park University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
1/10/19 Methods to Promote Data Reproducibility in Laboratory Research. Topics: Reproducibility Issues, Good Documentation Practices, Standard Operating Procedures, Protocols, Record Retention / Archive, NIH Guidelines for Rigor and Transparency including video modules and discussion, Reporting Guidelines, Electronic Records, Equipment Maintenance and Testing, Personnel Training. Drs. Greg A. Gerhardt, Richard C. Grondin and Meagan Littrell University of Kentucky Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
1/11/19 Investigating mechanisms of cytokinesis during embryo development Joshua Bembenek, Ph.D. University of Tennessee – Knoxville Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
1/24/19 Beyond VEGF - DLL4 Regulates Vascular Arborization and Alveolarization in the Developing Lung Venkatesh Sampath, MBBS Children's Mercy Hospital Pathology
1/25/19 Mitotic Kinesins as Therapeutic Targets in Cancer Rebecca Wates, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
1/28/19 The Impact of Exercise and Heat on Mitochondrial Function and Dynamics Alex Von Schulze University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
1/31/19 At the junction of tissue movement and fusion: Exploring SPECC1L function in embryo morphogenesis Irfan Saadi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
1/31/19 Structure of Hypothetical Conditional Clauses in Ibibio John-Patrick Doherty University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/1/19 Investigating functions of deubiquitinases USP9X and USP35 Changwei Liu, Ph.D. University of Colorado - Denver Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/4/19 Investigating Self-assembly of Amyloid Beta at Single Cell Resolution Jianzheng Wu University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/7/19 Regulators of early embryo genome function and viability Keith Latham, Ph.D. Michigan State University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
2/7/19 Guidelines for Improving Replication in Small Sample Longitudinal Data Heather Fielding Gebhardt University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/8/19 Molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease: Mitochondrial biochemistry, Ghrelin receptor and Microglia-neuron crosstalk Heng Du, Ph.D. University of Texas – Dallas Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/11/19 Investigating the role of N6-methyladenosine in telomerase biology Cameron Fox University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/14/19 Self-Determination across the Lifespan Mayumi Hagiwara University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/15/19 Biophysics at the cellular interface: using simulations to understand an atypical membrane-active peptide Blake Mertz, Ph.D. West Virginia University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/19/19 Stem cell therapies for male infertility Kyle E. Orwig, Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/21/19 Beyond the Bench: Realizing the Power of Precision Medicine Dave Vigerust, Ph.D. MyGenetx Clinical Laboratory Beyond the Lab Series
2/21/19 The relation between lexical and phonological awareness development in children with cochlear implants Emily Lund, Ph.D. Texas Christian University Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/22/19 The Life Cycle of a Proteasome; from assembly to degradation Jeroen Roelofs, Ph.D. Kansas State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/25/19 Energy Metabolism and Alzheimer's Disease Jill Morris, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/28/19 Understanding speech communication: Converging evidence from the study of fricatives Allard Jongman University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/28/19 Primary cilia dysfunction: Friend or foe in renal cystic disease? Pamela Tran, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
2/28/19 The Mnemonic Puzzle Sarah Robins, Ph.D. University of Kansas - Lawrence Linguistics Colloquy
3/1/19 Metabolic defects promote pathogenesis in a muscular dystrophy model Erika R. Geisbrecht, Ph.D. Kansas State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/1/19 Remote alcohol monitoring with abstinence incentives: Toward a mobile treatment platform Mikhail Koffarnus University of Kentucky Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/4/19 Exercise Effects on Brain and Mind Arthur F. Kramer, Ph.D. Northwestern University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/7/19 Mesenchymal Regulation of Jaw Length Erin Bumann, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.S. Univeristy of Missouri - Kansas City Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/7/19 Epigenetics: Fate of developmental abilities M. Hashim Raza, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/8/19 Dissecting the Numerous Functions of AP-Endonuclease 1, a Biomolecular Swiss Army Knife Nicole Ellis University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/8/19 Using Virtual Reality Training to Improve Behavior Intervention Skills Casey Clay University of Missouri Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/12/19 "Workshop on the Science of Scientific Writing" by George Gopen, J.D., Ph.D. Duke University George Gopen, J.D., Ph.D. Duke University School of Medicine Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/14/19 Family Education Series - IEP Development Leia Holley Families Together, Inc. Kansas LEND and Families Together, Inc.
3/19/19 From Bench to Bedside and Beyond: A Personal Journey of Career Charge and Drug Discovery Cibele Pinto, Ph.D. Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Beyond the Lab Series
3/21/19 Glucocorticoids in the Prenatal and Developing Brain: Friend or Foe? Paula Monaghan-Nichols, Ph.D. Univeristy of Missouri - Kansas City Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/21/19 The relationship between non-linguistic cognitive abilities and meaning comprehension in young children Utako Minai, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/22/19 A Comparison of Interteaching and the Learning Pathway in a Community Health Undergraduate Course Jonathan Schulz University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/25/19 Acetaminophen Hepatotoxicity: Translating animal studies to the human pathophysiology Hartmut Jaeschke, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/26/19 Mechanisms of TRPV ion channel gating Lejla Zubcevic, Ph.D. Duke University School of Medicine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/28/19 The Role of Fallopian Tube in High Grade Serous Cancer Joanna Burdette, PhD University of Illinois Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
3/28/19 The role of TGF-beta in mesothelioma: from a potential biomarker to a novel target Paul Stockhammer, M.D. Medical University of Vienna Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/28/19 Examining the Effect of Mother-Child Dialogic Reading Behaviors on Later Communication Skills in Children with Fragile X Syndrome Lindsay Williams Michaela Leahy University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/29/19 Insights into DNA ligase functions from small molecule inhibitors Alan Tomkinson, Ph.D. University of New Mexico Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/1/19 The structural basis of Meiosis expressed gene 1 (MEIG1) in modulating manchette function and its crosstalk with intraflagellar transport (IFT) Zhibing Zhang, M.D., Ph.D. Wayne State University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/4/19 Stem cell dynamics in the drosophila testis niche Erika Matunis, Ph.D. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/4/19 The last piece of the puzzle: Semantics in language documentation Andrew McKenzie University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/5/19 Investigations into the Step-to Step Coordination of Base Excision Repair Max Fairlamb University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/5/19 In Vivo and Ex Vivo Fast Scan Cyclic Voltammetry: The in’s and out’s of neural correlates in behavioral research Tadd Schneider University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/11/19 The Immunobiology of Human Implantation: An Evolving Story Danny Schust, MD University of Missouri - Columbia Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
4/11/19 Why Research Matters to Families who have Loved Ones with Disabilities Rene Jamison, Ph.D. University of Kansas - Kansas City Kansas LEND and Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
4/12/19 A Comparison of Isolated and Synthesized Contingencies in Functional Analyses Kathleen Holehan University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/15/19 Microbes, macrophages and mitochondria: how early exposure to poor maternal diet programs adult metabolic disease Jacob E. (Jed) Friedman, Ph.D. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/18/19 Beyond average: Investigating heterogeneity for thousands of single cells during cardiogenesis Rusty Lansford, Ph.D. Keck School of Medicine of USC Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/18/19 Advocacy and Organizational Interventions Claire Selin University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/19/19 Post-translational modifications of lysyl oxidase-like 2 and their effects on catalytic activity Minae Mure, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/19/19 Some statistical methods for single-subject studies Reid Landes University of Arkansas Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/22/19 Targeting a novel vulnerability of mutant p53 by ER stress-inducing chemotherapeutic agents Elizabeth Thoenen University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/25/19 Epigenetic Controls of Early Mammalian Development Davor Solter, MD, PhD Mahidol University, Thailand Ivan Damjanov Lecture in Stem Cell Research
4/25/19 Epigenetic Controls of Early Mammalian Development Davor Solter, MD, PhD Max Planck Institute Ivan Damjanov Lecture in Stem Cell Research
4/25/19 A model of reading comprehension across young monolingual English and Spanish-English dual-language learners Mindy Bridges University of Kansas Medical Center Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/25/19 Role of ciliary genes, Thm1 and Thm2, in ciliary trafficking and polycystic kidney disease Wei Wang University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/26/19 Novel Anti-Viral and Precision Anti-Cancer Therapeutic Development Through Targeting the Oxysterol-binding Proteins (OSBP/ORPs) Anthony W. G. Burgett, Ph.D. University of Oklahoma Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/29/19 On Moms & Metabolism: How the ‘First 1000 Days’ Influence Obesity and Metabolic Disease Risk Dr. Kartik Shankar, Ph.D., DABT University of Arkansas Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/30/19 Cell Death in Development and Disease Michael Overholtzer, Ph.D. Memorial Sloan Kettering Institute Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/30/19 Neurovascular Protection by Adropin in Experimental Ischemic Stroke Eduardo Candelario-Jalil, Ph.D. University of Florida Pharmacology and Toxicology's Scientific Seminar Series
5/2/19 Endometrial Mesenchymal Stromal Cells, Master Regulators of Pregnancy Success, Display Diverse Steroid Hormone Responsiveness in Health and Disease Linda Giudice, MD, PhD University of California - San Francisco Donald C. Johnson Lecture in Reproduction
5/2/19 Endometrial Mesenchymal Stromal Cells, Master Regulators of Pregnancy Success, Display Diverse Steroid Hormone Responsiveness in Health and Disease Linda C. Giudice, MD, PhD University of California - San Francisco Donald C. Johnson Lecture in Reproduction
5/3/19 Effects of Using Technology to Expand the Reach of a Skills-Based Parent Training Program: Child Planned Activities Training Anna Whaley University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
5/6/19 Gut-brain axis in pathophysiology of hypertension Dr. Jasenka Zubcevic University of Florida Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/9/19 KisspeptinRegulation of Reproduction and Metabolism: Translational Studies of Human Disease and Mouse Models Sally Radovic, MD Rutgers Pathology
5/9/19 The Force of the Actin Cytoskeleton: How Polymerization Mediates Stiffness Sensing Patrick W. Oakes, Ph.D. University of Rochester Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/9/19 The Practice of Self-Determination in Youth and Young Adults Evan Dean, Ph.D. University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas LEND and KUCDD - Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities
5/15/19 KUMC Research Core Showcase Peter Smith, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center KIDDRC
5/16/19 Spinal Afferents in Visceral Organs Nicholas Spencer, Ph.D. University of Flinders Medical Center, Adelaide, South Australia Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/17/19 Understanding the Neural Basis of Social Attachment Devanandi Manoli, M.D., Ph.D. University of California - San Francisco Pharmacology and Toxicology's Scientific Seminar Series
5/20/19 Looking at Polycystin-1 as a GPCR James Calvet, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/20/19 Molecular Underpinnings of Parkinson's Disease: A Path to New Therapies Yulan Xiong, Ph.D. Kansas State University Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 The Effect of an Anti-inflammatory Diet Intervention on Early Life Stress-induced Co-morbid Disorders in Mice Olivia Eller-Smith University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Medial Amygdala Dopamine Receptor Activity Regulates Social Avoidance Response Following Social Defeat Stress in Prairie Voles (Microtus ochrogaster) Maria Tickerhoof University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Mutant Huntingtin-Calmodulin Interaction: Potential Therapeutic Target for Huntington’s Disease Khushboo Kapadia University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Lipid Homeostasis and Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Alzheimer's Disease Blaise Menta University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Neuropathic Effects of Paclitaxel Chemotherapy on C57BL/6 Mice, Predisposing to Diabetic Disease Daniel Elliot University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 ApoE2-mediated Neuroprotective Mechanism Through Regulation of Glycolysis Xin Zhang University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Respiratory Chain Incompetence Influences Alzheimer’s Disease Related Phenomena Ian Welding University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/20/19 Loss of Diversity in Electrical Synapse’s Connexins Irma Torres-Vazquez University of Kansas – Lawrence Neuroscience Graduate Program Symposium
5/23/19 Development, differentiation and function of hypothalamic proopiomelanocortin neurons Malcolm Low, MD, PhD University of Michigan James L. Voogt Lecture in Neuroendocrinology
5/23/19 Development, differentiation and function of hypothalamic proopiomelanocortin neurons Malcolm J. Low, MD, PhD University of Michigan James L. Voogt Lecture in Neuroendocrinology
5/23/19 Identifying novel mechanisms regulating Ciliary protein traffic Prachee Avasthi, Ph.D. Lab University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
6/13/19 Community Support: Success Skills for Individuals with Autism Kari A. Wold, MA, LMLP, AS, Paige Boydston, MS, BCBA, Mikayla McHenry-Powell Integrated Behavioral Technologies Kansas LEND
6/21/19 Increasing Student On-Task Behavior in a Juvenile Detention Day School Through the Use of a Token Procedure Implemented by Juvenile Correctional Officers Austin O'Neal University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
6/24/19 Targeting Glutamate and Insulin Signaling for Alzheimer's Disease Treatments Kevin N. Hascup, Ph.D. Southern Illinois University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
7/12/19 The Good Behavior Game: Maintenance and Side-Effects in Preschoolers Elizabeth Foley University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
7/19/19 Increasing Staff Healthy Behavioral Practices in Programs for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Bertilde Kamana University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
8/8/19 Transition in Kansas Stephanie Coleman and Sean Swindler University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas LEND and KUCDD - Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities
8/22/19 Movers and shapers: regulation of actin and membrane dynamics by class I myosins Mira Krendel, Ph.D. SUNY Upstate Medical University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
8/29/19 Engineering Lymphocytes as Cancer Immunotherapeutics Stephen Gottschalk, MD St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
8/29/19 Engineering Lymphocytes as Cancer Immunotherapeutics Stephen Gottschalk, MD St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Pathology
9/5/19 Immune Pathogenesis of Prenatal Infection Sing Sing Way, MD, PhD Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Pathology
9/5/19 Global roles for the bacterial actin cytoskeleton Randy Morgenstein, Ph.D. Oklahoma State University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/5/19 Immune Pathogenesis of Prenatal Infection Sing Sing Way, MD, PhD Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
9/5/19 Systems neuroscience approaches for characterizing brain-behavior linkages in autism spectrum disorder Kathryn Unruh, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
9/9/19 Sexual dimorphism impacts hepatic responses to high fat diet and exercise John Thyfault, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/11/19 Evaluating an Objective Measure of Speech Production in Early Language Learners Lindsay Williams University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/12/19 One Size DOES NOT fit all: Size-dependent changes in tissue patterning and function Christopher Arnold, Ph.D., Stowers Institute for Medical Research Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/16/19 Experimental Therapies for Krabbe Disease Steven M. LeVine, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/18/19 Communication in Sex Education and Students with Developmental Disabilities Lara Mann University of Kansas Medical Center Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/19/19 Chromosomal linkages, nucleolus, and mysteries of genome organization Tamara Potapova, Ph.D., Stowers Institute for Medical Research Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/19/19 Mouse and In Vitro Models of Endometriosis and Ovarian Cancer Shannon M. Hawkins, MD, PhD Indiana University Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
9/19/19 Brain mechanisms of anxiety and repetitive behaviors in autism spectrum disorder James Bartolotti, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
9/20/19 Amyloid beta and bioenergetics Heather Wilkins, Ph.D University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/25/19 Current State of the Evidence for Speech-Language Intervention Strategies for Children with Hearing Loss Jena McDaniel, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/26/19 Outside-in signaling at the sperm binding site William Kinsey, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/27/19 How studying PKD can provide insight into cancer biology Erica Golemis, Ph.D. Fox Chase Cancer Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/27/19 Enhancing the Training Integrity of Novice Trainers in a Human Service Setting Tyler Erath University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
9/29/19 Developmentally programmed tankyrase activity licenses progression of embryonic genome activation Carmen Williams, M.D., Ph.D. National Institutes for Health Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/30/19 Tissue and Systemic Energy Metabolism as Mediators of Diet-Induced Weight Gain and Adiposity E. Matthew Morris, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/2/19 Consequences of the distributed structure of acoustic information in the English lexicon Charles Redmon University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/3/19 Transcriptional Regulation in Germ Cell Development and Female Reproductive Health Richard Freiman, PhD Brown University Pathology
10/3/19 Transcriptional Regulation in Germ Cell Development and Female Reproductive Health Richard Freiman, Ph.D. Brown University Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
10/3/19 Assessing Vocal Development in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Which Measure is Best? Jena McDaniel, PhD, CCC-SLP University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
10/4/19 Biomolecule phase transitions: Universal behavior or specific functions Jeremy Schmit, Ph.D. Kansas State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/7/19 Genetic and Epigenetic Regulations of Transposable Elements in the Genome P. Jeremy Wang, Ph.D., M.D. University of Pennsylvania Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/10/19 wtf parasitic genes cause infertility by manipulating protein homeostasis Sarah Zanders, Ph.D. Stowers Institute for Medical Research Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
10/10/19 Dioxin, Clocks and Oxygen: Prototype Signals of PAS Environmental Sensors Christopher Bradfield, PhD University of Wisconsin Pathology
10/10/19 Dioxin, Clocks and Oxygen: Prototype Signals of PAS Environmental Sensors Christopher Bradfield, PhD Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
10/10/19 Clumsy or Clinical? Contextualizing Motor Problems in Autism Haylie Miller, PhD University of North Texas Health Science Center Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
10/11/19 A study of the biochemistry of proteins and its impact on medicine: PEDF and retina pathology S. Patricia Becerra, Ph.D. National Institutes for Health Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/14/19 Mitochondria and Mitochondrial Cascades in Alzheimer’s Disease Russell H. Swerdlow, M.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/16/19 Improving Design and Organization for Social Science Poster Presentations Chris Lorenzen University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/17/19 Immune Dysfunction in Endometriosis Chandrakant Tayade, DVM, PhD Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
10/21/19 Oxidant Stress in Adipocytes; A Key Factor in the Development of Uremic Cardiomyopathy Joseph I. Shapiro, M.D., F.A.H.A., F.A.S.N., M.A.C.P Marshall University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/23/19 Building Bridges and Making Connections Samantha Ghali University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/24/19 Uterine 3D Structure Facilitates Early Maternal Fetal Interactions Ripla Arora, PhD Michigan State University Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
10/25/19 Molecular Mechanisms of Motlility and Adhesion of Acinetobacter baumannii Kurt Piepenbrink, Ph.D. University of Nebraska Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/25/19 Learning by Losing and Other Lessons Accumulated Along the Way Steven Warren University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
10/29/19 The oocyte's progression through meiosis: Challenges in space and time Janice Evans, Ph.D. Purdue University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/30/19 A text analysis approach to characterizing text socialness Meghan Davidson, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/31/19 Mining the Wnt/β-catenin/BCL9 transcriptional complex for cancer therapy Ruben Carrasco, MD, PhD Harvard University Pathology
10/31/19 Investigating novel roles for occluding junction proteins during morphogenesis in Drosophila Robert Ward, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
10/31/19 Mining the Wnt/ß-catenin/BCL9 Transcriptional Complex for Cancer Therapy Ruben Carrasco, MD, PhD Harvard University Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
10/31/19 –– Neural mechanisms underlying flexible use of sensory feedback during motor control in autism spectrum disorder Robin Shafer, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
11/1/19 Disordered RNA-folding chaperones promote nucleic acid conformational transitions via local charge screening Erik D. Holmstrom, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
11/1/19 The Effects of a Group Parent-Coaching Package on Parent & Child Behavior Brittany Vaughn Mitchelson University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
11/1/19 Assessing the Potential Aversiveness of Vicarious Reinforcement Procedures with Young Children Stephanie Glaze University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
11/2/19 Working at King Soopers — Our Local Grocery Store & Lessons Learned Along the Way Jayne Dixon Weber National Fragile X Foundation 7th New Directions in Fragile X Conference
11/2/19 Premutation Carriers: FXAND, FXPOI, FXTAS and Everything In Between Randi Hagerman, MD University of California - Davis 7th New Directions in Fragile X Conference
11/4/19 Research and Pedagogies of Engagement in Latinx Communities: Responsibilities to Community, to the Profession, and to Civic Duty Araceli Masterson-Algar University of Kansas – Lawrence Waggoner Research Colloquium
11/4/19 Using Multi-omic Approaches to Understand the Function of the O-GlcNAc Rheostat Chad Slawson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/4/19 Reframing Justice: Latinx Community Environmentalisms and the Cultural Politics of Barrio Logan Christopher Perreira University of Kansas – Lawrence Waggoner Research Colloquium
11/4/19 Sustaining Indigenous Identity in Nicaragua Laura Herlihy, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Waggoner Research Colloquium
11/4/19 Building capacity for community participation: The Community Tool Box Vincent Francisco University of Kansas – Lawrence Waggoner Research Colloquium
11/6/19 Using Applied Behavioral Science to Improve Community Health & Development Ruaa Hassaballa University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
11/7/19 Stem Cells, Epigenetic Regulation, and Progesterone Action in Uterine Fibroids Serdar E. Bulun, MD Northwestern University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/7/19 Centrosomes as a Model for Building Tissue Specific Organelles Nasser M. Rusan, Ph.D. National Institutes for Health Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/8/19 Endometriosis in Nonhuman Primates Ov D. Slayden, PhD Oregon Health & Science University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Let’s Be Friends: Trophoblast Interactions Critical in Placental Development David Natale, PhD Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Oxidative Stress Alters the Expression Profile of Dppa3 in Oocytes and Decreases Di-Methylation of Histone H3K3 in the Pre-Implantation Embryo Alison Ermisch University of Nebraska - Lincoln Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Endocrine Action of Early Pregnancy in Ruminants Thomas R. (Tod) Hansen, PhD Colorado State University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Germline Exposure to Our Chemical Landscape: Mechanistic Insights from C. Elegans Monica P. Colaiacovo, PhD Harvard Medical School Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Building a Tail: Dissecting the Role of Axonemal Proteins During Spermatogenesis Elisabeth Bauerly Stowers Institute for Medical Research Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 The Development of a Uterine Gland 3D Culture Model to Understand Pregnancy Establishment in Women Harriet Fitzgerald, PhD University of Missouri - Columbia Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Exploring Spermatogonial Stem Cell Biology at the Single-Cell Resolution Brian P. Hermann, PhD University of Texas - San Antonio Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Developmental Dioxin Exposure and the Paternal-Derived Risk to Preterm Birth Kaylon L. Bruner-Tran, PhD Vanderbilt University Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 GREB1 Acts as a Progesterone Receptor (PR) Co-Activator to Promote Uterine Receptivity for Embryo Implantation Sangappa Chadchan, PhD Washington University - St. Louis Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Loss of REST in Uterine Leiomyoma Leads to an Altered Progesterone Response Ashley Cloud University of Kansas Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Atypical Protein Kinase C iota (PKCiota) is Essential for the Establishment of the Maternal-Fetal Exchange Interface during Mammalian Development Bhaswati Bhattacharya University of Kansas Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 ASCL2 Reciprocally Controls Key Trophoblast Lineage Decisions During Hemochorial Placenta Development Kaela Varberg, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
11/8/19 Plotting a Course: Behavior Analysis and the Advancement of Global Sustainability Brett Gelino University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
11/13/19 System of Care for Children with Multiple Needs/Children Who Access Multiple Systems Kris Matthews University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
11/14/19 The Genetics of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: The Long and Winding Road Richard Legro, MD Penn State University Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
11/14/19 Analysis of extrinsic and intrinsic factors involved in vNCC colonization of the gut and in the pathogenesis of Hirschsprung’s Disease Stephen Shannon University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/14/19 Put On Your Mask First, It Is A Long Flight Mary Anne Hammond Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas LEND
11/14/19 How do we know if an intervention is effective? An examination of treatment response and novel progress monitoring for young children with ASD Anna Wallisch, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
11/18/19 Assessing Complex Movement Behaviors in Models of Neurological Disorders in the KUMC Rodent Behavior Facility Ken McCarson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/21/19 Microbial Friends and Foes at the Maternal-Fetal Interface Indira Mysorekar, PhD Washington University - St. Louis Pathology
11/21/19 Microbial Friends and Foes at the Maternal-Fetal Interface Indira U. Mysorekar, PhD Washington University - St. Louis Seminars in Development and the Pathogenesis of Disease
11/21/19 Influence of adipose on pancreatic cancer progression Michael VanSaun, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/22/19 Evasion of the Complement/Neutrophil Axis by Staphylococcus aureus: A Biochemical Perspective Brian Geisbrecht, Ph.D. Kansas State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
11/22/19 Rethinking ‘Normal’: Disparities, Impact, and Treatment of Uterine Fibroids Erica Marsh, MD University of Michigan Seminars in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
12/2/19 Deciphering the role of miRNAs in endometriosis pathophysiology using mouse models Warren Nothnick, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
12/4/19 Examining the simple view of reading in Kiswahili: a longitudinal analysis Brenda Wawire University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
12/5/19 Vaping-induced mucociliary dysfunction – translational lessons from cell and animals models Matthias Salathe, M.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
12/5/19 Pediatric Neuroimaging Approaches to Exploring the Heterogeneity of Autism Christine Wu Nordahl, PhD University of California - Davis Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
12/9/19 The Role of REST in the Regulation of Steroid Hormone Response Ashley Cloud University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
12/11/19 2019 Dole Leadership Prize: Dr. Temple Grandin Temple Grandin, Ph.D. Colorado State University Dole Institute of Politics, Life Span Institute
12/12/19 Regulation of Mammalian Germ Line Stem Cell Homeostasis Bob Braun, PhD Jackson Laboratory Pathology
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