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2017 Seminars

Date Talk Title Presenter(s) Institution Series
1/9/17 Limbic Activation in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Courtney Marsh, MD, MPH, FACOG Center for Advanced Reproductive Medicine Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
1/12/17 iPSC-derived Functional Cells for Therapy Rajasingh Johnson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
1/19/17 Moderate Specc1l deficiency leads to defects in palate development Everett Hall University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
1/20/17 All that and a Bag of CHIPs - structure-function studies of cytoplasmic protein quality control Saurav Misra, Ph.D. Kansas State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
1/23/17 Regulation of RGS Proteins in Health and Disease Benita Sjögren, Ph.D. Michigan State University RESEARCH SEMINAR IN PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY
1/23/17 Leptin and the Regulation of Food Intake and Body Weight Jeffrey M. Friedman, M.D., Ph.D. Rockefeller University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
1/26/17 Function of Ewing Sarcoma EWS Protein in Tumorigenesis and Skeletogenesis Mizuki Azuma, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
1/27/17 Of Mice, Men, and Tics: Translational Studies of Tourette syndrome Christopher Pittenger, M.D., Ph.D. Yale University Pharmacology and Toxicology's Scientific Seminar Series
1/27/17 Sensorimotor Processes and their Neural Underpinnings in Autism Matthew Mosconi, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Seminar Series
1/27/17 Causes of parallel molecular adptation: insights from vertebrate hemoglobin Jay F. Storz, Ph.D. University of Nebraska Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
1/27/17 Sensorimotor processes and their neural underpinnings in autism Matthew Mosconi, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
1/30/17 Studies of Extracellular Vesicle Function in Ovarian Biology Lane Christenson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/2/17 Genetically Tractable Platform for Identifying Regulators of Acute and Chronic Pain Seol Hee Im, Ph.D. University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
2/3/17 Examining Multiple Interventions to Deter Access Aisle Parking Violations Kelsey Shinnick University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
2/6/17 TALEs of mapping Hox target Bony Kumar Stowers Institute for Medical Research Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/10/17 Landscape of APOBEC-induced mutation in Cancer Steven Roberts, Ph.D. Washington State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/16/17 Joining the Cryo-EM Revolution to Visualize Molecular detail of Bacterial Toxin-Nanodisc Complexes Mark Fisher, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
2/20/17 Bile Acid Signaling in Liver Metabolism Tiangang Li, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
2/23/17 Comparison of National Surveys: Identification and Treatment of Specific Language Impairment by Speech-Language Pathologist & Teachers Claire Selin & Teresa Girolamo University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
2/24/17 Bacterioferritin: Structure, dynamics and protein-protein interactions at play in iron storage and mobilization Mario Rivera, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
2/24/17 Double trouble: The increased risk of overweight in kids with ASD and emerging treatment Meredith Dreyer Gillette, Ph.D. Children's Mercy Hospital Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Seminar Series
2/24/17 Early nutrition and developmental outcomes John Colombo, Ph.D. University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
2/24/17 Double trouble: The increased risk of overweight in kids with ASD and emerging treatment options Meredith Dreyer Gillette, PhD Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
2/27/17 The Host Microbiome: A Novel Tool to Diagnose Inflammation and Disease Andrea Braundmeier, Ph.D. Southern Illinois University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/2/17 Early Vocal Predictors of Later Language Ability in Children with Fragile X Syndrome Heather Fielding University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/2/17 Dietary Fat Content and Exercise's Effect on Cutaneous Sensitivity Michael Cooper University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/3/17 What memories are made of Kausik Si, Ph.D. Stowers Institute Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/3/17 How To Be An Ally: Supporting Autistic Advocacy Spencer Hunley, Skyler Whittaker, Elizabeth Boresow, Marshall Edwards, Jessica Schuttler, PhD Autistic Self-Advocacy Network of Kansas City Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Preventive Effects of Established Treatments for Problem Behavior Sarah C. Mead, EdM, BCBA, LBA Behavior Analyst Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Behavioral and Medical Treatments for Comorbidities in Autism Christina Low Kapalu, Ph.D., July Jean Cuevas, M.D. Children's Mercy Hospital Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Dealing with Rigid and Repetitive Behaviors Natalie Haultain, PsyD Children's Mercy Hospital Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Behavioral and Medical Treatments for Comorbidities in Autism Christina Low Kapalu, Ph.D., July Jean Cuevas, M.D. Children's Mercy Hospital Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Dealing with Rigid and Repetitive Behaviors Natalie Haultain, PsyD Children's Mercy Hospital Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Transitions and the Importance of Building a Life Cy Nadler, Ph.D., Mary Anne Hammond, B.S. Children's Mercy Hospital Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Building the Dream: Transition Services and the IEP Leia Holley Families Together, Inc. Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Supporting Children with Developmental Disabilities in an Early Learning Setting Using Positive Behavior Supports Katrina Ostmeyer, Ph.D., Mikayla McHenry- Powell, B.A. Integrated Behavioral Technologies Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Problem Solvers – The Mission Project Model for Teaching Socials Skills to Adults with Autism Sarah Mai, OTR/L, Amelia Zang-Carta and Kenny Flanagan Kansas City, MO Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Transition Across the Lifespan: Kansas Community of Practice Craig Knutson Kansas Council on Developmental Disabilities Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 An Evening With the ’Rents Keenan Stump, PhD / L-SLP, Matt Braun, PhD / L-SLP New Balloon Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Life, Animated: A Tale of Autism & Hidden Potential Ron Suskind Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Financial and Estate Planning for Families with Special Needs Scott Adams, CFP®, ChSNC™, ChFC Special Needs Planning Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Translational Research in Autism Spectrum Disorder Antonio Y. Hardan, M.D. Stanford University Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Translational Research in Autism Spectrum Disorder Antonio Hardan, MD Stanford University Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Translational Research in Autism Spectrum Disorder Antonio Hardan, MD Stanford University Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Addressing Noncompliance in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Food Selectivity and Intolerance of Healthcare Routines Jessica Juanico, Kelley Harrison, MA, BCBA, Pamela Neidert, and Claudia Dozier University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Decreasing Challenging Behavior: Function-Based Behavior Intervention Plans Jill M. Koertner, MA, BCBA University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Communication Challenges Faced by Adolescents with ASD Nancy Brady, PhD, Julie Evnen, MSW and Kris Matthews, MSW University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Increasing Access to Services: Utilizing Practice- based Coaching to Improve Skills of Service Providers, Educators and Parents Rose A. Mason, PhD, BCBA-D, and Alana Schnitz, PhD, BCBA University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Self-Determination and Supported Decision-Making Evan Dean, Ph.D., Kathryn Burke University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 I-CONNECT Plus: The Use of Online Modules, Coaching and Self-Monitoring to Increase Independence and Community Participation for Individuals with ASD Rose Mason, PhD, Debra Kamps, Raia Rosenblum and Sean Swindler University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Functional Assessment and Treatment of Challenging Behavior Pamela L. Neidert, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA-KS, and Claudia Dozier University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Community-Wide Positive Behavior Support Applications for Youths with Autism Sara Quick, MEd, and Grace Lamberton University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Autism Peer Networks for Elementary School Children Debra Kamps, Ph.D., Linda Heitzman- Powell, Ph.D. University of Kansas - Lawrence, University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Continuation of Decreasing Challenging Behavior: Function-Based Behavior Intervention Plans Jill M. Koertner, MA, BCBA University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 An Inside-Out Approach to Social Groups: Rethinking Our Focus Matt Braun, PhD, L/CCC-SLP, Joshua Reynolds, MA, CCC-SLP University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Focusing on Girls with Autism and Interventions Designed to Promote Positive Social-Emotional Health and Self-Care Skills Rene Jamison, PhD, Mallorey Marek University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 A Movement in the Right Direction: How Studying the Motor System in Autism Spectrum Disorder May Provide Missing Pieces to the Puzzle Lauren M. Schmitt, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 Drama-Free Doctor Visits: Behavioral Strategies for Medical Appointments Leni Swails, Ph.D., Moira Leahy, EdS University of Kansas Medical Center Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/3/17 OASIS-D, Dissemination of a Tele-health Based Parent Training Model Linda Heitzman-Powell, Ph.D., Jau Buzhardt, Ph.D., Ashley McGrath and Vannessa Balingcongan University of Kansas Medical Center, University of Kansas - Lawrence Beyond the Diagnosis: Autism Across the Life Span
3/6/17 Actin Redundancy is Required for Assembly of the Microtubule-Based Flagellum in Chlamydomonas Prachee Avasthi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/9/17 How Native Chinese Listeners & Second-Language Chinese Learners Process Tones in Word Recognition Quentin Qin University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/9/17 Novel Molecular Targeted Therapy for CTCL Ramesh Balusu, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/10/17 Biothermodynamics of Elastin-Like-Polypetides: the influence of drug labeling John J. Correia, Ph.D. University of Mississippi Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/13/17 REST - the Master Regulator of Tumorigenic Pathways in Uterine Fibroids Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/16/17 Transcriptional Architecture of the Circadian Clock in Mammals Joseph Takahashi, PhD University of Texas - Southwestern James L. Voogt Lecture in Neuroendocrinology
3/16/17 The Effect of Signal Degradation on Speech Intelligibility Brittany Williams University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/17/17 Modulation of the unfolded protein response by gap junctional coupling: hormetic mechanisms of neuronal death and survival Joseph Fontes, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/17/17 EEG biomarkers in developmental disabilities John Sweeney, PhD University of Cincinnati Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
3/20/17 Artificial Selection for Rat Models of Complex Disease Risks: An Evolutionary Strategy Steven Britton, Ph.D. University of Michigan Medical School Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/23/17 Off With Their Heads: Using Planarians to Understand Brain Regeneration Rachel Roberts-Galbraith, Ph.D. Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/27/17 Targeting the Molecular Mechanisms of ‘Evolvability’ to Improve Chemotherapies for Ovarian Cancer Jeremy Chien, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
3/29/17 An Evaluation of Synchronous Reinforcement for Increasing On-Task Behavior in Preschool Children Sara Diaz de Villegas University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/30/17 Ubiquitin and Autophagy Networks in Health and Disease Ivan Dikic, MD, PhD Goethe University Pathology
3/30/17 Interactive Book Reading to Accelerate Word Learning by Kindergarten Children with Specific Language Impairment Holly Storkel University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
3/30/17 Primary Cilia Dysfunction and Dysregulated Signaling Pathways in Human ADPKD and PKD Mouse Models Luciane Silva University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
3/31/17 Life in Pharmaceutical CDMO Fredrick Esseku, Ph.D. Catalent Pharma Solutions Beyond the Lab Series
3/31/17 Making My LyX Template - Demonstration Workshop Paul Johnson, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
3/31/17 Molecular chaperones regulate the chromatin landscape. Is it time to move? Brian C. Freeman, Ph.D. University of Illinois Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
3/31/17 Evaluating Efforts to Improve Quality of Care of a National Diabetes Treatment Initiative Targeting Medically Underserved Patients Chuck Sepers University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/31/17 Implementation of a Comprehensive Community Intervention Addressing Type 2 Diabetes in Durham County, North Carolina Ithar Hassaballa University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
3/31/17 Genetics of speech and language impairment Muhammad Hashim Raza, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
4/6/17 ECM-based Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration Roy Ogle, Ph.D. Old Dominion University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/6/17 Cell Behaviors During Reproductive Organ Development Richard Behringer, PhD University of Texas Donald C. Johnson Lecture in Reproduction
4/7/17 A Comparison of the Influence of the Different Components of the Good Behavior Game Beth Foley University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/10/17 Hydrodynamic Gene Transfer and Its Applications Dexi Liu, Ph.D. University of Georgia Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/13/17 The Role of microRNAs in Craniofacial Development and as Therapeutic Reagents Brad Amendt, Ph.D. University of Iowa Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/13/17 Understanding Age-Related Differences in Word Retrieval Using a Multiplex Nichol Castro University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/14/17 Anthrax Toxin: the Unfolding Story of Structure and Function Alexandra Machen University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/14/17 Is there Really an Autism Epidemic? Jason Travers University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/17/17 Peeking into Transcription in vivo using High-Resolution Genomics Techniques Julia Zeitlinger, Ph.D. Stowers Institute Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/20/17 Cell Proliferation in Genome and Tissue Aging Steven Pruitt, Ph.D. Roswell Park Cancer Institute Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/20/17 Cancer-Derived Extracellular miRNA in Breast Cancer Metastasis Shizheng Wang, PhD University of California - San Diego Pathology
4/20/17 The Role of Question Under Discussion and Individual Differences in Scalar Implicature Xiao Yang University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/21/17 Requirement for RASA3 in HSPC Differentiation: Studies in scat and Rasa3 cKO Models Luanne Peters, Ph.D. The Jackson Laboratory Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/21/17 Mechanochemical Signaling and Epithelial Homeostasis Alpha Yap, Ph.D. University of Queensland, Australia Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
4/21/17 Don’t wag the dog: Extending the reach of applied behavior analysis Matthew Normand University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
4/24/17 Structural Snapshots of DNA Damage Processing Bret Freudenthal, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
4/27/17 Age as a Factor in the Treatment of Late Acquired Sounds Breanna Krueger University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
4/28/17 The forgotten genome: Surprising roles of mitochondriain cancer metastasis Danny R. Welch, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
4/28/17 New communication assessment and intervention strategies for children with autism and minimal verbal skills Nancy Brady University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
5/1/17 Targeting Oncogenic Mutant p53 Through the Mevalonate Pathway-HSP40 Axis Tomoo Iwakuma, M.D., Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/4/17 CGRP in Migraine: Clues from Mice Andrew F. Russo, Ph.D. University of Iowa Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/5/17 Fire and Ice: Mitochondrial Metabolism as a Mediator of Fatty Liver Disease Shawn Burgess, Ph.D. UT Southwestern Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
5/8/17 A Bacteriologist's Journey Joe Lutkenhaus, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/11/17 Gone Fishing... In Other People's Data Casey S. Greene, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/12/17 Exercise, Aerobic Capacity, and impact on mitochondrial function in the liver John Thyfault, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
5/15/17 Lingual Muscle Plasticity: What Happens with Rehabilitation? Nadine P. Connor, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/18/17 Functionalizing Protein-Based Materials with Biomolecules Sarah Bondos, Ph.D. Texas A&M University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/19/17 Multiple structure-intrinsic disorder interactions regulate and coordinate Hox protein function Sarah Bondos, Ph.D. Texas A&M University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
5/22/17 Molecular Switching of DCIS to Invasive Ductal Carcinoma through CCL2/CCR2 Chemokine Signaling Nikki Cheng, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
5/25/17 Role of CCN5 in Breast Cancer Progression Sandipto Sarkar University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
5/26/17 Investigating fetal neurodevelopment using biomagnetometry Kathleen Gustafson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Seminar Series
5/26/17 Investigating fetal neurodevelopment using biomagnetometry Kathleen Gustafson, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
6/1/17 Human Pluripotent Stem Cells and the Embryo Martin F. Pera, PhD The Jackson Laboratory Ivan Damjanov Lecture in Stem Cell Research
6/16/17 The Effects of Differential Reinforcement on Variable and Novel Pretend Play Behavior of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Alyson Buck University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
6/30/17 The Double-Entendre Problem of Behavior Analysis Jargon: "Word Emotion" and its Implications for a Technology of Dissemination Thomas Critchfield Illinois State University Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
7/8/17 The variable key and the kutils R package Paul Johnson, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
7/13/17 An Analysis of a Comprehensive and Collaborative Truancy Prevention and Diversion Program Kelsey Dachman University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
7/14/17 A Component Analysis of a Feeding Intervention with Siblings as Peer Models for Children with Autism Heather Skinner University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
7/21/17 An Evaluation of the Performance Diagnostic Checklist-Human Services on the Timeliness of Employees in a School for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder Todd Merritt University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
7/31/17 Mechanism of Meiotic Initiation in Mammalian Germ Cells Ning Wang, Ph.D. Harvard Medical School Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
8/17/17 Keeping a Project Together Paul Johnson, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
8/28/17 Epigenetic Regulation of Histone Eviction During Spermatogenesis Lacey Luense, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
8/30/17 Findings from an eye-tracking study examining the role of pragmatics in children’s comprehension of ‘only’ Lauren Covey University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/1/17 Tetanus Neurotoxin: Unfolding the Refolding and Translocation Mechanism Pierce O'Neil University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/1/17 The Effects of a Technology-Based Self-Monitoring Intervention on On-Task, Disruptive, and Task-Completion Behaviors for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders Raia Rosenbloom University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
9/6/17 Characteristics and usefulness of phonetic variability Doug Whalen, Ph.D. CUNY Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/7/17 Tail-Anchored Membrane Protein Biogenesis Dr. Robert Keenan University of Chicago Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/8/17 Gamma-Secretase and the Mechanism of Alzheimer's Disease Michael S. Wolfe, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/11/17 Complex Contributions of Neuronal Gap Junctions to Cell Death and Survival Andrei Belousov, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/13/17 3D/4D Ultrasound research: New methods, challenges, and insights Kelly Berkson, Ph.D. Indiana University - Bloomington Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/14/17 Super-Enhancer Guided Mapping of Gene Regulatory Networks Modulating
Trophoblast Stem Cells
Jonghwan Kim, PhD University of Texas - Austin Pathology
9/15/17 Role of the PDK isoenzymes in glucose homeostasis, hepatic steatosis, and adipose tissue inflammation Robert A. Harris, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/15/17 Behavioral and Neuro-Economic Approaches to Understanding Addictive Disorders Michael Amlung University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
9/18/17 Ptotonation-dependent Conformational Switching in Membrane Proteins Alexey S. Ladokhin, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/20/17 Frameworks for documenting and evaluating teaching at research universities Andrea Greenhoot University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/21/17 Symposium on Skeletal Biology, Development, and Disease Yang Chai, D.D.S.,Ph.D., Christopher Evans, Ph.D., James Iatridis, Ph.D., Mark Johnson, Ph.D., Martin Lotz, M.D. and Maurizio Pacifici, Ph.D. - Local Speakers: Brian Andrews, M.D., Terence McIff, Ph.D., Irfan Saadi, Ph.D., Pamela Tran, Ph.D., Jinxi Wang, M.D., Ph.D. and Xinmai Yang, Ph.D. Various Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/22/17 The painful consequences of stress Julie Christianson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/25/17 New Insights into the Interplay Between O-GlcNAc and Metabolism Chad Slawson, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
9/27/17 Examining individual difference in the processing of referential dependencies in Spanish: an ERP investigation Nick Feroce University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
9/28/17 Transposon-Based Mouse Models for Finding Drivers of Specific Cancer Behaviors David Largaespada, PhD University of Minnesota Pathology
9/28/17 Tissues in Motion: The Dynamics of Early Avian Morphogenesis Brenda Rongish, KUMC University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
9/29/17 Bcl-2 proteins regulate cell death at on and in membranes David Andrews, Ph.D. University of Toronto Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
9/29/17 DDI: What the Data Documentation Initiative means for you Larry Hoyle, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
9/29/17 Postural control in autism and Fragile X mental retardation 1 (FMR1) premutation carriers Zheng Wang, PhD University of Kansas - Lawrence Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
10/2/17 Hepatocellular eNOS and NAFLD Susceptibility R. Scott Rector, Ph.D. University of Missouri - Columbia Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/4/17 Improving task engagement while studying linguistic phenomena Tifani Biro University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/5/17 Is Reduced Liver Energy Metabolism Making Us Obese? Matthew Morris, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
10/5/17 Ovarian Cancer: The State of the Science Michael J. Birrer, MD, PhD University of Alabama - Birmingham Pathology
10/6/17 A Protein Structure Medley: From Functional Studies to Inhibitor Development Scott Lovell, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/9/17 The Zebrafish Amygdaloid Complex – Evolution and Deep Homologies with Mammals Thomas Mueller, Ph.D. Kansas State University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/11/17 Investigation of rare genetic variants in SLI families Erin Andres University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/12/17 Notch in Chronic Kidney Diseases Madhulika Sharma, Ph.D. Kidney Institute Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
10/13/17 Bacterial Outer Membranes and Interactions with Membrane Proteins Wonpil Im, Ph.D. LeHigh University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/13/17 The Organism Is Always Right”: History, Origins, Meaning Edward K. Morris University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
10/16/17 Variations in Variants and Variability: Tackling Genetic Susceptibility to Bilirubin Neurotoxicity Sean M. Riordan, Ph.D. Children's Mercy Hospital Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/18/17 National Disability Awareness Celebration: Embracing Inclusion and Innovation Haben Girma Disability Rights Advocate ADA RESOURCE CENTER FOR EQUITY & ACCESS
10/18/17 Exposure to native language dialectal variants aids phonetic learning Annie Olmstead University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/19/17 Adult-Onset Chronic Disease: Blame the Placenta Kent Thornburg, PhD Oregon Health & Science University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/19/17 Guidance of Vascular Patterning in Development and Disease Anne Eichmann, Ph.D. Yale University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
10/20/17 Towards a Mechanism of Epigenetic Inheritance Eric Greer, PhD Harvard Medical School Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Impact of Assisted Reproductive Technologies on Genomic Imprinting Mellissa Mann, PhD Magee-Womens Research Institute Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Germline-Somatic Communication in the Ovary: a New Model and Implications for Fertility Hugh Clarke, PhD McGill University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Prions, Amyloids and the transmissibility of protein misfolding diseases Byron Caughey, Ph.D. National Institutes for Health Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/20/17 Epigenetic Dysregulation of Fetal Germ Cells by Environmental Exposures Diana Laird, PhD University of California - San Francisco Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Forkhead box a2 (FOXA2) and Endometrial Glands are Essential for Uterine Function and Fertility Andrew Kelleher University of Missouri - Columbia Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Maternal Glucose Intolerance Increases Offspring Adipose Mass and Insulin Signaling in Mice Omonseigho Talton University of Missouri - Columbia Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Assessment of Misregulated microRNAs and Their Target mRNAs in an Assisted Reproduction-induced Congenital Overgrowth Syndrome in Bovine Yahan Li University of Missouri - Columbia Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 PGRMC1 and PGRMC2 Functions in Female Fertility Disease James Pru, PhD Washington State University Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Protein Ubiquitylation in Murine Spermatogenesis Liang Ma, PhD Washington University - St. Louis Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Disruption of Pancreatic Prolactin Receptor Signaling Impairs Maternal Glucose Homeostasis Jackson Nteeba, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Identification of RPLP1 as a Novel Target of miR-451a Whose Experssion is Elevated in Endometriotic Lesion Tissue and Correlates with Endometriotic Lesion Tissue and Cell Proliferation Zahraa Alali University of Kansas Medical Center Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/20/17 Ovarian Inflammation and Oxidative Stress Associated with Diet Induced Obesity (DIO) Impacts RNA-Binding Protein Expression and mRNA Stability in the Murine Oocyte Kelsey Timme University of Nebraska - Lincoln Gilbert S. Greenwald Symposium on Reproduction and Perinatal Research
10/21/17 Using R and Lavaan for SEM Chong Xing and Meghan Sullivan University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
10/23/17 Claudin-2, Calcium, and Kidney Stones: A Tale of Two Tissues Joshua Curry, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
10/25/17 Our voices count and our story matters: An open discussion of multicultural experiences at KU Joshuaa Alison-Burbank, Brittany Williams, and Kavita Indar University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
10/27/17 APE1 Cleavage Mechanisms during DNA Repair Amy Whitaker, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
10/27/17 Utility of Operant Conditioning to Address Poverty-Related Health Disparities Kenneth Silverman Center for Technology and Behavioral Health Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
10/27/17 Transition to Adulthood for Individuals with ASD Leann Smith DaWalt, PhD University of Wisconsin - Madison Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
10/30/17 Extracellular Vesicles as a Mechanism for Cell-Cell Communication in Bone Sarah Dallas, Ph.D. Univeristy of Missouri - Kansas City Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/1/17 Language dysfluencies as a measure of executive function in mothers with the FMR1 premutation: A longitudinal study Shelley Bredin-Oja University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
11/2/17 Investigating Tumor Evolution with Single Cell Genomics Nicholas Navin, PhD University of Texas - MD Anderson Pathology
11/3/17 From Here to There Melanie Kitzan, J.D./Ph.D. Invention Science Fund Beyond the Lab Series
11/3/17 O-GlcNAc: a new mechanism for how the brain controls food intake Olof Lagerlof, Ph.D. Karlinska Institutet, Sweden Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
11/6/17 Toward Better Understanding and Assessment of Motor Speech Disorders –The application of biobehavioral and Quantitative Approaches. Panying Rong, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/7/17 Metabolic Reprogramming: The Crux of Diabetic Neuropathy? Lucy M. Hinder, Ph.D. University of Michigan Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/9/17 The Genetics and Genomics of Birth Timing Louis J. Muglia, MD, PhD Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Pathology
11/9/17 An Adventure in Reconstructing Tissues, Cell by Cell A. J. Mellott, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/9/17 Mechanism of Cr(VI) Carcinogenesis and Prevention Xianglin Shi, Ph.D. University of Kentucky Pharmacology and Toxicology's Scientific Seminar Series
11/10/17 Recent studies of nuclear DNA replication fidelity in budding yeast Thomas A. Kunkel, Ph.D. National Institutes for Health Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
11/10/17 Examining the effects of a web-based preference assessment tool in increasing physical activity among youth Priya Vanchy University of Kansas – Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
11/10/17 Examining the effects of a web-based preference assessment tool in increasing physical activity among youth Priya Vanchy University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
11/13/17 Can Connexins Fill the Gap in Stroke Therapeutics? Christian C.G. Naus, Ph.D. University of British Columbia Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/15/17 Quantifying distributed acoustic information in the lexicon through simulations on a weighted phonological network Charles Redmon University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
11/16/17 Targeting Glutamine Metabolism in Polycystic Kidney Disease Thomas J. Carroll, PhD University of Texas - Southwestern Pathology
11/16/17 Hobbit’s nascent journey: Story of a non-coding RNA in the Hox cluster Zainab Afzal University of Kansas Medical Center Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
11/17/17 Penalized quantile regression Benjamin S. Sherwood University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
11/17/17 Genetic Dissection of SPECC1L Function in Craniofacial Morphogenesis Irfan Saadi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
11/27/17 Orchestrating the Extracellular Environment to Induce Stem Cell Differentiation and Tissue Repair A.J. Mellott, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
11/29/17 Vocalization behavior in infants at risk for developing autism: A comparison study Lindsay Williams University of Kansas – Lawrence Child Language Doctoral Program Proseminar
12/1/17 Pathways of RNA and protein import into mitochondria Carla Koehler, Ph.D. University of California - Los Angeles Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
12/1/17 Comparing the effectiveness of online versus in-vivo training for parents of children with ASD Abigail Blackman University of Kansas – Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
12/1/17 Tips for Making Beamer Slides with LaTeX and R Paul Johnson, Ph.D. University of Kansas – Lawrence Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis Colloquium
12/1/17 Comparing the effectiveness of online versus in-vivo training for parents of children with ASD Abigail Blackman University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
12/4/17 Preterm Birth: Genes and the Environment Jerome F. Strauss, M.D., Ph.D. Virginia Commonwealth University Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
12/7/17 Histone Modification, Nucleosome Reorganization and the Repair of DNA Breaks Brendan D. Price, PhD Harvard University Pathology
12/7/17 Regulation of Endothelial Cell Specialization Karen Hirschi, Ph.D. Yale University Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar
12/7/17 Mitochondrial transporter ABcb6: An Unexpected Journey Through Haem Synthesis, Mitochondrial Dynamics and Beyond Partha Kasturi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Pharmacology and Toxicology's Scientific Seminar Series
12/8/17 Base Excision Repair and Lupus Joann Sweasy, Ph.D. Yale University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
12/8/17 Effects of Video Modeling and Visual Feedback on Handwashing in Preschool-Age Children Rachel Jess University of Kansas – Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
12/8/17 Effects of Video Modeling and Visual Feedback on Handwashing in Preschool-Age Children Rachel Jess University of Kansas - Lawrence Applied Behavioral Sciences Prosem
12/11/17 Magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) of the living brain: What it can tell us In-Young Choi, Ph.D. University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar
12/14/17 Transposable Elements in Human Disease Kathleen H. Burns, MD, PhD Johns Hopkins Pathology
12/15/17 Structural studies of RNA editing in trypanosomes Blaine Mooers, Ph.D. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar Series
12/15/17 Book Sharing to Promote Language and Attention: Preliminary Results of an Intervention for Parents and Infants/Toddlers Brenda Salley, PhD University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training Seminar Series
12/18/17 Heat Shock Proteins in Liver Metabolism Ashley Archer University of Kansas Medical Center Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar