April 2015 Events

1
Seminar
MPS
9:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
A Mobile Device-based Intervention to Reduce the Influence of Smoking Cues among African American Cigarette Smokers
Cendrine Robinson, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Medical and Clinical Psychology Graduate Program, USU

1
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Attentional Bias to Food Cues in Youth with Loss of Control Eating
Lisa Shank, Graduate Student, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, USU

1
Seminar
PHA
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Advanced Development of Captopril as a Radiation Countermeasure: Efficacy and Mechanism of Action
Regina Day, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pharmacology, USU

1
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Ebola Response in West Africa: A Panel Discussion by USU Faculty Who Served in West Africa
Patrick Hickey, LTC, US Army, DOD Ebola Treatment Training Team; David Brett-Major, CDR, US Navy, Office of Emerging Infectious Diseases and Global Health Security; Paul Reed, CAPT, US Public Health Service, Monrovia Medical Unit; Charles Callahan, COL (RET), US Army, Marforki Ebola Treatment Unit, Partners in Health, Sierra Leone

2
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Artificial Pancreas - Role of the Clinician in Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery
Jordan Pinsker, M.D., Senior Research Physician, William Sansum Diabetes Center, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, USU

2
Seminar
EID
10:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
Characterization of Bartonella ancashi: A Novel Human Pathogen Associated with Carrion's Disease
Kristin Mullins, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Emerging Infectious Diseases Graduate Program, USU

2
Seminar
PAT
10:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Academic Pathology in a Changing World: Global Evidence-Based Medicine, Technology, Big, Data, & Disruptive Technologies
John Stephen Dumler, M. D., Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Maryland

6
Seminar
MIC
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
AraC Control in Gram Negative Pathogens
James P. Nataro, M.D., Ph.D., MBA, Benjamin Armistead Shepherd Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia

9
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Neurons are Excited to Play Polo: The Role of Plk2 in Neuronal Homeostasis & Disease
Daniel Pak, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Physiology, Georgetown University

16
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Student Seminars
Vijay Negi - Title TBA

21
Seminar
PSY
8:00 a.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
10th Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference: Of Mice and Man

23
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Student Seminars
Kwame Affram, Teresa Bowens, Maria Sanchez

30
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Genome Organization in Development and Aging
Yixian Zhang, PhD, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Department of Embryology