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Seminar Director Contact:  Dr. Justine Abais-Battad (CA 3145, 706-721-1321)

2023-2024 Speaker Institution  Title Location

September 14, 2023

Dr. Mindy Engevik Medical University of South Carolina
"Dissecting the Cross-Talk Between Gut Microbes and Intestinal Epithelium"
September 21, 2023 Dr. Denisha Spires Augusta University "Lack of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Aggravates Glomerular Disease in Type 1 Diabetic Nephropathy" CB-2405
September 28, 2023 Dr. Clintoria Williams Wright State University
"Zinc Deficiency: A Hidden Driver in the Detrimental Cycle of Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease"
October 5, 2023 Dr. Alexander Staruschenko USF Tampa
"The Contributions of Dietary Potassium and Potassium Channels in the Progression of Salt-Sensitive Hypertension"
October 12, 2023 Dr. Michael Ryan Columbia VA Medical Center, University of SC School of Medicine "Role of Immune System in Primary and Stress Induced Hypertension" CB-2405
October 19, 2023 Dr. Xiaoling Wang MCG GA Prevention Institute "Factors Impacting Circadian Rhythm of Blood Pressure: Finding from Human Studies" CB-2405
October 26, 2023 Dr. Chad Paton University of Georgia


November 2, 2023 ASN Annual Meeting -NO SEMINAR  


November 9, 2023 Dr. Felipe Barros CECs, Valdivia, Chile

"Metabolic Recruitment in Brain Tissue: A New Partner for Neurovascular Coupling"

November 16, 2023 Dr. Irina Baranovksaya AU, Department of Physiology   CB-2405
December 7, 2023 Dr. Kristin Stanford Ohio State University "New Mechanisms for Brown Adipose Tissue to Mediate Cardiace Function" CB-2405
December 14, 2023 Drs. Ruchi Patel and Karen Wiles AU, Department of Physiology "Strategies for Effective Teaching and Enhanced Student Engagement in a Lecture Setting"  
December 21, 2023 No Seminar/Holiday   No Seminar  
December 28, 2023 No Seminar/Holiday   No Seminar  
January 11, 2024 TBD     CB-2405
January 18, 2024 Dr. Jane Recklehoff/Lois T. Ellison Lecture (To Be Rescheduled) University of Mississippi, Jackson "Mechanisms Responsible for Hypertension: Differential Responses to Androgens" CB-2405
January 25, 2024 Dr. Osama Harraz University of Vermont "Endothelial Mechanosensation and Cerebral Blood Flow Control." CB-2405
February 1, 2024 Dr. Rakesh Patel The University of Alabama at Birmingham "Role of Cell Surface High Mannose N-glycans in vascular inflammatory disease" CB-2405
February 8, 2024 Dr. Xialong Wang MCG GA Prevention Institute "Factors Impacting Circadian Rhythm of Blood Pressure: Findings from Human Studies" CB-2405
February 15, 2024 Dr. Lei Wang University of South Florida "Protection of Kidney Graft Function and Control of Blood Pressure by the Regulation of Renal Na/K ATPase." CB-2318
February 22, 2024 Dr. S. Vamsee Raju The University of Alabama at Birmingham "Role of Non-neuronal Alpha-7 Nictotinic Receptor Function in Airway Mucus Physiology" CB-2318
February 29, 2024 Greenblatt Lecture: Dr. Anne Marie Schmidt New York University

“RAGE/DIAPH1: Implications for the Mechanisms and Treatment of Cardiometabolic Disease”

March 14, 2024 Dr. Kurt Zimmerman The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

“Using Single Cell Transcriptomics to Study Immune Cell Function in Polycystic Kidney Disease”

March 21, 2024 2024 Physiology Symposium      
March 28, 2024 APS Summit Practice Talks-No Seminar No Seminar    
April 4, 2024 APS Summit-No Seminar

No Seminar

April 11, 2024 Masters Week No Seminar    
April 18, 2024 Dr. Heddwen Brooks/Mahesh Lecture Tulane University

“Sex differences in hypertension, inflammation and diabetic kidney disease and the impact of menopause on disease progression”

April 25, 2024 Muldoon: Dr. Anne Eichmann Yale University   CB-2318
May 2, 2024 Master's Students Minisymposium Augusta University   CB-3803
May 9, 2024 Dr. Eman Gohar Vanderbilt University Medical Center   CB-2318
May 16, 2024 Dr. Fiona Hollis University of South Carolina    CB-2405
May 23, 2024 Dr. Jessica Hoffman AU Department of Biological Sciences   CB-2405
May 30, 2024 Dr. Kathleen Caron     CB-2405