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1430 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-3703
Fax: (504) 988-2675

 

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2014
Tulane Hypertension and Renal Center of Excellence
Thursday Seminar Schedule

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January 2, 2014

NO SEMINAR: First day after the Winter Holidays

January 16
NO MEETING

No THRCE seminar due to scheduling conflict with the Center for Aging Seminar Series

The presentation for the Center for Aging Seminar Series is by Dr. Michael Delp (Professor and Chair, Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, University of Florida)

January 30

Andrea Zsombok, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Physiology,
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

CANCELLED & RESCHEDULED TO FEBRUARY 13, 2014

February 13

Andrea Zsombok, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Physiology,
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

The effect of olanzapine on brainstem neurons.

February 27

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Happy Mardi Gras!


WORLD KIDNEY DAY

March 13 **
Time: 4:15pm-5:15pm

Special THRCE Seminar in honor of WORLD KIDNEY DAY 2014

Samir El-Dahr, MD
Jane B. Aron Professor of Pediatrics
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Section Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Nephron Progenitors and Blood Pressure: less of one, more the other.


Special Joint Seminar

Monday, March 17 **

12:00 noon-1:00pm
Physiology Conference Room# 4024.


Joint Seminar Co-Sponsored by the Department of Physiology

Jia L. Zhuo, MD, PhD
Professor
Laboratory of Receptor and Signal Transduction
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Division of Nephrology,
Department of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center
The University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS.

Current insights and new perspectives on the roles of paracrine and intracrine angiotensin II in the proximal tubule of the kidney.

March 27**
Time: 12 noon-1:00pm

Mark C. Chappell, PhD
Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology,
Director, US-Brazil Science Without Borders Program,
Wake Forest School of Medicine,
Winston-Salem, NC.

Angiotensin-(1-7) Calms AGE-RAGE in Diabetic Renal Injury.

April 10

David W. Busija, MD, PhD
Regents Professor & Chairman,
Department of Pharmacology,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Mitochondrial mechanisms during health and disease in the cerebral vasculature.

April 24

David J. Lefer, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmacology,
Director, Cardiovascular Center of Excellence,
LSU Health Sciences Center,
New Orleans, LA.

Hydrogen Sulfide in Cardiovascular Disease.

May 8
NO MEETING

No THRCE seminar due to scheduling conflict with the Center for Aging Seminar Series

The presentation for the Center for Aging Seminar Series is by Judy Delp (Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, University of Florida

Monday, May 19 **

12:00 noon-1:00pm
Lecture Room# 4001

Joint Seminar Co-Sponsored by the Department of Physiology

Alicia McDonough, PhD
Professor, Cell and Neurobiology Keck School of Medicine University of South California, Los Angeles, CA.

Integrated regulation of sodium transporters along the nephron by Angiotensin II and blood pressure.

May 22

Prasad V.G. Katakam, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Pharmacology,
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Uncoupling of Nitric Oxide Synthase and Insulin Resistance.

June 5

Daniel R. Kapusta, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology,
PI and Director, COBRE Cardiovascular Research Program,
LSU Health Sciences Center,
New Orleans, LA.

Radiofrequency ablation of the renal nerves & Management of Resistant Hypertension: Ongoing studies using the Spontaneously Hypertensive Rat.

June 19
NO MEETING

NIH, NIGMS Fifth Biennial National IDeA Symposium
Washington, DC, June 16 - 18, 2014

Monday, June 30 **

Time: TBA
Room: TBA

Joint Seminar Co-Sponsored by the Departments of Pharmacology & Physiology

Richard J. Roman, PhD
Professor and Chair,
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology,
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS.

CYP450 Eicosanoids, Hypertension and Renal and Cerebral End Organ Damage.

July 3

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July 17

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Chair, National Forum for
Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention
Professor  of  Clinical Medicine
Tulane  University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

Discussion Topic: The new blood pressure (BP) guidelines.

July 31

Gary Sander, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

Management of Hypertension in July 2014: Controversy and Progress.

August 14

Ryosuke Sato, PhD
Instructor, Department of Physiology,
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

Pro-inflammatory cytokines derived from immune cells regulate angiotensinogen expression in renal proximal tubular cells.

August 28

Ihor V. Yosypiv, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics,
Department of Pediatrics,
Chief, Division of Pediatric Nephrology,
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

Prorenin receptor regulates nephron induction during mouse kidney development.

September 11
NO MEETING

High Blood Pressure Research 2014 Scientific Sessions
San Francisco, California, Sept. 9-12, 2014

September 25

Sean P. Didion, PhD
Associate Professor
Director, MD/PhD Program
The University of Mississippi Medical Center
Departments of Pharmacology & Neurology
Jackson, MS.

TBA

October 9

TBA

TBA

October 23

Kenneth D. Mitchell, PhD
Professor, Department of Physiology,
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

TBA

November 6

Aaron S. Dumont, MD
Charles B. Wilson Professor & Chairman,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA.

TBA

November 20

TBA

TBA

December 4

TBA

TBA

December 18
NO MEETING

Winter Holidays

January 1, 2015
NO MEETING

Winter Holidays
HAPPY NEW YEAR!

January 15

TBA

TBA

**Not our normally scheduled day




Thursday Conferences are held in the Tulane Medical School Building, Room 4700 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm unless otherwise stated.

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