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Hypertension & Renal Center of Excellence
1430 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-3703
Fax: (504) 988-2675

 

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2013
Tulane Hypertension and Renal Center of Excellence
Thursday Seminar Schedule

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE

January 3

Damir B. Khismatullin, PhD
Associate Professor,
Department of Biomedical Engineering,
Tulane University School of Science & Engineering,
New Orleans, LA.

Role of macrophage- and mast cell-derived inflammatory mediators in endothelial dysfunction and circulating cell adhesion.

January 17

Orson Moe, MD
Donald W. Seldin Professorship in Clinical Investigation,
The Charles Pak Distinguished Chair in Mineral Metabolism,
Director, Charles & Jane Pak Center for Mineral Metabolism & Clinical Research,
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine,
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX.

A Nephrocentric View of the Klotho-FGF23 Network

January 31

Dewan S.A. Majid, MD, PhD
Professor,
Department of Physiology,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Nitric oxide in the regulation of inflammatory cytokines in the kidney.

February 14
NO MEETING

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Happy Mardi Gras!

February 28
NO MEETING

Seminar rescheduled to March 4, 2013

 

March 4 **

Time: Noon - 1:00pm
TSOM Room#: 7062,
Lecture Room

Special THRCE Seminar
2013 MAYERSON-DILUZIO LECTURE
Jointly sponsored by THRCE &
Department of Physiology


Irving H. Zucker, PhD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Omaha, Nebraska.

Central Angiotensin and its role in Sympathoexcitation in Heart Failure.

March 14
NO MEETING

Schedule conflicts with the Center for Aging Seminar
Presenter: Dr. James Faber
Talk: "The Effects of Aging on Collateral Vessel Formation
during Response to Ischemic injury"


Time & Location: 4-5pm in Tulane School of Medicine, room# 4150.

Focus of talk: Collateral development (remodeling of larger blood arterioles)

March 28
NO MEETING

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April 11

Bysani Chandrasekar, DVM, PhD
Robert Morgadanes Professor,
Heart & Vascular Institute,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

TRAF3IP2 in Angiotensin-II-induced cardiomyocyte hypertrophy in vitro and in vivo.

April 25

Camilo Fernández A, MD, MSc.
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Tulane Center for Cardiovascular Health
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Comparison of Multiple Non-invasive Vascular System Measurements in Predicting Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: The Bogalusa Heart Study

May 9

Tanika Kelly, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Epidemiology,
Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Genomic and Environmental Determinants of Human Hypertension

May 23

Yusuke Higashi, PhD
Research Assistant Professor,
Tulane Heart & vascular Institute,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Anti-oxidant effect of Insulin-like growth factor-1 in vascular endothelial cells – a potential mechanism for atheroprotection

June 6

Sergiy Sukhanov, PhD
Research Assistant Professor,
Tulane Heart & Vascular Institute,
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

GAPDH: New fate of old housekeeping protein

June 20

Ulrich Hopfer MD, PhD
Professor Emeritus Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH.

Vitamin D and Hypertension: What is the connection?

July 4
NO MEETING

4th of July Holiday

July 18

Vivian Fonseca, MD
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology,
Tullis Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes,
Chief, Section of Endocrinology,
Tulane University Health Sciences Center,
New Orleans, LA.

Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes – can we get anything to work any more?

July 22 **

Time: Noon - 1:00pm
Room#: 4150,
Lecture Room

Special Seminar
Jointly sponsored by THRCE &
Department of Physiology


Edgar Jaimes, MD
Professor, Department of Nephrology
University of Alabama,
Birmingham, AL.

The transcription factor ETS-1: A common mediator of vascular and renal injury.

August 1, 2013

Patrice Delafontaine, MD.
Sidney W. and Marilyn S. Lassen Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Chief, Section of Cardiology
Director, Tulane University Heart and Vascular Institute
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

IGF-1 and Atherosclerosis.

August 15

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine,
Tulane Heart and Vascular Institute,
Tulane University, School of Medicine, NO, LA.
Chair, National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention.

Sweet and Low: Blood Pressure Effects of New and Emerging Antidiabetic Drugs

August 29

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

Due to the schedule conflict with a Tulane Neuroscience program seminar, this seminar has been cancelled and reschedule to December 19, 2013.

Sept. 10 **
Day: Tuesday
Time: 4-5pm

Special Seminar
Jointly sponsored by THRCE &
Department of Medicine, Endocrinology

Ovidiu Constantin Baltatu, MD PhD, FAHA
Professor,
Camilo Castelo Branco University,
São Paulo, Brazil.

Renal angiotensinogen as a potential biomarker in diabetic nephropathy.

September 12
NO MEETING

High Blood Pressure Meeting in New Orleans, LA.
Seminar rescheduled to September 19, 2013

September 19

Thomas M. Coffman, MD
Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology, and Immunology,
Department of Medicine; Division of Medicine-Nephrology,
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC.

AT1 Angiotensin Receptors in Renal Epithelia: Paradoxical Effects in Hypertension

September 26

Paul K. Whelton, MD
Show Chwan Professor of Global Public Health,
Department of Epidemiology,
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Sodium, BP and CVD: What the data show

October 10

Kailash N. Pandey, PhD
Professor & Vice-Chair of Medical Research,
Department of Physiology,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Paradigms of the Sensing and Signaling of Guanylyl Cyclase/Natriuretic Peptide Receptor-A in the Pathogenesis of Blood Pressure and Heart Failure

October 24

NO MEETING

November 7

Jiang He, MD
Joseph S. Copes Chair and Professor,
Department of Epidemiology,
Tulane University School of
Public Health & Tropical Medicine,
 New Orleans, LA.

Effects of Immediate Blood Pressure Reduction on Death and Major Disability in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke

November 21

TBA

TBA

December 5

Franck Mauvais-Jarvis, MD, PhD
Price-Goldsmith Endowed Professorship in Nutrition Research
Professor of Medicine,
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism,
Tulane School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.

Role of developmental androgen excess in the pathogenesis of hypertension and metabolic dysfunction

December 19

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

TBA

January 2, 2014

NO SEMINAR.
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

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.

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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