Wayne State University

Seminars

Seminar Series

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences hosts a seminar series during the fall and winter semesters. Presentations take place at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays and are held in Room 3105 of the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Contact Timothy Stemmler at 313-577-5712 or timothy.stemmler@wayne.edu for more information.

Winter 2017

Date

Title

Speaker

Host

January

11

Arsenic biotransformations and new arsenic antibiotics

Dr. Barry Rosen

Distinguished Professor of Cellular Biology and Pharmacology

Florida International University

 

Dr. Terrence Monks

January

18

TBA

Dr. Celina Kleer

Harold A. Oberman Collegiate Professor of Pathology

University of Michigan

 

Dr. Fei Chen

January

23

Special Tuesday Seminar

TBA

Dr. Marcelo Bonini

Associate Professor of Medicine

Department of Pathology

University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL

 

Dr. Fei Chen

February

1

Novel Regulators of Ischemic Injury and Repair

Dr. Gangjian Qin

Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering Director of the Molecular Cardiology Program

University of Alabama

Birmingham, AL

Dr. Jiemei Wang

February

15

Simulant Use Disorder, Brain Function and Dopamine Receptor Subtypes

Dr. Edythe London

Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Molecular and Medical Pharmacology

Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 

Dr. Anna Moszczynska

February

22

TBA

Dr. Emilio Xavier Esposito

 exeResearch LLC

 East Lansing, MI

 

Dr. Steve Firestine

March

1

Phage display derived antibodies for detection and treatment of metastatic breast cancer

Dr. Jayanth Panyam

Professor and Departmental Head

Department of Pharmaceutics

University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Arun Iyer

March

8

TBA

Dr. Roderick H. Dashwood

Director of the Center for Epigenetics & Disease Prevention

Professor and John S. Dunn Chair for Disease Prevention

Texas A&M University – Institute of Biosciences & Technology

Houston, TX

Dr. Zhihui Qin

March

15

Multidimensional Nanoparticles for Personalized Diagnostics and Therapy of NSCLC

Dr. Raghuraman Kannan

Associate Professor in Radiology and Biological Engineering

Bukstein Chair in Cancer Research

University of Missouri

Columbio, MO 

Dr. Arun Iyer.

March

22

Dietary cancer prevention with natural tocopherols

Dr. Nanjoo Suh

Professor of Chemical Biology

Rutgers University

Piscataway, NJ 

Dr. Zhihui Qin.

March

29

Building an Imaging Toolbox: Nanosensors for Biological Discovery

Dr. Heather Clark

Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Northeastern University,

Boston, MA

Dr. Arun Iyer

April

5

Nrf2 in Environmental Response and Disease Intervention

Dr. Donna Zhang,

Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Toxicology

University of Arizona

Tuscon, AZ

 

Dr. Terrence Monks

April

19

TBA

Brianne Lewis

3rd Year PhD Student Seminar

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

Dr. Tim Stemmler

May

3

TBA

Akhil Sharma

3rd Year PhD Student Seminar

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

Dr. Anna Moszczynska

 

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