Physiology and Biophysics

Seminars

Jun
7
Wed
2017
“Making of Superior Doctors Through Purposeful and Deliberate Practice: Insights from the Study of Chess Masters, Elite Athletes, and Outstanding Professionals, such as Musicians” – Presented by Department of Surgery Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

K. Anders Ericsson, Ph.D., Conradi Eminent Scholar
Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology
College of Arts & Science, Florida State University

Jun
8
Thu
2017
“Evaluation of Stable Coronary Artery Disease: Time for a new paradigm?” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Andrew Harris, M.D.
Chief Medical Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Washington Medical Center

“A neural circuit that regulates cortical state and enhances plasticity” – Presented by Department of Biological Structure and The Vision Training Grant @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Michael Stryker, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Physiology
University California, San Francisco

“Oxidative Stress in Stoke and Parkinson’s Diseases: Myths, Facts, and Alternative Facts” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Raymond A. Swanson, MD, Professor
Department of Neurology
University of California, San Francisco

Jun
9
Fri
2017
“Viability Testing: Is It Viable?” – Presented by Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 9 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Tiffany Chen, MD, Cardiology Fellow
Medicine/Cardiology
University of Washington

Jun
13
Tue
2017
“Shaping an endless form most beautiful / Sweet JNK food” – Presented by Division of Basic Sciences @ Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

David Bilder, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

“Small molecule mediators of infection and immunity” – Presented by Department of Microbiology @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Josh Woodward, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology
University of Washington

Jun
14
Wed
2017
“Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life” – Presented by Department of Psychology – 12th Annual Allen L. Edwards Psychology Lecture Series @ University of Washington
Jun 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

David Montgomery, Professor
Earth and Space Sciences
University of Washington

Jun
15
Thu
2017
“Physician Burnout: Prevalence, Drivers, Consequences, and Strategies to Mitigate Risk” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds – Turck Award Presentation @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Lotte N. Dyrbye, MD, MHPE, FACP
Associate Chair, Staff Satisfaction, Faculty Development, Diversity, Department of Medicine
Director, Faculty Development, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Professor of Medicine and Medical Education; Consultant, Division of Primary
Care Internal Medicine; College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic

“Spatiotemporal feature detection and plasticity rules in developing neurons” – Presented by Department of Physiology & Biophysics Seminar Series @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Jean Claude Beique, PhD, Associate Professor
Brain and Mind Research Institute
University of Ottawa

“Mechanisms of Cardiac Tissue Repair and Regeneration” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Antonis Hatzopoulos, PhD, FAHA, Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Cell And Developmental Biology
Vanderbilt Center for Stem Cell Biology (VCSCB)
Vanderbilt Institute for Integrative Biosystems
Research and Education (VIIBRE)
Vanderbilt University Medicial Center

“The gut microbiome: a master regulator of metabolism” – Presented by Department Comparative Medicine – The 2017 Barbara Deeb Lecture @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Lora Hooper, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Immunology
Jonathan Uhr Endowed Chair in Immunology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
HHMI Investigator

Jun
20
Tue
2017
“Changes in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors following Bariatric Surgery are Procedure-dependent” – Presented by The Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition @ South Lake Union Campus
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sean P. Heffron, MD, MS, MSc
Instructor in Medicine Department of Medicine
Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology
Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
NYU School of Medicine

“Changes in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors following Bariatric Surgery are Procedure-dependent” – Presented by TheDivision of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition @ South Lake Unon Campus
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sean P. Heffron, MD, MS, MSc, Instructor in Medicine
Department of Medicine; Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology
Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
NYU School of Medicine

“Thinking about a thousand neurons” – 16th Annual Wayne E. Crill Graduate Research Lecture Presented by the Department of Physiology & Biophysics @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

William Bialek, Ph.D.
John Archibald Wheeler/
Battelle Professor in Physics
Princeton University

“Thinking about a thousand neurons” -16th Annual Wayne E. Crill Graduate Research Lecture – Presented by the Department of Physiology & Biophysics @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

William Bialek, Ph
John Archibald Wheeler/Battelle Professor in Physics
Princeton University

Jun
21
Wed
2017
“Please Rule Out Stroke” – Presented by UW CME Neurology Lecture Series @ Harborview Medical Center
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dr. Jennifer Wax, M.D.
Department of Neurology
University of Washington

“Too much fat in the blood, too much fat in the tissues” – Presented by The Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Program Project @ South Lake Union Campus
Jun 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Ira J. Goldberg, MD, Director
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
New York University

“Too much fat in the blood, too much fat in the tissues” – Presented by the Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Program Project @ South Lake Union Campus
Jun 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Ira J. Goldberg, MD, Director
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
New York University

Jun
22
Thu
2017
“Broader Impacts of Conflicts of Interest: Reproducibility & Open Science” – Presented by Bioethics & Humanities, School of Medicine, UW @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

David A C Beck, PhD, Research Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering
Senior Data Science Fellow & Director of Research
Life Sciences of the eScience Institute

“Broader Impacts of Conflicts of Interest: Reproducibility & Open Science” – Presented by Bioethics & Humanities, School of Medicine, UW @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

David A C Beck, PhD, Research Assistant Professor
Chemical Engineering; Senior Data Science
Fellow & Director of Research
Life Sciences of the eScience Institute

“Mimics of Polymyositis” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Michael Weiss, MD, Professor
Department of Neurology; Adjunct Professor,
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Washington

Jun
23
Fri
2017
“Major Histocompatibility Complex-I Deficient Embryonic Stem Cell Derived Cardiomyocytes as Potential off the Shelf Therapy for Cardiac Regeneration” – Presented by The Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds – Bruce-Laughlin Endowed Fellowship @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 23 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Juan Ortega-Legaspi, MD, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Medicine/Cardiology
University of Washington

“Closed-loop Deep Brain Stimulation for Essential Tremor” – Dissertation Defense Presented by The Graduate Program in Neuroscience @ EEB 303
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Brady Houston
Lab of Howard Chizeck

“Uncovering mechanisms of early human lineage specification by CRISPR/Cas9-mediated genome editing” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union Campus
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kathy Niakan, PhD, Group Leader
Human Embryo and Stem Cell Laboratory
The Francis Crick Institute

“Uncovering mechanisms of early human lineage specification by CRISPR/Cas9-mediated genome editing” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union Campus
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kathy Niakan, PhD, Group Leader
Human Embryo and Stem Cell Laboratory
The Francis Crick Institute

Jun
26
Mon
2017
“Germline specification in primates and its reconstitution in vitro” – Presented by The Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kotaro Sasaki, MD, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Mitinori Saitou Lab
Department of Anatomy of Cell Biology
Kyoto University

Jun
28
Wed
2017
Movement Disorder: “Movement disorders and placebo effects” – Presented by Department of Neurology Lecture Series @ Harborview Medical Center
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dr. Anny Lin, M.D.
Senior Fellow/Acting Instructor
Department of Neurology
University of Washingon

Jun
29
Thu
2017
“Update on CAR T Cell Therapy for Gliomas” – Presented by Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Behnam Badie, MD, FACS, Vice Chair and Professor
Department of Surgery Chief, Division of Neurosurgery
Director, Brain Tumor Program Neurosurgeon
City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA

Jun
30
Fri
2017
“Excitation-Transcription Coupling in the Heart” – Presented by Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Jun 30 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Rick Rossow, MD, PhD, Cardiology Fellow
Medicine/Cardiology
University of Washington