The Boonshoft School of Medicine & The College of Science+Mathematics

2017 Spring Seminar Series

photo of a speaker and audienceThe department hosts a full schedule of seminars every academic year which features prominent researchers in the fields of neuroscience, cell biology and physiology from around the world. Seminars are held on Fridays each Semester, from 2-3 p.m., in 101 NEC - Auditorium, *unless otherwise noted. If you would like additional information, please contact seminar director, Dr. J. Ashot Kozak via email at juliusz.kozak@wright.edu

 

 

   

Jan. 6   

Keiichiro Susuki, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

 

Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology

 

Wright State University – Dayton, Ohio

 

The formation and disruption of functional domains in myelinated axons.

   

Jan. 13

Sherif Elbasiouny, Ph.D., P.E., P.Eng., Assistant Professor

 

Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology

  Department of Biomedical, Industrial & Human Factors Engineering
 

Wright State University – Dayton, Ohio

 

"Computer simulations identify a novel drug target for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis treatment."

 

 

Jan. 20 Bradley K. Taylor, Ph.D. - Host: Dr. Keiichiro Susuki 
  Professor, Department of Physiology
  University of Kentucky College of Medicine  – Lexington, KY 
  “Pharmacotherapy for neuropathic pain in a mouse model of multiple sclerosis.”
   

Jan. 26

Jim Olson, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus

3:00 pm

Wright State University – Dayton, Ohio

 

"The good and the bad of cell volume regulation."

   

Feb. 3

Kathy Engisch, Ph.D., Associate Professor 

116 HS

Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology

 

Wright State University – Dayton, Ohio

 

The rich get richer: homeostatic plasticity in cortical cultures.

   
Feb. 24 Nancy Bigley, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
  Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology
  Wright State University - Dayton, OH 
 

"M1 and M2 polarized myeloid cells in regulation of inflammation." 

   
March 31 Michal Kraszpulski, Ph.D., Instructor
  Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology and Psychology
  Wright State University - Dayton, OH
  “Observing animal behavior in Poland – WSU Ambassador Program”
   
Apr. 7

Vera Moiseenkova-Bell, Ph.D. - Host: Dr. J. Ashot Kozak 

  Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
  Case Western University - Cleveland, OH
 

"Molecular insight into the structure and function of TRPV channels."