September - December 2010

Sept. 29 - The Axon Initial Segment in Development and Neurodegeneration
Matthew Rasband, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Oct. 13 - Streptococcal Serum Opacity Factor: A Novel Agent with a Provocative Mechanism for Atheroregression
Henry J. Pownall, Ph.D., Professor, Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Nov. 10 - Biomarker Discovery in Parkinson’s Disease
Wei-Dong Le, M.D., Ph.D., Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Nov. 17 - Scratching the surface: Histone variants and melanoma
Emily Bernstein, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
Dec. 15 - A Landscape of Chromosomal Rearrangements in Prostate Cancer
Sean McGuire, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

January - February 2011

Jan. 5 - Global Analysis of Proteome Dynamics
Sina Ghaemmaghami, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco, CA
Jan. 19 - Late Endocytic Transport: Impact on Autophagy-Lysosomal Regulation and Neurodegeneration
Qian Cai, M.D., Ph.D., National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Feb. 2 - Novel Functions of Ubiquitination in Autophagy
Esther Wong, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Feb. 9 - The Link Between PTSD and Dementia
Salah Qureshi, M.D., Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine; Investigator, VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX
Feb. 16 - ApoE, Amyloid and Alzheimer's Disease: A Convergence at the Synapse
Joachim Herz, M.D., Professor of Biophysics and Molecular Genetics, Thomas O. Hicks Family Distinguished Chair, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

March - May 2011

Mar. 2 - Adapting Proteostasis to Ameliorate Loss & Gain-of-Function Misfolding Diseases
Jeff Kelly, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Molecular and Experimental Medicine, Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA
Mar. 16 - Testosterone and the Aging Male: Clinical Practice and Research Challenges
Alvin M. Matsumoto, M.D., Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Mar. 30 - Drugs, Diets, Mutants and Adoption: Four Ways to Help Your Mouse Live Longer
Richard Miller, M.D., PhD., Professor of Pathology, Institute of Gerontology, Medical School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
April 13 - Autophagy and misfolded protein responses in immunity and inflammation
N. Tony Eissa, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Nancy Chang, Ph.D., Chair for the Biology of Inflammation Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
May 4 - Telomeres in Cancer and Aging
Ronald A. DePinho, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director, Belfer Institute for Applied Cancer Science, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
May 25 - Adipose-Immune Interactions
Deep Dixit, M.D., Associate Professor, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA