The Cardiovascular Research Institute at Baylor College of Medicine conducts a monthly seminar series (lunch provided) during the spring and fall of each new year open to all faculty and students who are interested.

Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule:

January 2018
Speaker: Wendy Chung, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Professor, Pediatrics and Medicine
Affiliation: Columbia University
Date: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Room 201A, (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Use of genomics to understand broken hearts and implications for clinical care"

February 2018
Speaker: Stephen Lehnart, M.D.
Title: Professor and Director, Research Cellular Biophysics and Translational Cardiology
Affiliation: University Medical Center Gottingen Germany
Date: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 201A, (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Super-hub Ca2+ signaling and electromechanical remodeling in atria"

March 2018
Speaker: Michael Kapiloff, M.D., Ph.D.  
Title: Associate Professor, Ophthalmology
Affiliation:  Stanford University
Date: Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2018
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 201A,  (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Signalosomes -nodal regulators and therapeutics targets for heart failure

April 2018
Speaker: Miguel Cruz, Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor, Medicine-Thrombosis
Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Date: Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 201A, (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Novel targets to prevent microvascular thrombosis in sepsis"

May 2018
SpeakerXie Liang, Ph.D.
Title: Assistant Professor, Medicine -Atherosclerosis & Lipidology
Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Room 201A, Cullen Building, (Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: Prolyl hydroxylase domain protean –the central player of cardiac metabolism