Cardiovascular Research Institute

Seminar Series

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 2016 Schedule:

January 2016 
Speaker: Dr. Miguel Valderrabano, M.D., F.A.C.C. 
Title/Affiliation: Professor of Cardiology, Institute for Academic Medicine Associate Member, Houston Methodist Research Institute, Adjunct Associate Professor, Medicine-Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine 
Date: Jan. 27, 2016
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location:  Kleberg Auditorium (Michael E. DeBakey Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Novel Therapeutic Targets in the Management of Atrial Fibrillation"

February 2016
Speaker: Dr. Ashok Balasubramanyam, M.D.
Title/Affiliation: Interim Chair, Department of Medicine, Professor of Medicine - Endocrinology, Baylor College of Medicine
Date: Feb. 17, 2016
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 201A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic:  "A viral cause of insulin resistance and fatty liver -lessons from HIV infection"

March 2016
Speaker: Dr. Kirk Knowlton, M.D.
Title/Affiliation: Director of Cardiovascular Research, Associate Chief of Cardiology, Intermountain Medical Center
Date: March 30, 2016
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: TBD

April 2016
Speaker: Dr. Geoffrey Pitt, M.D., Ph.D.
Title/Affiliation: Professor, Medicine, Neurobiology, Pharmacy and Cancer Biology, Duke University
Date: April 13, 2016
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.  
Location:  301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic:  TBD

May 2016
Speaker: Dr. Dobromir Dobrev, M.D., Ph.D.
Title/Affiliation: Chair of Division of Experimental Cardiology, University Hospital Duisburg-Essen, Germany,
Adjunct Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Baylor College of Medicine
Date: May 4, 2016
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location:  Kleberg Auditorium (Michael E. DeBakey Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: TBD