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 2017 Seminar Schedule:

January 2017
Speaker:  Brian Lima, M.D., FACS.
Title: Cardiac Surgeon & Surgical Director of Mechanical Circulatory
Affiliation: Baylor University Medical Center
Date: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Room 301A, Cullen Building, Baylor College of Medicine Main Campus
Topic: To be announced

February 2017
Speaker: Junichi Sadoshima, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine (Cardiology)
Affiliation: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Date: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Regulation of myocardial survival and death by autophagy"

March 2017
Speaker:  Matthias Nahrendorf, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor and Director, Mouse Imaging Program
Affiliation:  Harvard Medical School
Date: Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Myeloid cells in cardiovascular disease"

April 2017
Speaker: William R. Lagor, Ph.D.
Title: Assistant Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Date: Wednesday, Apr. 19, 2017
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Liver-directed genome editing with AAV vectors"

May 2017
Speaker: Asa Gustafsson, Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor
Affiliation: UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 301A (Cullen Building, Main Baylor Campus)
Topic: "Mitochondrial quality control: the difference between success and failure"