CVRI Fall 2019 Seminar Schedule

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.

Note all seminars are Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 201A, Cullen Building, One Baylor Plaza

Sept. 11, 2019
Speaker: Hong Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Director and Professor, Center for Metabolic Disease Research
Affiliation: Temple University
Topic: DNA Hypomethylation-Mediated Endothelial Injury and Monocyte Differentiation

Sept. 18, 2019*
Speaker: Dao Wen Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Chief of Cardiology, Tongji Hospital and Medical College
Affiliation: Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Topic: microRNAs in Heart Failure
*Mark L. Entman, MD, Distinguished Lecture in Cardiovascular Research

Oct. 23, 2019
Speaker: Dianna Milewicz, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Division Director and Professor, Medical Genetics
Affiliation: UT Health Medical School
Topic: TBD

Nov. 20, 2019
Speaker: Stacey Rentschler, M.D., Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor, Medicine
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: Transcriptional and Epigenetic Regulation of Cardiac Electrophysiology

Dec. 18, 2019
Speaker: Lavannya Pandit, M.D.
Title: Assistant Professor, Medicine
Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Topic: TBD