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James T. Willerson, M.D. Cardiovascular Sciences Seminar Series

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Spring 2023 Seminars

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The CVRI is pleased to announce our partnership with the Texas Heart Institute to jointly organize the James T. Willerson, M.D. Cardiovascular Sciences Seminar Series. Together with the Texas Heart Institute, we aim to honor Dr. Willerson's significant contributions to cardiovascular science and medicine. To learn more about Dr. Willerson's legacy, visit the Texas Heart Institute's website.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit will be available to eligible attendees for all seminars. For further details, visit the CME website

Seminars are open to all who are interested in cardiovascular sciences, and are held on select Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m.

Terms

Jan. 11, 2023

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Kyle Eagen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research
Department of Molecular Cellular and Biology
Center for Precision Environmental Health
Baylor College of Medicine
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Albert B. Alkek Building, N315
Title: Nuclear Compartment Formation  by an Oncogenic Fusion Protein
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Jan. 25, 2023

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Onur Kanisicak, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Seminar Location:
One Baylor Plaza, Albert B. Alkek Building, N315
Title: Unveiling the Dynamic Role of Interstitial Cells in Cardiac Remodeling Repair
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Feb. 1, 2023

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Javid Moslehi, M.D.
Associate Professor in Residence, Department of Medicine
Chief, Cardio-Oncology & Immunology Program
University of California San Francisco
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Albert B. Alkek Building, N315
Title: Cardio-Oncology: A Novel Platform for Cardiovascular Investigation

March 3, 2023

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Didier Stainier, Ph.D. 
Director and Scientific Member
Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Seminar Time:
1 - 2 p.m.
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Albert B. Alkek Building, N315
Note: CME is not available for this seminar.

March 8, 2023

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Jiang Chang, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Deputy Director, Chancellor EDGES Fellow
Center for Genomic & Precision Medicine
Institute of Biosciences and Technology
Texas A&M University College of Medicine
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Cullen Building, Cullen Auditorium

March 15, 2023

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Romain Harmancey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Health Houston
McGovern Medical School
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Cullen Building, Cullen Auditorium

April 26, 2023

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Philipp Scherer, Ph.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine & Cell Biology
Director, Touchstone Diabetes Center
Gifford O. Touchstone, Jr. and Randolph G. Touchstone
Distinguished Chair in Diabetes Research
Touchstone/West Distinguished Chair in Diabetes Research
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Michael E. DeBakey Center, McMillian Auditorium

May 10, 2023

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Francisco Altamirano, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Sciences, Academic Institute
Assistant Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Albert B. Alkek Building, N315

May 17, 2023

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Aikaterini Kontrogianni-Konstantopoulos, Ph.D.
Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director, Interdisciplinary Training Program in Muscle Biology
Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum
Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Seminar Location:
One Baylor Plaza, Michael E. DeBakey Center, McMillian Auditorium

May 24, 2022

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Kathryn M. Jones, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Tropical Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Seminar Location: One Baylor Plaza, Michael E. DeBakey Center, McMillian Auditorium