DateSpeakerTitle
September 7Ping-Ching Hsu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
UAMS College of Public Health
Host: Parimal Chowdhury
“Untargeted Metabolomics Reveals Smokers' Characteristic Profiles”
September 21Rosalia C.M. Simmen, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology & Biophysics
and The Winthrop P Rockefeller Cancer Institute
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Host: Michael Jennings
“Targeting Progesterone Resistance through Notch-1 Signaling”
September 28Timothy J. Stalker, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Host: Brian Storrie
October 5Murray Korc, M.D.
Myles Brand Professor of Cancer Research
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director, Pancreatic Cancer Signature Center
Co-Leader, TME and Metastasis Program
IU Simon Cancer Center
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Host: Parimal Chowdhury & Michael Jennings
Philip Rayford Distinguished Lecturer

“From Physiology to Pathophysiology: Understanding the Etiology of Pancreatic Cancer ”
October 12NO SEMINAR – CAREER DAY
October 19Intawat Nookaew, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Informatics
UAMS
Host: Mike Jennings
"Eukaryal Genome Completion by 3rd Generation Sequencing and Transcriptional Landscapes through Direct RNA-Seq”
October 26Snehalata Pawar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Division of Radiation Health Pharmaceutical Sciences
UAMS
Host: Roy Morello
November 2Charles O’Brien, Ph.D.
Professor, COM Internal Medicine
UAMS
Host: Michael Jennings
November 9Paul L. Prather, Ph.D.
Professor, COM – UAMS
Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Host: Michael Jennings
November 16Ian G. Macara, Ph.D.
Louise B. McGavock Professor, and Chair
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN
Host: Vladimir Lupashin
November 23NO SEMINAR – HAPPY THANKSGIVING
November 30Wilbur A. Lam, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology
"Engineering In-Vitro Microtechnologies to Investigate Hematologic and Vascular Processes"
December 7NO SEMINAR – GRADUATE SCHOOL HOLIDAY RECEPTION
Biomed I, Helen Guinn Adams Atrium – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm