April 11, 2019

2019 Physiology Research Forum

1:30 PM

University Hospital Ford Amphitheater

Student Oral Presentations:
1:30pm - 2:45pm

Poster Session:
2:45pm - 4:00pm

Keynote Speaker:
Leslie B. Vosshall, PhD
Robin Chemers Neustein Professor
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
The Rockefeller University

"Building a Mosquito Sensory System to

April 15, 2019

Dissertation Seminar - Eden Dulka

12:30 PM

7745 MS II

Eden Dulka

Sue Moenter, Mentor

"Prepubertal Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Neuron Activity and the Effects of Prenatal Androgen Exposure"

June 12, 2019

MIP Seminar Series - Michael Krashes, PhD

4:00 PM

7745 MS II

Michael Krashes, PhD

Tenure-Track Investigator, Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity Branch National Institutes of Health (NIDDK)

"Need-Based Prioritization of Behavior"

May 15, 2019

MIP Seminar Series - Coleen Murphy, PhD

4:00 PM

7745 MS II

Coleen Murphy, PhD

Professor of Molecular Biology and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics and Director of the Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for Aging Research,

Princeton University

May 1, 2019

MIP Alumni Seminar - Nancy Wayne, PhD

4:00 PM

7745 MS II

Nancy Wayne, PhD

Professor and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Department of Physiology

David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

“Reinventing yourself when it all hits the fan”

April 24, 2019

MIP Postdoc/Research Investigator Symposium - Jason Mills, MD, PhD

3:00 PM

5330 MS I

3:00  PM: Awards Presentation

3:15 PM: Min-Hyun Kim, PhD (Liangyou Rui’s Lab)"Hypothalamic Slug promotes leptin resistance and obesity"

3:30 PM: Ziru Li, PhD (Ormond MacDougald’s Lab) “Mechanisms by which vertical sleeve gastrectomy influences bone and the marrow

April 17, 2019

MIP Seminar Series - Michael Stout, PhD

4:00 PM

7745 MS II

Michael Stout, PhD

Associate Professor and George Kaiser Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Family and Community Policy,

Human Development and Family Science Departments,

Oklahoma State University

“Exploring the therapeutic utility of nonfeminizing estrogens for mitigating

April 3, 2019

MIP Seminar Series - Louise McCullough, MD, PhD

4:00 PM

7745 MS II

Louise D. McCullough, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Neurology,
The University of Texas Health Science Center of Houston
Chief of Neurology,
Hermann Memorial Hospital – Texas Medical Center
Mischer Neuroscience Institute
“Stroke &