2020-2021 Seminar Series

Seminars are held virtually on Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m.  Please contact Pam Kahler to register.

November 4, 2020
Colleen Urban (Specialist, Nanostring Technologies)
“GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiling: Morphology Driven, High-Plex Spatial Analysis of Tissue Microenvironments”

November 11, 2020
No Seminar – Veterans Day

November 18, 2020
Lian Leng, Ph.D. (Associate Director, Emulate, Inc)
Recreating Key Features of the Human Body using “Organs-on-a-Chip””

November 25, 2020
No Seminar – Thanksgiving

December 2, 2020
Adam Brown, Ph.D. (Field Application Specialist, BioRad Laboratories)
“Power of Partitioning: The QX200 Droplet Digital PCR System”

December 9, 2020
Neil Detweiler, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Goshen College)
“Control of Ventilation and Ventilation-Perfusion Matching: from Mice to Yaks”

December 16, 2020
Samantha McClenahan, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt University)
“Tools for Tubules: Development of Kir4.1/5.1 Potassium Channel Modulators for Controlling Sodium Reabsorption in the Distal Nephron”

December 23, 2020
No Seminar – Winter Break

December 30, 2020
No Seminar – Winter Break

January 6, 2021
Stephanie Byrum, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UAMS)
“Exploring Gene Expression in the Context of the Tissue Microenvironment using 10x Spatial Gene Expression”

January 13, 2021
Ben Lieblong, Ph.D. (Study Coordinator, Dept of Pathology, UAMS)
“Title TBA”

January 20, 2021
To Be Scheduled

January 27, 2021
Donald Johann, Ph.D. (Professor, Dept of Biomedical Informatics, UAMS)
“Title TBA”

February 3, 2021
Galen Wenger, Ph.D. (Emeritus Professor, Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology, UAMS)
“Behavioral pharmacology and its history at UAMS”