Date/Time

Upcoming Seminar Info

Speaker

Friday, Feb. 17, 2023
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Wolfram H. Zimmermann, MD, Professor of Pharmacology and Director of the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University Medical Center, Georg-August-University in Göttingen, Germany
Seminar Title: Tissue Engineered Heart Repair from Bench to Bed
Location: Health Sciences Education Building, room C403 — 435 N. 5th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 — or join virtually via Zoom

Wolfram H. Zimmermann, MD
Wednesday, Mar. 8, 2023
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Joan Heller Brown, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of California – San Diego School of Medicine
Seminar Title: TBD
Location: Health Sciences Education Building, room C403 — 435 N. 5th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 — or join virtually via Zoom

Joan Heller Brown, PhD
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2023
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Mirko Völkers, MD, Research Group Leader, Department of Cardiology, Angiology, Pneumology, Heidelberg University Hospital in Heidelberg, Germany
Seminar Title: TBD
Location: Health Sciences Education Building, room C403 — 435 N. 5th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 — or join virtually via Zoom

Mirko Völkers, MD

Date

Past Seminar Info

Speaker

December 14, 2022

Speaker: Farah Sheikh, PhD, Professor of Medicine, University of California – San Diego School of Medicine
Seminar Title: Decoding the Cell-Cell Junction to Uncover New Pathways and Therapies for Arrhythmogenic Heart Disease

Farah Sheikh, PhD
November 9, 2022

Speaker: Richard Kitsis, MD, Professor of Medicine and Cell Biology, the Dr. Gerald and Myra Dorros Chair in Cardiovascular Disease, and Director, Wilf Family Cardiovascular Research Institute, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Seminar Title: Mitochondrial ATP Synthase in Cardiac Biology and Disease

Richard Kitsis, MD
October 12, 2022

Speaker: Brett Colson, PhD, Associate Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, UArizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Seminar Title: Dynamic Probes of Muscle in Cardiomyopathy and Therapy

Brett Colson, PhD
September 14, 2022

Speaker: Peter Reaven, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
Seminar Title: Post-Translational Modifications of Apolipoprotein C-I, C-II and C-III and Their Links with Lipid Metabolism and Vascular Disease: New Paradigms and New Opportunities

Peter Reaven, MD 
June 8, 2022

Speaker: Hongyu Qiu, MD, PhD​​​​​​​, Professor, Center for Molecular and Translational Medicine Institute of Biomedical Science, Georgia State University
Seminar Title: New Insights and Potential Therapeutic Targets of Hypertension and Its Associated Cardiomyopathies

Hongyu Qiu, MD, PhD
May 11, 2022

Speaker: Tim O’Connell, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of Minnesota
Seminar Title: Ffar4 regulates cardiac oxylipin balance to resolve inflammation and attenuate HFpEF

Tim O’Connell, MD
April 13, 2022

Speaker: Donald Bers, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology, University of California, Davis
Seminar Title: CaMKII-dependent Arrhythmogenesis In Diabetic Hyperglycemia and Heart Failure
 

Donald Bers, PhD
March 9, 2022

Speaker: Jared Churko, PhDAssistant Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
Seminar Title: Linking Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy Transcriptomic Signatures with Disease Pathology
 

Jared Churko, PhD
February 9, 2022

Speaker: Steven Goldman, PhD, Professor, Division of Cardiology, and C. Leonard Pfeiffer Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine, UArizona Sarver Heart Center
Seminar Title: Development of a Bioengineered Patch to Treat Heart Failure

Steven Goldman, MD
January 12, 2022

Speaker: Taben Hale, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Seminar Title: Forget Me Not: Changing Fibroblast Memory to Protect Against Cardiac Fibrosis”

Taben Hale
November 10, 2021

Speaker: Nancy Sweitzer, MD, PhD, Director of the Sarver Heart Center, Professor of Medicine, Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine, Editor-in-Chief of Circulation: Heart Failure
Seminar Title: Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns: Moving Forward in Heart Failure with preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)

Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD