2019 Schedule

2019 seminars and presentations schedule

The joint seminar series and departmental presentations are held in Auditorium 160 Cohn Research Building (1735 W. Harrison St., Chicago, IL 60612), unless noted otherwise.

Day and Time Speaker Title of Talk
January 14, 2019
Monday, 3-4 p.m.

Laura McCabe, PhD
Department of Physiology
College of Natural Science
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI

“Targeting the Gut to Treat Osteoporosis”
April 29, 2019
Monday, 3-4 p.m.
Edward Schwarz, PhD
Burton Professor of Orthopaedics
Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Research
University of Rochester Medical Center
“Elucidating the Osteoimmunology of Bone Infection and Development of a MRSA Vaccine”
June 3, 2019
Monday, 1-2 p.m.

Michael Yin, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

“HIV and Bone Health”
June 10, 2019
Monday, 3-4 p.m.
Martin J. Stoddart, PhD, FRSB
Principal Scientist, Musculoskeletal Regeneration Program
AO Research Institute Davos
“MSCs and their Potential for Orthopeadic Applications”
June 24, 2019
Monday, 3-4 p.m.

Rulang Jiang, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Divisions of Developmental Biology and Plastic Surgery
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Director, Molecular & Developmental Biology Graduate Program
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

“Uncovering Mechanisms Patterning the Mammalian Jaw through Single-Cell RNA-Seq and Tissue-Specific Genetic Studies”
August 26, 2019
Monday, 3-4 p.m.
Georgia Papavasiliou, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology
“Engineered Hydrogels for Regenerative Medicine and Drug Delivery”
September 18, 2019
Wednesday, 3-4 p.m.
Frank Beier, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Research
Western Bone and Joint Institute
“The Ever Evolving Story of EGFR Signaling in Osteoarthritis”
October 18, 2019
Friday, 3-4 p.m.

Tamara King, PhD
Associate Professor
Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences
Department of Biomedical Sciences
College of Osteopathic Medicine
University of New England

“Osteoarthritis: Sex Differences in the Development of Joint Pain”
To be added to our seminar/presentation email list, please email Rita Eaddy or call (312) 942-8589.

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