Today is Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020

Department of

Pharmacology & Systems Physiology 


The department seminar showcases cutting-edge research in physiology, pharmacology and related disciplines, spanning basic research to translational science. We invite internationally renowned visitors or local investigators from UC and Cincinnati Children's Hospital to discuss their work. Seminars are held weekly throughout the fall semester, spring semester, and the first portion ("Maymester") of the summer term.

Tuesdays at 4:00 pm
4051 Medical Sciences Building
*except where indicated

Refreshments are served. For more information about the seminar program, please contact Jeannie Cummins (Program Manager), Email: or Tel: 513-558-3102.



Date Name Description
January 14  Ronald Vagnozzi, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Rethinking regeneration: insights into cardiac wound healing from lineage tracing and cell-based therapies
February 18 A.P. Naren, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Personalized medicine: pancreas-on-a-chip to study CFRD
February 25 Greg Harris, PhD
University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Science
Investigating piezoelectric biomaterials to address traumatic nerve injuries
March 3 Robert McCullumsmith, MD, PhD
University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences
Bioinformatics tools for the non-bioinformatically informed: pipette-free hypothesis testing, in silico drug discovery, and kinome array profiling
March 10 Litsa Kranias, PhD
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Calcium circuits in the heart: a matter of life and death
March 31 Conor Liston, MD, PhD
Weill Cornell Medicine Graduate School of Medical Sciences
title TBA
April 14 Catherine Makarewich, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Dissecting the role of novel muscle-enriched microproteins
April 28 Satish Nair, PhD
University of Missouri College of Engineering
title TBA
May 12 Susan George, MD, FRCP(C), FACP
University of Toronto
title TBA