First three Wednesdays of every month, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
BRF2, Room 4103

Spring 2017 Seminar Schedule ​​ ​

​​April 5 Jasmine Lee
UC San Diego, Department of Medicine, Division of Physiology

A double hit: Cigarette smoke and VEGF deficiency in the lungs trigger an IL-33 mediated response

​​April 12* Abhilash Kizhakke Puliyakote, PhD 

UC San Diego, Department of Radiology

Characterization of pulmonary acinar morphometry using high resolution microcomputed tomography

April 19 Arlin Blood, PhD
Center for Physiological Genomics of Low Oxygen Invited Speaker

Loma Linda University School of Medicine 

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology

Bioactivity of nitric oxide metabolites: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

April 26

NO SEMINAR - Experimental Biology Meeting

May 3 Laura Crotty-Alexander, MD

UC San Diego, Division of Pulmonary, Critical, and Sleep Medicine

The role of HIF-1alpha and -2alpha in pulmonary endothelial cells in asthma

​​May 10* Erica Dale, PhD

UC Los Angeles

Unexpected benefits of intermittent hypoxia: Enhanced respiratory 
and non-Respiratory motor function

May 17 Erica Heinrich, PhD
UC San Diego, Department of Medicine, Division of Physiology

Ventilatory chemoreflexes and HMOX2 variation in high-altitude populations

May 24

NO SEMINAR - American Thoracic Society Meeting


June 7 James Hicks, PhD

UC Irvine, Department of Biology

Effects of cardiovascular shunts on O2 delivery and digestion in reptiles

June 21Krishna Nayak, PhD

USC, Viterbi School of Engineering

Advances in real-time MRI

Seminars are scheduled from 3:00-4:00 PM the first three Wednesdays of the month; Division meetings or invited seminars will occasionally be scheduled on the fourth Wednesday.

Our seminars are open to all.  Please feel free to send this schedule to any colleague interested in attending.​​

* Please note the Physiology Journal Club is held the 2nd Wednesday of every month following the Physiology Seminar.  All are welcome to attend.