2024 Seminars

Seminars are presented during the academic year on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. unless otherwise noted.  For Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 we hope to present our seminars in person and there may be a virtual link.  We may have some virtual only seminars.  Information on in-person meeting locations and links will be listed on announcements.  For more information, contact Pharmacology via email: Series Coordinator, susan.curtis@uvm.edu


September 7, 2023Nathan Tykocki, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Michigan State University"Get Up and Stretch - Compliance, Remodeling, and the Sensation of Pressure"
October 26, 2023Baptiste Lacoste, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Cellular and Molecular Med., Sr. Sci. Neuroscience Program, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Hospital Res. Inst. (OHRI)"Vascular and Glial determinants of brain development"
November 10, 2023 RetreatMohamad Trebak, Ph.D., Professor, Vascular Medicine Institute, University of Pittsburgh"Rewiring the cellular calcium signaling toolkit in disease"
December 7, 2023James Stafford, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neurological Sciences, University of Vermont

"Engineering animal behavior and cells for translational impact:  From prenatal opioids to implantable pharmacies"

February 22, 2024Patrick J. Drew, Ph.D., Professor, Neuroscience Institute, Professor, Depts of Engineering Sciences and Mechanics, Neurosurgery, Biology, and Biomedical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University"Every breath you take, every move you make: Neurovascular coupling in the behaving brain"
March 21, 2024Susan Wray, Ph.D., Professor, Women's and Children's Health, University of Liverpool, UK"How understanding the physiology of uterine smooth muscle can lead to better births"
June 27, 2024Henry Colecraft, Ph.D., John C. Dalton Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, and Pharmacology, Columbia University, College of Physicians and SurgeonsTBA

2023 Seminars