2023-2024 Malcolm Feist Cardiovascular Seminar Series

12:00 – 1:00 pm   Conference Center, G-221

September 11, 2023

Taben M. Hale, PhD
Professor of Basic Medical Sciences
University of Arizona, College of Medicine - Phoenix
Host: CCDS/T32/AHA Fellows

Targeting Fibroblasts in Hypertensive Heart Disease

October 2, 2023

Elizabeth J. Tarling, PhD, FAHA
Associate Professor of Medicine
UCLA
Host: Oren Rom, PhD

The ABCs of Cholesterol Transport

November 8, 2023

Wednesday, 9am

Mario Delmar, MD, PhD
Patricia and Robert Martinsen Professor of Cardiology
Professor of Medicine
NYU Grossman School of Medicine, New York University
Host: Diana Cruz-Topete, PhD

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Young Athletes: The Case of ARVC

December 4, 2023

Angel Baldan, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Host: Arif Yurdagul, PhD

Cholesterol, miRNAs, and VLDL secretion

January 8, 2024

Rebecca A. Haeusler, PhD
Associate Professor
Columbia University

Host: Oren Rom, PhD
Inter-organ crosstalk by bile acids and lipoproteins in cardiometabolic disease

February 5, 2024

Part of all-day CCDS Symposium

Marina Cuchel, MD, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Translational Medicine & Human Genetics
Host: Mabruka Alfaidi, MD, PhD

Leveraging extreme phenotypes to uncover new therapeutic targets

March 4, 2024

Fabrice Dabertrand, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Host: Hong Sun, PhD

Neurovascular Recoupling in Alzheimer’s and Small Vessel Diseases

March 11, 2024

Special Seminar

Giovanni Ferrari, PhD
Vice Chair of Research (Surgery)
Associate Professor of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University
Host: Tarek Magdy, PhD

Structural Heart Disease: Physiology, Therapeutic Targets, and Engineered Biomaterials for Cardiac Surgery

April 8, 2024

Athar Chishti, PhD
Professor of Developmental, Molecular & Chemical Biology (Former Department of Physiology)
Tufts University School of Medicine
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Host: Karen Stokes, PhD

Calpain-1: A Potential Therapeutic Protease for Cardiovascular Health

May 6, 2024

Chaudhuri Dipayan, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Utah
Host: Md. Shenuarin Bhuiyan, PhD

A Novel Mechanism Compensating for Energetic Dysfunction in Heart Failure

June 3, 2024

Prasad Katakam, MD, PhD, FCVS
Professor of Pharmacology
Tulane University School of Medicine
Host: Nirav Dhanesha, PhD

Impact of Hypoglycemia on Mouse Brain Microvasculature