Seminars

The College of Pharmacy Graduate Program will hold the following ZOOM seminars during Spring Semester 2021 on Tuesdays, 11:00 am–12:00 pm, via Zoom. If you would like to meet with the speaker immediately following the seminar (12:00–1:00 pm), please inform Stephanie Sikora (ssikora@pharmacy.arizona.edu). Given the pandemic, these will be conducted via Zoom and limited to approximately six students, serving as more of a “group discussion” with students.

Zoom Link for Seminars: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/86805699978

Password: seminar

January 19

Graduate Track: Drug Discovery and Development
Speaker: Pei-Yong Shi
Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Topic: SARS-CoV-2 Biology and Countermeasure Development
Host: Jun Wang

January 26

Graduate Track: Pharmaceutics
Speaker: Keith Kirkwood
Affiliation: SUNY Buffalo
Topic: The p38/MKP-1 Signaling Axis in Oral Cancer:  Impact of Tumor-Associated Macrophages
Hosts: Heidi Mansour and Rick Schnellmann

February 2

Graduate Tracks: DDD/PharmTox
Speakers: Fancheng Song and Kevin Hurtado
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

February 9

Graduate Track: Drug Discovery and Development
Speaker: Sara Cherry
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Topic: 
Host: Jun Wang

February 16

Graduate Tracks: Pharmacology and Toxicology
Speaker: Solène Marie
Affiliation: UA Postdoc
Topic: 
Host: Nathan Cherrington

February 23

Graduate Track: Pharmacology and Toxicology
Speaker: Scott Evans
Affiliation: MD Anderson Cancer Center
Topic: Inducible Epithelial Resistance to Protect against Pneumonia
Host: Yin Chen

March 2

Graduate Track: DDD/PharmTox
Speaker: Xiang Meng and David Tripp
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

March 16

Graduate Track: Pharmaceutics
Speakers: Bayan Alhefzi and Hanan Alameddin
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

March 23

Graduate Tracks: PharmTox/DDD
Speakers: Daniel Wurm and Brian Soong
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

March 30

Graduate Tracks: DDD/PharmTox
Speakers: Marissa Trujillo and Aryatara Shakya
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

April 6

Graduate Track: Pharmaceutics
Speaker: Kam Leong
Affiliation: Columbia University
Topic: 
Host: Jianqin Lu

April 13

Graduate Track: Drug Discovery and Development
Speaker: Gonçalo J. L. Barnardes
Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Topic: Translational Chemical Biology
Host: Wei Wang

April 20

Graduate Tracks: DDD/PharmTox
Speakers: Jeremy Snell and Danielle Johnson
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

April 27

Graduate Track: Pharmacology and Toxicology
Speakers: Erin Jennings and Ray Hau
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan

May 4

Graduate Tracks: DDD/PharmTox
Speakers: Brandon Walls and Sarah Hannon
Affiliation: UA Students
Topic: 
Host: Jim Galligan