Buffalo Translational Consortium News

CTRC 2016-17 Seminar Series schedule announced

Posted on 10/21/16 at 02:04 pm
Oscar Gómez, MD, PhD, presents the first lecture of the 2016-17 CTRC Seminar Series



Seminars held first Thursday of the month

4:00 p.m.

Rooms 5019 A & B

Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC)

875 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 14203

Pre-reception at 3:30 p.m. in the 5th floor atrium




November 3

Global Burden of Diarrhea: Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Prevention

Oscar Gómez, MD, PhD

Department of Pediatrics Clinical Associate Professor and Chief, Infectious Diseases


December 1

Carbohydrates as Reporters and Regulators of Disease

Sriram Neelamegham, PhD

Department of Biomedical Engineering Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Co-Director of the UB Center for Biomedical Engineering


January 5

Why Have So Many Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Trials Failed?

David Poulsen, PhD

Department of Neurosurgery Professor of Translational Neuroscience


February 2

Enough Already! Why We Age and How We Stop It

Kenneth Seldeen, PhD

Department of Medicine Research Assistant Professor


March 2

Women in Science Month

Kristina Seiffert-Sinha, MD

Department of Dermatology Research Assistant Professor


April 6

Title TBD

Ciprian Ionita, PhD

Department of Biomedical Engineering Research Assistant Professor


May 4

“Elucidating the pathological substrate of diseases through advanced quantitative MRI of biophysical tissue properties”

Ferdinand Schweser, PhD

Department of Neurology Assistant Professor of Neurology and Biomedical Engineering and Technical Director of MRI


June 1


Carbohydrates as reporters and regulators of disease