October 18, noon to 1 p.m., CTRB. The Center for Predictive Medicine presents "The Anti-Inflammatory Role of NADPH Oxidase-Derived ROS in Host Inflammation" presented by Juhi Bagaitkar, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Oral Immunology & Infections Diseases. Open to HSC Faculty, Staff and Students. Pizza and Drinks provided. Limited seating.Additional Information: Email 

October 18, noon to 1 p.m., Rudd Heart & Lung Center, 16th floor (CC), Great Halls I & II. Please join us for guest speaker Andrew DeFilippis, MD, MSc, Associate Professor; Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at University of Louisville. Dr. DeFilippis will present, “Acute Myocardial Infarction – Time for a New Definition.” Additional Information: Monica Sivori, website

October 18, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Hank and Donna Wagner Conference Room, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute, HSC. "An Introduction to Grant Submissions in iRIS" aims to provide an understanding of getting into the iRIS system and navigating through the eProposal form and Sponsor Packets. The target audience is staff and faculty who plan to seek funding through any granting agency. Training for units as a group is also available, on request. Additional Information: Aiyana Lyninger

October 18, 4 p.m., Baxter I Auditorium. Dr, Alan Jassanoff, Professor, Biological Engineering, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Nuclear Science and Engineering of the McGovern Institute for Research at MIT. The title of his seminar is, "Mapping Brain Activity with Molecular-Level fMRI."

October 19, 8-9 a.m., Baxter 1 Auditorium HSC. The Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center is excited to announce this week's Neuroscience Grand Rounds speaker, Dr. Theodoor Haag. Haag will present "Targeting integrin signaling to promote neurogenesis and neuroprotection after stroke."

Oct. 19, noon to 1:30 p.m., Shumaker Building, Room 139. Susan Harkema, professor and associate scientific director at UofL’s Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, will discuss research on the spinal locomotor circuitry of humans, how spinal sensory-motor pathways associated with posture can be modulated when different stimulation parameters are applied and more. Additional Information: Nancy Hansford

October 19, 12-1 p.m., Room 101, Clinical and Translational Research Building. The Department of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series presents Dr. Richard Hardy, “Three’s Company: Alphavirus-arthropod interactions and the role of an endosymbiont”. Dr. Hardy is a Professor at Indiana University Bloomington.

October 20, noon, 139 Shumaker Research Building. "Canine genomics: Deciphering the past, present, and future of dogs" by Adam Boyko, an assistant professor in Biomedical Sciences at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. His research focuses on genomic investigation of dogs as a model of genetic disease and evolutionary genetics. One aspect of this work is understanding the evolution and genetics of village dogs, the semi-feral pariah dogs found in much of the world today. Additional Information: Charice Johnson, 852-8263

October 20, 6-9 p.m., Griffin Gate Marriott Resort, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, 40511; October 21, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Equus Run Vineyeards, 1280 Moores Mill Rd., Midway, 40347; Free. Leaders in movement disorders from Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana and Pennsylvania will share new developments in movement disorders. The goal of this course is to provide an update on diagnosis and management of Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia and gait ataxia. Additional Information: Website 

October 26, 6:30 - 8 p.m., Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium.  Planetary Scientist Dr. Candice Hansen will present new discoveries from the Juno probe to Jupiter, which arrived last year. She is responsible for the development of JunoCam, which employs citizen-scientists to combine and color images. New details about giant storms and Jupiter's magnetic field have already been revealed. Light refreshments and a chance to talk with Dr. Hansen will follow.  Additional Information: Gerard Williger, website, 852-6790

Mondays, 12:30-2 p.m., various locations. The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences' Colloquium Talk Series kicks off Nov. 13, with Dr. Paul Rosen in LF 101. The talks continue: 

  • Dec. 4, Dr. Sandra Sephton, LF 101
  • Feb. 12, Dr. Stephen O'Connor, SRB 139
  • March 5, Dr. Stephen Tucker, SRB 139
  • April 9, Dr. Joseph Neimat, SRB 139
  • April 30, Dr. Gregory Smith, SRB 138


Departmental Seminars are listed below.

Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Seminars

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Seminar Series

Cardiovascular Medicine

EpiHour Seminar Series (Epidemiology and Population Health)

Medicine, (Department of) - Grand Rounds, Or Complete 2016-2017 Schedule

Microbiology and Immunology


Pharmacology & Toxicology Seminars

Public Health and Information Sciences, School of

Speed School of Engineering