September 2023 through May 2024


September 7, 2023: "Air Pollution, Community Characteristics, and Children's Health"

Ryan Patrick, Professor-Affiliate of Pediatrics

UC Department of Environmental Health College of Medicine

October 12, 2023: "Understand the Molecular Mechanisms of How Air Pollution increases Susceptibility to Pulmonary Infections"

Kimberly Gowdy, Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

October 19, 2023: "Epidemiologic Research on nature and health: Embedding Spatial Data Science, Mobile Health"

Peter James, Associate Professor of Environmental Health

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

October 23, 2023: "Food is Medicine: Innovation for Health, Equity, and Economic Impact"

Dariush Mozaffarian, Dean and Jean Mayer Professor of Medicine

Tufts University School of Nutrition Science and Policy

November 9, 2023: "Is Depression a Neuroimmunological Disease? Developing Treatments at the Interface Between Mood Regulation and Inflammation"

Adam Kaplin, President and CSO, Mira Pharmaceuticals, CSO, MyMD Pharmaceuticals, Adjunct Faculty

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

December 7, 2023: "The Importance of Signaling Modulations in Obesity, Heart Disease, and Fibrosis"

Maria Kontaridis, Associate Professor of Medicine

Masonic Medical Research Institute 

January 11, 2024: "Harnessing Mechanobiology to Optimize Tissue Engineering and Wound Healing"

Guy Genin, Harold and Kathleen Faught Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Washington University in St. Louis McKelvey School of Enginering

January 25, 2024: "Inhalation Exposures and their Impact on Respiratory Health in Vitro, In Vivro, and Real People"

Ilona Jaspers, Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology & Immunology, and Envi. Sciences and Engineering

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

February 29, 2024: "Myocardial Recovery: Bedside to Bench and Back"

Stravos Drakos, Professor of Cardiology and Physiology 

University of Utah Health & School of Medicine

March 7, 2024: "Illuminating Autonomic Control of Cardiac Electrophysiology"

Crystal Ripplinger, Professor and Vice Chair for Research and Administration

UC Davis School of Medicine

April 4, 2024: "A Plant Physiological View of Trees and Human Health"

Manuel Lerdau, Professor of Environmental Sciences

University of Virginia Arts & Sciences

May 9, 2024: "Mechanisms of Cardiometabolic Health and Disease"

Andrew Gibb, Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Louisville School of Medicine

May 23, 2024: "Investigating the Impact of Cartridge-based E-cigarettes on Cardiopulmonary Health"

Paula Rodriguez-Miguelez, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences

May 30, 2024: "An Epidemiologic Perspective on Environmental Exposures and Sleep Health"

Clara Sears, Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Louisville School of Medicine