Presentations News Archive

The following items were reported more than four months ago.

 TEDxBoulder - Alena Grabowski - Put Yourself in Someone Else's Legs
Speaker: Grabowski. Date: 2012-10-19. Event: TEDxBoulder. Watch video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiLLZKp0ReA.

 Complex Disease Genetics in the Post-Genome Era
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2012-02-10. Event: New York University Center for Genomics and Systems Biology Seminar.

 The Emerging Concept of Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2011-09-01. Event: Annual Cardiovascular Symposium, Oregon Heart and Vascular Institute, Eugene, OR.

 Complex Disease Genetics in the Post-Genome Era
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2011-10-07. Event: Colorado State University Department of Health and Exercise Science Seminar.

 Positive student reaction to case studies in an upper division neurophysiology course
Speaker: Casagrand. Date: 2011-09-23. Event: 12th Annual Conference on Case Study Teaching in Science.

 Keynote: Fatigue and Fatigability
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2011-09-07. Event: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences.

 Translational Physiology of Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2011-07-01. Event: Translational Physiology of Arterial Aging.

 Tutorial: The Aging Motor System
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2011-07-04. Event: Internatonal Society of Biomechanics.

 Exercise and Vascular Health with Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2011-06-01. Event: 21st Puijo Symposium on Physical Exercise and Aging, Kuopio, Finland.

 Central and Peripheral Components of Fatigue
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2011-09-17. Event: Polish Coaching Academy.

 Muscle Fatigue - From Motor Units to Clinical Symptoms
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2011-07-06. Event: Internatonal Society of Biomechanics.

 Neuron Simulation: Allowing Students to Visualize the Invisible During the Action Potential
Speaker: Casagrand. Date: 2011-04-01. Event: American Physiological Society Experimental Biology Conference.

 Whole Genome Sequencing and Complex Disease Genetics
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2011-05-24. Event: University of Colorado Developmental Psychobiology Research Group Annual Retreat.

 Poster Presentation: Modulatory influence of sympathetic nervous system activity on vascular endothelial dysfunction with aging in humans
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-11-15. Event: International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System.

 Optimality criteria generalize from linear deterministic to nonlinear and stochastic settings
Speaker: Ahmed. Date: 2011-04-01. Event: Annual meeting of the Society for the Neural Control of Movemnt.

 Nitrite Therapy to Treat Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2011-05-15. Event: Symposium presentation at the Nitrite and Nitrate Pathophysiology and Therapy Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

 Sleep and Circadian Physiology: Implications for Young Children's Health and Development?
Speaker: LeBourgeois. Date: 2011-04-12. Event: University of Colorado Developmental Psychobiology Research Group.

 Aerobic Exercise and Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2011-04-15. Event: Montoye-Nagle Named Lecture at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Centennial Celebration of Kinesiology.

 Forensic Botany: An Underutilized Resource
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-04-30. Event: MetroState Denver, Science Day Keynote Speaker.

 Reproductive Disruption by Estrogenic Wasterwater Effluents
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-06-21. Event: Selected Presenter for National Press Webcast by The Endocrine Society.

 Reproductive Disruption of Fishes by Endocrin-active Wastewater Effluent.
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-06-20. Event: The Endocrine Society Natl Meeting.

 Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction with Aging: Prevention and Treatment
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-11-15. Event: American Society for Nephrology Annual Meeting Symposium: Kidney and Cardiovascular Disease—A Major Challenge with Some Hope.

 Can we target specific neuronal populations to improve the efficacy and safety of antidepressants?
Speaker: Lowry. Date: 2010-07-22. Event: Symposium presentation at the 16th World Pharma Congress for Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (formerly IUPHAR), Copenhagen, Denmark, In Conference: New approaches and targets in psychiatry; Session: Exploring new targets in affective disorders using translational science.

 Prevention and Treatment of Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-10-15. Event: Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology seminar, University of Delaware.

 Evidence from Foresnic Botany in Establishing Time of Death in Incarcerated Persons
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-02-25. Event: American Academy of Forensic Sciences annual meeting.

 Don't sweat it: Voluntary exercise and the neurobiology of the stress resistant brain
Speaker: Greenwood. Date: 2010-05-02. Event: ACSM annual meeting.

 Neural systems regulating anxious states
Speaker: Lowry. Date: 2010-07-06. Event: Symposium presentation at the 7th Forum of European Neuroscience (FENS); In: Stress, anxiety and the amygdala.

 Aerobic Exercise in the Prevention and Treatment of Arterial Aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-10-15. Event: International Symposium on Exercise Therapy: Scientific and Practical Issues of Exercise Therapy, Center for Translational Science Activities, Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

 Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 in Exercise-Induced Muscle Damage
Speaker: Allen. Date: 2010-12-03. Event: Seminar--University of Northern Colorado.

 Estrogens in Our Water: The Tip of the Iceberg
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-02-11. Event: Plennary Speaker at National Park Service Aquatic Professionals Meeting.

 Biologically Active Chemicals in Our Water: The Tip of the Iceberg
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2010-03-11. Event: CU School of Journalism: Scripts Fellows.

 Discharge characteristics of motor units at recruitment
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2010-07-10. Event: Motoneuron Meeting. Paris, France.

 Unraveling the neurophysiology of muscle fatigue
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2010-06-14. Event: Biennial meeting of the International Society of Electromyography and Kinesiology. Aalborg, Denmark.

 Epigenetics in animal models of addiction: opportunities and challenges
Speaker: Stitzel. Date: 2010-09-30. Event: National Hispanic Science Network on Drug Abuse (NHSN) Annual International Scientific Meeting.

 Prevention and treatment of arterial endothelial dysfunction with aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-05-15. Event: Cedars Sinai Research Center, Cardiology Grand Rounds, Las Angeles, California.

 Methodological Challenges to GxE Research on the Genome-Wide Scale
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2010-06-03. Event: Society for Prevention Research Meeting.

 Data Issues with Large-Scale Genetic Studies
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2010-05-20. Event: CCTSI Seminar series.

 Coffee protects against in vivo Abeta toxicity via activation of the skn-1 (Nrf2) detoxification pathway
Speaker Chris Link also chaired a session on non-murine models of Alzheimer's disease.

 Snooze or Lose: The Role of Sleep in Young Children's Emotion Regulation and School Readiness
Speaker: LeBourgeois. Date: 2010-09-21. Event: University of Michigan Center for Human Growth and Development Tuesday Noon Seminars.

 Aging, habitual exercise and endothelium-dependent dilation in humans
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-04-15. Event: Annual Experimental Biology Conference, Anaheim, CA.

 Expression and Function of Myostatin During Food Deprivation and Stress
Speaker: Allen. Date: 2010-06-05. Event: American College of Sports Medicine.

 Family-Based Methods in Genome-Wide Association Studies
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2010-05-10. Event: Seminar for research group in Korea.

 Sleep Regulation in Early Childhood
Speaker: LeBourgeois. Date: 2010-04-05. Event: Harvard Sleep Medicine Grand Rounds.

 The neurophysiology of muscle fatigue
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2010-07-06. Event: Seminar. Brussels, Belgium.

 Specificity of neuromuscular adaptations
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2010-06-12. Event: Summer School on Neurorehabilitation - Recovery of motor function. Aalborg, Denmark.

 Exercise and dietary strategies to combat arterial aging
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-03-15. Event: Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, University of Missouri.

 CHRNA5 D398N SNP: Implications for Addiction and Lung Cancer Risk
Speaker: Stitzel. Date: 2010-09-20. Event: Gene Environment Association Studies (GENEVA) Steering Committee Meeting.

 The Rationale for Evidence Based Medicine
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 2010-03-11. Event: Continuing medical education at Wardenburg Health Clinic.

 Publishing tips for new investigators
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2010-07-15. Event: National Institue on Aging Summer Research Insitute.

 Expression and Function of MicroRNAs during Murine Skeletal Muscle Atrophy
Speaker: Allen. Date: 2010-06-05. Event: American College of Sports Medicine.

 Novel Mechanisms Regulating Myostatin Expression and Function
Speaker: Allen. Date: 9/17/09. Event: Departmental Colloquium.

 Chrna4 T529A knockin mice: A model for understanding the role of naturally occurring polymorphisms in modulating brain function, nicotine sensitivity and gene by age interactions.
Speaker: Stitzel. Date: 2/25/10. Event: Society for Nicotine and Tobacco Research Annual Meeting.

 The role of CHRNA6 and CHRNB3 in tobacco and alcohol behaviors - Human molecular genetics
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2/15/10. Event: Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.

 The Role of CHRNA5/A3/B4 in Early Disinhibitory Behaviors - Human Molecular Genetics
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2/15/10. Event: Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.

 Load type and muscle fatigue
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 12/3/09. Event: Seminar, University of Arizona.

 Drinking from the Fire Hose: Complex Disease Genetics in the Post-Genome Era
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 9/15/09. Event: University of Colorado Department of Integrative Physiology Colloquium Series.

 Unraveling the neurophysiology of muscle fatigue
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 10/23/09. Event: Seminar, University of Illinois at Chicago.

 The effect of Chrna5 delection on nicotine consumption in mice is dependent upon genetic background
Speaker: Stitzel. Date: 2/26/10. Event: Society for Nicotine and Tobacco Research Annual Meeting.

 Exploiting Family-Based Information in Complex Disease Research
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 8/15/09. Event: The Joint Statistical Meetings (SJM).

 Neural systems regulating anxiety states: focus on serotonergic systems
Speaker: Lowry. Date: 11/17/09. Event: Integrative Neuroscience Research Center, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

 The role of CHRNA6 and CHRNB3 in tobacco and alcohol behaviors - Human, molecular, and mouse genetics
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 9/15/09. Event: Translational Nicotine Research Meeting, Dusseldorf, Germany.

 Muscle fatigue: what, why, and how it influences muscle function?
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 11/23/09. Event: Seminar, University of Southern California.

 Meta-Analysis of Genetic Association Data: The AlzGene, SzGene, PDGene and MSGene Databases
Speaker: McQueen. Date: 1/17/10. Event: Winter Conference on Brain Research.

 Short-term Caloric Restriction Improves Glucose Tolerance in Older Mice Independent of Changes in SIRT-1 by Catarina Rippe
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-21. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Aging and vascular endothelial cell senescence: potential role of SIRT1 in development of inflammation and dysfunction by Mark Blimline
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Aging Increases Susceptibility to Western Diet-Induced Glucose Intolerance and Insulin Resistance in Mice by Molly Russell
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Age-associated endothelial dysfunction is associated with IKKbeta-mediated reductions in FoxO3a activity and MnSOD expression by Lisa Lesniewski
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Cellular Mechanisms of Vascular Aging: Role of NFkB by Tony Donato
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-09-17. Event: 2009 AVDRC International Symposium, Vascular Aging and Disease: from Cells to Human, Daegu, South Korea.

 Transfer of dynamic learning across postures
Speaker: Ahmed. Date: 2009-08-26. Event: American Society of Biomechanics.

 Response to Stress: Epigenetic and Stochastic Aspects
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-05-18. Event: International Association Biomedical Gerontology.

 Ageing well from Worm to Man; Genes, mitochondria and heat shock
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-06-18. Event: Fifth GEHA Annual Meeting.

 Muscle fatigue and task failure
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2009-05-29. Event: Motor Control Summer School.

 Teaching local kindergarten class about DNA, building DNA models with marshmallows and Twizzlers
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2009-05-01. Event: DNA Day, Sponsored by American Society of Human Genetics mentor network.

 Vascular Endothelial Nuclear Factor-kB Contributes to Endothelial Dysfunction via Oxidative Stress in Middle-Aged and Older Overweight/Obese Humans by Gary Pierce
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Regulation of gene expression: Where did that noise come from?
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-09-28. Event: 18th International C. elegans Meeting: Los Angeles, CA.

 Caloric restriction prevents age-related vascular endothelial dysfunction in B6D2F1 mice by Tony Donato
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase Activity is Reduced with Aging in Humans: Relation to Impaired Vascular Endothelial Function and Exercise Capacity by Tom LaRocca
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Genetic variation in the murine lifespan response to dietary restriction.
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-09-28. Event: American Aging Association: Scottsdale, AZ.

 Voluntary aerobic exercise abolishes age-associated arterial stiffening in mice: relation to collagen subtype expression in the medial and adventitial layers by Brad Fleenor
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Modulation of motor unit activity
Speaker: Enoka. Date: 2009-08-12. Event: American Physical Theraphy Association, Research Retreat.

 Expression of Myostatin and its Receptor is Regulated by Energy Intake in Adipose and Skeletal Muscle
Speaker: Allen. Date: 2009-06-01. Event: American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference.

 Absence of Inhibitor of Nuclear Factor k B Kinase-Mediated Suppression of Vascular Endothelial Function in Middle-Aged/Older Adults Who Exercise by Ashley Walker
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Stretching the truth about object dynamics
Speaker: Ahmed. Date: 2009-09-18. Event: Institute of Cognitive Science, CU-Boulder.

 Reduction in mononuclear cell mRNA expression of pro-inflammatory and pro-oxidant genes with habitual aerobic exercise in older humans by Lindsey Gano
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Habitual aerobic exercise is associated with reduced vascular endothelial cell oxidative stress, NADPH oxidase and NFkB in middle-aged and older humans by Gary Pierce
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Gonadotropin-releasing hormone in lophotrochozoans: An evolutionary and functional analysis
Speaker: Tsai. Date: 2009-06-25. Event: 16th International Congress on Comparative Endocrinology, Symposium presentation.

 Voluntary wheel running abolishes vascular inflammation and restores endothelial function in old mice by Melanie Connell
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 The role of Chrna6 and Chrnb3 genes in alcohol behaviors - human, molecular, and mouse genetics
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2009-06-08. Event: Annual Meeting of the International Behavioral and Neural Genetics Society, Dresden, Germany.

 Aortic microRNA expression is altered with aging in mice by Brooke Lawson
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 C. Elegans- Stochastic Patterns in Aging
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-05-29. Event: 38th Annual Meeting of the American Aging Association.

 Publishing Tips for New Investigators by Doug Seals
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-07-15. Event: National Institute on Aging, Summer Institute, Maryland Eastern Shore.

 FGF signaling, olfactory development, and reproductive failure
Speaker: Tsai. Date: 2009-09-03. Event: University of Colorado at Denver Anxchutz Medical Campus, Neuroscience Seminar Series.

 The hygiene hypothesis and psychiatric disorders: focus on serotonergic systems
Speaker: Lowry. Date: 2009-11-06. Event: Neuroscience Frontiers seminar series, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine.

 Novel pathways mediating dietary-restriction-induced longevity in C. elegans: NLP-7 signaling and endocytosis by coelomocytes.
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-09-28. Event: 17th International C. elegans Meeting: Los Angeles, CA.

 Genetics of Alcohol and Tobacco Use
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2009-07-29. Event: Teacher Institute Workshop on "Genetics of Taste: A Flavor of Health", Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

 Of Mice and Men: A translational study of nicotinic receptor genes and drug behaviors
Speaker: Ehringer. Date: 2009-07-14. Event: Invited talk, Department of Biology, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN.

 Vascular endothelial dysfunction with aging by Doug Seals
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-05-15. Event: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dept of Medicine, Division of Hypertension Grand Rounds.

 Chronic aerobic exercise opposes age- and high fat diet associated vascular endothelial dysfunction: relation to IKKbeta and AMPK by Jessica Durrant
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Molecular Pathways Mediating Response to Oxidative Stress
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-09-26. Event: MiMage symposium on Ageing, Mitochondria in Ageing and Age-related Disease.

 Sedentary Aging is Associated with a Senescent Endothelial Cell Phenotype that is Ameliorated by Habitual Aerobic Exercise by Tony Donato
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Leukocyte Telomere Length is Preserved with Age in Adults Who Exercise and is Related to Vascular Endothelial Function by Tom LaRocca
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Response to stress: epigenetic and stochastic aspects.
Speaker: Johnson. Date: 2009-09-28. Event: International Association Biomedical Gerontology: Quebec City.

 Habitual exercise and vascular aging by Doug Seals
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-07-15. Event: 36th International Congress of Physiological Sciences, Kyoto, Japan.

 Low dietary sodium intake is associated with augmented brachial artery flow-mediated dilation in older adults with elevated baseline systolic blood pressure by Kristen Jablonski
Speaker: Seals. Date: 2009-04-22. Event: Experimental Biology 2009, New Orleans, LA.

 Estrogenic chemicals in wastewater dominated steams and their effects on fishes and other life
Speaker: Norris. Date: 2009-09-29. Event: American Water Resources Association - Colorado Section.