Colloquium in Integrative Physiology

Fall 2004 Schedule

August 26 IPHY 4100/5100 Student Introduction
September 2

Interpretation of the Electromyogram

Roger M. Enoka, Ph.D., Professor
Department of IntegrativePhysiology
University of Colorado at Boulder

September 9

Neurobiology of the Behavioral and Physiological Effects of Nicotine: Clues from Genetics

Jerry A. Stitzel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Integrative Physiology and the Institute for Behavioral Genetics
University of Colorado at Boulder

September 16

Collateral Damage: Cardiovascular Consequences of Chronic Sympathetic Activation with Human Aging

Douglas R. Seals, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado at Boulder

September 23

Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis - To Fidget or Not to Fidget

James A. Levine, M.D., Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN
(Host: Doug Seals, douglas.seals@colorado.edu)

September 30

Fall Break

October 7

Physical Inactivity: The Biggest Public Health Problem of the 21st Century

Steven Blair, Ph.D., President and CEO
The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX
(Host: Stacey Beske, stacey.beske@colorado.edu)

October 14

Cardiac Repolarizing K+ Currents Respond Adaptively to Exercise Training

Korinne Jew, Ph.D., Research Associate
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado at Boulder

October 21

Neural Pathways Mediating Bilateral Interactions Between the Upper Limbs

Richard Carson, Ph.D., Professor
University of Queensland
Brisbane, Australia
(Host: Carol Mottram, carol.mottram@colorado.edu)

October 28

Endocrine Disruption: Implications for Wildlife and Human Health

David Norris, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado at Boulder

November 4

Partitioning Energy Among Individual Muscles in Running Guinea Fowl

Richard L. Marsh, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Biology
Northeastern University, Boston
(Host: Cynthia Carey, cynthia.carey@colorado.edu)

November 11

Role of Exosomes and Lipid Rafts in Stress-Induced Release of HSP70

Alexander Asea, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Medicine
Boston University
(Host: Monika Fleshner, monika.fleshner@colorado.edu)

November 18

Sex and the Spotted Hyena

Steve Glickman, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Integrative Biology
University of California at Berkeley
(Host: Pei Tsai, tsai@colorado.edu)

November 23

Novel Methods for Studying Senory-Motor Development in Chick

Andrew Sharp, Ph.D., Research Associate
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado at Boulder

December 2

The Role of Energy Expenditure in Body Weight Regulation

Eric S. Bachman, M.D., Ph.D.
Merck
(Host: Chris Bell, christopher.bell@colorado.edu)

December 9

Nicotine-Induced Increases in Acetylcholine Receptors

Jon Lindstrom, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Pennsylvania
(Host: Jerry Stitzel, jerry.stitzel@colorado.edu)