Spring 2022


Date Title and Speaker

January 10

Student Orientation

Monika Fleshner, Ph.D.
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado Boulder

January 17

Campus closed - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 24

Inflammation and PTSD: Redefining Resilience

Adam J.Case, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Departments of Medical Physiology and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Texas A&M University

January 31

Pragmatic Assessment and Rehabilitation Approaches for Concussion Management

David Howell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopedics
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

February 7

The Gut Barrier and Disease

Jerrold R. Turner, M.D. Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School;
Department of Pathology and Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

February 14

Astrocyte Immunosenescence and Deficits in Il-10 Signaling in the Aged Brain Impair the Regulation of Microglia

Jonathan Godbout, Ph.D.
Department of Neuroscience
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

February 21

Multi-scale Relationships between Bone Structure and Chemistry Contribute to Fragility in Aging, Metabolic Disease, and Disuse

Virginia Ferguson, Ph.D.
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Colorado Boulder

February 28

Applications of Human Brain Organoids

Alysson Muotori, Ph.D.
Department of Pediatics and Cellular Molecular Medicine
University of San Diego School of Medicine

March 7

An Overview of the 2018 Global Research Expedition on Altitude-related Chronic Health (REACH) to Peru

Mike Tymko, Ph.D.
Neurovascular Health Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology
University of Alberta

March 14

Cetaceans as a Model of Vascular Health

Yara Bernaldo de Quiros Miranda, Ph.D.
Department of Morphology
Universidad de las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Institute of Animal Health (Spain)

March 21

Campus closed - Spring Break

March 28

The Neuroimmunology of Chronic Pain and Drug Reward - Pathways from Basic Science to Clinical Trials

Linda Watkins, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
University of Colorado Boulder

April 4

The Devil is in the Details: How Dietary Fiber Fine Structures Divergently Interact with Gut Microbiota.

Stephen R. Lindemann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Food Sciences
Purdue University

April 11

A Prospective Cohort Study of Per- and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) and Fecundability

Lauren Wise, Sc.D.
Department of Epidemiology
Boston University School of Public Health

April 18

Development of Intrinsic Motoneuron Properties from Child to Adulthood

Monica Gorassni, Ph.D.
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Alberta

April 25

Joey Carzoli - Bursting TENS Increases Walking Endurance More than Continuous TENS in Middle-aged Adults
Erika Mehrhoff - Benzodiazepine Effects on Anxiety-related Defensive Behavior of High and Low Open-Field Activity Inbred Mouse Strains

Invited graduate student presentations
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado Boulder