Digestive Health Center

  • Seminar Series

    The Digestive Health Center hosts a weekly seminar series which includes distinguished speakers outside the Academic Medical Center, as well as conferences by investigators from Cincinnati. Below is the tentative schedule of speakers.  See weekly seminar email announcement for current information.

    The seminar series is held on Tuesdays at Noon in Location S Room 6.125.





    Anjaparavanda P. Naren, PhD
    CCHMC: Pulmonary Medicine
    “Targeting Macromolecular Complexes of CFTR in Cystic Fibrosis and Secretory Diarrhea”
    9/24/13Marshall ‘Chip’ Montrose, PhD
    UC: Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
    “5-ASA Drug Metabolism is Reduced in the Inflamed Colon of Mouse and Man: Does it Matter”
    10/1/13Rebekah Karns, PhD
    CCHMC: DHC Bioinformatics Core
    “Getting the Most out of RNA-seq: Effective Study Design and Analysis”
    10/8/13Roger Worrell, PhD
    UC: Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
    “Intestinal Microbiota and Ion Transport”
    10/15/13Sing Sing Way, MD, PhD
    CCHMC: Infectious Diseases
    "The Immune Pathogenesis of Prenatal Infection; Relevant to Digestive Health"
    10/22/13Holger Willenbring, MD, PhD
    University of California at San Francisco
    "Origin and Fate of Hepatocytes in the Injured Liver"
    10/29/13Patricia Fulkerson, MD, PhD
    CCHMC: Allergy and Immunology
    “Regulating Eosinophil Production for Therapeutic Purposes”

    AASLD Meeting – No DHC Seminar

    11/12/13Yi Zheng, PhD
    CCHMC: Experimental Hematology and Cancer Biology
    “Signal Regulation of Intestinal Stem Cells and Epithelium Architecture”
    11/19/13 Saul Karpen, MD, PhD
    Emory University
    "Crosstalk Between Nuclear Receptors and Inflammation in the Liver"

    *distinct location Research Auditorium R3381


    Thanksgiving Holiday - No DHC Seminar 

    12/3/13M. Tarek Shata, MD, MSc, PhD
    UC: Dept. of Internal Medicine Division of Digestive Diseases
    “Exploring the Role of Gut-associated Immune Responses in HIV and HCV Infection”
    12/10/13Shiva Kumar Shanmukhappa, BVSc, PhD
    CCHMC: DHC Morphology Core
    "Generating More Information out of Immunohistochemistry, Image Analysis and Alternate IHC Techniques"

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  • Fluxes & Barriers Research Conference

    Fluxes & Barriers Research Conference held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 12:00 pm, MSB 3057. The DHC is a co-sponsor.