September 13, 2017 at 12:00pm
Geffen Hall Seminar Room 112


Visiting Lecturer

Sandra Najjar, PhD

Professor, Dept. Physiology and Pharmacology, UTCOM
Associate Dean of Research, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio

Lecture Title: “CEACAM1: A Novel Player in the Pathogenesis of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)"

Hosted by Jerzy Kupiec-Weglinski and CURE

Please note this lecture is on WEDNESDAY, September 13, 2017


September 19, 2017 at 12:00pm
Geffen Hall 112


Visiting Guest Lecturer

Bruno Bonaz, MD, PhD

Professor of Gastroenterology
Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases
CHU Grenoble Alpes
Grenoble Institute of Neurosciences (GIN)
Inserm 1213, Grenoble University
Alpres, Grenoble, France

Lecture Title: "Electroceuticals: Vagus nerve stimulation for inflammatory bowel disease, rheumatoid arthritis and post post-operative ileus"


September 26, 2017 at 12:00pm
Geffen Hall 112


Elizabeta Nemeth, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Director, of the UCLA Center for Iron Disorders

Lecture Title: TBA


October 10, 2017 at 12:00pm
Gonda First Floor


Alexandar Hoffman, PhD

Thomas M Asher Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at UCLA
Director of the Institute for Quantitative and Computational Biosciences (QCBio)

Lecture Title: TBA

Location for this lecture only: Gonda Conference Room #1357

October 24, 2017 at 12:00pm
Geffen Hall Room 112


Juan Carlos Marvizon, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Supervisor Research Chemist, VAGLAHS

Lecture Title: "Studying the effects of stress on chronic pain using transgenic mice"

November 28, 2017 at 12:00pm

Swapna Joshi, PhD 

Assistant Project Scientist

Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases, David Geffen Department of Medicine at UCLA

“Epigenetic changes in blood cells and colonic mucosa associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome”.