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University of Colorado Denver


Pharmaceutical Sciences

Graduate Program Seminar Series

All seminars will be held in the Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Building,
Seminar Room V20-1000, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Title Presenter Date
β-Apocarotenoid Metabolites of Carotenoids: Anti-Chemopreventives? Robert W. Curley, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
College of Pharmacy
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
January 8, 2015
Translational investigations of the transcription Factor NRF2 in health and disease Steven R. Kleeberger, Ph.D
Director, Environmental Genetics Group
Laboratory of Respiratory Biology
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Research Triangle Park, NC
January 22, 2015
Novel Small Molecule Immunomodulators that Target Toll-Like Receptors Hang Hubert Yin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO
February 5, 2015
Genetic Susceptibility to Nanoparticle-Induced Lung Inflammation in Collaborative Cross Inbred Mouse Strains Terrance Kavanagh, Ph.D.
Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
School of Public Health
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
February 19, 2015
Metformin, Cancer Prevention and Beyond Xin Li, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department of Basic Science and Craniofacial Biology
College of Dentistry
New York University
New York, NY
March 19, 2015
Nanoparticle Approaches for Translation of Tolerogenic and Anti-Inflammatory Therapies for Auto(Immune) Diseases Stephen D. Miller, Ph.D.
Judy Gugenheim Research Professor
Director, Interdepartmental Immunobiology Center
Department of Microbiology-Immunology
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL
April 2, 2015
TBA Loren Hough, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physics Department
Biofrontiers Institute
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO
April 16, 2015
Facile Production of Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Difficult to Deliver Therapeutics: Hydrophobic drugs, peptides, and siRNA Robert K. Prud ‘Homme, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Director, Program in Engineering Biology
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
April 30, 2015


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