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Visiting Professorship Series

Academic Year 2015-2016

 Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/8-146 SCTR                                      
Title: Evolving roles of Prolyl Hydroxylases in Intervertebral Disc Health and Disease           
Markarand V. Risbud, PhD                                                                                              
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Director, Spine Research Program
Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/8-146 SCTR
Title: TBD
M. Hicham Drissi, PhD
Profess of Orthopaedic Surgery  
UConn Health        

ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM (all day event)
Thursday, November 19, 2015, 9:30-5:30pm/BRB Auditorium   
Title: Targeted delivery of mesenchymal stem cells to the bone. 
Nancy Lane, MD 
Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Health   
UC Davis Health System

Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD            
TGF-beta Integration of Physical and Biochemical Cues in the Skeleton                                         
Tamara Alliston, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Role of Connexin43 in Cortical Bone Adaptation to Mechanical Load
Roberto Civitelli, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering
BioFrontiers Institute

Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Unravelling the neurobiology of osteoarthritis pain
Anna-Marie Malfait, MD, PhD 
Associate Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
Rush University Medical Center

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