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Visiting Professorship Series

Academic Year 2014-2015

Thursday, July 23, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/8-146AB SCTR
The Osteoimmunology of Bone Infection and Development of a Passive Immunization for MRSA Osteomyelitis
Edward Schwarz, PhD, Professor of Orthopaedics and Associate Director of the Center for Musculoskeletal Research    
University of Rochester, Rochester

Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/BRB 252 PCMD-PCI Industrial Interaction Seminar 
Working with the Penn Center for Innovation to protect and commercialize your research.
Viviane Martin, PhD, Director, PSOM Licensing Group, Penn Center for Innovation    
Sarah Frew, MBA, Director, Corporate Contracts and Alliances, Penn Center for Innovation

Friday, May 22, 2015, 11:00am-12:00pm/BRB 252  
Effects of Space Travel on Spine Function and Injury Tolerance
Jeffrey Lotz, PhD    
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery,Director of the Orthopaedic Bioengineering Laboratory
University of California, San Francisco

Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR   
Cell and Extracellular Matrix Dynamics in Skeletal Tissues
Sarah L. Dallas, PhD    
Professor of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences
University of Missouri, Kansas City

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR
Orthopedic Tissue Engineering by Epigenetic Landscaping
Andre J. van Wijnen, PhD
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery & Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mayo Clinic          

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/11-146 SCTR
Title: “Bone Health in Microgravity — Use It or Lose It”
Mary L. Bouxsein, PhD
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Harvard Medical School

 Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR
Pluripotent Stem Cell Repair of Osteochondral Defects
Darryl D’Lima, MD, PhD 
Associate Professor
Scripps Translational Science Institute

 Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR
Synthetic Hydrogel Niches for Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering
Stephanie J. Bryant, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering
BioFrontiers Institute

Tuesday, December 09, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR            
Small Leucine Rich Proteoglycans: Fine Tune Regulators of Skeletal Function                                          
Marian F. Young, PhD
Chief of the Molecular Biology of Bones and Teeth Section
National Institutes of Health/NIDCR

Wednesday, November 14, 2014, 10:45-5:30pm/BRB Auditorium   
How PTHrP Regulates Chondrocyte Differentiation 
Henry M. Kronenberg, MD 
Professor of Medicine   
Harvard Medical School

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/10-146 SCTR
The Strategic Role of Parathyroid Hormone in Resolution of Osseous Healing and Regeneration of Bone
Laurie K. McCauley, DDS, PhD
William K. and Mary Anne Najjar Professor 
University of Michigan           

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/11-146 SCTR                                      
Development of a Gene-based Therapy for Osteoarthritis: Safety and Efficacy in an Equine Model           
Steven C. Ghivizzani, PhD                                                                                              
Professor of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation
University of Florida








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