2023-2024 Seminar Speakers
Tuesday, October 17, 2023, 130pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 8am-630pm/Smilow Rubinstein Auditorium & Commons
Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 130pm-230pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Tuesday, January 23, 2024, 130pm-230pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
|Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 130pm-230pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Ronen Schweitzer, Ph.D.
Interim Director of Research, Shriners Hospital for Children - Portland
Professor in Orthopaedics and Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology
Oregon Health & Science University
|Tuesday, March 19, 2024, 130pm-230pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Joint with IRM
Title: “Bone Building Molecular Targets: Lessons from Mechanical Signaling in Skeletal Tissues”
Alexander Robling, Ph.D.
Chair, Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology
Indiana University, School of Medicine
Monday, April 15, 2024, 3pm-4pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Tuesday, May 14, 2024, 130pm-230pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
|Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: Building Tissues: Engineering Complexity Through Biomaterial Design
Brendan A. Harley, Sc.D.
Robert W. Schaefer Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL)
Carl R. Woses Institute for Genomic Biology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
|Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: Biomanufacturing, Biomaterials and Biomechanics for Improved Treatment of Volumetric Muscle Loss Injuries
Chuanju Liu, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Translational Orthopaedic Research Laboratory
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Cell Biology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 8am-630pm/Smilow Rubinstein Auditorium & Commons
|Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
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Title: The Physiology and Pathophysiology of FGF23 in Skeletal and Mineral Biology
Michael T. Collins, M.D., FASBMR
Chief, Section on Skeletal Disorders and Mineral Homeostasis
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institute of Health
Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium Joint with IRM
|Tuesday, March 28, 2023, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: From Bench to Human Trials: How did we get there?
Patrick Mooney, M.D., Ceo and Director
Christopher Natale, Ph.D., Co-Founder and VP, Research
|Tuesday, April 25, 2023, 1:30pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: Biomechanical & Energetic Factors Associated with Physical Activity Limitations in Osteoarthritis
Kharma C. Foucher, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition
Director, Biomechanics and Clinical Outcomes Laboratory
University of Illinois at Chicago
|Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 12:00pm-1:00pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Joint with IRM
Title: "Thinking Outside the Joint: Can Targeting the Intestine support OA Disease Modification?"
Michael Zuscik, PhD
Mack Clayton Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Orthopedics
University of Colorado
|Tuesday, June 13, 2023, 130pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: "Targeting the Immune System in Regenerative Medicine and Biomaterials"
Jennifer Elisseeff, Ph.D.
Morton Goldberg Professor and Director, Translational Tissue Engineering Center
Wilmer Eye Institute and Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Orthopaedic Surgery, Chemical
Biological Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
|Tuesday, September 12, 2023, 130pm-2:30pm/CRB Austrian Auditorium
Title: "Decorin: A Central Player of Cartilage Extracellular Matrix in Health and Disease"
Lin Han, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems
For a full list of past Visiting Professorship Seminar Series speakers please click here.