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Educational Programs

Transplantation Biology Seminar Series

Seminars are on Fridays at Noon in the BST 1595 Conference Room. A light lunch is provided. 
September 14, 2018
Ronald G. Gill, PhD; University of Colorado
November 9, 2018
Robert Fairchild, PhD; Cleveland Clinic
December 14, 2018
Megan Sykes, MD; Columbia University Medical Center
January 11, 2018
Carla Vanina Rothlin, PhD; Yale University
February 8, 2019
Xunrong Luo, MD PhD; Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
March 15, 2019
Jamil Azzi, MD; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
April 12, 2019
Sing Sing Way, MD PhD; University of Cincinatti
May 24, 2019
Geoffrey R. Hill, MD; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
June 14, 2019
Gilles Benichou, PhD; Harvard Medical School
For more information, please contact:
Amy Nye
(412) 383-5774

Research in Progress Seminars

Meetings take place from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the BST's 15th-floor conference room (room 1595). Light lunch is provided.

Note: There are 2 presenters on each date - the first presents from 12:00-12:30, and the second from 12:30-1:00

Date
Presenters
Mentors
October 20, 2017
Hai Huang
Alicia Watson
Allan Tsung
Angus Thomson
December 15, 2017
Zhonqiang Zhang
Jim Fisher
Heth Turnquist
Steve Little
January 19, 2018
Anna Roessing
Paul Fadakar
Heth Turnquist
Diana Metes
February 16, 2018
Bill Hoffman
Faruk Sacirbegovic
Geetha Chalasani
Warren Shlomchik
March 16, 2018
Khodor Abou Daya
TBD
Fadi Lakkis
Allan Tsung
April 20, 2018
Jian Li
Aidan Huene
Jake Demetris
Matt Nicotra
May 18, 2018
Masaki Yamada
Helong Dai
Diana Metes
Angus Thomson
June 15, 2018
Gaelen Dwyer
Jun Tan
Heth Turnquist
Geetha Chalasani
July 20, 2018
Jieqing Zhu
TBD
Warren Shlomchik
David Rothstein
September 21, 2018
Meng Zhou
Daqiang Zhao
Warren Shlomchik
Fadi Lakkis
October 19, 2018
TBD
Dominik Chittka
Allan Tsung
David Rothstein
November 16, 2018
Steven Sanders
Murugesan Velayutham
Matt Nicotra
Heth Turnquist

For more information, please contact:

Janet Coulter
(412) 648-3926
coulterjm@upmc.edu

Journal Club

Meetings take place on Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the BST's 15th-floor conference room (room 1595). A light lunch is provided.
Date
Speaker #1:
Basic Scientist
Speaker #2:
Clinician
January 27, 2017Fadi LakkisSushma Bhusal
February 24, 2017Aravind CherukuriPuneet Sood
March 24, 2017Geoffrey CamirandSwaytha Ganesh
April 28, 2017No Journal Club (ATC)No Journal Club (ATC)
May 26, 2017Mohamed EzzelarabMichele Molinari
June 23, 2017William HoffmanChethan Puttarajappa
July 28, 2017Geetha ChalasaniRahil Mehta
August 25, 2017Faruk SacirbegovicSwaytha Ganesh
September 22, 2017Martin OberbarnscheidtAkhil Sharma
October 27, 2017Bala RamaswamiMartin Wijkstrom
November 24, 2017No Journal Club (Thanksgiving)
December 22, 2017No Journal Club (Christmas recess)
For more information, please contact:
Adrian Morelli
(412) 624-2193

Transplantation Grand Rounds

Transplantation Grand Rounds will take place every Friday at 8:00 a.m. in the MUH 7 Main LHAS Auditorium
(Note: Bolded text denotes External Speakers) 
August 31, 2018
Robert Liwski, MD PhD FRCPC, Dalhousie University
September 7, 2018
Dana Jorgensen, PhD MPH
September 14, 2018
Sundaram Hariharan, MD
September 21, 2018
Fadi Lakkis, MD
September 28, 2018

October 5, 2018
Akhil Sharma, MD
October 12, 2018
Vikrant Rachakonda, MD
October 19, 2018
Andrew Cameron, MD PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
October 26, 2018
Naudia Jonassaint, MD
November 2, 2018
Mary Amanda Dew, PhD 
November 9, 2018
Itunu Owoyemi, MD
November 16, 2017

November 23, 2017
No Grand Rounds (Thanksgiving Recess)
November 30, 2018
Martin Wijkstrom, MD 
December 7, 2018
Timucin Taner, MD PhD, Mayo Clinic
December 14, 2017
Chris Hughes, MD
December 21, 2018
No Grand Rounds
December 28, 2018
No Grand Rounds
January 4, 2019

January 11, 2019

Janury 18, 2019

 
January 25, 2019
February 1, 2019
Peter Nickerson, MD FRCPC FCAHS, University of Manitoba
February 8, 2018
February 15, 2019
Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic 
February 22, 2019

March 1, 2019 

March 8, 2019

March 15, 2019

March 22, 2019

March 29, 2019

April 5, 2019 
 
April 12, 2019

April 19, 2019
April 26, 2019 
Sandy Feng, MD PhD
May 3, 2019
Abhijit P. Limaye, MD, University of Washington School of Medicine
May 10, 2019
May 17, 2018


(412) 648-3926; coulterjm@upmc.eduFor more information, please contact:
Janet Coulter