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Dr. Ascoli receives Excellence in Medical Education Award

Dr. Ascoli has played an important role in the teaching mission of the department for more than two decades.  He has contributed to instruction of medical students as both a CBL small group facilitato...

Grobe wins New Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Justin Grobe was selected to receive the 2015 New Investigator Award from the American Physiological Society’s Water and Electrolyte Homeostasis Section.  This award recognizes an...

Strack nets NIH grant, GSK Discovery Fast Track Challenge award

Stefan Strack, PhD, University of Iowa professor of pharmacology and pathology, recently received a $275,000 grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS) and today (...

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12:30 pm-1:20 pm

Spivey Auditorium 2 BSB

Graduate Student Workshop

Differential Control of the Metabolic and Cardiovascular Sympathetic Effects of Leptin by the Hypothalamic Arcuate Nucleus

Balyssa  Bell
Graduate Student
The University of Iowa

Event Announcement



1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Faculty Recruitment Seminar

A Novel 7TM Receptor Signaling Pathway and its Role in Energy Homeostasis

Masoud Ghamari-Langroudi , Ph.D.
Research Instructor
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Hosted by: E. Dale Abel, M.D., Ph.D. and Curt Sigmund, Ph.D.

Co-sponsored by: Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center



10:30 am-11:30 am

1117 MERF


Gary Pierce , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Health and Human Physiology
The University of Iowa