Department of Clinical Sciences

Department of Clinical Sciences

The Fall 2011 Seminar Series will be held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of month from

Speakers will present for 35-40 minutes leaving time for questions, suggestions, and socialization. 


Room C2-537
Clinical Programs Center

 Refreshments to follow each seminar


2011 Spring Series

Department of Clinical Sciences Fall 2011 Seminar Series


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The Fall 2011 Seminar Series will be held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of month from
3:00-4:00pm in Room C2-537, Clinical Programs Center
Sponsored by gift support from Nestle Purina PetCare



Friday, September 9, 2011
Location:   Room C2-537
Speaker:    Robin Radcliffe
, Adjunct Assistant Professor in Wildlife and Conservation Medicine
Title:     “How Rhinos Breathe: Building Conservation Partnerships Through Science"
Hosted by:  Robin Gleed

Friday, September 23, 2011  (Special Seminar)
Location:  Lecture Hall I
Speaker:  Dorothy Cimino Brown, Professor of Surgery; Chair, Department of Clinical Studies; Director, Veterinary Clinical Investigations Center, University of Pennsylvania

Title:    “Putting Clinical Trials on Trial:  Positioning for the Future of Academic Veterinary Medicine”
Hosted by: Rory Todhunter


Friday, October 7, 2011
Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Manuel Martin Flores
, Lecturer, Section of Anesthesiology
Title:  "Alternatives for Airway Management in the Anesthetized Cat”
Hosted by: Robin Gleed

Friday, October 21, 2011
Location: Room C2-537
Speaker:  Daniel Fletcher
, Assistant Professor, Section of Emergency and Critical Care
Title:     “Evaluation of Disorders of Fibrinolysis Using Thromboelastography"
Hosted by:  Julia Felippe


Friday, November 4, 2011
Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker: Marta Castelhano
, Research Associate
Title: "The Long and Winding Road to Complex Trait Mapping"
Hosted by: Rory Todhunter

Friday, November 18, 2011
Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  John Parker, Associate Professor, Baker Institute for Animal Heath

Title:   "Canine Hepacivirus -  A New Virus of Dogs"
Hosted by: Sharon Center


Friday, December 2, 2011
Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker: Anna Kukekova, Principal Research Scientist, Baker Institute for Animal Health
“What Can Transcriptome Sequencing Tell Us About Tame and Aggressive Silver Foxes?”
Hosted by:  Greg Acland

Friday, December 16, 2011
Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:   Kelly Hume
, Instructor, Section of Oncology
Title:  "Using Mouse Models to Investigate DNA Damage Response Mechanisms and Develop New Diagnostic Tools for Cancer"
Hosted by:  Margy McEntee