2014 Research Showcase

PHARM SCI 2014 RESEARCH SHOWCASE

May 16th, 2014

140 The Fenway, Room 378

MORNING SESSION

8:00 – 8:50am
(140 The Fenway)
REGISTRATION AND COFFEE AND PASTRIES
8:50 – 8:55am
(140 TF)
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Overview
Prof. Mansoor Amiji, Department Chair
8:55 – 9:00am
(140 TF)
NU Chapter of the AAPS Overview
Bryce Suchomel, Chapter President
9:00 – 9:20am
(140 TF)
Prof. Barbara Waszczak
“Intranasal Delivery of Neurotrophic Factors for Parkinson’s Disease”
9:20 – 9:40am
(140 TF)
Prof. Ralph Loring
“Inflammation and Non-traditional Nicotinic Receptor Signaling”
09:40 – 10:00am
(140 TF)
Prof. John Gatley
“Imaging with N-acylethanolamines”
10:00 – 10:15am
(140 TF )
COFFEE BREAK
10:15 – 11:10am
(140 TF)
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
“Combating memory impairment using histone deacetylase inhibitors”
Dr. Li-Huei Tsai, Professor and Director, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Department Of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
11:10 – 11:30am
(140 TF)
Prof. Clint Canal
“Development of Novel Drugs Targeting Serotonin Receptors for Cognitive Dysfunction”
11:30 – 11:50am
(140 TF )
Prof. Tania (Tali) Konry
“Advance BioTech Solutions for Diagnostics”
11:50 – 12:10pm
(140 TF)
Prof. Ban-An Khaw
“Targeted Signal Amplification: From Diagnosis to Therapy”
12:10 – 1:20 pm
(140 TF)
BUFFET LUNCH and

 

REMARKS / NEUMEYER AWARD PRESENTATION / POSTER AWARDS
Dr. John R. Reynolds, Dean, School of Pharmacy

AFTERNOON SESSION

1:20 – 1:40pm
(140 TF)
Prof. Mansoor Amiji
“Delivery of Peptide Therapeutics to the Brain”
1:40 – 2:00pm
(140 TF)
Prof. Ganesh Thakur
“Tuning the Endocannabinoid System: Allosteric Modulators of CB1 Cannabinoid Receptor”
2:00 – 2:20pm
(140 TF)
Dr. Malav Trivedi
“Redox based Epigenetic changes as a novel unifying mechanism for the effects of drugs of abuse”
2:20 – 2:40pm
(140 TF)
Prof. Richard Deth
“From blood vessels to brain: Past, present and future research projects”
2:40 – 3:00pm
(Raytheon, Egan Building)
WRAP UP and MOVE TO Raytheon, Egan Building
3:00–
(Raytheon, Egan Building)
RECEPTION AND CELEBRATION
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    Bouvé College of Health Sciences
    Northeastern University
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    Boston, Massachusetts 02115

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