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Division for Translational and Clinical Pharmacology - Young Investigator Awards Platform Session

Monday April 23, 2018

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Eastern Time (ET)

Room 17A


Chair :

Felix Kim
Drexel University

This session showcases abstract-based oral presentations by undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral ASPET members focused on translational and clinical pharmacology.


Carolyn Stine - University of Arizona

Heat Shock Protein 90 Promotes Morphine Anti-nociception in the Spinal Cord, But Not in the Brain, in a Murine Cancer Induced Bone Pain Model

Justin Doherty - South Florida Health Heart Institute

Rapamycin PFC Nanoparticles Pre-Treatment Mitigates Cisplatin Induced Acute Kidney Injury

Tiffanie Hargraves - University of Arizona

A Novel Metformin-methylglyoxal Imidazolinone Metabolite (IMZ) Sensitizes Cells to Insulin; A Potential Role in alleviating T2DM Complications

Tamara Escajadillo - University of California San Diego

Identification of Novel Host Factors That Reduce Cell Damage Induced By The Bacterial Pore-Forming Toxin Streptolysin O

Kristin Luther - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Therapeutic Exosome Preparations: Relative Bioactivities of Intra- and Extra-Vesicular Components

Mohamed Ghonim - Louisiana State University, School of Medicine

DNA-PK Is Activated in Human Atherosclerotic Plaques and Its Partial Inhibition by Gene Heterozygosity Reduces Atherogenesis in Mouse Model of The Disease

Awards Presentation

Thank you to our Annual Meeting partners:

University of Florida
Wake Forest University
Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Wisconsin Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology Training Program
UT Health San Antonio
University of Minnesota

Emory University Pharmacology

PR & P
University of Michigan Medical School Pharmacology