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Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology Trainee Showcase featuring the Benedict R. Lucchesi Young Scientist Travel Awardee

Tuesday April 09, 2019

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Room W206 C
Sponsored by the Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology (CVP)

This session will feature oral presentations by young scientists that were selected from the submitted abstracts as well as a talk by the Benedict R. Lucchesi Young Scientist Travel Awardee.

The Benedict R. Lucchesi Young Scientist Travel Award in Cardiac Pharmacology was established to honor Dr. Lucchesi's lifelong scientific contributions to our better understanding and appreciation of the pharmacological treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease, and for his mentoring of countless prominent cardiovascular pharmacologists in translational approaches.

Obesity-induced Metabolic and Vascular Dysregulation: Implication of Arginase
Reem Atawia - Augusta University

Pharmacological Inhibition of Human Antigen R (HuR) Blunts Fibroblast Activation and Cardiac Fibrosis
Lisa Green - University of Cincinnati

Cardiomyocyte-Specific EGFR Deletion Differentially Alters Cardiac Contractility and Remodeling
Shuchi Guo - Temple University

Selective Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Receptor-1 Ligand Protects Against Ischemia-Induced Inflammation and Dysfunction in Human Brain Microvascular Endothelial Cells
Yujing Li - University of Arizona COM-Phx

GRK5-mediated Exacerbation of Ischemic Heart Failure Involves Cardiac Immune and Inflammatory Responses
Claudio de Lucia - Temple University, Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Receptors, Biomechanics, and Cardiac Function as Modulators of Coronary Remodeling and Flow in Type 2 Diabetes
Aaron Trask - The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Last Updated: August 15, 2019
Key Dates
April 6

ASPET Business Meeting and Awards Presentation

April 6-9

ASPET Annual Meeting at EB 2019

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