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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 Eastern Time (ET)

Room W206 C


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.


Reem Atawia - Augusta University

Obesity-induced Metabolic and Vascular Dysregulation: Implication of Arginase

Lisa Green - University of Cincinnati

Pharmacological Inhibition of Human Antigen R (HuR) Blunts Fibroblast Activation and Cardiac Fibrosis

Shuchi Guo - Temple University

Cardiomyocyte-Specific EGFR Deletion Differentially Alters Cardiac Contractility and Remodeling

Yujing Li - University of Arizona COM-Phx

Selective Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Receptor-1 Ligand Protects Against Ischemia-Induced Inflammation and Dysfunction in Human Brain Microvascular Endothelial Cells

Claudio de Lucia - Temple University, Lewis Katz School of Medicine

GRK5-mediated Exacerbation of Ischemic Heart Failure Involves Cardiac Immune and Inflammatory Responses

Aaron Trask - The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Receptors, Biomechanics, and Cardiac Function as Modulators of Coronary Remodeling and Flow in Type 2 Diabetes

Last Updated: August 15, 2019
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