Year 2021
THRCE Frontiers in Hypertension & Kidney Research Seminar






January 7, 2021

Bruce A. Molitoris, MD
Distinguished Professor,
Professor of Medicine, Nephrology,
Adjunct Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology,
Indiana University School of Medicine,
Indianapolis, IN.

Rapid Endothelial Clearance of Carbamylated Albumin: Potential for Inflammation?.

Video Recording of Presentation

January 21, 2021

Peter M. Abadir, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine,
Division of Geriatrics Medicine & Gerontology,
John Hopkins University, School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD.
The Biology of Frail Angiotensin System Translated: Worn-out Mitochondria to Poor Wound Healing.

Video Recording of Presentation

February 18, 2021

A.H.J. (Jan) Danser, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology,
Department of Internal Medicine,
Erasmus Medical Center, Wytemaweg,
Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Angiotensinogen siRNA as a new tool to combat hypertension and renal disease. Lessons from animal studies.

Video Recording of Presentation 

March 4, 2021

Jennifer C. Sullivan, PhD, FAHA
Interim Dean of the Graduate School,
Professor of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia,
Augusta University, GA.
Do T Cells Underlie Sex Differences in Blood Pressure Control?

Video Recording of Presentation 

Thursday, March 11, 2021 **

Special THRCE Seminar in honor of WORLD KIDNEY DAY 2021

John Cijiang He, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine & Pharmacological Sciences,
"Irene and Dr. Arthur Fishberg" Endowed Chair of Nephrology,
Chief of Nephrology Division at Mount Sinai Health System,
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY.

The Title of your talk: Single cell analysis for diabetic kidney disease

Video Recording of Presentation

March 18, 2021

Hong S. Lu, MD, PhD
Professor, Internal Medicine & Physiology,
Cardiovascular Research Center,
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY.
Angiotensinogen links liver and kidney to atherosclerosis.

Video Recording of Presentation 

April 15, 2021

Hua Linda Cai, MD, PhD
Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine,
Director of Translational Research,
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA.
Novel molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutics of Cardiovascular, Respiratory and Metabolic Diseases

April 29, 2021

No Meeting
2021 EB Meeting: April 27-30

May 17, 2021 **

Special THRCE Seminar in honor of "2021 WORLD HYPERTENSION DAY"

Jointly hosted by THRCE and the Departments of Physiology and Medicine

Pedro A. Jose, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, & Physiology,
George Washington University, School of Medicine & Health Sciences,
Washington, D.C.

Renal dopamine and salt sensitivity of blood pressure.

Video Recording of Presentation 

May 27, 2021

Jing Wu, PhD
Department of Physiology,
Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, WI
PPARĪ³ Downstream Pathways in Salt Sensitive Hypertension: Renal Hemodynamic and Immune Mechanisms.

June 24, 2021

Qingqing Wei, PhD
Assistant professor,
Department of Cellular Biology & Anatomy,
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University,
Augusta, GA
Cell death and non-coding RNA Regulation in kidney Injury.

Video Recording of Presentation 

July 8, 2021

Prasad VG Katakam, MD, PhD
Associate Professor,
Department of Pharmacology,
Tulane University, School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.
Novel Effects of Nitric Oxide Synthase Inhibition on Mitochondrial Respiration.

Video Recording of Presentation

Summer Break

No Meeting Scheduled Until Fall 2021

September 16, 2021

Hosted Jointly by THRCE,  
the Kathy Newman Lecture of the Department of Pediatrics.

Ben Fogelgren, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy, Biochemistry, & Physiology,
John A. Burns School of Medicine,
University of Hawaii at Manoa,
Honolulu, HI.
Urothelial dysfunction as a cause for congenital ureteropelvic obstruction and nephropathy.

Video Recording of Presentation 

September 30, 2021

Youhua Liu, PhD
Professor of Pathology,
UPMC Endowed Chair in Tissue Biology,
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, (UPMC),
Pittsburgh, PA.
Tough neighborhood: Tissue microenvironment and kidney fibrosis.

Video Recording of Presentation 

October 14, 2021

Sarah Lindsey, PhD
Associate Professor,
Dr. Barbara S. Beckman Professorship in Pharmacology,
Department of Pharmacology,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.
Postmenopausal Cardiovascular Disease: Chasing a Moving Target.

Video Recording of Presentation

October 28, 2021

Steven Daniel Crowley, MD
Professor of Medicine,
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute,
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC.
MARCH 17, 2022

November 11, 2021

Sergey Dikalov, PhD, FAHA
Associate Professor of Medicine,
Director of Free Radicals in Medicine Core,
Division of Clinical Pharmacology,
Department of Medicine,
Vanderbilt University Medical Center,
Nashville, TN.
Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress and Sirtuin 3 in Hypertension and Vascular Diseases.

Video Recording of Presentation

November 25, 2021

No Meeting: Thanksgiving Holiday

December 9, 2021

Robert S Hoover MD, FASN, FAHA
Chief of Section of Nephrology and Hypertension,
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute,
Deming Department of Medicine,
Tulane University School of Medicine,
New Orleans, LA.
NCC AND ENaC: Facebook Friends or Linked (In) Together (and other stories of sodium transport)

Video Recording of Presentation

December 23, 2021

No Meeting: Winter Holidays


**Not our normally scheduled day/time**

During COVID-19 restrictions: Zoom meetings will replace in person meetings. Zoom meetings are scheduled from 12 noon till 1 pm.

After COVID-19 restrictions are lifted: Seminars will be held in the Tulane Medical School Building, Room 4700 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm.