Seminar Series

College of Veterinary Medicine Research Seminar 
Fall 2015 Schedule

3:00 p.m.
125 Animal Science/Veterinary Medicine Building
1988 Fitch Avenue
St. Paul campus

All are invited, Refreshments Available.

When permissible all seminars are recorded.  View past lectures.


Fore more information, contact Jessica via e-mail ( or by calling 612-624-3002.

September 9

Dr. Lauren Trepanier - "Studies on Drug Allergy: Dogs to Monkeys to Man" 
Director, Clinical Scientist Training Programs
Director, Small Animal Internal Medicine Residency training program 
Department of Medical Sciences 
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Comparative Medicine Signature Program Invited Speaker 
Host: Dr. David R. Brown 

September 16 

Dr. Shan-Lu Liu - "The Ins and Outs of Virus-Host Interactions: Studies on HIV and Ebola Virus" 
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
School of Medicine
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 

Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases Signature Program
Host: Dr. Yuying Liang


September 23 

Dr. Linda Saif- TBA 
Distinguished University Professor
Food Animal Health Research Program
College of Veterinary Medicine
The Ohio State University
Wooster, OH 

Swine Center Invited Speaker
Host: Drs. Montse Torremorell and Doug Marthaler 

October 7 - Points of Pride Research Day*

Dr. James Lokensgard - "Neuroimmune Responses to Viral Brain Infections" 
Department of Medicine
Medical School
University of Minnesota 
Minneapolis, MN 

*This seminar will be held at 3:00 pm in room 215 in The Pomeroy Building 

October 28 

Dr. Damani Bryant 
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences 
University of Minnesota
Postdoctoral Program

November 4

Dr. Fang Li 
Department of Pharmacology
School of Medicine
University of Minnesota 

VMED Graduate Student Invited Speaker
Hosted by: VMED Graduate Students

November 11 

Dr. Laura Janke - TBA 
Department of Pathology
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 
Memphis, TN

CMB Graduate Student Invited Speaker
Hosted by: CMB Graduate Students

December 2 

Dr. Colleen Webb  - TBA
Associate Professor
Department of Biology
College of Natural Sciences 
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 

Veterinary Population Medicine invited speaker 
Host: Dr. Meggan Craft 

December 9

Dr. Lovell (Tu) Jarvis - TBA
Agricultural and Resource Economics
Director, Blum Center for Developing Economies 
University of California, Davis
Davis, California  

Population Systems Signature Program Invited Speaker 

Host: Dr. Andres Perez 

December 16

Dr. Vikram Verma, TBA 
Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Minnesota 

Postdoctoral Program 




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