header image

Educational Programs

Transplantation Biology Seminar Series

Seminars are on Fridays at Noon in the BST 1595 Conference Room (exceptions are italicized on schedule below). A light lunch is provided. 
December 13, 2019
Jamil Azzi, MD; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
January 20, 2020
Reza Abdi, MD; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
February 14, 2020
Jordi Ochando, PhD; Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
March 6, 2020
Ana Konvalinka, PhD, MD; Toronto General Hospital/University Health Network
April 3, 2020
Thalachallour Mohanakumar, PhD; St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
May 1, 2020
William Drobyski, MD; Medical College of Wisconsin
June 12, 2020
Gilles Benichou, PhD; Harvard Medical School
For more information, please contact:
Amy Nye
(412) 383-5774

Research in Progress Seminars

Meetings take place from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the BST's 15th-floor conference room (room 1595). Light lunch is provided.

Note: There are 2 presenters on each date - the first presents from 12:00-12:30, and the second from 12:30-1:00

January 18, 2019
Steven Sanders
Murugesan Velayutham
Matt Nicotra
Heth Turnquist
February 15, 2019
Bala Ramaswami

Geetha Chalasani

April 19, 2019
Kai Zhao
Warren Shlomchik
May 17, 2019
June 21, 2019
Daqiang Zhao
Fadi Lakkis
July 19, 2019
Kevin Louis
Faruk Sacirbegovic
Diana Metes
Warren Shlomchik
September 20, 2019
Jun Tan
Jason Ossart
Geetha Chalasani
Geoffrey Camirand
October 18, 2019
Hamza Yazdani
Andrew Friday
David Geller
Fadi Lakkis
November 15, 2019
Gaelen Dwyer
Mouhamad Fathallah

Heth Turnquist
Geoffrey Camirand

December 20, 2019
Aidan Huene
Matt Nicotra

For more information, please contact:

Janet Coulter
(412) 648-3926

Journal Club

Meetings take place on Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the BST's 15th-floor conference room (room 1595). A light lunch is provided.
Speaker #1:
Basic Scientist
Speaker #2:
January 25, 2019Martin OberbarnscheidtChethan Puttarajappa
February 22, 2019Jason Ossart
March 22, 2019Bala RamaswamiSrijan Tandukar
April 26, 2019Faruk Sacirbegovic
May 31, 2019Fadi LakkisMichele Molinari
June 28, 2019

July 26, 2019

For more information, please contact:
Adrian Morelli
(412) 624-2193

Transplantation Grand Rounds

Transplantation Grand Rounds will take place every Friday at 8:00 a.m. in the MUH 7 Main LHAS Auditorium
(Note: Bolded text denotes External Speakers) 
January 4, 2019
Srijan Tandukar, MD and Itunu Owoyemi, MD
January 11, 2019
Puneet Sood, MD
Janury 18, 2019
Raman Venkataramanan, MD 
January 25, 2019Nina Singh, MD
February 1, 2019
CANCELLED Peter Nickerson, MD FRCPC FCAHS, University of Manitoba
February 8, 2018Rajil Mehta, MD
February 15, 2019
Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic 
February 22, 2019
Michelee Molinari, MD
March 1, 2019 
George Mazariegos, MD
March 8, 2019
Aravind Cherukuri, MD
March 15, 2019
Andres Rojo, MD
March 29, 2019
Amit Tevar, MD
April 5, 2019 
Vikrant Rachkonda, MD
April 12, 2019
Peter Nickerson, MD, FRCPC, FCAHS, Univresity of Manitoba
April 26, 2019 
Sandy Feng, MD PhD, UCSF
May 3, 2019Shari Rogal, MD
May 10, 2019No Grand Rounds - STI Clinical Retreat
May 17, 2019
 James Squires, MD
May 24, 2019
 Ali Al-Khafaji, MD
May 31, 2019 Patrick McKiernan, MD
June 7, 2019 No Grand Rounds
June 14, 2019CANCELLED: Abhijit P. Limaye, MD, University of Washington School of Medicine

(412) 648-3926; coulterjm@upmc.eduFor more information, please contact:
Janet Coulter