CHRI Seminar Series

Pediatric Research Seminars are bimonthly from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Seminars will be held only via Zoom for the foreseeable future. CME credits are also available. 

June Seminar Information

June 5, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00pm | Virtual via Zoom

Shirley Delair, M.D. - Maternal/newborn vitamin D status and clinical outcomes in Abuja, Nigeria

Eleanor Rogan, Ph.D. - The Possible Role of Agrichemicals in the Etiology of Pediatric Cancers in Nebraska

June 19, 2020 | Noon - 1:00pm | Virtual via Zoom

Mindy Chadwell, Ph.D. with Zach LaBrot, Ph.D. - Disruptive Behaviors in Pediatrics: Using Interactive Technology to Improve Treatment Outcomes

Kate Hyde, Ph.D. - Characterization of novel CXCR4 inhibitors for the treatment of AML

Zoom Meeting URL:   https://unmc.zoom.us/j/141599568

Meeting ID: 141 599 568

Meeting Password: 398666

 

 

2020 Research Seminar Series
Date Speaker Topic
Feb. 7 Maranda Thompson Omega-3 Fatty Acids During Pregnancy
Feb. 21 Christopher Shaffer, PharmD, MS, BCPS Personalized Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
Mar. 6

 

Ram Mahato, PhD Overcoming Resistance Mechanisms in Hedgehog and Myc-amplified Medulloblastoma

Pamela Flax-Laws, MA, Great Plains IDeA-CTR Program Administrator

Amanda Fletcher, Great Plains IDeA-CTR Research Resource Navigator

Sean Navarrette, Great Plains IDeA-CTR Community Engagement and Outreach Coordinator

Great Plains IDeA-CTR
Mar. 20 

Donny Suh, M.D.

Eye-related Trauma and Retinal Findings: What is myth and what is real?  

Melinda Chen, M.D.

30 Days, 30 Strips, No Problem: Using E-modules for the Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Rwanda
Apr. 3

Rusty McCulloh, M.D. - will reschedule for a later date

The Nebraska Pediatric Clinical Trials Unit: Progress and Promise

Omar Abdul-Rahman, M.D.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Apr. 17

Tim Nelson, Ph.D.

Executive Control and Pediatric Health
May 1

Tammy Kielian, Ph.D.

 Staphylococcus Aureus Craniotomy Infection and Therapeutic Strategies

Kimberly White, M.D.

Heavy Metals in Donor Blood
May 15

Gwenn Skar, M.D.

CNS Inflammation in Staphylococcus epidermidis and Cutibacterium acnes shunt infection

Matthew Kling

Exosomes Secreted Under Hypoxia Enhance Stemness in Ewing's Sarcoma Through miR-210 Delivery
Jun. 5

Shirley Delair, M.D.

Maternal/newborn vitamin D status and clinical outcomes in Abuja, Nigeria

Eleanor Rogan, Ph.D.

The Possible Role of Agrichemicals in the Etiology of Pediatric Cancers in Nebraska
Jun. 19

Mindy Chadwell Ph.D. and Zach LaBrot, Ph.D.

Disruptive Behaviors in Pediatrics: Using Interactive Technology to Improve Treatment Outcomes

Kate Hyde, Ph.D.

Characterization of Novel CXCR4Inhibitors for the Treatment of AML
Aug. 7

Hanh Vo, M.D.

Non-invasive Evaluation of Post-Transplant Hepatic Fibrosis in Children
Aug. 21

Ashley Deschamp, M.D.

The Impact of Feeding Behavior on Nutritional Outcomes in Children with Cystic Fibrosis

Laura Ortmann, M.D.

Epinephrine Use During Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Sept. 4

Meaghan Weaver, M.D.

TBD

Nagendra Chaturvedi, Ph.D.

A Novel Combination Approach Targeting an Enhanced Protein Synthesis Pathway in MYC-Driven (Group 3) Medulloblastoma
Sept. 18

Eric Peeples, M.D.

Developing Nanoscale Therapeutics for Neonatal Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy

Sutapa Ray, Ph.D.

TBD
Oct. 2

Rongshi Li, Ph.D. and DJ Murry, Pharm.D.

TBD

Shannon Buckley, Ph.D.

Probing Protein Expression in AML for Potential Therapeutic Targets
Oct. 16

 

Pediatric Solid Tumors Expression of Hedgehog and Downstream Products Before and After Chemotherapy
Rebecca Swanson TBD
Nov. 6 Angie Rizzino, Ph.D. TBD
Nov. 20 Breanna Hetland, Ph.D., R.N. TBD
Joe Vetro, Ph.D. TBD

If you have any questions or are interested in presenting during a Pediatric Research Seminar, please email CHRI