PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR TOPICS AND/OR CHANGES TO:
 
Emily Wilhelm
Academic Affairs
Phone: 303.270.2014 
WilhelmE@njhealth.org

All events are one hour long unless otherwise noted.

Date Time Location Event
Monday
October 14, 2019
12:00
noon
J105
NJH Faculty Candidate Seminar
Nontuberculous Mycobacterial  Lung Disease: A Perspective or Everything I Know is Wrong
David Griffith, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Tyler, TX
 
Wednesday
October 16, 2019
7:30
a.m.
Heitler Hall
Denver Allergy Rounds
A Reivew of HAE with Focus on Efficacy, Advantages, and Adverse Effects of Medications
Timothy J. Craig, D.O.
Tenured Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Director, Penn State CRC Alpha Center, Alpha-1 Foundation
Program Director, Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Training Program
Section Chief, Allergy Asthma Immunology 
Penn State College of Medicine

 
Thursday
October 17, 2019
7:30
a.m.
Heitler Hall
Pulmonary Grand Rounds
Cases presented by Drs. Meghan Althoff & Jeremy Hua
 

Friday
October 18, 2019
 
8:00
a.m.
Heitler Hall
Pulmonary Research in Progress
The Role of Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Signaling in Cigarette Smoke-Induced Pulmonary Vascular Remodeling 
Khushboo Goel, M.D.
Pulmonary and Ciritcal Care Fellow
University of Colorado


If you are unable to attend, please call in:
https://zoom.us/j/341213728
 
Friday
October 25, 2019
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
NJH Case Discussion Conference
This event is a monthly multi-disciplinary conference to discuss challenging cases.

If you are unable to attend, please call in:

https://zoom.us/j/610705566​
 
Friday
November 1, 2019
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
NJH Medicine Case Conference
Mehrnaz Maleki, M.D.
 
Wednesday
November 6, 2019
12:00
noon
A531
Basic Science Workshop
Utilizing Precision-Cut Lung Slices to Study the Intrapulmonary Airway and Vascular Biology in Health and Disease 
Yan Bai, M.D.
Instructor
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School

 
 
Friday
November 8, 2019
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall NJH Medicine Grand Rounds

Friday
November 8, 2019
 
3:00
p.m.
Heitler Hall Research Happy Hour
 
Friday 
November 22, 2019
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussions
Wednesday December 4, 2019 12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Kari Nadeau, MD, PhD
Director, Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy and Asthma Research
Stanford University

 
Wednesday
November 6, 2019
TBD TBD  
Basic Science Workshop
Yan Bai, M.D.
Pulmonary and Critical Care
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 
Wednesday
November 20, 2019
TBD TBD  
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Tanya Alderete, PhD
Assistant Professor Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder

 
 
Friday
December 6, 2019
 
12:00
noon 
Heitler Hall NJH Medicine Case Conference
 
Friday, 
December 13, 2019
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall NJH Medicine Grand Rounds
Dr. Raphael Sung

Friday, 
December 13, 2019
 
3:00
p.m.
Heitler Hall Research Happy Hour
Wednesday
December 18, 2019
TBD TBD  
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Christine Wendt, M.D. 
Professor of Medicine
Section Chief of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
University of Minnesota

 
 
Friday, 
December 27, 2019
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussions
Wednesday 
January 8, 2020
12:00
noon
TBD  
Grant Writing Workshop
Research Topics: Bioinformatics, Computational Neuroscience, Epigenetics, Genetics, Human Genetics, & Genetic Disorders
Joel Dudley, PhD
Director, Institute for Next Generation Healthcare
Associate Professor of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 
Wednesday 
January 8, 2020
TBD TBD  
State of the School
University of Colorado, Denver
 

Friday 
January 10, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
Heitler Hall Research Happy Hour
Wednesday 
January 15, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Susanna McColley, M.D.
Associate Chief Research Officer for Clinical Trials & Christy Anton
Director for Clinical Trials Support Office 
Stanley Manne Children's Reserach Institute
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

 
 
Wednesday 
January 29, 2020
 
TBD TBD Employee Recognition
Wednesday
February 5, 2020
TBD TBD  
Biomedical Research
Ali Shilatifard, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, and Pediatrics
Director, Simpson Querrey Center for Epigenetics
Northwestern University

 

Friday
​February 7, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
J103/104 Research Happy Hour
Wednesday
February 12, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Stephen Phinney, M.D., PhD
Chief Medical Office, Co-Founder
Virta Health

 
Wednesday
February 19, 2020
TBD TBD  
Department of Biomedical Research
Marion Pepper, PhD
Associate Professor, Immunology
University of Washington

 

Friday
March 13, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
J103/104 Research Happy Hour
Wednesday
March 18, 2020
12:00
noon
TBD  
Basic Science Workshop
Purushothama Rao Tata, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cell Biology
Duke University

 
Friday,
March 27, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Max Krummel, PhD 
Professor Department of Pathology
University of California, San Francisco

 
Wednesday,
April 1, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Jadwiga “Wisia” Wedzicha, M.D., FMedSci
Clinical Chair, Respiratory Medicine
Professor of Respiratory Medicine 
National Heart and Lung Institute
Imperial College, UK

 
Wednesday,
April 8, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Zhijian “James” Chen, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
George L. MacGregor Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Science
Professor, Department of Molecular Biology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

Friday
April 10, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour
Wednesday,
April 29, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Susan Kaech, PhD
Professor and Director
NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
NOMIS Chair

 

Friday
May 8, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour

Friday
June 12, 2020
 
3:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour
Wednesday
June 17, 2020
TBD TBD
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Tanya Alderete, PhD
Assistant Professor Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder