6th Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Diseases

February 5, 2018

Special Guest Speaker:

“Muscle Specific Regulation of Autophagy and its Potential Role in Protecting Against Sepsis Induced Cardiomyopathy” Monte S. Willis, MD, PhD, MBA, University of North Carolina, Vice-Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Pathology
Learn more about Dr. Willis:  Faculty Profile

Event Schedule

12:00 pm Malcolm Feist Lecture, Zadek Conference Center, G-221
1:00 pm Malcolm Feist Fellows Meeting, Room F2-42
2:00 – 3:30 pm Poster Session, BRI Ground Floor Atrium

Previous Speakers

Inaugural Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Disease

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Guest:  Brian Annex, MD Lantheus Medical Imaging Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at University of Virginia School of Medicine “Genetic Modifiers in Peripheral Arterial Disease”

Second Annual Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Disease

Monday, February 3, 2014
Constantino Iadecola, MD
 Director, Brain and Mind Research Institute at Weill Cornell Medical College “Neurovascular Pathways to Cognitive Dysfunction”

Third Annual Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Disease

Monday, February 2, 2015
Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD, Director of Stanford Cardiovascular Institute and Professor of Medicine and Radiology “Cardiac iPSCs for Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery”

Fourth Annual Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Disease

Monday, February 1, 2016
Keith Pennypacker, PhD, University of South Florida, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology “Developing Stroke Treatments Beyond Cell-Based Therapies”

Fifth Annual Malcolm Feist Lecture on Translational Research in Cardiovascular Disease

Monday, February 6, 2017
David G. Harrison, MD, Betty and Jack Bailey Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology, Director of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University “Mechanisms of Inflammation in Hypertension”