2019 - 2020 Distinguished Lecture Series

Seminars are held in the Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility Auditorium. See local flyers for details.

Contact: Eamonn Dickson <ejdickson@ucdavis.edu>, Rose Ellen Dixon <redickson@ucdavis.edu>.

September 19, 2019

Speaker: Kevin Foskett, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Department of Physiology at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Lecture: “Regulation of the mitochondrial Ca2+ uniporter ion channel” (PDF)


October 10, 2019

Speaker: Isabelle Deschênes, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, Ohio State University

Lecture: “The Cardiac Sodium Channel: Lessons Learned from Bedside to Bench” (PDF)


October 17, 2019

Speaker: Scott Earley, Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

Lecture: “An Unexpected Alliance: Vascular Function is Controlled by Nanoscale Association of TRPML1 Channels and Ryanodine Receptors” (PDF)


*November 7, 2019*

*Carlson Lecture in Physiology

Speaker: Eric Gouaux, Oregon Health Sciences University, Vollum Institute

April 2020 (Date TBD)

Speaker: Henry Colecraft, Columbia University


April 30, 2020

Speaker: Lori Isom, University of Michigan


May 14, 2020

Speaker: Haoxing Xu, University of Michigan