Department of Clinical Sciences


Department of Clinical Sciences Spring 2011 Seminar Series

Sponsored by gift support from Nestle Purina PetCare

Thursday, March 10, 2011                                                                                  SPECIAL SEMINAR   12:00 PM

Location:   Lecture Hall II, Veterinary Educational Center
Speaker:   
R. Balfour Sartor, M.D.,  Midgett Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology Director, University of North Carolina, Multidisciplinary Center for IBD Research and Treatment Co-Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease

Title:     “Host Microbial Interactions in Immune Mediated Intestinal Inflammation” 

Hosted by:  Kenneth Simpson, kws5@cornell.edu, phone #3-3251

 

Friday, March 11, 2011                                                                                       

Location:   Room C2-537
Speaker:  Nate Sutter, Assistant Professor of Medical Genetics, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Medical Genetics, College of Veterinary Medicine

Title:    “SINE investigations for gene mapping in the dog”

Hosted by:  Sharon Center, sac6@cornell.edu, phone #3-3030

Friday, March 18, 2011

Location: Room C2-537
Speaker:  Rory Todhunter,  Professor of Surgery, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Small Animal Surgery

Title:        “Complex Inheritance”


Hosted by: Sharon Center, sac6@cornell.edu, phone #3-3030


Friday, March 18, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Sylvia Bedford-Guaus, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Theriogenology

Title:    “Molecular Characterization of Equine Phospholipase C-zeta: A Protein Required for Sperm Fertility

Hosted by:  Susan Suarez, sss7@cornell.edu; phone #3-3589

 

APRIL 2011

Friday, April 1, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Nena Winand, Sr. Research Associate, Department of Molecular Medicine

Title:  "Inheritance of Simple Mendelian Traits"


Hosted by:  Rory Todhunter, rjt2@cornell.edu, phone # 3-3041

 

Friday, April 1, 2011                                   CANCELLED

Location: Room C2-537
Speaker:  Anna Kukekova, Principal Research Scientist, Baker Institute for Animal Health

Title:     “Genetics of Behavior in Canids”

 

Tuesday, April 5, 2011                                         SPECIAL SEMINAR   8:00am-9:00 am

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:   Sarah Pownder, DVM, Clinical Fellow, Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Large Animal Surgery
Title: "Musculoskeletal MRI: Innovation and application"

Hosted by:  Lisa Fortier, laf4@cornell.edu, phone #3-3102
(Dr. Pownder’s CV can be obtained in Dr. Fortier’s office)

 

Friday, April 15, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Becky Tallmadge-Ingram, Research Associate, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Large Animal Medicine

Title:     “Developmental progression of equine immunoglobulin diversity”

Hosted by: Douglas Antczak, dfa1@cornell.edu, 256-5621

Friday, April 15, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:    Gillian Perkins, Sr. Lecturer, Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Large Animal Medicine

Title:  "The Equine Stomach Harbors an Abundant and Diverse Microbial Flora"


Hosted by: Dorothy Ainsworthdma2@cornell.edu; #3-3232

 

Friday, May 6, 2011 (Canceled due to illness)

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Daniel Fletcher, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Emergency & Critical Care

Title: "Canine Spontaneous Hemoperitoneum - Investigations into Optimal Surgical Timing and Hemostasis"

Hosted by:  To be Determined

Friday, May 6, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Jon Cheetham, Research Scientist, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Large Animal Surgery

Title:  “Early diagnosis of upper airway disease in horses”

Hosted by:  Rory Todhunter, rjt2@cornell.edu, phone # 3-3041

 

May 2011

Friday, May 20, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Eric Ledbetter, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Ophthalmology

Title:  “Acanthamoeba keratitis in domestic cats"

Hosted by:  Thomas Kern, tjk3@cornell.edu, phone # 3-3029

Friday, May 20, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Bruce Kornreich, Sr. Research Associate, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Cardiology

Title:   Terminating Atrial Fibrillation:  Pharmacy or Physics?

Friday, June 3, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Ursula Krotscheck, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Small Animal Surgery
Title: Kinetic Gait Analysis in Canine Orthopedics

Hosted by:  Rory Todhunter, rjt2@cornell.edu, phone # 3-3041

Friday, June 3, 2011

Location:  Room C2-537
Speaker:  Joe Wakshlag, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences; Section of Nutrition

Title:  Chronic Inflammation of Obesity: Of dogs and mice?

Hosted by:  Rory Todhunter, rjt2@cornell.edu, phone # 3-3041