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Congratulations to the CICMD Travel Award Winners.

Congratulations to the CICMD Travel Award Winners. Several CICMD trainees won travel awards to help them offset travel expenses to conferences. Many have already traveled to meetings, Experimental Biology in Philadelphia, and the Keystone Symposia on the Gut-Brain axis in Banff – Canada. EB…

CICMD Early Career Showcase and Member Mixer: May 5th, 2022.

The morning event with Dr. Alessandro Bartolomucci has been canceled. Please join us at the Eleo Hotel for the afternoon event. Afternoon Events Information: 4:00 – 7:30 pm Oral Presentations 4:00-5:00 pm at the Eleo Hotel conference center. Poster Presentations 5:00 – 7:00 at the Eleo…

CICMD Seminar Series, Dr. Adam Bress.

“Optimizing antihypertensive treatment in 2022: lessons using pharmacoepidemiology and applications for preventing cardiovascular disease and cognitive decline”. Dr. Bress is currently an Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences with Tenure in the Division of Health System Innovation and Research and an Investigator at the VA Salt Lake City Health Care…

Dr. Yumei Feng Earley, MD. Ph.D.

CICMD Invited Speakers Seminar Series. Wednesday, March 16th from 11:00 am to Noon. A novel role of neuronal (pro)renin receptor in the regulation of blood pressure and glucose metabolism. Dr. Yumei Feng Earley, MD. PhD. is a Professor in the Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Cell Biology at the University…

CICMD Seminar Series: Dr. Darleen Sandoval, PhD.

Bariatric Surgery As A Tool To Study The Role OfGut-Brain Axis In Metabolic Regulation. March 2nd , 2022, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. Dr. Sandoval is a Professor of Medicine in Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition at the University ofColorado, Anschutz Medical Campus (CU-AMC). She is an integrated…

CICMD Trainee Hanna Costello wins American Heart Association postdoctoral fellowship.

“Hannah Costello, a postdoctoral associate in Dr. Michelle Gumz Lab in the Department of Physiology, has been awarded a postdoctoral fellowship. This two-year award will fund Dr. Costello’s research investigating the role of the adrenal circadian clock in steroid regulation, kidney function, both key regulators of blood pressure control.

CICMD Seminar Series, Dr.Lawrence Reagan, Ph.D.

Dr. LAWRENCE REAGAN, Ph.D. “Insulin resistance at the intersection of metabolic stress, cognitive dysfunction and neuropsychiatric disorders” Wednesday, January 12th, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. This is a hybrid Seminar in-person venue: COMM (HSC) C1-007 Zoom Information, Contact: hipatia@ufl.edu Dr.

CICMD Director, Dr. Eric Krause appointed to prestigious endowed professorship.

Dr.Eric Krause, Ph.D., has been appointed to the Debbie DeSantis Excellence Professorship.  In an e-mail announcement, The Dean of the College of Pharmacy, Dr. Julie Jhonson, stated that the Endowed professorships are among the highest honors a college can bestow on a faculty member and are reserved for scholars…

CICMD Invited Speaker Dr. Elissa Jelalian, PhD.

“Interventions to Support Pediatric Weight Regulation: From Efficacy to Dissemination” Wednesday, December 8th, 11:00 to 12:00 PM. This is a hybrid Seminar in-person venue: COMM (HSC) C1-09. For zoom information please contact Hipatia Donoso at hipatia@ufl.edu Dr. Elissa Jelalian, PhD. is a Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and…