Seminar Series

The Institute for Reproductive Health and Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Established in Spring 2005 as the Research Seminar Series in Cancer and Developmental Biology, this seminar program's research emphasis and focus has evolved over time into developmental and regenerative biology.  The seminars are held at 8:30 am on Thursdays and are sponsored in part by the Peter T. Bohan Fund at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Spring 2016 Schedule

8:30-9:30 a.m., Lied Auditorium, KUMC Campus.

9-15-16 Fernando Camargo, PhD, Harvard
Host: Udayan Apte, PhD
YAP/TAZ Signaling in Somatic Stem Cells and Cancer
Seminar Promo (PDF)

Surendra Sharma, MD, PhD, Brown
Host: Michael J. Soares, PhD

Understanding Preeclampsia Using Alzheimer's Insights
Seminar Promo (PDF)


Kathryn L. Schwertfeger, PhD, University of Minnesota
Host: Christy R. Hagan, PhD

STAT Regulation of Macrophages in the Tumor Environment
Seminar Promo (PDF)


Danica Chen, PhD, University of California, Berkeley
Host: Chad Slawson, PhD

The Mitochondrial Metabolic Checkpoint, Stem Cell Aging and Rejuvenation
 Seminar Promo (PDF)

Sponsored by the Institute for Reproductive Health and Regenerative Medicine, the Peter T. Bohan Fund, & the University of Kansas Medical Center. To request a meeting with our speakers, contact

Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2015 Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Spring 2005 - Spring 2014 Seminar Schedules (PDF)

Last modified: Aug 23, 2016