PKD Seminars

The Kansas PKD Core Center will offer a number of educational enrichment programs such as seminars, workshops, and an annual symposium featuring expert outside speakers, including the most recent Lillian Jean Kaplan awardees.

PKD Seminar Series 2015-2016:

Date Presenter Lecture Title
9/18/2015 Darren Wallace, PhD
Associate Professor
Internal Medicine
University of Kansas Medical Center
"Cyst formation in polycystic kidney disease involves a futile repair mechanism: the role of periostin"

10/16/2015 Dr. Laurent Meijer, PhD
Co-founder, Molecular and Cellular Biology
ManRos Therapeutics
"Development of pharmacological inhibitors of cyclin-dependent kinases towards the treatment of polycystic kidney disease"
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