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MAY 26Daisy Reynaga presents doctoral thesis; "Nicotine Craving and Withdrawal: Impact of Cigarette Smoke Constituents and Age", 9:00 a.m., Natural Sciences II, Room 4201
MAY 25Candice Ann Gellner presents doctoral thesis, "Establishing a Proper Model of Tobacco Dependence: Influence of Age and Tobacco Smoke Constituents", 1:00 p.m., Hitachi Chemical Research Lecture Hall
MAY 23Spring Seminar features Henry A. Lester, PhD, Bren Professor of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, Topic, "Inside-out Pharmacology: Nicotine and, Perhaps, Psychiatry", Hewitt Research Hall Room 1042, 3:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m.
MAR 20Spring Seminar features Harry B Rossiter PhD, FACSM, Associate Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Respiratory & Critical Care, Physiology & Medicine, Topic, "Exercise Limitation in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease: A Problem of the Lung, the Muscles or the CNS?." Med Surge II Conference Room 369 A-B, 4 to 5 p.m.
MAR 17Derek Greene presents doctoral thesis, "Protective Outcome of Attenuation of Kv7 Channel Suppression in the Pathology of Seizures and Epileptogenesis"
FEB 13Winter Seminar features UCI Neurobiology and Behavior, Assistant Professor Christie D. Fowler, PhD, Topic: "The Habenulo-Interpeduncular Pathway: Nicotine Aversion and Beyond." Hewitt Research Hall Conference Room, 4 to 5 p.m.


OCT 7At the 10th annual Pharmacology Research Day, the Department of Pharmacology faculty will present current research at the Hitachi Plumwood House Lecture Hall, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
AUG 22Nayna Sanathara presents doctoral thesis, "The Role of Melanin-Concentrating Hormone Neurons in Repetitive Behavior"
AUG 26Daniel L. Neverisky presents doctoral thesis, "Ion channel-transporter interactions"
JUN 08Soo Min Lee presents doctoral thesis, "The KCNE2 potassium channel subunit in metabolic syndrome"


DEC 17Peter Yu presents doctoral thesis, "Maladaptive synaptogenesis induced by interaction of voltage gated calcium channel subunit α2δ-1 and thrombospondin-4 represents a new mechanism underlying neuropathic pain processing in nerve injury models"
NOV 24Lien Wang Presentation of Doctoral Thesis; "A prenatal methionine overload induced animal model of schizophrenia"
AUG 14Menglu Yuan Presentation of Doctoral Thesis; "Nicotine and fluoxetine alter adolescent dopamine signaling via 5-HT1A receptors”


SEP 25Students give scientific presentations during the annual Department of Pharmacology Research Day awards celebration.
SEP 22UC Irvine pharmacology team participates in the Susan G. Komen 5K Run-Walk Race for the Cure in Newport Beach.