BME Seminar Series

BMEN 3710/6710 - Seminar Schedule - Fall 2016

We will have a seminar speaker on Thursdays, 4:00 - 4:45PM in Boggs #104, please review notices for location.

Date Room Description
09/01 Boggs 104  3:30 PM Grace O'Connell, University of Berkeley, "Intervebral Disc Biomechanics with Swelling and Injury"
09/08 Boggs 104  3:30 PM  Kristin Myers, Columbia University, "The Mechanical Environment of Pregnancy"
09/15 Boggs 104  Taby Ahsan, Tulane University
09/22 Boggs 104 Spencer Lake, Washington University in St. Louis, "Multiscale Mechanisms of Tendon/Ligament Mechanics"
09/29 Boggs 104 Mark Buckley, University of Rochester, "Multiaxial Strains in the Achilles Tendon Insertion and Their Role in Disease Pathogenesis and Treatment"
10/20 Richardson 201
3:30-5:00 PM
Jeff Weiss, University of Utah, Surhen Lecture, "Interaction of Angiogenic Microvessels with the Extracellular Matrix"
10/27 JBJ 403 Lachlan Smith, University of Pennsylvania, "A Multidisciplinary Approach to Intervertebral Disc Regeneration: From Bench-top to Pre-clinical Translation"
11/03 Freeman Auditorium 3:30-5:00 PM
Rebecca Richards-Korfum, Rice University, Surhen Lecture, "Developing Health Innovation Beyond Traditional Borders"
11/10 Boggs 104 Sarah Lindsey, Tulane University, "Estrogen Receptors, Blood Pressure, and Vascular Remodeling"
11/17 Boggs 104 Alison Marsden, Stanford University, "Computational Investigations of Coronary Hemodynamics and Vein Graft Failure"
12/01 Boggs 104 Victor Barocas, University of Minnesota, "Microstructural Mechanical Models of Native and Model Tissues, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Accept a Life of Stress and Failure."
12/08 Boggs 104 Ann Word M.D., University of Texas Southwestern, "Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Elastogenesis and Estrogen"

If you would like to receive e-mail notices of upcoming seminars, please send a request to

Lindy Boggs Center Suite 500, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5897