DPAG Head of Department Seminar Series

Weekly seminars given on a Friday during term time in the Sherrington Large Lecture Theatre, Sherrington Building, Sherrington Road (off Parks Road) between 1pm and 2pm.
Type: Seminar Series
Series organisers: Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford)
Timing: Fridays at 1pm
Organising department: Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics (DPAG)

Talks:

Friday 28 January 2022 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: "Prediction and the sensory brain" and "Elucidating regulatory pathways underlying epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition in the developing and adult heart to enable cardiovascular repair and regeneration"
Date: 28 January 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 2nd week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Dr Nicol Harper (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Joaquim Vieira (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 4 February 2022 (3rd Week, Hilary Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: "Targeting metabolite-driven signalling pathways in the type 2 diabetic heart" and "Defining mechanisms of blood-brain barrier dysfunction in dementia using advanced organ-on-a-chip models”
Date: 4 February 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 3rd week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Associate Professor Lisa Heather (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 11 February 2022 (4th Week, Hilary Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: “Descending Cortical Loops for Auditory Plasticity” and “Form and function in the developing heart”
Date: 11 February 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 4th week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Associate Professor Victoria Bajo Lorenzana (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Richard Tyser (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 18 February 2022 (5th Week, Hilary Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: "Developmental origins of blood and lymphatic endothelium" and "Translational physiology: iron, hypoxia and the pulmonary circulation"
Date: 18 February 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 5th week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Dr Oliver Stone (University of Oxford, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics (DPAG)), Dr Nick Talbot (University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 4 March 2022 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

A brain-wide analysis of entorhinal projections
Date: 4 March 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 7th week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker : Gülşen Sürmeli (Royal Society and Wellcome Trust, Sir Henry Dale Fellow, Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford)

Friday 11 March 2022 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: “Hearing in an acoustically complex world” and "Heart regeneration in the Mexican cavefish"
Date: 11 March 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 8th week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Associate Professor Kerry Walker (DPAG, University of Oxford), Associate Professor Mathilda Mommersteeg (DPAG University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Editors: Nicole Harris, Victoria Bullett, Peter Belk, Talitha Smith