2018-2019 Series

September 20, 2018

Brenda Bursch, PhD Professor, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, Pediatrics
Topic: Brain & Behavior
“Pilot Testing Mental Wellness & Resilience Programs for UCLA Health Professionals"

October 18, 2018 (CANCELLED)

 

November 15, 2018

Julian A. Martinez, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Pediatric Genetics
Topic: Brain & Behavior
“Genomic Determinants of Macrocephaly and its association with Autism, Intellectual Disability, and Cancer Predisposition”

December 13, 2018              (2nd Thurs.)

Bonnie Zima, MD, MPH,   Professor, UCLA-Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
Topic: Brain & Behavior
“Pediatric Hospital Utilization and Costs:  Influence of Child Mental Health Disorders”

January 17, 2019

Maureen Su, MD, Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, Pediatric Endocrinology
Topic: Nutrition, Metabolism & Growth
“Lessons from Patients with Monogenic Autoimmunity” 

February 21, 2019

Deborah Krakow, MD, Professor & Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Topic:  Neonatal Health & Development
“Discoveries Underlying Skeletal Disorders”

March 21, 2019

Yvonne Bryson, MD, Professor,  Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Topic: Infection, Inflammation, & Immunity
“Where are we on the Path to HIV CURE and Remission?”

April 18, 2019

Molly Fox, PhD,  Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
Topic: Neonatal Health & Development
"Maternal Socio-Ecological Conditions and Prenatal/Postnatal Devlopment of Offspring Chronic Disease Propensity"

May 17, 2019

Noah Federman, MD, Professor, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Orthopaedics
Topics: Cancer & Regeneration
“Larotrectinib in NTRK Fusion Cancers:  a Changing Diagnostic and Treatment Paradigm”

June 20, 2019

Katherine Wesseling Perry, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatric Nephrology
Topic:  Nutrition, Metabolism, and Growth
“The Toxic Consequences of Uremia on Bone Structure and Function:  a Failure to Launch”