College of Graduate Studies
Dissertation/Thesis Defense Announcements
TITLE: "Method Development for the Identification of Alternatively Sialylated Glycoproteins in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Richard Drake
DATE and LOCATION: Monday, March 23, 2015, 3:30pm, Basic Science Building, Room 302
William Gene Robichaux III
TITLE: "Regulation of the Gαi – G-protein regulatory (GPR) module and the biological function of GPR-containing proteins in chemokine signal processing of primary leukocytes"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Joe Blumer
DATE and LOCATION: Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 2:00pm, Bioengineering Building, Room 112
TITLE: "Characterizing the Temporal Dynamics in Functional Connectivity Measured with fMRI"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Jane Joseph
DATE and LOCATION: Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 11:00am, Basic Science Building, Room 355
TITLE: "Mechanisms of Endothelial Dysfunction in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. James Oates
DATE and LOCATION: Friday, March 27, 2015, 3:00pm, Strom Thurmond/Gazes, Room 125
TITLE: "Spatially - explicit Survival Modeling for Small Area Cancer Data"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Andrew Lawson
DATE and LOCATION: Monday, March 30, 2015, 2:00pm, Cannon Place, 135 Cannon St., Room 301
TITLE: "Modulation of GILT and PAX3 by Ganoderic acid DM enhances Radiation and Chemoimmunotherapy of Melanoma"
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Azizul Haque
DATE and LOCATION: Monday, March 30, 2015, 2:00pm, Basic Science Building, Room 402
TITLE: Sensitizing Pancreatic Cancer to Gemcitabine Through Sphingosine Kinase 2 Inhibition
MAJOR ADVISOR: Dr. Christina Voelkel-Johnson
DATE and LOCATION: Monday, April 6, 2015, 3:00pm, Pharmacy Quad, Room QF 302
Qi Jin Guo
TITLE: MicroRNA-510 as a Biomarker of Sensitivity to Platinum-Based Chemotherapy in Triple Negative Breast Cancer
MENTOR: Dr. Victoria Findlay
DATE and LOCATION: Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 12:00pm, Children's Hospital, Room 204