The Institute of Medicine Fall 2022 seminar series started with the First Annual Distinguished Science Lecture on September 6 – recording available below.   

It continues with the First Annual Mental Health Lecture on October 6, Pathways to Care for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness in Rural Maine.  Additional seminars are scheduled from September to November.  

Previous Seminars Recordings

Building Community-University Partnerships for Health Equity in Downeast Maine

September 16, 2022

Speakers:  Tora Johnson, PhD, Director, Geographic Information Systems Service Center, Associate Professor of GIS University of Maine Machias
Katherine Weatherford Darling, PhD, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Social Science Program, University of Maine, Augusta
Oliver Gray Jones, UMaine PhD Student

The recording of the seminar is available here

Amyloid β-Peptide and Brain Oxidative Damage: Focus on the Intersection of the Lipid Peroxidation Product Hne, Glucose Dysmetabolism, and Alzheimer Disease

September 6, 2022 – First Annual Distinguished Science Lecture

Speaker: D. Allan Butterfield, Ph.D.
The UK Alumni Association Endowed Professor of Biological Chemistry;
Associate Vice President for Research for Centers and Institutes and UK Research Priority Areas;
Fellow, Society for Redox Biology and Medicine
University of Kentucky

The recording of the seminar is available here

The Epidemic of Elder Isolation and Loneliness Accompanying COVID

February 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speakers: Lenard W. Kaye, D.S.W., Ph.D., Director, UMaine Center on Aging, Professor, UMaine School of Social Work
Clifford Milo Singer, MD, DFAPA, AGSF, Chief of Geriatric Mental Health and Neuropsychiatry at Acadia Hospital and Eastern Maine Medical Center

The recording of the seminar is available here

Community Engagement to Enhance Research in Maine

October 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speaker: Elizabeth Jacobs, MD MPP, Vice President for Research  MaineHealth

The recording of the seminar is available here

Identifying tissue-specific nutrient-sensing effects on growth, health, and longevity in C. elegans

October 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speaker: Aric Rogers, Ph.D., Associate Professor, MDIBL

The recording of the seminar is available here

Veterinary Forensic Pathology and One Health

October 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speaker: Nanny Wenzlow, DVM, Ph.D., MRCVS, Dipl. ACVP

The recording of the seminar is available here

Content warning. Some of the images in the recording above are graphic

A new dawn for chronic kidney disease – SGLT-2 inhibition as a novel strategy

September 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speaker: Hermann Haller, MD, President, MDIBL

The recording of the seminar is available here

Bioethics in Fertility Treatment: A discussion of cryopreservation tank use and regulation

April 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Rebecca Feinberg, JD, MBe, MS, Teaching Associate Professor, DePaul University

No recording available, contact information for the speaker on this faculty page: https://csh.depaul.edu/faculty-staff/faculty-a-z/Pages/health-sciences/Rebecca-Feinberg.aspx)  

Pathways to commercialization of medical products or devices

April 16, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Michael Mason, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, University of Maine.

The recording of the seminar is available here

Skin In-Growth to 3D Printed Metals

March 26, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Ian D. Dickey, MD, FRCSC Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Dept. of Orthopaedics

The recording of the seminar is available here

In vivo physiology of kidney development detected with genetically encoded biosensors

March 12, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Iain Drummond,  Ph.D. Professor and Director, Davis Center for Aging and Regeneration. MDI Biological Laboratory.

The recording of the seminar is available here

A novel role of wild blueberry phenolic extracts to promote endothelial cell migration and angiogenesis associated with wound healing and tissue regeneration

November 13. 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker:  Dorothy Klimis, Ph.D. FACN, Professor of Clinical Nutrition, School of Food and Agriculture and cooperating professor of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering at the University of Maine.

The recording of the seminar is available here

A crash course in the gut microbiome

November 6, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Suzanne (Sue) Ishaq, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Animal and Veterinary Sciences

The recording of the seminar is available here.

Water pollution, rising temperatures and a mysterious kidney disease

October 30, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker:  Nishad Jayasundara, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Environmental Physiology and Toxicology Lab, School of Marine Sciences & Graduate School of Biomedical Science and Engineering

The recording of the seminar is available here.

The Application of Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical from the Engineering Perspective

October 23, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker:  Somayeh Khosroazad, PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

The recording of the seminar is available here.

Ecological and social drivers of the spread of vector-borne diseases

October 16, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Speaker: Allison (Allie) Gardner, PhD, Assistant Professor in the School of Biology and Ecology and a cooperating faculty member in the Ecology and Environmental Sciences program.

The recording of the seminar is available here.

 

The Institute of Medicine seminar Fall 2022 series started with the First Annual Distinguished Science Lecture on September 6 – recording available below.   

It continues with the First Annual Mental Health Lecture on October 6, Pathways to Care for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness in Rural Maine and seminars scheduled from September to November.