CoBAD Seminars Return!

The UF Breathing Research and Therapeutics (BREATHE) Center is pleased to announce the return of the Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series. Our Programming Committee has chosen a slate of internationally renowned speakers representing the depth and breadth of respiratory neurobiology. We invite you to join us twice monthly on Fridays at 3 pm ET via Zoom. The series kicks off with 4 sessions beginning in February:

  • February 12 – Dan Mulkey, PhD, UConn: “Disordered breathing in a mouse model of Pitt Hopkins syndrome”
  • February 26 – Mai ElMallah, MBBCh, Duke & David Fuller, PhD, UF: “Understanding and treating respiratory dysfunction in Pompe disease”
  • March 12 – Rebecca German, PhD, Northeast Ohio Medical Univ & Francois Gould, PhD, Rowan Univ: “Breathing matters for sucking and swallowing”
  • March 26 – Alan Schwartz, MD, UPenn & Tatum Simonson, PhD, UCSD: “Genetics and physiology of hypoxia responses: From mountain tops to bench tops to the clinic”

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