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CoBAD: Kumar & McMullan

This round of the Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) Seminar Series drew to a close on Friday, September 10th at 3:00 pm ET. The final session featured Natasha Kumar, PhD & Simon McMullan, PhD. Dr. Kumar’s lab investigates cellular and physiological mechanisms used by autonomic systems…

CoBAD: Bishop & Hodson

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Tammie Bishop, PhD & Emma Hodson, PhD on Friday, August 27th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Bishop’s research is focused on understanding the role of hypoxia in cancer. She is specifically interested in defining the…

CoBAD: Mantilla

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Carlos Mantilla, MD, PhD on Friday, August 13th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Mantilla’s research is focused on understanding mechanisms that enhance recovery of respiratory function, the potential therapeutic role of trophic factors in mitigating…

CoBAD: Martin-Harris

This event has been postponed until further notice. The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series will feature Bonnie Martin-Harris, PhD on Friday, July 30th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Martin-Harris’s research focuses on swallowing…

CoBAD: Saper & Kaur

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Clifford Saper, MD, PhD & Satvinder Kaur, PhD on Friday, July 16th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Saper’s lab focuses on the brain circuitry that regulates key functions including regulation of wake-sleep cycles, circadian rhythms,…

CoBAD: Ramirez

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Jan-Marino Ramirez, PhD on Friday, June 18th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Ramirez’s research focuses on understanding the neuronal basis of a variety of brain functions to find novel ways to treat and cure neurological…

CoBAD: Baker

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Tracy Baker, PhD on Friday, June 4th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Baker’s research focuses on homeostatic synaptic plasticity of respiratory motor output and recovery of respiratory motor output following spinal injury. Her seminar was…

CoBAD: Yackle

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Kevin Yackle, MD, PhD, on Friday, May 21st at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Yackle’s research focuses on how opioids suppress breathing and how innate vocalizations, like neonatal cries, are timed and coordinated with breath. His seminar was entitled: “Breathing in…

CoBAD: Gozal

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured David Gozal, MD, MBA, PhD (Hon) on Friday, May 7th at 3:00 pm ET. Dr. Gozal is a pioneer in the study of childhood sleep problems and the relationships between sleep disorders and neurobehavioral, cardiovascular…

CoBAD: Milsom & Scott

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) International Online Seminar Series featured Bill Milsom, PhD, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, & Graham Scott, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, McMaster University, on Friday, April 9th at 3:00 pm ET. The Milsom Lab studies evolutionary trends in…