Spring 2022 Seminar Series
To schedule a seminar for an open date, please contact our seminar coordinator, Dr. PeterSteyger@creighton.edu.
All seminars are held on Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. in the Eppley Building, Room 107, unless otherwise noted.
Changes in the regular schedule, location, and/or time are noted in bold text. Please check back often as we continue to update our schedule.
|1/06/2022||BMS Faculty Meeting|
|1/13/2022||Dwight Bergles, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. “Sounds in silence: How supporting cells in the cochlea initiate development of the auditory system” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|1/20/2022||Anna Dondzillo, PhD, CU Anschutz. “The role of the olivocochlear efferents in the aging mammalian cochlea” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|1/27/2022||Ryan McCreery, PhD, Boys Town National Research Hospital. "Optimizing auditory experience in children who use hearing aids” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|2/03/2022||Nadav Ahituv, PhD, UCSF. “Functional characterization and therapeutic targeting of gene regulatory elements” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|2/17/2022||Heather Porter, PhD, Boys Town National Research Hospital. “Advancing Hearing Healthcare and Foundational Theory for Auditory Function in Individuals with Down Syndrome” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|2/24/2022||Michael Anne Gratton, PhD, Boys Town National Research Hospital. “Cochlear Basement Membranes Effect Homeostasis” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|3/03/2022||Kristen Janky, PhD, Boys Town National Research Hospital. “Early Detection of Large Vestibular Aqueduct Syndrome using Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potentials” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|3/09/2022||Rachel Johnson, PhD Student. Advancement to Candidacy at 2:00 PM|
Hela Azaiez, PhD, University of Iowa. "Harnessing the Power of Genetics and Genomics to Unravel the Complexities of Hearing Loss" via Zoom Video Conferencing
|3/17/2022||Senthilvelan Manohar, PhD, Buffalo. “Animal Models of Hyperacusis: Stress, Hearing Loss and Autism” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|3/24/2022||Heather C Jensen Smith, PhD, UNMC. “Building a Correlative Multimodal Imaging Consortium” via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|4/07/2022||Ebenezer Yamoah, PhD. "The Insatiable Use of Mechanical Energy by Inner Ear Sensory Cells" via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|4/14/2022||BMS Faculty Meeting|
|4/14/2022||Caroline Pass, Master's Student. Thesis Defense at 9:30 AM|
|4/21/2022||Kate Fernandez, Au.D., PhD, NIH/NIDCD. "Statins Reduce Ototoxicity: A Bench to Bedside Story" in Criss 252|
|4/27/2022||Creighton University Cancer Research Symposium|
|5/19/2022||Sharon Kujawa, PhD. "Cochlear Synaptopathy in Noise-Induced and Age-Related Hearing Loss " via Zoom Video Conferencing|
|6/03/2022||4th Annual Bellucci Symposium on Hearing Research|