The Lahiri/Cherniak Lecture Symposium
Symposium — Sunday, April 7, 2019 — 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM — Convention Center, Room W308CD
Hypoxia Group — Chair: Christopher G. Wilson — Co-Chair:
The Hypoxia interest group will be have Dr. Rodrigo Iturriaga give the Lahari Cherniak Lecture. He will cover his contributions to arterial chemoreception. Dr. Iturriaga will be followed by two additional speakers working in the carotid bodies.
Tenative Speakers: Andy Chan and Donghee Kim.
- Carotid Body: From Physiology to Sympathetic Activation in Cardiometabolic Diseases
Rodrigo Iturriaga — Physiology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Chile
- The Role of an Olfactory Receptor in Carotid Body Oxygen Sensing
Andy Chang — Cardiovascular Research Inst., UCSF
- Hypoxia Signaling in Carotid Body Chemoreceptor Cells
Donghee Kim — Physiology and Biophysics, Rosalind Franklin
- Chris Wilson — Loma Linda Univ.