Riverpoint Speakers Series
WSU Spokane health sciences professors share stories about their research during several formal campus speakers series. Many of the talks are broadcast to other WSU campus sites. We have videotaped and archived some of them.
December 4, 2012: Hans Van Dongen, PhD, WSU research professor and assistant director, Sleep and Performance Research Center, "From Basic Sleep Research and Technology Development to Fatigue Risk Management in Operational Settings"
October 23, 2012: Michael Gibson, PhD, WSU professor and chair, Clinical Pharmacology Unit, "New Treatment Paradigms for Inherited Metabolic Diseases"
January 28, 2013: Bryan Vila, PhD, WSU professor, criminal justice and criminology, "Bridging Between Laboratory and Field Research with High Fidelity Hazardous Operational Task Simulation"
December 17, 2012: Ying Zou, MD, PhD, FACMG, Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories, "SNP Microarrays in the Cytogenetics Lab: Clinical Applications"
November 8, 2012: Walter Conwell, MD, University of Colorado Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, "The Role of Lipid Signaling in Hypersomnolence and Obstructive Sleep Apnea"
October 29, 2012: Maria Fadri-Moskwik, PhD, WSU Spokane research associate, Medical Sciences, "The Prostate Cancer Mitotic Acetylome: Identifying Non-Histone Targets of Hdac Inhibitors in Prostate Cancer"
September 20, 2012: Nathan Palpant, PhD, UW Institute for Stem Cell and Regnerative Medicine and Center for Cardiovascular Biology, "Heart Development and Disease Understood Through Genetic Engineering of Human Embryonic Stem Cells"
September 17, 2012: Bin Shan, MD, PhD, WSU Spokane research associate, Medical Sciences, "Decoding non-coding RNAs in 3-D"
April 5, 2013: WIN (Western Institute of Nursing) 2013 conference preview, featuring posters and podium presenters.
March 1, 2013: Sandra Benavides-Vaello, PhD, WSU assistant professor, College of Nursing, "Discovering Students' Perceptions of College and Health Careers Using Photovoice"
December 7, 2012: Seiko Izumi, PhD, MSN, "Instrument Development: The Long Journey"
November 2, 2012: Denise Smart, PhD, WSU assistant professor, College of Nursing, "Military Medical Personnel Physiologic Responses to Wearing Protective Clothing During Disaster Exercises"
October 5, 2012: Sarah Kooienga, PhD, WSU Vancouver assistant professor, College of Nursing, "Rural Patients, Nurse Practitioners and the Electronic Health Record: An Ethnographic Analysis"
September 7, 2012: Michele Shaw, PhD, WSU assistant professor, College of Nursing, and Kenn Daratha, PhD, WSU assistant professor, College of Nursing, "Pediatric Patients with Asthma: A High Risk Population for Subsequent Hospitalization"