Internationally renowned speakers will deliver monthly seminars for the SBM community. Seminars will be recorded on Zoom, coordinated with our BIRCWH program, and COBRE Research Project Leaders will have the opportunity to meet with the speakers for one-on-one meetings after the seminar.

Sexual Dimorphic Effects on Metabolic and Reproductive Function of Endogenous Over-Produced Testosterone
Sheng Wu, PhD

Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Sciences
Associate Professor, Center for Metabolic Disease Research
Associate Professor, Medical Genetics and Molecular Biochemistry
Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University

Impact of Sex Chromosome Regulation on Sex Differences
Christine Disteche, PhD

Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle

Sex Differences in Cancer Mechanisms
Josh Rubin, MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics
Hematology and Oncology Professor, Neuroscience
Washington University St. Louis School of Medicine

Mechanisms for Sex Differences in Cardiovascular Disease
Iris Z. Jaffe, MD, PhD

Professor of Molecular Cardiology and
Executive Director of the Molecular Cardiology
Research Institute at Tufts University

Women and Stroke: The Importance of Age and Sex
Louise McCullough, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth - Houston, TX

Sex Differences in Liver Disease
Ayako Suzuki, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
of Gastroenterology
Duke University

Sex-Based Renal Physiology
Jennifer Sullivan, PhD, FAHA

Interim Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Physiology
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University

Sex Differences in the Cardiovascular System
C. Noel Bairey Merz MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC

Director, Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center
Smidt Heart Insitute
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Sex Based Pulmonary Medicine
Dawn DeMeo, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

New X and Y Genes That Cause Sex Differences in Physiology and Disease
Art Arnold, Ph.D.

Distinguished Research Professor
Integrative Biology & Physiology