Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Steven M. Gootter Foundation Visiting Professor

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:00pm

Speaker:  Christine Seidman, MD, Harvard University
Topic:  "Genetics of Cardiomyopathy: Getting to the Heart of the Matter"

Dr. Seidman is a professor of genetics and medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of the Cardiovascular Genetics Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston. Her research aims to define the genetic mechanisms for human heart disease and to use these insights to improve diagnostic precision and effective therapies. To achieve these goals her lab analyzes the physiologic, biochemical, and molecular signals evoked by human mutations in patients, mouse models, and iPS cell-derived cardiomyocytes.

NOTE: This event has been moved from the Sarver Heart Center to the Chase Auditorium (Room 8403) of the UA College of Medicine - Tucson. 

Event Location: 

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, UAHS Room 8403
1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724

Contact Info: 

Katie Maass, Sarver Communications Director | | (520) 626-4083