The finalized agenda for the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Iowa Physiological Society can be found below. As the conference approaches, links to speaker bios will be provided. 

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

8:00 - 9:00

Registration

7:45 - 8:30

Registration & Breakfast

9:00 - 9:10

 

 

 

Welcome

Rasna Sabharwal, PhD, IPS President

 

 

8:30 - 9:30

 

 

 

Keynote Research Presentation

Introduction: Mark Chapleau, PhD

Autonomic Regulation and Metabolic Function in Diabetes

Ann Schreihofer, PhD, FAPS, UNTHSC

9:10 - 9:20

 

 

Opening Remarks

Barry London, MD, Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine & Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center

 

9:30 - 10:00

 

 

Special Interest Seminar

Thought-Provoking Interactions Between Psychology and the Cardivascular System

Angela Grippo, PhD, NIU

9:20 - 10:20

 

 

 

Keynote Research Presentation

Introduction: Darren Casey, PhD

Exercise Physiology: What's Next?

Michael Joyner, MD, Mayo Clinic

10:00 - 10:15

 

 

 

Coffee Break

 

 

 

10:20 - 12:20

 

 

 

Oral Session #1

Iron is a Novel Contributor to Renal Injury in Lupus Nephritis'

Erika Boesen, PhD, UNMC

Six Selected Trainee Abstract Presentations

10:15 - 12:15

 

 

 

Oral Session #3

Investigating the Driving Forces of Membrane Protein Assembly in Membranes

Janice Robertson, PhD

Six-Selected Trainee Abstract Presentations

12:20 - 1:00

Lunch

12:15 - 1:00

Lunch

1:00 - 3:00

 

 

 

Oral Session #2

Endocrine Regulation of Carbohydrate Homeostatis by the Liver

Matthew Potthoff, PhD

Six-Selected Trainee Abstract Presentations

1:00 - 3:00

 

 

 

APS Sponsored Career Workshop

Diverse Career Opportunities Available for Students/Trainees

Christine Schnackenberg, PhD, GSK

Kathy Ryan, PhD, US Army Institute of Surgical Research

3:00 - 3:30

Coffee Break & Group Photo

3:00 - 3:15

Coffee Break

3:30 - 4:30

 

 

 

IPS Lifetime Achievement Award

Introduction: Francois Abboud, MD, FAPS

Afferent Renal Sensory Innervation

Ulla Kopp, PhD, FAPS, The University of Iowa

3:15 - 4:15

 

 

 

DSI Sponsored Research Workshop

Vasopression and G-Protein Signaling in Preeclampsia

Justin Grobe, PhD

 

4:30 - 5:00

 

 

Special Interest Seminar

Sleep Apnea & Sleep Deprivation - Does Sleeping Less Make You Fat?

Virend Somers, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic

4:15 - 5:30

 

 

Award Ceremony, Business Meeting & Closing Remarks

Rasna Sabharwal, PhD, IPS President

 

5:00 - 7:30

 

 

Reception & Poster Session (Hors d'oeuvres & Cash Bar)

A Minute to Win It - Poster Presentations

Moderators: Melissa Bates, PhD; Gary Pierce, PhD; Amy Sindler, PhD

5:30

 

 

Adjourn

 

 

A PDF version of the schedule can be found here:PDF iconiowa_physiological_society_agenda_flyer_-_final.pdf