Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
Smooth Muscle in Vascular Development & Remodeling
Shiyou Chen DVM, PhD
Professor of Physiology
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Georgia
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Research Building #6, 1.206 Auditorium
Objectives: At this conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
- The role of Smad2 in SMC differentiation from neural crest cells
- Smad2 function in maintaining artery wall homeostasis in adult
- Novel mechanisms underlying SMC phenotypic modulation in vascular remodeling
Disclosure Statement (Speaker): Shiyou Chen, DVM, PhD has no relevant financial relationship with commercial interests to disclose.
Educational Method: Lecture
Target Audience: MDs, Residents, Students and Alumni
Disclosure Statement (Planning Committee Members): Dr. Rex McCallum, Dr. Lindsay Sonstein, Dr. Bernard Karnath, and Brenda Johnson MEd, CHCP have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
CME Statements: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 52 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Everyone is welcome.
Pizza will be served. Bring your own drink.