The Basic Biomedical Sciences Faculty Seminar Series is a weekly seminar series which provides opportunities for local, regional and national speakers from various biomedical disciplines to present their cutting-edge research. A discussion room will be available immediately following the seminar for additional questions.

Time & Location

Thursdays 12 p.m.-12:50 p.m.
Room 107, Lee Medical Building

 Date (Spring 2019) Speaker Affiliation Website
Jan. 24 Dan Engebretson, Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, USD  
Jan. 31 Adison Kleinsasser USD Research Computing Group  
Feb. 7 Khosrow Rezvani, M.D., Ph.D. USD BBS  
Feb. 14 Xu Luo, Ph.D. Professor, UNMC
Feb. 28 Dorret Boomsma, Ph.D. Vrije Universiteit, Amersterdam
March 7 Jeff Edwards, Ph.D. Professor, Brigham Young University  
March 14 Fadi Salloum, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Virginia Cmlth. Med Center  
March 21 Thomas Vondriska, Ph.D. Professor, Anesthesiology, UCLA  
March 28 Matthew Poy, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins  
April 4 Vinai Chittezham Thomas, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, UNMC  
April 25 Kendall Lee, Ph.D. Professor, Director, Mayo Clinic M.D./Ph.D. program  


Name Department & Office Contact
Lisa McFadden
  • Assistant Professor
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 252
Wendy Pederson
  • Graduate & Education Coordinator
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 202A