MEDx Café

10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

An informal time to meet with MEDx leadership to learn more about MEDx, an initiative between the School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering, held every other week at NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center) or Twinnie's (1st floor, FCIEMAS). For more information, contact Kelly Long.

Tuesday, March 5

Kaganov Research Initiative in Pulmonary Medicine and Engineering Seminar: Making or Breaking the Lungs: Fibroblasts in Alveolar Development and Fibrosis

4:30 pm | Jones 143 | Add to calendar »

Presenter: James S. Hagood, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, UNC School of Medicine Director, Program for Rare and Interstitial Lung Disease, Children's Research Institute and Marsico Lung Institute Dr. Hagood is a pediatric pulmonologist specializing in rare lung disease. His "Lung Repair Lab" studies the molecular regulation of fibroblast phenotypes in pulmonary fibrotic disease and lung alveolarization. He also studies the roles and regulation of Thy-1, a critical modulator of cellular [...]