BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Des Moines University - ECPv4.3.2//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Des Moines University X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Des Moines University BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20120921T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20120921T130000 DTSTAMP:20161204T224825 CREATED:20120806T171113Z LAST-MODIFIED:20160614T145159Z SUMMARY:Altered MAPK Signaling in Major Depression: The Role of MKP-1 DESCRIPTION:Altered MAPK Signaling in Major Depression: The Role of MKP-1The topic for this week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be physiology and pharmacology. All faculty members and students are invited to attend.[profile group="21957" name="Vanja Duric" display="image" align="right"]ObjectivesExplain some of the known cellular and molecular pathophysiological hallmarks of major depressive disorder (MDD)Identify brain areas and cellular mechanisms targeted by current depression researchDescribe usage of molecular biology techniques in combination with preclinical behavioral models in identifying new therapeutic targets for treatment of MDDDefine the role of negative regulation of MAPK signaling pathway in the development of depressive state and antidepressant treatmentVanja Duric\, Ph.D.Assistant professor - Physiology and PharmacologyDes Moines University (DMU) prohibits discrimination in employment\, educational programs\, and activities on the basis of race\, national origin\, color\, creed\, religion\, sex\, age\, disability\, veteran status\, sexual orientation\, gender identity\, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend DMU sponsored events. If you have questions/concerns\, please the DMU Continuing Medical Education office at 515-271-1541 or URL: LOCATION:3200 Grand Avenue\, Des Moines\, IA\, 50312\, United States GEO:41.58412;-93.662138 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=3200 Grand Avenue Des Moines IA 50312 United States;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=3200 Grand Avenue:geo:-93.662138,41.58412 CATEGORIES:Current Students ATTACH;FMTTYPE=: ORGANIZER;CN="Continuing%20Medical%20Education" END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR