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Each month the FedEx Institute of Technology invites a cutting-edge University of Memphis researcher working in technology innovation to speak on their current work.

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GAP Funded Faculty, CORNET, and PostDoc Research Talk Series

CORNET Series | Tuesday, February 9

Identifying Areas of Geographical Inequalities in COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality through Mapping of Spread of Confirmed Cases and Deaths across Disadvantaged Areas in Tennessee | Speaker: Dr. Angela Antipova

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CORNET Series |Tuesday, February 16

Host Genes, Immune Response and Susceptibility/Resistance to SARS-CoV2 | Speaker: Dr. Xiaohua Huang

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CORNET Series | Friday, February 19

Determination of inflammatory and fibrotic markers in SARS-CoV2 infected macrophages and fibroblasts | Speaker: Dr. Brandt Pence

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CORNET Series | Tuesday, March 16

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Racial, Gender, and Socioeconomic Disparities in Access to Care and Health Outcomes Among Patients with Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions | Speaker: Dr. Aram Dobalian

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CORNET Series | Tuesday, March 23 

Epigenetic association with lung function impairment and proposed study on epigenetic causality | Speaker: Dr. Yu-Sheng Lee

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GAP Series | Wednesday, March 31

Materials Science and Nanophotonics | Speaker: Dr. Thang Hoang

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GAP Series | Monday, April 12

Quantitative Imaging; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Image Processing & Analysis; Data Modeling & Extraction; Medical Imaging and Physics; Iron & Fat Quantification | Speaker: Dr. Aaryani Sajja

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GAP Series | Friday, April 23

Analysis and characterization of bioactive lipids (lysophosphatidic acid, sphingosine 1-phosphate, and phosphatidic acid) and their roles in human biochemistry and disease | Speaker: Dr. Daniel Baker

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POSTDOC Series | Thursday, April 28

Speaker: Dr. Ram

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GAP Series | Thursday, May 6 

Organometallic Chemistry, Catalysis, Organic Chemistry, Synthesis | Speaker: Dr. Timothy Brewster

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POSTDOC Series | Thursday, May 13

Continental lithosphere formation and evolution, Intraplate Seismicity, Induced Seismicity, Rupture Dynamics | Speaker: Dr. Erin Cunningham

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POSTDOC Series | Tuesday, May 18

Conditions that affect heavy metal uptake in drinking water systems and assesses the risks to recommend corrective actions | Speaker: Dr. Dave DeSimone

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What's Next Series | Thursday, September 16 

AI & IoT in Patent Law | Hybrid (Virtual & In-person) | Speaker: John Hocker

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Telehealth for Vulnerable Populations

Webinar Series | June 2020

Learn how leading clinicians are using the latest technology to remotely serve their patients at home. Join us for a series of free, one hour webinars designed to instruct healthcare professionals, clinicians, and leaders of community-based organizations through the intricacies of enabling telehealth remote home visits.

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5 Questions With...

Interview Series

The FedEx Institute of Technology sits down with the cutting-edge researchers on the University of Memphis campus and industry leaders in the midsouth to answer 5 questions about their research, work, and experiences.

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