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UT Tyler Continues Chautauqua Seminar Series Feb. 23
The University of Texas at Tyler College of Engineering and Computer Science will hold a campuswide seminar to discuss how science and medicine is changing cardiovascular research, Dr. James Nelson, College of Engineering and Computer Science dean, announced.
The seminar will be 4 – 5:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23 in the UT Tyler Ratliff Building North, room 3035. The public is invited to attend.
As part of the 2008-09 Chautauqua Seminar Series, Dr. Mohan Sathyamoorthy, instructor in medicine and Harrison scholar and fellow of the American College of Cardiology at Vanderbilt University, will discuss ‘gene silencing’ techniques and how these techniques may offer future therapeutic approaches to cardiovascular disease treatment. An open discussion will follow the presentation.
The Chautauqua Seminar Series is co-sponsored by all of the UT Tyler academic colleges.
Chautauqua refers to a time in the late 1800s when people would gather to discuss and elaborate on issues in a broad, open manner.
For more information, contact Dr. Muthukrishnan Sathyamoorthy, College of Engineering and Computer Science associate dean and Chautauqua Seminar Series chair, 903.565.5939 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 70 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.