Lillehei Heart Institute Lecture Series

Wednesdays, 12:00 - 1:00pm, September to June

The LHI Lecture Series is a weekly event which runs from the first week of September through the first week of June. In addition to showcasing the leading edge research taking place here at the University of Minnesota, the lecture series brings in scientists from institutions across the United States and abroad to share their research. Established in 2003, the lecture series has featured talks by luminaries such as Richard Kitsis, M.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Kenneth Walsh, Ph.D. from the Boston University School of Medicine, Gerald Dorn, M.D. from Washington University, Fabio Rossi, M.D., Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia, and Bengt Björnstén, M.D., Ph.D. from the Karolinska Institute.

Location: 1-101 Microbiology Research Facility (MRF)*
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*Subject to change, check individual lecture info on calendar below.

LHI Lecture Series Calendar
The 2023-2024 series will begin September 13, 2023.

Lecture Recordings



 LHI Lecture Recordings are only available to those with a University of Minnesota ID.

2023-2024 Recordings   
September 13, 2023 Demetri Yannopoulos, MD - University of Minnesota   
September 20, 2023 Sudarshan Rajagopal, MD, PhD - Duke University School of Medicine 
September 20, 2023 Timothy McKinsey, PhD - University of Colorado 
October 18, 2023 Lin Yee Chen, MD, MS - University of Minnesota
October 25, 2023 James Floyd, MD, MS - University of Washington
November 15, 2023 Louise Evans, PhD - University of Minnesota
December 6, 2023 Xavier Revelo, PhD - University of Minnesota
December 13, 2023 Mercedes Carnethon, PhD - Northwestern University
January 10, 2024 Elizabeth Braunlin, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
January 24, 2024 Tamer Mohamed, PhD, MSc - Baylor College of Medicine
February 7, 2024 Jop van Berlo, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
February 28, 2024 Michael T. Patterson, BS - University of Minnesota
March 6, 2024 Rod Passman, MD, MSCE - Northwestern University
March 27, 2024 John Osborn, PhD - University of Minnesota
April 17, 2024 Jin O-Uchi, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
May 8, 2024 Christie Ballantyne, MD - Baylor College of Medicine
May 15, 2024 Zoltan P. Arany, MD - University of Pennsylvania

2022-2023 Recordings   
November 16, 2022 Joseph Hill, MD, PhD - University of Texas, Southwestern   
December 7, 2022 Virend Somers MD, PhD - Mayo Clinic   
December 14, 2022 Joseph Metzger, PhD - University of Minnesota   
February 8, 2023 Markus Meyer, MD - University of Minnesota   
February 15, 2023 Victoria Osinski, PhD - University of Minnesota   
March 1, 2023 Amy Bradshaw, PhD - Medical University of South Carolina   
March 8, 2023 Beshay Zordoky, PhD - University of Minnesota   
March 15, 2023 Mario DelMar, MD, PhD - NYU Grossman School of Medicine   
March 22, 2023 Stephan Lehnart, MD, PhD - Deutsches Zentrum für Herzkreislaufforschung   
March 29, 2023 Weihong Tang, PhD - University of Minnesota   
April 5, 2023 Donald Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM - Northwestern University   
April 19, 2023 Alan S. Go, MD - Kaiser Permanente   
May 3, 2023 Michael Kyba, PhD - University of Minnesota

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