Breakfast Club Seminar Series

Thursdays from 9-10 am at the UW SLU campus

Breakfast Club is a SLU seminar event hosted weekly by UW faculty members from various fields and departments including cardiology, pathology, metabolism, molecular and cellar biology, and other biomedical and genome science related disciplines. Each week an esteemed speaker, either local or invited Distinguished Lecturers from out of town, will come to give a 50-minute presentation plus 10-minutes for questions on topics in cardiovascular biology ranging from research to general health issues to scientific methodology.

The Breakfast Club

We encourage in-person attendance to create a space for lively discussion during the seminar, however, we are aware that circumstances do not always allow for this. If you are unable to attend in person, please consider joining on Zoom (meeting ID: 4865023668).

Scan the QR code or click here to join the Zoom meeting!

Faculty organizers for 2023-2024 academic year include Silvia Marchianò, PhD, PharmD & Farid Moussavi-Harami, MD for Autumn quarter, Patrick Boyle, PhD & Joe Powers, PhD for Winter quarter, and Daniel Yang, MD & Matthew Walker, PhD for Spring quarter.

Please contact seminar coordinator Katie Mitzelfelt, PhD at with any questions.

Administrative support for Breakfast Club provided by the Center for Cardiovascular Biology, the Mitochondria and Metabolism Center, the Center for Translational Muscle Research, the Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Research Center, and the Division of Cardiology.

Are you a trainee who attends Breakfast Club? Scan the QR code or click here to sign up for the Breakfast Club Trainees Listserv to receive lunch invitations with our Distinguished Lecturers and reminders for SLURP.

2023-2024 Academic Year: Distinguished Lecturers Visiting for Breakfast Club

Julie Phillippi, U of Pittsburgh (Oct 12)
James De Lemos, UTSW (Oct 19)
Katherine Yutzey, U of Cincinnati (Dec 7)
Ken Campbell, U of Kentucky (Dec 14)
Michael Ostap, U Penn (Jan 18)
Kevin Donahue, Umass (Jan 25)
Sylvia Blemker, U of Virginia (Feb 29)
Fatima Rodriguez, Stanford (Mar 14)
Lee Eckhardt, Wisconsin (Mar 21)
Eric Valasquez, Yale (Apr 18)
Bill Lehman, Boston U (Apr 25)
Brian Glancy, NIH NHLBI (May 2)

Åsa Gustafsson, UCSD (May 9)
Andrew McCulloch, UCSD (May 16)

Józef Dulak, Poland (May 23)
Ken Taylor, Florida State (May 30)
Bill Pu, Harvard (Jun 20)

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