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: 1-125 Cancer & Cardiovascular Research Building*
Webcast URL:*
*Subject to change, check individual lecture info on calendar below.

Download the series schedule

LHI Lecture Series Calendar

Lecture Recordings

secure LHI Lecture Recordings are only available to those who have a University of Minnesota ID.

2018-2019 Recordings
September 12, 2018 Sam Dudley, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
September 19, 2018 Jop va Berlo, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
October 10, 2018 Brent French, PhD - University of Virginia
October 17, 2018 Mouse Genetics Laboratory (MGL) Core Facility - University of Minnesota
November 28, 2018 Sakthivel Sadayappan, PhD - University of Minnesota

2017-2018 Recordings
September 13, 2017 Samuel Dudley, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
September 20, 2017 Barry London, MD, PhD - University of Iowa
September 27, 2017 YingJie Chen, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
October 4, 2017 Evangelia Kranias, PhD - University of Cincinnati
October 11, 2017 Gunda Georg, PhD and Directors of the Institute for Therapeutics Discovery & Development - University of Minnesota
October 25, 2017 Robert Tranquillo, PhD - University of Minnesota
November 1, 2017 Junichi Sadoshima, MD, PhD - Rutgers
November 8, 2017 Alena Talkachova, PhD - University of Minnesota
November 29, 2017 John Elrod, PhD - Temple University
January 10, 2018 Brenda Ogle, PhD - University of Minnesota
January 24, 2018 Hesham Sadek, MD, PhD - UT Southwestern
January 31, 2018 Michael Kyba, PhD - University of Minnesota
February 14, 2018 Faqian Li, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
February 21, 2018 Richard Lee, MD - Harvard University
February 28, 2018 Bryce Binstadt, MD, PhD - University of Minnesota
April 4, 2018 Timothy O’Connell, PhD - University of Minnesota
April 11, 2018 Geoffrey Pitt, MD, PhD - Cornell University
May 2, 2018 Charles Murry, MD, PhD - University of Washington
May 23, 2018 Christopher Glembotski, PhD - San Diego State University
June 6, 2018 Stephen Archer, MD - Queen's University, Ontario
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