McCraw Departmental Lecture Series
The monthly departmental seminar series is named after the late Dr. Lynn W. McCraw who served as Professor and Chairperson of the department from 1958 to 1973. Click here for a summation of Dr. McCraw's various contributions.
When: 12-1 PM, fourth Friday of each month during the academic year
Where: Bellmont Hall 328
- This event is open to the public.
- Refreshments will be provided outside the lecture hall beginning at 11:45 AM.
- For more information contact Hiro Tanaka.
Spring 2013-2014 Schedule
"Communicating with low health literate audiences: education and persuasion"
Michael Mackert, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Advertising, University of Texas at Austin
"Sport and cold war"
Thomas Hunt, J.D., Ph.D., Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin
"The impact of persistent viral infections and physical exercise on the aging immune system"
Richard Simpson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Human Performance, University of Houston
"Coaching in the 21st century"
Charles Breithaupt, Ed.D., Executive Director, University Interscholastic League, University of Texas at Austin
"Reengineering growth factor signaling in ischemic disease"
Aaron Baker, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
"The naked mole-rat, a novel model for biomedical research"
Rochelle Buffenstein, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
"Plasma to Playground: Physical Activity and Cognitive Health in Children and Emerging Adults"
Darla Castelli, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin