Department of Medicine

Clinical Pharmacology

Friday Journal Club (2017)


Journal Club meets on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. in Conference Room 300B located in R3, 3rd Floor.

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                          Date                                          Faculty                                              Fellow/PhD      Student     Title / Journal 
January 27 Sara Quinney Kimberly Burgess

Identification of microRNA Biomarker Candidates in Urine and Plasma from Rats with Kidney of Liver Damage 

DOI 10.1002/jat.3358

February 3 Tom Callaghan Brandon Gufford

Zombie - Outbreak Caused by the Synthetic Cannabinoid AMB-FUBINACA in New York. 

N Engl J Med 2017;376:235-42. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1610300

February 17 Ken Levy Ingrid Ferreira Metzger

Clinical inpact of pharmacogenetic profiling with a clinical decision support tool in polypharmacy home health patients:  A prospective pilot randomized controlled trial. 

PLOS ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0170905

March 3 David Jones Violeta Rodriguez Romero

Blood pressure and glycaemic effects of dapagliflozin versus placebo in patients with type 2 diabetes on combination antihypertensive therapy:  a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 study. 

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2016; 4: 211–20  DOI 10.1016/S2213-8587(15)00417-9

March 17 No Journal Club - ASCPT    
April 7 Eric Benson Abdullah Assiri

Limited Tumor Tissue Drug Penetration Contributes to Primary Resistance against Angiogenesis Inhibitors. 

Theranostics 2017, Vol. 7, Issue 2  doi: 10.7150/thno.16767

April 21 Jim Tisdale Marelize Swart

Effect of a Proposed Trastuzumab Biosimilar Compared With Trastuzumab on Overall Response Rate in Patients With ERBB2 (HER2)-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer  A Randomized Cllinical Trial 

JAMA. 2017;317(1):37-47 DOI 10.1000/jama.2016.18305

May 5 No Journal Club    
May 19 Brian Decker Cathy Fulton

Evolocumab and Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1615664

June 2 David Haas Tom DeLuca

Modelling of the cancer cell cycle as a tool for rational drug development:  A systems pharmacology approach to cyclotherapy 

PLoS Comput Biol 13(5): e1005529  DOI 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005529

June 16 Todd Skaar Tyler Shugg

Common Genetic Variant Risk Score is Associated With Drug-Induced QT Prolongation and Torsade de Pointes Risk  A Pilot Study 

Circulation. 2017;135:1300–1310 DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.023980

August 18 Zeruesenay Desta Ingrid Ferreira Metzger  
September 1 Brandon Gufford Alicia Teagarden  
September 15 Rich Bergstrom Cathy Fulton  
October 6 David Haas Elena Tomaselli  
October 20 Cancelled    
November 3 No Journal Club - Symposium    
November 17 Sara Quinney Kimberly Burgess  
December 1 Tom Callaghan Katie Hargreaves and Stephanie Liu  
December 15 David Jones Tom DeLuca