Flavia A. Tejeda

ORCID #0000-0002-9942-7711Flavia A. Tejeda Peq
B.S., University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras
 
Academic Program
Ph.D. Cellular and Molecular
 
Department
Cellular and Molecular Biology
 
Presentations
Tejeda-Bayron F, Rivera-Aponte DE, Malpica-Nieves CJ, Maldonado-Martínez G, Hernández Y, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ. Upregulation of astrocytic GLT-1, ischemic stroke and sex as a variable.  Society for Neurocience. Chicago, IL (October 2019)
 
Tejeda F. Translational Activation of GLT-1 in astrocytes decreases the infarct size after focal ischemia. Fundación García Rinaldi. (July 2019)
 
Tejeda-Bayron F, Rivera-Aponte DE, Malpica-Nieves CJ, Maldonado-Martinez G, Hernandez Y, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ.Comparisons of the effect of upregulation of astrocytic GLT-1 on stroke-induced brain damage in male and female mice. Gordon Research Conference.  Ventura, CA (March 2019)
 
Malpica-Nieves CJ, Rivera-Aponte DE, Tejeda-Bayron F, Ríos-Otero D, Zayas-Santiago A, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN.  The Involvement of Polyamine Uptake and Synthesis Pathway in Neonatal Astrocyte Proliferation.  3rd Interdisciplinary Research Symposium. Caguas, PR (Feb 2019).
 
Tejeda F. Beneficial effects of a novel translational activator of glial glutamate transporters (GLT-1) on focal brain ischemia.  26th Puerto Rico Neuroscience Conference. Ponce, PR (December 2018)
 
Tejeda FA, Rivera-Aponte DE, Malpica-Nieves CJ, Hernández Y, Sktachkov SN, Eaton MJ.  Beneficial effects of a novel translational activator of glial glutamate transporter (GLT-1) on focal brain ischemia.  1st UCC Biomedical and Clinical Student and Resident Research Symposium: Breaking Barriers. Bayamón, PR (November 2018)
 
Tejeda FA, Rivera-Aponte DE, Malpica-Nieves CJ, Hernández Y, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ.  Translational activation of GLT-1 in astrocytes decreases the infarct size after focal ischemia.  2018 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting.  San Diego, CA (November 2018).
 
Tejeda F.  “The effects of a novel compound on ischemic stroke and comorbidities”.  2nd Symposium: Breaking Barriers Through Collaboration. Ponce, PR (May 2018)
 
Tejeda F. “Astrocytes, Glutamate Transport and Stroke”. SPINES 2017 Symposium. Woods Hole, MA (July 2017)
 
Tejeda F.  “Effects of a novel compound on stroke and comorbidities” 1st Symposium: Breaking Barriers Through Collaboration. San Juan, PR (May 2017)
 
Awards
March 2019
AAAs Meeting Travel Award – Selected to participate as a Career Development Fellow of the Yale  Ciencia Academy  by attending the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting