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Research Retreat Poster

Retreat Agenda 

8:00 a.m.

Registration/Poster Check-in and Poster Hanging
Turner Auditorium Concourse

8:30 a.m.

Director's Welcome/Opening Remarks
Turner Auditorium

Mark Anderson, MD, PhD

Director, Department of Medicine

8:45 a.m.

Whiting School of Engineering Dean’s Opening Remarks
Turner Auditorium

T.E. “Ed” Schlesinger, PhD

Dean, Whiting School of Engineering

9:00 a.m.

Keynote Speaker
Turner Auditorium

Leroy Hood, MD, PhD

Chief Strategy Officer & Co-Founder, Institute for Systems Biology
Senior Vice President & Chief Science Officer, Providence Health & Services

“How Technology, Big Data and Systems Approaches Are Transforming 21st Century Healthcare”

10:00 a.m.

"Think Big Panel"
Tuner Auditorium

Moderator: Antony Rosen, MBCHB

10:45 a.m.

JH Technology Ventures
Turner Auditorium

Christy Wyskiel, MBA

Senior Adviser for Enterprise Development

10:55 a.m.

Introducing the Center for BioEngineering Innovation & Design (CBID)
Turner Auditorium

Youseph Yazdi, PhD

Executive Director, CBID

11:05 a.m.

Department of Art as Applied to Medicine
Turner Auditorium

Corinne Sandone, MA, CMI

Director, Department of Art as Applied to Medicine
Director, Graduate Program in Medical and Biological Illustration

11:15 a.m.

Vice Char Presentations
Turner Auditorium

Gregory Kirk, MD, MPH, PhD & Brian O’Rourke, PhD

Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research & Vice Chair for Basic and Translational Research

11:30 a.m.

Poster Session (odd numbers)

12:30 p.m.

Lunch and Exhibits (CBID 2018 Projects)

1:30 p.m.

Poster Session (even numbers)

2:30 p.m.

Mentoring Awards
Tilghman Auditorium

The David M. Levine Excellence in Mentoring Award

Presenter:  David M. Levine, MD

The Frederick L. Brancati Excellence in Mentoring Award

Presenter:  TBD

2:45 p.m.

Basic Clinical and Engineering Research Awards
Tilghman Auditorium

Medicine Presenters:  Gregory Kirk, MD, MPH, PhD and Brian O’Rourke, PhD
Engineering Presenter:  TBD

3:00 p.m.

Presentations by Basic Faculty, Clinical Faculty and Engineering Faculty Award Winners
Tilghman Auditorium

3:55 p.m.

Retreat closing
Tilghman Auditorium

4:00 p.m.

Poster removal

Please direct general questions to the Retreat Co-chairs, Enid Neptune (Medicine), Peter Abadir (Medicine) or Larry Nagahara (Engineering) and administrative questions regarding poster submissions and requirements, mentoring awards, retreat registration, etc., to


You must register by the registration deadline in order to receive a lunch ticket at check-in on the day of the event. Registrations occurring after the deadline or on-site the day of the event, will not qualify for a lunch ticket.

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