2015 Cardiovascular Research Day

  

18th Annual Gill Heart Institute Cardiovascular Research Day

October 2, 2015

Lexington Convention Center 

Congratulations to our Poster Presentation Award Winners. 

Staff

2nd place - $250 

Adrien Mann

 

1st Place - $500

Travis Sexton, PhD

Undergraduate

1st Place - $300 

Julie Vandra

Graduate Student

3rd Place - $100

Kristen Andres

 

2nd Place - $250

Scott Thalman

 

1st Place - $500

Robert Helsley   

Fellow

2nd Place - $250

Prabha Nagareddy, PhD

 

Stew Whiteman Award

Rebecca Schugar, PhD

 

  Schedule of the Day 

Trainee Presentations

  

 Keynote Speaker

 

 

Gary Gibbons, MD
Director, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
at the National Institutes of Health
Charting our Future Together: Setting an agenda for the NHLBI

 

Featured Speakers

                                                          

 

Peter Tontonoz, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David Geffen School of Medicine Dean's Scholar
University of California, Los Angeles
Nuclear Control of Lipid Metabolism

 

 

 

Mike Snyder, PhD
Professor and Chair Genetics
Director, Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine
Co-Principal Investigator at Center for Personal Dynamic Regulomes
Stanford University
Personalized Medicine:  Analysis of Complex Disease Using Integrative Omics

 

Events of the Day: 

  • Scientific Sessions including Trainee Presentations and Featured Speakers
  • Lunch with a Featured Speaker
  • Judged Poster Presentations
  • Networking Reception and Dinner
  • Awards Presentations including cash prizes for best poster presentations in each of 4 categories, Staff, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Graduate Student, and Undergraduate Student
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