JABSOM Biomedical Sciences and Health Disparities Symposium

University of Hawai'i
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Sullivan Conference Center, UH Cancer Center
651 Ilalo Street Honolulu, Hawai'i
April 15, 16, 17, 2015

SCHEDULE

DAY 1 April 15, 2015

8:45-9:00

Setup for Poster Session 1

9:00-11:30

Poster Session 1– Sullivan Conference Center
Divisions: Graduate Students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, Research Associates

11:30-11:45

The Miyawaki Family "Trainee in Neuroscience" Award MEB auditorium
Award Presentation by Mariana Gerschenson, PhD
James L. Lawrence, Awardee
MEB auditorium

12:00-1:00

Windsor Cutting Endowed Lectureship MEB auditorium
David A. Relman, MD
Thomas C. and Joan M. Merigan Professor of Medicine and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University
Co-Director of the Center for International Security and Cooperation
Chief of Infectious Diseases, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System
Chair, Forum on Microbial Threats at the Institute of Medicine (National Academy of Science)

"Peace at home: Stability and resilience in the human microbiome"

12:45-1:00

Setup for Poster Session 2

1:00-3:30

Poster Session 2- Sullivan Conference Center
Divisions: Graduate Students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, Research Associates

DAY 2 April 16, 2015

8:45-9:00

Setup for Poster Session 3

9:00-11:30

Poster Session 3- Sullivan Conference Center
Divisions: Faculty, Residents, Medical Students, Fellows,
Post-Doctoral Fellows, Researchers

DAY 3 April 17, 2015

10:00-10:30

Peter Hoffmann
Professor, Cell and Molecular Biology Department
"Inflammation: a double-edged sword"

10:30-11:00

Michelle Tallquist, PhD
Associate Professor, Center for Cardiovascular Research
"Understanding fibroblast function in tissue homeostatis and disease"

11:00-11:30

Olivier LeSaux, PhD
Professor, Cell and Molecular Biology Department
Vascular calicification: lessons from disease models

11:30-12:45

Lunch Break

12:45-1:00

Setup for Poster Session 4

1:00-3:30

Poster Session 4 - Sullivan Conference Center
Division: Undergraduate Students