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The purpose of the annual Research Symposium is to provide an
opportunity for participants to share their current research and gain
recognition for outstanding research presentations.
This event also provides a venue to participate and gain exposure to
ongoing research across many fields of study, and facilitate
opportunities for inter-disciplinary discussion and collaboration.
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Abstracts Open: Sept. 15 Abstracts Due: Oct. 3Acceptance Notice: Oct. 17 Posters Due: Oct. 31
First-in-man Trial of Endogenous Immunotherapy: Reconstructing the Brain Innate and Adaptive Immune Systems to Eliminate Malignant Brain Tumors
Pedro Lowenstein, M.D., Ph.D. Richard C. Schneider Collegiate Professor Endowed Chair, Department of NeurosurgeryProfessor of Neurosurgery, Department of NeurosurgeryProfessor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Department of Cell and Developmental BiologySchool of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan| Biographical information | CV
Do Muscle and Bone Communicate Independent of Loading?
Lynda Bonewald, Ph.D.Vice Chancellor for Translational and Clinical ResearchCurators’ Professor, Lee M. and William LefkowitzProfessor, Director, UMKC-CEMTDirector, Bone Biology Research Program in the UMKC School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Biology| Biographical information | CV
2 - 4 p.m.
Poster Setup and Badge Pickup
8 - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 - 8:50 a.m.
Welcome and Research UpdateJeffrey Joyce, Ph.D., Vice President for Research, Professor, KCUMB
8:50 - 10:10 a.m.
10:10 - 10:40 a.m.
10:40 - 11:55 a.m.
First-in-man Trial of Endogenous Immunotherapy: Reconstructing the
Brain Innate and Adaptive Immune Systems to Eliminate Malignant Brain
Pedro Lowenstein, M.D., Ph.D. School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
11:55 - 12:15 p.m.
Research Co-Chair Wrap up Flavia Costa, Ph.D., Research Instructor, and Steven Gustafson, D.O., FCAP, FASCP, Assistant Professor, Pathology
12:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Box Lunch ServedPoster CompetitionPoster Judging
3 - 4 p.m.
Small Round Table Discussion with Keynote and Local Speakers, SAC 204-206
4 - 5 p.m.
Do Muscle and Bone Communicate Independent of Loading?Lynda Bonewald, Ph.D.UMKC School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Biology
5:10 - 5:30 p.m.
Message from Marc Hahn, D.O., FAOCA, President and CEO, KCUMB
5:30 - 5:45 p.m
Presentation of Betty Jo White, D.O., FACOS, Prize for Research by Faculty
5:45 - 6 p.m.
Student Award PresentationsFirst Place Presenter: Norbert Seidler, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, Chair, KCUMB
6 - 6:10 p.m.
Closing Remarks: Jeffrey Joyce, Ph.D., Vice President for Research, Professor, KCUMB
To be eligible to submit an abstract, you must be a:
Important: Changes will not be allowed after the final submission date of Oct. 3. Presenters will be notified by email by Oct. 17 if their research abstract has been accepted. Presenters and mentors will be required to R.S.V.P. to the abstract acceptance email.
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