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See photos from the 2013 Research Symposium.
Faculty and students gathered Nov. 21-22, 2013, to share their own
research initiatives and learn from others in the field during the 22nd
annual KCU Research Symposium, which focused on the theme of
“Population Health: The Impact of Translational Research.”
More than 50 research abstracts were presented during the symposium, some as oral research presentations and others as part of a poster session. Bill Balke, MD, program director for the University of California San Francisco’s Philippines-California Advanced Research Institute, gave the keynote address.
Select the type/category below to see a full listing of abstracts:
Winner of the Norbert W. Seidler, PhD Prize for Research First place: John Frey A Role for Raptor Phosphorylation in the Mechanical Activation of mTOR Signaling | Read abstractSecond place: Eric Czer Unexpected Anatomical Variations of the Anterior Talofibular Ligament | Read abstract Third place: Kenna Schnarr Investigation of the Role of Carcinoma-Associated Fibroblasts in Tumor Angiogenesis | Read abstractWinner of the Betty Jo White, DO, Prize for Research,Presented to: Eric Czer Unexpected Anatomical Variations of the Anterior Talofibular Ligament | Read abstract
Bill Balke, MD Professor in Residence, Director Clinical Research Services CTSI, UCSF School of Medicine | Biographical information | CV
Marco Brotto, BSN., MS, PhD MUBIG Director and Skeletal Muscle Research,Dale & Dorothy Thompson Missouri Endowed Professor of Nursing Research Professor of Nursing, Medicine & Biological SciencesUMKC School of Nursing | CV
Time: 8-8:30 a.m.Event: Breakfast and opening remarks
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Event: Keynote Speaker: Marco Brotto, BSN., MS, PhD MUBIG, Director and Skeletal Muscle Research Dale & Dorothy Thompson Missouri Endowed Professor of Nursing Research, Professor of Nursing, Medicine & Biological Sciences, UMKC School of Nursing
Time: 9:30 a.m.Event: Awards and Final Remarks
Schedule change notification: Poster set-up has been changed to also include the following date and time: 3-4 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20, in Strickland Education Pavilion (SEP).
Event: Poster set-upLocation: Strickland Education Pavilion (SEP), Room 220
Event: Light breakfastLocation: Classroom A and B (Annex) and Ricci Auditorium, SEP
Speakers will be presenting in Ricci Auditorium and Classroom B, and the event will be simulcast in Classroom A and B and Ricci Auditorium (as needed). Due to space constraints, please find your location for the presentations below:
Time: 8:30-8:40 a.m.Event: Welcome message Presented by: Jeffrey Joyce, PhD,Vice President of Research, KCU | Read bio information Time: 8:40-8:50 a.m.Event: University updatesPresented by: Marc B. Hahn, DO, President and Chief Executive Officer, KCU | Read bio informationTime: 8:50-10:10 a.m.Event: Faculty Presentations (10-20 minutes each)Time: 10:10-10:40 a.m.Event: Break Time: 10:40 a.m. - NoonEvent: Keynote address, question-and-answer sessionPresented by: Keynote Speaker: Bill Balke, MD Professor in Residence, Director Clinical Research Services CTSI, UCSF School of MedicineTime: Noon-12:15 p.m. Event: Research Symposium Chair wrap-upPresented by: Flavia Costa, PhD
Lunch will be served in Strickland Education Pavilion (SEP) atrium and the Annex foyer.
Time: 12:15-2:30 p.m.Event: Poster session Location: SEP 220
Time: 3-4 p.m.
Event: Q & A with keynote speaker - Registration requiredPresented by: Keynote Speaker: Bill Balke, MD Professor in Residence, Director Clinical Research Services CTSI, UCSF School of Medicine
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