Monthly newsletter: Read the latest issue
See the academic requirements for the College of Osteopathic Medicine
Find the information you need to conduct your research and academic studies
See KCU's beautiful campus
See faculty research interests
Join the KCU Alumni Facebook Group
Presentations in Academic Center AC 100, Live Broadcast in AC 200Check-in in Welcome Center, SAC
8 - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 - 8:50 a.m.
Welcome and Research UpdateJeffrey Joyce, PhD, Vice President for Research, Professor of Pharmacology and Microbiology, KCUMB
8:50 - 10:20 a.m.
Invited Presentation: The Roots of Osteopathic Spirituality: A.T. Still's Philosophical AnthropologyAmy Michelle DeBaets, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioethics, KCUMB
Research Symposium Competition - Betty Jo White, DO, FACOS, Prize for Research by Faculty
Platelet TDP-43: A Novel Signature Proein for Alzheimer's DiseaseAbdulbaki Agbas and Jessica SagePresenter: Abdulbaki Agbas, PhD, Associate Professor of Biochemistry, KCUMB Studies on the Neuronal Plasma Membrane Ca2+-ATPase in a Cellular Model of Parkinson’s DiseasePaul Ramlow, Tara Allen and Asma ZaidiPresenter: Asma Zaidi, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry, KCUMB Induction of Fetal Hemoglobin by Transcriptional Co-activator TSPYL1Flavia Costa, Haylna Fedosyuk, Renee Neades and Kenneth PetersonPresenter: Flavia Costa, PhD, Research Instructor, KCU
10:20 - 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, MD, PhD, Chair of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan School of Medicine
11:55 - 12:15 p.m.
Research Co-Chair Wrap up Flavia Costa, PhD, Research Instructor, KCUMB, and Steven Gustafson, DO, FCAP, FASCP, Assistant Professor of Pathology, KCUMB
12:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Box Lunch ServedPoster Competition and 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, PhDUMKC School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Biology
5:10 - 5:30 p.m.
Message from Marc Hahn, DO, FAOCA, President and CEO, KCUMB
5:30 - 5:45 p.m
Presentation of Betty Jo White, DO, FACOS, Prize for Research by Faculty
5:45 - 6 p.m.
Student Award PresentationsFirst Place Presenter: Norbert Seidler, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry, Chair, KCUMB
6 - 6:10 p.m.
Closing Remarks: Jeffrey Joyce, PhD, Vice President for Research, Professor, KCUMB
1750 Independence AvenueKansas City, Mo. 64106-14531-800-234-4847 | 816-654-7000