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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
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