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Celebrating 100 Years of Healing, Discovery and Education

Agenda

Friday, October 5, 2012

8:30am – 12:30pm Pre-Meeting (670 Albany Street, X Building, Room 714/715)

New Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Retreat

8:30-8:35
Introductory notes, Katya Ravid, Evans Center Director, and David Coleman, Chair, Department of Medicine

8:35-9:25
Rudolph Jaenisch, Professor of Biology, Whitehead Institute , MIT on
“Cellular Reprogramming: Are We on the Brink of Treating Parkinson, Diabetes and
Other Diseases? Facts, hypotheses, unresolved issues”

9:30-11:00
10-minute presentations by Evans Center ARC directors (8
presentations): “Milestones in Interdisciplinary Research and Discovery”

11:00-11:15
Andrei Ruckenstein, BU Vice President and Associate Provost for
Research “Interdisciplinary Research at BU: Highlights”

11:15-12:10
Round Table Discussions (faculty and trainees); insights by/ moderators: Katya Ravid: Ronald Corley, Associate Provost for Research, BUMC

12:10-12:45
Festive Lunch

 

1:00pm - 3:30pm Symposium (670 Albany Street)

Looking Back and Forward

1:00 Welcome
David Coleman, MD, FACP, John Wade Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine,
Boston University School of Medicine, Physician-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center

1:00 Welcome
Kate Walsh, CEO of Boston Medical Center

1:30 Welcome
Karen Antman, MD, Dean, School of Medicine Provost, Medical Campus

 

Changes In Clinical Research and Treatments

**2:00
Charles Darwin, Charles River Campus, the Medical and Evans Centers:Looking Forward
Katya Ravid, DSc/PhD, Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry,
Boston University School of Medicine, Founding Director of Evans Center
for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

**2:30
A Journey to the Antigen and Beyond: An Evans Odyssey
David J. Salant, MD, Chief of the Renal Section, Professor of Medicine at Boston University

**3:00
Next Generation Regeneration: Stem Cells and the Pursuit of Personalized Medicine
Darrell Kotton, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Boston University School of Medicine, and Co-Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Boston University and Boston Medical Center

Faculty Moderator, David Coleman, MD, FACP, John Wade Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Physician-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center

3:30
Campus tours
Shapiro Ambulatory Building, Research Buildings, Student Residence, NEIDL

4:30 Section and residency socials

 

Saturday, October 6, 2012

9:00-11:00 Symposium (670 Albany Street)

History of the Evans Foundation

9:00
Introduction Harry Gavras, MD, Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Wilkins Visiting Professor Lecture

9:05
The Evans: A Century of Challenges and Successes
Aram V. Chobanian, MD, President Emeritus, Boston University, Dean Emeritus of the School of Medicine

 

Training Clinicians in an Urban Healthcare Environment

**10:00
The American Journey to Health Equity
Louis W. Sullivan, MD, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, 1989-1993 President Emeritus, Morehouse School of Medicines

**10:20
Medical Education: Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution
Catherine R. Lucey, MD, Vice Dean for Education, UCSF School of Medicine

Faculty Moderator: Gopal Yadavalli,, MD, DOM Program Director,
Boston University School of Medicine

**11:00-2:00
Display and Judging Research Posters (Hiebert Lounge)

 

2:00-5:00 Symposium (670 Albany Street)

Creating a Sustainable Healthcare System

**2:00
Non-Clinical Influences on Physician’s Clinical Decisions
Stephen Davidson, PhD, Professor BU School of Management

**2:20
Creating a Sustainable Healthcare System
JudyAnn Bigby, MD, Massachusetts Secretary of Health and Human Services

Faculty Moderator: Jeffrey Samet, MD, Section Chief, General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

**3:00
Introduction
David Coleman, MD, FACP, John Wade Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Physician-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center

 

Ingelfinger Visiting Professor Lecture

**3:10
A Big Data Approach to Better Understanding, Diagnosing, and Treating Disease
Eric Schadt, PhD, Chairman and Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Director, Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

**4:00
Personalized Medicine and Drug Development: Time for a New Paradigm
Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD, Chairman, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

**4:20
Fulfilling the Promise: From Mouse to Man
Susan Shurin
, Deputy Director of National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Faculty Moderator: Vasan Ramachandran, MD, Section Chief of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Boston University School of Medicine

7:00
Gala Dinner
John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse, One Courthouse Way, Boston, MA 02210
Recognition of past chairs, donors, award winners

 

** Refers to "Eligible for CME Credit"