Pilot Symposium – April 2019

As part of the Boston University Innovation week, the BU-CTSI held a Pilot Symposium event where past Pilot Awardees spoke about their projects and the role of the Pilot Award in their research.

Please click on the links below to view the presentations:


Frederick Ruberg, MD – Director, BU-CTSI Pilot Program:  Introduction 

Elisha Wachman, MD (BUSM Pediatrics):  Identifying Clinical and Genetic Contributors to Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Lou Awad, PhD, DPT (Sargent College):  Neuromotor Recovery Laboratory

Finn Hawkins, MBBCh (BUSM Medicine):  Precision Medicine for CF

Victoria Herrera, MD (BUSM, Cardiovascular Institute):  From CTSI Pilot Grant to Novel Targeted Therapy for:  Pancreatic Cancer & Neutrophil-Driven Tissue Injury (Currently not available for publication)