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The 1st Annual UCLA Children's Discovery and Innovation Institute Symposium:

Catalyzing Interactions in Child Health Research

Thursday, May 29, 2014

 

  

 Fellow research proposals and abstracts:

 First Year Fellows Research Proposals

Moira Breslin - Infection, Inflamation, Immunity  Jina Lim - Nutruition, Metabolism and Growth
Christopher Chyu - Heart  Jan Lindsay - Heart
Sumit Datta - Heart  Rupal Patel - Lung
Joanna Gell - Cancer and Regeneration  Megan, Pearl - Infection, Inflamation, Immunity
Leslie Kimura - Infection, Inflamation, Immunity  Paul Rodriguez - Brain, Behavior and Development
Kimberly Silva - Liver  Jennifer Sucre - Lung
Edward Talya - Infection, Inflamation, Immunity  Sabrina Thyle - Nutrition, Metabolism and Growth
Elizabeth VanDyne - Nutrition, Metabolism and Growth  

8:00-8:30 Continental Breakfast and Check-In
8:30-8:45 Welcome: A. Eugene Washington, M.D., MSc; UCLA Vice Chancellor and Medical School Dean
8:45-8:55 Introductory Remarks: Sherin Devaskar, M.D.; Executive Chair, Pediatrics and UCLA CDI Institute
8:55-10:00

NIH K12 Funded Child Health Research Center Development Awardees (External Reviewer: Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D.)

10:20-11:25 Theme I - Brain, Behavior and Development
11:25-12:00 Lunch
12:00-1:00 Invited Guest Speaker: Bruce Gelb, M.D. - The genetics of congenital heart disease: A long, dazed journey into clinic
1:00-2:05 Theme II - Cancer and Regeneration
2:25-3:30 Theme III - Infection, Inflammation and Immunity
3:30-4:35 Theme IV - Nutrition, Metabolism and Growth
4:35-5:00 Wine and Cheese Social (available until 6pm)
5:00-6:00 Poster Discussions
6:00-6:30 Continued Poster Viewing (on display all day)

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Additional Information contact: Candace J Wilkinson, Ph.D.  Scientific Officer cwilkinson@mednet.ucla.edu