K30 Conference Schedule 2013-2014

*All take place on Tuesday at noon unless otherwise specified.

Date Conference Presenter Title Location
August 13, 2013 Departmental Research Seminars Peter Chang, PhD Experimental and Modeling Approaches to Understand Cancer and Cancer Therapy.

College 203

September 10, 2013

Seminars in Human Investigation

Athena F. Zuppa, MD (CHOP)

Clinical Pharmacology and the Critically Ill Child.

College 203

September 24, 2013

Ethics Conference

M. Elena Rodriguez, MD, MSP

Pediatric Ethics. Curtis 218

October 1, 2013

Departmental Research Seminars

Scott Mintzer, MD

Metabolic Effects of Enzyme-Inducing Antiepileptic Drugs.

Curtis 218

October 8, 2013

Seminars in Human Investigation

Clayton Knox, MD, MBA
Associate Director, Clinical Research
Clinical Pharmacology and Oncology
Merck & Co.  
Clinical Development of a Novel Vasodilator:  Using Clinical Pharmacology to Enable Early Decision Making.

College 203

October 15, 2013

Journal Club

Harkirat Singh, MD

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Trial Comparing Rifaximin Plus Lactulose With Lactulose Alone in Treatment of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy.

College 203

October 22, 2013

Ethics Conference

Jascha Rubin, MD

The Ethics of the Placebo:  Perspectives in Oncology Research. Curtis 218

November 5, 2013

Departmental Research Seminars

Inna Chervoneva, PhD

Modified EMAX model for qRT-PCR dynamics with application to relative quantification of GUCY2C mRNA in the blood of colorectal patients.

Curtis 217

November 12, 2013

Seminars in Human Investigation

RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH 11TH

N/A

N/A

November 19, 2013

Journal Club

Beth Marek, PharmD

Gonadal Steroids and Body Composition, Strength, and Sexual Function in Men.

College 203

November 26, 2013

Ethics Conference

Egeria Lin, PhD

N/A

Curtis 218

December 3, 2013

Departmental Research Seminars

Sameh Gaballa, MD

A 2-Step Approach to Haploidentical Versus Matched Related Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT): Equivalent Early Immune Reconstitution with Comparable Outcomes.

Curtis 217

December 10, 2013

Special Seminar

Jason Healy, PhD

Pharmacological Characterization of Novel Opioid Receptor Ligands Aimed at Reducing the Development of Tolerance.

College 203

December 24, 2013

NO CONFERENCE

N/A

N/A

N/A

December 31, 2013

NO CONFERENCE

N/A

N/A

N/A

January 7, 2014

Departmental Research Seminars

Daniel Heitjan, PhD
University of PA
Real-time Prediction in Clinical Trials:  A Statistical History of REMATCH.

Curtis 217

January 14, 2014

Seminars in Human Investigation

Luis Eraso, MD

Role of Fetuin-A on Calcific Atherosclerotic Disease.

College 203

February 11, 2014

Seminars in Human Investigation

Wayne Bond Lau, MD

CTRPs, A Novel Therapeutic Target Against Myocardial Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury.

College 203

February 18, 2014

Journal Club

Ashwin Reddy Sama, MD

Adjuvant Treatments for Resected Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma:  A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis.

Curtis 217

February 25, 2014

Ethics Conference

Neil Palmisiano, MD

Information Overload: Disclosure of Genetic Mutations in the Era of Next Generation Sequencing.

Curtis 218

March 4, 2014

Departmental Research Seminars

Walter K. Kraft, MD

Sources of Information for Evidence Based Medicine.

Curtis 217

March 11, 2014

Seminars in Human Investigation

Deven V. Parmar, MD
Director of Clinical Development
Prolong Pharmaceuticals

Globilization of Clinical Trials:  Stipulation & Perceptibility.

College 203

March 18, 2014

Journal Club

Jeff Marbach, MD

Randomized Trial of Preventive Angioplasty in Myocardial Infarction.

Curtis 217

March 25, 2014

Ethics Conference

Toshimasa Okabe, MD

Is it a Patient’s Ethical Obligation to Donate Samples to Advance Medical Science?

Curtis 218

April 8, 2014

Seminars in Human Investigation

Wendy Comisar, PhD
Associate Principal Scientist
Merck & Co., Inc.
Use of Translational PK/PD to Set Standard of Care Benchmarks to Guide Discovery and Early Development.

College 203

April 15,2014

Journal Club

Benjamin Leiby, PhD

Association of Dietary, Circulating, and Supplement Fatty Acids with Coronary Risk.

Curtis 217

April 22, 2014

Ethics Conference Ricardo Restrepo, MD N/A

Curtis 218

May 6, 2014

Seminars in Human Investigation

James E. Barrett, PhD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Pharmacology & Physiology
Drexel University College of Medicine

Unfolding the Enigma of Sigma Pharmacology.

 

Curtis 217

May 13, 2014 Departmental Research Seminar Dennis M. Gross, PhD Drug Development Update/ Biosimilars. College 203
May 20, 2014 Journal Club Jason Healy, PhD Safety of Benzodiazepines and Opioids in Very Severe Respiratory Disease: National Prospective Study. Curtis 217
May 27, 2014 2014 Gruber Lecturer Howard McLeod, PharmD Pharmacogenomics:  Discovery is Necessary, but not Sufficient. Curtis 218
June 3, 2014 Departmental Research Seminar To be named    
June 10, 2014 Seminars in Human Investigation To be named    
June 17, 2014 Journal Club To be named    
June 24, 2014 Ethics Conference To be named