K30 Conference Schedule 2015-2016

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

Conference information is updated regularly.

September 15, 2015 Seminars in Human Investigation Vikram Arya, Ph.D., FCP
Senior Staff Fellow
Office of Clinical Pharmacology
Food and Drug Administration
Is Increase in Serum Creatinine Always Due to Renal Injury? Hamilton 505
September 22, 2015 Journal Club Jeremy Kaplan, MD A Randomized Controlled Trial to Compare the Efficacy and Safety Profile of Dexmedetomidine-Ketamine Combination with Propofol-Fentanyl Combination for ERCP College 205 Lunch
October 13, 2015 Seminars in Human Investigation Harris Rotman, PhD
Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs
Shire Pharmaceuticals
ProAmatine (Midodrine) -The Difficulties in Demonstrating Clinical Benefit Under Accelerated Approval Regulations Hamilton 505
October 20, 2015 Ethics Conference Maria Gubbiotti (MD/PhD candidate)
Barbar Bashir, MD
"Clinical Equipoise: An Ethical Critique of the Gonzales Protocol" Hamilton 505 Lunch
October 27, 2015 Departmental Research Seminars Bo Xiang (PhD Candidate) "Synergistic DNA-Adenovirus Prime-Boost Immunization Eliminates Metastatic Colorectal Cancer by Inducing High Avidity Effector CD8+T Cells College 205
November 10, 2015 Journal Club Sumit Kumar, MD Surgery Versus Nonsurgical Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Hamilton 505 Lunch
November 17, 2015 Seminars in Human Investigation Malidi Ahamadi, PhD
Associate Principal Scientist
Quantitative Pharmacology & Pharmacometrics
Merck & Co., Inc.
"Impact of Modeling and Simulation in Support of Decision Making in Drug Development" Curtis 218
November 24, 2015 Ethics Conference Daniel Machado (MD/PhD Candidate)
Duy Tran, PharmD
"Common Rule Changes to Reflect the New Landscape of Research Involving Human Subjects" College 205 Lunch
December 8, 2015 Seminars in Human Investigation Vijay Ivaturi, PhD
Research Assist. Prof.
University of Maryland
“Pharmacometrics based Dose Selection of Morphine in the treatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome” Hamilton 505
December 15, 2015 Departmental Research Seminars Jason Healy, PhD Anti-Tumor Activity and Sensitivity Evaluation of Novel BET Inhibitors in Neuroblastoma Hamilton 505
December 22, 2015 Journal Club Praveen Mehrotra, MD Isosorbide Mononitrate in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction College 205 Lunch
January 12, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation Dmitry I. Gabrilovich, MD, PhD
The Wistar Institute
Regulation of Myeloid Cell Differentiation in Tumors and its Implication for Therapeutic Targeting College 707
January 19, 2016 Ethics Conference Dante Merlino (MD/PhD Candidate)
Jeff Marbach,MD
Cancer Screening Campaigns - Getting Past Uninformative Persuasion Curtis 217
February 9, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation Peter Adamson, MD
Development of Targeted New Agents For Children with Cancer College 707
February 23, 2016 Ethics Conference Hyowon Choi (MD/PhD Candidate)
Haroon Shahid, MD
Sharing Clinical Trial Data Curtis 217
March 8, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation ASCPT NO CONFERENCE NO CONFERENCE NO CONFERENCE
March 15, 2016 Departmental Research Seminars Jason Moore, PharmD Pharmacokinetics of Vancomycin in Patients Receiving Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Curtis 217
March 22, 2016 Journal Club Kevin O'Hayer, MD Genome-Wide CRISPR Screen in a Mouse Model of Tumor Growth and Metastasis Curtis 217
April 12, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation Leslie Ain McClure, PhD
Professor and Chair Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Dornsife School of Public Health
Drexel University
Sample Size Re-Estimation: Is Bigger Always Better? College 707
April 19, 2016 Ethics Conference Shannon Haley (MD/PhD Candidate)   Curtis 217
May 3, 2015 Departmental Research Seminars Anindita Chowdhury, MD   Curtis 217
May 5, 2016 12th Annual Gruber Lecturer at Thomas Jefferson University Rachel F. Tyndale, PhD
Professor Pharmacology & Toxicology Psychiatry
Endowed Chair in Addictions Head
Pharmacogenetics Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
University of Toronto
"Pharmacogenomics: The Making and Unmaking of a Smoker" DePalma Auditorium
May 10, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation Hakon Hakonarson, MD, PhD
CHOP Center for Autism Research
The Future of Genomics Medicine College 707
May 24, 2016 Departmental Research Seminars Ankit Gupta, MD ICU resource utilization in patients admitted with Sepsis Curtis 217
June 14, 2016 Seminars in Human Investigation Glen Frick, MD   College 707
June 21, 2016 Ethics Conference Sofia Caldeira-Dantas Sumit Kumar, MD   Curtis 217
June 28, 2016 Journal Club Praveen Mehrotra, MD   Curtis 217

updated 20July2016