2010 Agenda

"Omics," Data Sharing, and Translational Research

Monday October 11, 2010

Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville

Check-in to Hotel
19:00 - 21:00
Reception with light fare and soft drinks. Cash bar.

Tuesday October 12, 2010


07:30 - 08:15
Breakfast buffet and set up posters
08:15 - 08:35
Welcome by
Barbara Alving, M.D., Director, NCRR
William Heetderks, Ph.D., Associate Director of Science, NIBIB
08:35 - 10:45
Workshop "Biomedical Technology Resources and Solving Problems in the Widespread Sharing of Scientific Raw Data"
Organized by Michael Weiner, M.D., Center for Imaging of Neurodegenerative Diseases, UCSF, and Olga Brazhnik, Ph.D., NCRR
  • Jim Ostell, Ph.D., National Library of Medicine, Data sharing from the NLM perspective
  • Nuno Bandeira, Ph.D., Center for Computational Mass Spectroscopy, UCSD, Sharing of molecular data
  • Arthur Toga, Ph.D., Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, UCLA, Sharing of imaging and clinical data
  • Deepak Singh, Amazon Web Services, Cloud computing
  • Nick Anderson, Ph.D., University of Washington, Data sharing by the CTSAs
  • Panel discussion with audience interaction (Speakers + Leslie Loew, Ph.D., UCHC).
  • Distribution of questionnaire to everyone in the audience. Purpose is to understand the views of the audience concerning data sharing, particularly what role Research Resources, the BTRCs, and the CTSAs should take concerning data sharing. Questionaire will be 1 page, and will be scored by staff during the conference. Results announced before the end of the conference.
10:45 - 11:00
Coffee Break and Beginning of Poster Session I
11:00 - 12:15
Poster Session I (1st half of presenters at posters)
12:15 - 13:30
Lunch, Poster Session Continues, Small Group Discussions
13:30 - 14:45
Poster Session II (2nd half of authors present)
14:45 - 15:30
Poster Session concludes, refreshments
15:30 - 17:30
Biomedical Technology Resources and Their Role in "Omics" Development
Organizer and Chair, Cathy Costello, Ph.D., Mass Spectrometry Research Resource, Boston University
  • Al Burlingame, Ph.D., Bio-Organic Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Resource, UCSF, Elucidation of O-Phosphorylation and O-GlcNAcylation pathways
  • Cathy Costello, Ph.D., Mass Spectrometry Resource for Biology and Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Proteomics for unraveling the mechanisms of disease
  • Phil Andrews, Ph.D., National Resource for Proteomics and Pathways, University of Michigan, Open Data in Proteomics
Take down posters
19:00 - 21:30
Dinner and Plenary Lecture
Robert Balaban, Ph.D., Scientific Director
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH

Wednesday October 13, 2010

Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville

07:30 - 08:00
Breakfast Buffet
08:00 - 09:30
Funding Instrumentation in a Challenging Economic Environment
  • NIH: Shared Instrumentation Grants (SIG) and High-End Instrumentation (HEI), Marjorie Tingle, Ph.D., NCRR
  • NSF Instrumentation Program
    • Kelsey Cook, Ph.D., Head of the CRIF:ID (Chemistry Research Instrumentation and Facilities: Instrument Development)
    • Cort Anderson, Ph.D., Instrument Development for Biological Research, Division of Biological Infrastructure, NSF
  • DOD University Research Instrumentation Program, Kurt T. Preston, Ph D, Chief, Environmental Sciences Division, Army Research Office
09:30 - 10:30
Establishing and Optimizing Interactions with Translational Research
Mark Chance, Ph.D., Case Western University
Reid Townsend, M.D., Ph.D., Washington University
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee and Open Discussion
11:00 - 12:00
Breakout for NCRR and NIBIB
12:00 - 12:15
Reports on Breakout, Other Issues
12:15 - 13:30
Lunch, Selection of Organizing Committee for 2011