2012 Agenda

Biomedical Technologies in Cardiovascular Disease

Wednesday March 28, 2012

Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville

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

Thursday March 29, 2012

Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville

07:30 - 08:15
Breakfast buffet and set up posters
08:15 - 08:30
Welcoming Remarks - Program Chair: Mark Ellisman, University of California, San Diego
  • Judith Greenberg, Acting Director, NIGMS
  • Bill Heetderks, Associate Director for Science, NIBIB
08:30 - 09:30
Plenary
  • Craig Malloy, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (P41 PI)
09:30 - 09:45
Break
09:45 - 11:45
Session I - Session Chair: Doug Sheeley, NIGMS/NCRR
  • Andrew McCulloch, University of California, San Diego
    Multi-scale modeling of the failing heart: From mouse to man
  • Pieter deTombe, Loyola University, Chicago
    Molecular model for characterizing the relationship between the extent of ventricular filling and pump function of the heart
  • Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Tufts University (P41 Center)
    New technologies for engineering cardiac tissue
  • Stan Opella, University of California, San Diego (P41 Center)
    The Structure of a GPCR (CXCR1): Relevance to the Beta-Adrenergic GPCR
11:45 - 12:00
Panel discussion on the value and impact of technology development
12:00 - 14:00
Lunch, Poster Session
14:00 - 16:00
Session II - Session Chair: Christina Liu, NIBIB
  • Rob MacLeod, University of Utah (P41 Center) Image-based management of atrial fibrillation
  • Ehud Schmidt, Harvard University (P41 Center) MRI Compatible 12-lead ECG and voltage-based device tracking
  • Catherine Costello, Boston University (P41 Center) Proteomics to characterize the cardiovascular impact of metabolic diseases
  • Allan Johnson, Duke University (P41 Center) MicroCT and MR on mouse models of cardiovascular disease
16:00 - 18:00
Poster Session
18:00
Take down posters
19:00 - 21:30
Dinner and Plenary Lecture - Program Chair: Mark Ellisman, University of California, San Diego
  • Michael Lauer, Director of the Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, NHLBI

Friday March 30, 2012

Location: Hilton Washington DC/Rockville

07:30 - 08:15
Breakfast Buffet
08:15 - 09:15
New PI Presentations - Session Chair: Doug Sheeley, NIGMS/NCRR
  • Richard Caprioli, Vanderbilt University (P41, PI)
    Imaging Mass Spectroscopy Resource at Vanderbilt University
  • Trey Ideker, University of California, San Diego (P41, PI)
    Resource for analysis, visualization, and integration of networks (RAVIN)
09:15 - 09:30
Coffee and Open Discussion
09:30 - 10:50
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Biomedical Technology Research Center Programs - Session Chair: Amy Swain, NIGMS/NCRR
  • Jerome R. Cox, Jr., MS, DSc, Washington University at St. Louis
    DRR* - The Early Days (*Division of Research Resources)
  • Keith Hodgson, Stanford University
  • Al Burlingame, University of California, San Francisco
11:00 - 12:00
Breakout
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch