Monday, April 24, 2023

Meeting
Room

7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Registration

 

8:00 am – 8:30 am

Welcome and CSCTR Annual Business Meeting

 

8:30 am – 10:30 am

MWAFMR Career Development Workshop

Moderator:
Jeffrey Salomon, MD
Pediatric Critical Care Physician, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Speakers:

Jesse Davidson, MD
Associate Medical Director, Children's Hospital Colorado Research Institute/Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Ajay K. Jain, MD
Pediatric Gastroenterologist at Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center/Medical Director of Pediatric Liver Transplantation at Saint Louis University

Frederick G. Hamel, PhD
Associate Chief of Staff for Research, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Professor of Internal Medicine, Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience, UNMC

 

10:30 am – 10:45 am

Break

 

10:45 am – 12:30 pm

New Investigator Session

Moderator:
Suthat Liangpunsakul, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine

Presenters:

AFMR Henry Christian Awardee
Outstanding Young Investigator
Featured New Investigator
2022 Early Career Development Awardees
Patricia Bloom, MD, University of Michigan
Shuai Li, MD, PhD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Rachel Reinert, MD, PhD, University of Michigan
Nathan Schoettler, MD, PhD, University of Chicago
Zhihong(Joe) Yang, PhD, Indiana University School of Medicine
 

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch

 

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Department Chair Session

Session Chair:
Michelle Kang Kim, MD, PhD
Chair of the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition with Cleveland Clinic’s Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute

Junior Investigators
Nicole Welch, MD
Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Cleveland Clinic

Claire Jansson-Knodell, MD
Gastroenterology Fellow at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Katherine A. Falloon, MD
Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition Cleveland Clinic

 

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Break

 

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Cardiology/Pulmonary Lecture

Moderator:
Steven Dudek, MD
Professor of Medicine, University Illinois at Chicago

Speaker:

Mario Castro, MD
Professor of Medicine, Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research, Department of Medicine, Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at University of Kansas Medical Center

 

3:45 pm – 5:00 pm

Poster Session and Opening Reception

5:00 pm – 5:10 pm

Break

 

5:10 pm  – 6:10 pm

Max Miller Lecture in Diabetes Research

Moderators:
Dawn Belt Davis, MD, PhD
Professor University of Wisconsin – Madison

Terry G. Unterman, MD
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, University of Illinois at Chicago

Speakers:

The Ailing and Diabetic Beta Cell in Type 1 Diabetes: Insights from a Trip to the ER
Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD, MS
Eli Lilly Foundation Professor of Pediatric Diabetes
Director, Indiana University Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases (CDMD)
Diabetes Program Director, Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Director of the Indiana Diabetes Research Center Islet and Physiology Core
Staff Physician, RLR VAMC

Sexual dimorphism in metabolism: Estrogens in the brain
Pingwen Xu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine

 

Inflammation, Immunity, and Transplant Meeting

Moderator:
Suman Setty, MBBS, PhD
Professor, University of Illinois Chicago

Speakers:

Roslyn B. Mannon, MD
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Internal Medicine/Professor, Division of Nephrology/Nephrology Associate Chief of Research

Joseph R. Leventhal, MD, PhD
Fowler McCormick Professor of Surgery/Professor of Surgery (Organ Transplantation), Northwestern Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine

 

6:15 pm

Dinner (on your own)

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Meeting
Room

7:00 am – 2:30 pm

Registration

 

7:30 am – 9:00 am

Mentor Breakfasts
Topics:

  1. How to learn from and land leadership positions on Regional and National committees

  2. Becoming an independent investigator: Asking the right questions and funding your research

  3. Navigating authorship: Tips from behind the scenes of a journal

  4. Setting priorities: Communication and negotiation

  5. Identifying mentors and maintaining good mentor/mentee relationships

  6. The balancing act for women in medicine and science

  7. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Leaders in Science and Medicine

  8. Crisis Management: The Pandemic and Beyond, turning challenges into opportunities for growth
 

Attendee Breakfast

 

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Break

 

9:15 am – 10:15 am

AFMR Keynote Presentation

Moderator:
Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Speaker:

Michelle Kang Kim, MD, PhD
Chair of the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition with Cleveland Clinic’s Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute

 

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Break

 

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Symposium

Moderator:
Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Speakers:

Lisa Tussings-Humphreys, PhD, MS, RD
Associate Professor/Kinesiology and Nutrition/College of Applied Health Sciences University of Illinois Cancer Center

Nilay Shah, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Cardiology and Preventive Medicine, and general and preventive cardiologist in the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Lunch

 

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

Awards

 

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

CSCTR John B. Hickam Endowed Lecture

The John B. Hickam Endowed Lectureship was established in 1981 to honor John Hickam, President of CSCR in 1970.  At the time of his death in 1970, Dr. Hickam was Chair of Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine.  Dr. Hickam was internationally recognized in medical research, particularly in the areas of lung, heart and circulatory system diseases.  Dr. Hickam was also responsible for the administration of research programs, which established the Indiana University School of Medicine as one of the nation’s primary centers for research in heart disease.

Moderator:
Jerry A. Krishnan, MD, PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Population Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago

Speaker:

De-mystifying implementation science: A pragmatic guide
Russell Glasgow, PhD
Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine University of Colorado/Director, ACCORDS Dissemination and Implementation Science (D&I) Program

 

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Break

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Implementation Science Workshop

Russell Glasgow, PhD
Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine University of Colorado/Director, ACCORDS Dissemination and Implementation Science (D&I) Program

Mario Castro, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research, Department of Medicine, and Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at University of Kansas Medical Center

Robin Mermelstein, PhD
Professor of Psychology, Director, Institute for Health Research and Policy, and Assistan Dean, College of Medicine, University of Illinois Chicago

 

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Translational Science I: Implementation Science Poster Discussion

 

Translational Science Oral Session II: Cardiac, Renal, Endocrine/Metabolism, Gastroenterology, and Health Outcomes

 

Translational Science Oral Session III: Pulmonary/Critical Care, Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology/Immunology and Neurology

 

4:45 pm – 5:45 pm

Closing Reception