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Research Day: Pilot Funding Programs at the Keck School of Medicine

February 7, 2018 : 1:45pm - 6:00pm PDT

Herklotz Seminar Room at Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute

Learn about pilot funding programs and hear from awardees!

Event Details

Learn about pilot funding programs and hear from awardees! SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE 1:45 PM  Welcome 1:47 - 2:20 PM  Session 1: Dean's Pilot Program Frank Attenello: MD, Systematic Evaluation of Critical Long Noncoding RNAs in Glioblastoma MigrationLucio Comai, PhD: Regulation of myoblast transcriptome by non-coding RNAs-SHARP complexesNuria Pastor-Soler, MD, PhD: Addressing the Consequences of Uninephrectomy after Kidney Donation2:20 - 2:45 PM  Session 2: SC CTSI Pilot Program Jennifer Dien Bard, PhD: Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Anaerobic Bacteremia in ChildrenMegan Herting, PhD: Near-roadway air pollution and brain-behavior risk factors for obesity in young adults2:35-2:55 PM  BREAK 2:55 - 3:30PM  Session 3: Wright and Baxter Funding Programs Denis Evseenko, MD, PhD: Novel Chondroinductive Molecule for Articular Cartilage RestorationLing Shao, MD, PhD: Regulation of the Canonical WNT Signaling Pathway by the Ubiquitin Editing Enzyme A20Ming Yu, PhD: Developing Clonal Analysis of Circulating Breast Tumor Cells3:30 - 4:15 PM  Session 4 Tiger Zhang, PhD (for RCLD): Role of PARP14 in HepatocarcinogenesisKinji Asahina, PhD (for ALPD/Cirrhosis): Identification and genesis of tumor-initiating stem cell-like cells in alcohol-promoted PDACWilliam Mack, MD (for SCEHSC): Airborne Particulate Matter from Vehicular Exhaust in the Setting of Acute StrokeErica Shoemaker (for Gehr): Addition of Clinical Care Coordinator to Improve Evaluation Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders4:15 - 4:25 PM   Session 5 David Freyer, OD & Kim Miller, PhD: Development of an interdisciplinary team to expand young adult cancer survivorship science at USC4:30 PM - 6:00 PM  Poster Session and Reviewer Appreciation Reception All attendees

Contact Information

Contact Dr. Juli Wu at&nbsp;<a href=""></a>&nbsp;for more information.&nbsp;

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.