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Program

University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery
9th Annual Research Summit: The New Frontier

AM

7:30 Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks, The Marquee

  • Samuel Poore, MD, PhD, Program Co-Chair
  • Robert Redfield III, MD, Program Co-Chair

8:15 UW Department of Surgery Research Talks
Four 10-minute talks each followed by 5-minute Q&A

  • Carla Pugh, MD, PhD
  • Susan Pitt, MD, MPHS
  • Angela Gibson, MD, PhD
  • Dai Yamanouchi, MD, PhD

9:15 Coffee Break, Poster Viewing and Judging, Varsity Hall
If you are presenting a poster, we encourage you to stand by your poster
during this time to answer any questions that may arise.

10:15 Invited Speaker, The Marquee

  • Jo Handelsman, PhD
    Director, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID),
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Professor, Plant Pathology, Systems Biology
    Appointed by President Barak Obama as the Associate Director for Science at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, where she served for three years until January 2017.

11:00 Top Six Abstract Presentations
7 minutes + 3 minutes Q&A

12:00 Lunch & Poster Viewing and Judging, Varsity Hall
If you are presenting a poster, we encourage you to stand by your poster
during this time to answer any questions that may arise.

PM

1:30 Invited Speaker, The Marquee

  • Paul Cederna, MD
    Chief, Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan
    Robert Oneal Collegiate Professor of Plastic Surgery
    Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

2:30 Coffee and Ice Cream Break
If you are presenting a poster, we encourage you to stand by your poster
during this time to answer any questions that may arise.

3:00 UW Department of Surgery Research Talks
Four 10-minute talks each followed by 5-minute Q&A

  • Dixon Kaufman, MD, PhD
  • David Francis, MD
  • Samuel Poore, MD, PhD
  • Corrine Voils, PhD

4:00 Research Update, The Marquee

  • Rebecca Minter, MD Chair, Department of Surgery

4:45 Closing and Announcement of Research Prize and “Cool Science Image” Contest winners

YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN AN AWARD. There will be no exceptions. If you win an award but are not present, the award will be given to the runner-up.

5:00 Reception (located in the lounge area just outside Varsity Hall at Union South)


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