Symposium Details

Francois M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center 4th Annual Symposium

ACRC faculty, staff and trainees are invited to the 4th Annual Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center Symposium

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

9:00 am – noon Poster Session, MERF Atrium
Noon – 1:00 pm ACRC Symposium / Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series/ IM Grand Rounds Speaker
Christine Seidman, MD
Thomas W. Smith Professor of Medicine and Genetics
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Presentation title: Genetics of Cardiomyopathy: Getting to the Heart of the Matter
Prem Sahai Auditorium
1:00 – 2:00 pm Luncheon, MERF Atrium
2:00 – 4:00 pm Trainee oral abstract presentations, 1459PBDB
4:00 pm ACRC and Molecular and Cellular Biology guest speaker:
Kathy Griendling, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Emory University
Poldip2 and Vascular Disease”
Kelch Conference Room, 1289CBRB

Friday, March 31st, 2017

8:30 – 11:30 am Cardiac Resuscitation and Imaging Scientific Session in memory of Richard E. Kerber, MD  with guest speakers: 
Dianne Atkins, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Iowa
Laurie Morrison, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto
Clifton Callaway, MD, PhD, Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Myron Wiesfeldt MD, Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Medical Alumni Auditorium, E311GH
1:00 – 2:00 pm Hypertension Center guest speaker:
Theodore Kurtz, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
“How Does NaCl Make the Blood Pressure Go Up? It’s Not What You’ve Been Told by Either the Renal Physiologists or Molecular Geneticists”
Kelch Conference Room, 1289CBRB
(lunch served)

Faculty, Staff and Students invited to attend

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