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Wednesday, June 5, 2019
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Francis Collins, NIH
Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15 AM - 9:35 AM Dana Pe'er, Sloan Kettering Institute
The Emergent Landscape of the Mouse Gut Endoderm at Single-Cell Resolution
9:35 AM - 9:55 AM Deepika Mohan, University of Pittsburgh
How Do Doctors Think? Using Video Games to Modify Physician Decision Making
9:55 AM - 10:15 AM Alexander Gimelbrant, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
How to Reactivate Silenced Alleles in Genes with Monoallelic Expression
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM Break
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM Amy Palmer, University of Colorado
Regulation of Cell Signaling by Zinc Dynamics
10:55 AM - 11:15 AM Gabriel Lander, The Scripps Research Institute
Investigating the Mechanisms of Molecular Motors with Cryo-EM
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM Michael Angelo, Stanford University
High Dimensional Imaging of Human Tissue Using MIBI-TOF
11:35 AM - 12:00 PM Photo shoot for all awardees
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch (on your own)
1:30 PM - 1:50 PM Mala Murthy, Princeton University
Neural Mechanisms for Dynamic Acoustic Communication
1:50 PM - 2:10 PM Chenxiang Lin, Yale University
DNA-Nanotechnology Enabled Membrane Engineering
2:10 PM - 2:30 PM Christine Hendon, Columbia University
High Resolution of the Heart by Optical Coherence Tomography
2:30 PM - 2:50 PM Sheng Zhong, University of California, San Diego
Cell-Free RNA in a Single Droplet of Human Serum Reflects Physiologic and Disease States
2:50 PM - 3:10 PM Weian Zhao, University of California, Irvine
Targeting Biophysical Cues to Study, Diagnose, and Treat Cancer
3:10 PM - 5:00 PM Poster session & meeting appointments with NIH staff (concurrent)
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Networking event
Thursday, June 6, 2019
8:30 AM - 8:40 AM Remarks
8:40 AM - 8:50 AM Ravi Basavappa, NIH
HRHR Program Update
8:50 AM - 9:10 AM Gregor Neuert, Vanderbilt University
Quantitative Understanding of Single Cell Responses to Kinetic Pathway Stimulation
9:10 AM - 9:30 AM Mark Andermann, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Reactivation of Salient Experiences in Association Cortex Links Cues to Outcomes
9:30 AM - 9:50 AM Gwendalyn Randolph, Washington University
Altered Lymphatic Transport and Metabolism of Chylomicrons in Crohn's Disease
9:50 AM - 10:10 AM Amanda Randles, Duke University
Simulating Hemodynamics in the Human Vasculature on the Systemic Scale at Cellular Resolution
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM Leonard Lipovich, Wayne State University
Forward and Reverse Genetics Identifies Primate-Specific Long Non-Coding RNA Genes as Contributors to and Therapeutics Targets in Cancer and Diabetes
10:50 AM - 11:10 AM Hu Cang, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Expansion Microscopy Reveals a Fibrous Scaffold of Human Chromosomes
11:10 AM - 11:30 AM Chang Liu, University of California, Irvine
Synthetic Genetic Systems for Rapid Mutation and Continuous Evolution In Vivo
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM Ramsey Badawi and Simon Cherry, University of California, Davis
EXPLORER: Initial Human Studies from the First Medical Scanner That Simultaneously Captures 3-D Images of the Entire Human Body
11:50 AM - 12:10 PM Cato Laurencin, University of Connecticut
Regenerative Engineering: Convergence of Material Importance
12:10 PM - 1:40 PM Lunch (on your own)
1:40 PM - 2:00 PM Nancy Allbritton; Scott Bultman; Shawn Gomez; and Scott Magness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Development of Human Intestinal Simulacra
2:00 PM - 2:20 PM Steven Schiff, Pennsylvania State University
Control of the Neonatal Septisome and Hydrocephalus in Sub-Saharan Africa
2:20 PM - 2:40 PM Daniel Jarosz, Stanford University
Remembering the Past: A New Form of Protein-Based Inheritance
2:40 PM - 3:00 PM Robert Judson-Torres, University of Utah
The Recreationally Used "Barbie Drug", Melanotan II, Induces Aggressive Behavior in Human Melanoma Cells
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Poster session & meeting appointments with NIH staff (concurrent)
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Happy hour
Friday, June 7, 2019
8:30 AM - 8:50 AM Michael McAlpine, University of Minnesota
3D Printed Nano-Bionic Organs
8:50 AM - 9:10 AM Denise Montell, University of California, Santa Barbara
Near Death Experiences at the Cellular Level
9:10 AM - 9:30 AM Marie Bragg, New York University
Does Racially Targeted Food Advertising Work? Black Adolescents Show Stronger Preferences for Racially Congruent Food Ads Than White Adolescents
9:30 AM - 9:50 AM Rafii Shahin, Weill Cornell Medicine
Programming Adaptable Human Vascular Niche Cells for Organotypic Stem Cell Regeneration
9:50 AM - 10:10 AM Break
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM Wendell Lim, University of California, San Francisco
Redesigning the T Cell
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM Chenghua Gu, Harvard Medical School
Molecular Mechanisms Governing the Function of the Blood-Brain Barrier
10:50 AM - 11:10 AM Sarah Cobey, University of Chicago
Natural and Artificial Selection on Influenza Viruses
11:10 AM - 11:30 AM Andrew Goodwin, University of Colorado
In Search of In Vivo Biopsy: Studies in Stimulus-Responsive Colloids for Biosensing
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM Sanjay Jain, Johns Hopkins University
Bugs, Drugs and the Local Milieu: Using Molecular Imaging to Gain New Insights
11:50 AM - 12:00 PM Closing remarks
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Informal opportunities for awardee networking


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