Sunday, March 1, 2020 Events

Events at The Westin Indianapolis

1:30 - 2:20 pm

Registration

2:30 - 2:40 pm

Welcome

Amelia Linnemann, PhD 
Assistant Professor
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Indiana University School of Medicine
Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases

2:45- 3:00 pm

Program Overview and Student Introduction

Sherry Annee
Teacher Committee Chair
3:00- 3:30 pm

Genetic Counseling 

Jen Ivanovich, PhD 

Assistant Professor
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University School of Medicine

Paula R. Delk, MS, LCGC
Director
Indiana University Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Indiana University School of Medicine
3:30- 4:00 pm

Career Journey
Gustavo Arrizabalaga, PhD
Professor                         
Director of Trainee Recruitment, Development and Diversity
Pharmacology & Toxicology                         
Microbiology & Immunology                             
4:00 - 4:30 pm

Table Discussion/Break

Sherry Annee
Teacher Committee Chair
4:30 - 5:00 pm

Science Focus 2019 – Precision Medicine

Melissa Fishel, PhD
Assistant Professor
Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Co-Leader, Pancreatic Cancer – Challenges and Solutions Working Group

5:00 - 5:30 pm

Break and Photos

5:30 Chromosome group photo
5:35 Virus group photo
5:40 DNA group photo
5:45 Mitochondria group photo
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Dinner

6:30 - 8:00 pm

Ethics of Precision Health: Challenges and Responses

Peter H. Schwartz, MD,

Interim Director, Indiana University Center for Bioethics

Director, Bioethics and Subject Advocacy Program,

Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute
Associate Professor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine

Associate Professor of Philosophy, Indiana Univ. – Purdue Univ., Indianapolis


8:00 - 8:20 pm

Mixer, and Refreshments

8:20 - 8:30 pm

Safety Guidelines

David Schippnick
Facilities Manager, Wells Center for Pediatric Research
8:30

Announcements and Adjourn

10:00

Students in their own rooms for the night

Monday, March 2, 2020 Events

Events at The Westin Indianapolis

6:30 - 7:45 am Hotel Checkout/Breakfast Buffet
7:45 - 8:00 am

Shuttle to Wells Center for Pediatric Research

R4 101
8:10 - 11:25 am

Chromosome and DNA Group

Cytogenetics Workstation

R4 251
Gail H. Vance, MD
Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics
Director of the Cytogenetics Division
Director of the Indiana Familial Cancer Program

Immunology Workstation

R4 235
Joan Cook-Mills, PhD
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Basic Research Group Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research

Infectious Disease Workstation
R4 451C
Chandy C. John, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Indiana University School of Medicine

Precision Genomics in Cancer Workstation

R4 324

Pankita Pandya. PhD 
Assistant Research Professor      
Department of Pediatrics
Herman B Wells for Pediatric Research

M. Reza Saadatzadeh, PhD
Assistant Research Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Herman B Wells for Pediatric Research

Module Times (see team schedule for specific details)

8:10 – 8:55
9:00 – 9:45
9:50 – 10:35                              
10:40 – 11:25
11:30 - 12:45 pm

Exploring Careers in Science Lunch Talk

R4 101

Maria Spall, RN
Division of Endocrinology/Diabetology
Riley Children’s Hospital

Nate Smith
Medical Scientist Training Program
MD PhD program graduate student         

Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD
Professor, Cellular & Integrative Physiology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director, Indiana Diabetes Research Center (IRDC)
Director, Pediatric Diabetes Research Group
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Director, Indiana Diabetes Research Center Islet and Physiology Core
Staff Physician, RLR VAMC

Matthew D. Durbin, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research

Shanique Edwards, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Laura Haneline lab

Jason Spaeth, PhD 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases


1:00 - 2:30pm

Mitochondria and DNA Groups

NF1 Supermodule
R4 201 and R4 431B

Overview: Neurofibromatosis Type 1 – A Bench to Bedside Story

Kent Robertson, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Module: NF1 and DNA Analysis
Waylan Bessler, BA
Research Analyst in Dr. Wade Clapp's lab

Abbi Smith, MS
Research Analyst in Dr. Wade Clapp's
1:00 - 2:30pm

Chromosome and Virus Groups

Diabetes and Zebrafish Supermodule
MS 2031C and MS lab

Ryan M. Anderson, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
2:30 - 2:45 pm

Break and Refreshments

R4 101
2:45- 4:15pm

Chromosome and Virus Groups

NF1 Supermodule
R4 201 and R4 431B

Overview: Neurofibromatosis Type 1 – A Bench to Bedside Story

Kent Robertson, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Module: NF1 and DNA Analysis

Waylan Bessler, BA
Research Analyst in Dr. Wade Clapp's lab

Abbi Smith, MS
Research Analyst in Dr. Wade Clapp's lab
2:45- 4:15pm

Mitochondria and DNA Groups

Diabetes and Zebrafish Supermodule
MS 2031C and MS lab

Ryan M. Anderson, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

4:20 - 4:45 pm

Wrap-up and shuttle to The Westin Indianapolis

R4 101
5 pm

Parent pick up students from hotel