CHOP Research Scientific Symposium

Symposium Agenda

Time Activity Location
  8:00am -  8:30am Breakfast
1100AB
Session 1
  8:30am -   9:00am The State of the Research Institute
Presented by: Philip Johnson, M.D.
1100AB
  9:00am -   9:30am The Circadian Rhythm in the Neonatal Lung; Is it Time?
Presented by:
1100AB
  9:30am - 10:00am Extrauterine Fetal Life Support - Early Development and Future Potential
Presented by:
1100AB
10:00am - 10:15am Break  
Session 2
10:15am - 10:45am T Cell Activation by Dendritic Cells - Resistance is Not Futile
Presented by:
1200B
10:45am - 11:15am Syndromic Forms of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Corner Pieces of the Autism Puzzle
Presented by:
1200B
11:15am - 11:45am Neurocognitive and Family Functioning Among Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors
Presented by:
1200B
11:45am - 12:00pm Pick Up Lunch  
Session 3
12:00pm -  1:00pm External Keynote Address:   The Human Genomics Landscape: Bringing Genomic Medicine into Focus
Presented by: Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D.
1100AB
  1:00pm -   1:10pm Collaborative Presentations Introduction
Presented by: TBA
1100AB
  1:10pm-   1:40pm Minds Matter Concussion Initiative: Integrating Clinical Care, Research and Outreach
Presented by:
1100AB
  1:40pm -   1:55pm Break  
Session 4
  1:55pm-   2:25pm Deciphering the Mysteries of Eosinophilic Esophagitis: It Takes a Village
Presented by:
1200B
  2:25pm-   2:55pm Clinical, Diagnostic and Scientific Collaboration to Understand Rare Pediatric Disorders
Presented by:
1200B
  2:55pm-   3:25pm Understanding the Cellular and Molecular Defects Underlying Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (FHL)
Presented by:
1200B
  3:25pm -   3:35pm Break  
Session 5
  3:35pm -   4:30pm Internal Keynote Address:  Bacterial Versatility and the Relationship Between Commensalism and Disease
Presented by: Joseph St. Geme, III, M.D.
1200B
  4:30pm -   6:00pm Reception Lobby