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UTHSC Biomedical Symposium - Pathway to Discovery: From Basic Science to Translational Medicine at Memphis BioWorks

Friday, September 20, 2019

Organized by the Graduate Student Executive Council of the College of Graduate Health Sciences at the UTHSC, the symposium will include these speakers:

  1. Dr. Albert Garcia-Romeu from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Instructor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  2. Dr. Adah Almutairi from University of California San Diego, Professor in Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  3. Dr. Minoli Perera from Northwestern University, Professor in Department of Pharmacology
  4. Dr. Michael Kobor from University of British Columbia, Professor of Medical Genetics
  5. Dr. Jennifer Thomas from San Diego State University, Professor in Department of Psychology
  6. Dr. Donald Stein from Emory University, Professor of Emergency Medicine
  7. Dr. Jeffery Medin from Medical College of Wisconsin, Professor of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
  8. Dr. Gregory Vidal from UTHSC and West Cancer Clinic, Professor of Hematology/Oncology

The learning objectives for this symposium include 1) how to efficiently move from basic science discoveries to clinical applications and 2) how social determinants of health contribute to health disparities.

The UTHSC Biomedical Symposium will be followed by a Networking Social Celebration at the Orpheum Theatre. The symposium and social is free and open to all. Food and beverages will be provided at both the symposium and social. 

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Memphis BioWorks
20 South Dudley Street
Memphis TN 38103

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Jessica Baker

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