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2019 NHGRI Symposium

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The 2019 NHGRI Symposium provides an exciting forum for the exchange of scientific and research ideas, forging of new collaborations, and networking across the Institute. This year’s program features two keynote presentations: Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, noted biologist, oncologist, and author, and Dr. Shirley Tilghman, President Emerita and Professor of Molecular Biology and Public Affairs at Princeton University.

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Masur Auditorium
NIH Clinical Center
Building 10

Agenda

From Genes to Cancer and Back
Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., D.Phil.

 

2019 NHGRI Symposium Keynote Presentation
Shirley Tilghman, Ph.D.

 

Monday, November 25

Time Speaker/Event Location

8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome Remarks:

Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D.

Dan Kastner, M.D., Ph.D.

Masur Auditorium

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Oral Presentations A

Masur Auditorium

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Poster Session A Information Tables

FAES Terrace &

FAES Classrooms 1-4

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Presentation
Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., D.Phil.
Assistant Professor of Medicine – Hematology/Oncology
Columbia University Medical Center
 

Video

Masur Auditorium

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

Building 10 Cafeterias

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

NHGRI GREAT Awards Ceremony

Keynote Presentation

Shirley M. Tilghman, Ph.D.
President Emerita,
Professor of Molecular Biology and Public Affairs
Princeton University

Video

Masur Auditorium

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Networking Event Rock Bottom Restaurant, Downtown Bethesda

 

 

Tuesday, November 26

Time Speaker/Event Location
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Oral Presentations B Masur Auditorium
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Poster Session B FAES Terrace
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Doctor-Patient Conversation

A Lifetime of Uncertainty: Living with RUNX1 Deficiency
Paul Liu, M.D., Ph.D.

Masur Auditorium
12:30 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. 2019 NHGRI Symposium Poster Awards

2019 Intramural Research Training Awards

2019 Outstanding Faculty Mentorship Award
Masur Auditorium
12:45 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. Closing Remarks:

Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D.
Dan Kastner, M.D., Ph.D.

Masur Auditorium

Last updated: November 26, 2019