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Progra.m. for the 2015 Meeting

  • Friday, April 24
  • Saturday, April 25
  • Sunday, April 26
  • Friday, April 24
    8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. APSA Business Meeting Moulin Rouge
    11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. APSA Session I International Ballroom
    12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Jeff Kline, MD
    Indiana University
    International Ballroom
    1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Poster Setup Imperial Ballroom
    1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Plenary Session I: Understanding Disease Mechanisms to Improve Human Health International Ballroom
    1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Michael Welsh, MD
    University of Iowa
    International Ballroom
    1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Jeffrey Leiden, MD, PhD
    Vertex Pharmaceuticals
    International Ballroom
    2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ASCI and AAP New Member Presentations International Ballroom
    2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. AAP New Member Presentation International Ballroom
    2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. ASCI New Member Presentation International Ballroom
    2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. AAP New Member Presentation International Ballroom
    2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ASCI New Member Presentation International Ballroom
    2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Women in Medicine Panel Moulin Rouge
    3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Break  
    3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ASCI Harrington Award International Ballroom
    4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. APSA Keynote: Craig B Thompson MD
    Memorial Sloan – Kettering Cancer Center
    International Ballroom
    4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. JCI Editor Update International Ballroom
    4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. ASCI Presidential Address
    Mukesh K. Jain, MD
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    International Ballroom
    5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. ASCI/Stanley J. Korsmeyer Award Lecture International Ballroom
    5:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. APSA Lasker Award Winner
     
    6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ASCI Welcome Reception and Poster Viewing Imperial Ballroom Foyer
    6:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.  Poster Viewing Imperial Ballroom
    7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. AAP Offsite President's Dinner  
    7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  APSA Dinner Outing: Interest groups
    Groups will meet by the Registration Desk at the Fairmont Hotel
    Local Restaurants
    7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  ASCI Annual Dinner/Introduction of New Members
    Speaker:
    Moulin Rouge
    9:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. APSA Welcome Reception
    APSA Presidential Address
     
    Saturday, April 25
    7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. AAP Council Meeting State Room, 2nd Level
    7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Mentoring Breakfast Moulin Rouge
    8:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m. Plenary Session II: Understanding Disease Mechanisms to Improve Human Health
    International Ballroom
    8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Jeremy Nathans, MD, PhD
    Johns Hopkins University
     
    8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Daniel Geschwind, MD, PhD
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
     
    9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. APSA trainee oral abstract presentation International Ballroom
    9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. TBA  
    10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break International Ballroom Foyer
    10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

    Jennifer Doudna, PhD
    University of California, Berkeley

     
    11:00 a.m. 11:15 a.m. APSA Trainee Oral Abstract Presentation  
    11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, PhD
    Whitehead Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

     
    11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Poster Session with Lunch Imperial Ballroom
    12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Poster Reviewer Meeting Regal Room, level B2
    1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Poster Dismantle  
    1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. APSA Keynote Speaker:
    Adel Mahmoud MD PhD
    Princeton University
     
    2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  William Crowley, MD
    Massachusetts General Hospital
     
    2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Jeffrey Friedman, MD, PhD
    Rockefeller University
    3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Best Poster Awards  
    3:15 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. Break International Ballroom Foyer
    3:40 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. AAP Business Meeting International Ballroom
    4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. AAP Presidential Address
    Paul Rothman, MD
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    International Ballroom
    4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Kober Lecturer
    Philip Fred Sparling, MD
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine
    A Doctor's Dilemma: Choices Amidst Change
     
    5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Kober Medal Presentation
    Recipient: Francis Collins, MD, PhD
    National Institutes of Health
    Presenter: David Ginsburg, MD
    University of Michigan Medical School
    International Ballroom
    7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. APSA Dinner Speaker:
    Paul Offit, MD
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Moulin Rouge
    7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.  AAP Reception and Dinner
    Speaker:
    Imperial Ballroom
    10:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Dessert Reception (open to all attendees) Imperial Ballroom
    Sunday, April 26
    8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. APSA Program International Ballroom
    8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Interest Groups
    9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Society Leadership Wrap Up Meeting
    9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. APSA Keynote Speaker: Richard Ehman MD
    Mayo Clinic
    10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. APSA Session Panels
    Policy
    Social Sciences/Humanities
    11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Panel – Post-Graduate Opportunities
    12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Residency Luncheon