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Science and Innovation Center

Sunday, May 19 - Tuesday, May 21 • 7:15 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday, May 22 • 7 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas
Hall B

The Science & Innovation Center is a forum for scientists and researchers to meet, network, learn, and rest. The Science & Innovation Center is organized by representatives of the Assembly on Allergy, Immunology and Inflammation (AII), Pulmonary Infections and Tuberculosis (PI-TB), Respiratory cell and Molecular Biology (RCMB), and Respiratory Structure and Function (RSF).

Daily

  • Complimentary breakfast served at 7 a.m.
  • Light refreshments served at 12 p.m.
  • Informal networking & rest area all day

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

ATS 101: Cell Fate
7:15-8 a.m.

Jason Rock, PhD, Boston University

ATS 101: Neural Control of Inflammation
7:15-8 a.m.

Brenda Marsh, MD, PhD, OHSU

Early Career Professionals Coffee Corner
7:15-8 a.m.

Navigating ATS
8:15 - 9:15 a.m.

Julie Ledford, PhD, University of Arizona

Setting up a Lab
8:15 - 9:15 a.m.
Phil Verhoef, MD, PhD, University of Chicago

Mentorship: A Key to Success
8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Laura Crotty-Alexander, MD, University of California at San Diego
Anne Sperling, PhD, University of Chicago

PRDS Awards Ceremony
9:15 - 10 a.m.

Hiring Lab Management
9:15 - 10 a.m.

Chad Steele, PhD, Tulane University

Building Your Track Record for Career Success
9:15 - 10 a.m.

Greg Downey, MD, National Jewish Health

ATS 101: RNA Seq
10:15 - 11 a.m.

Jay Kolls, MD, Tulane University
Naftali Kaminski, MD, Yale University
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11 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch & Learn: RNA Seq Data

ATS 101: Imaging
10:15 - 11 a.m.

Yan Bai, MD, Harvard University
Steven Rowe, MD, University of Alabama
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11 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch & Learn: Imaging
ATS Foundation Grants
10:15 - 11 a.m.

Erin Marie Nebel, ATS
Rising Star and SIC Abstract Awards
12 - 3 p.m.

From Innovative Ideas to Clinical Trials
12 - 12:45 p.m.

Hector Ortega, MD, Gossamer Bio
David Lagares, PhD, Harvard University
Tim Watkins, MD, Gilead

NIH Grants/Working with Industry
11 - 11:45 p.m.

Taylor Cohen, PhD, MedImmune
Lora Reineck, MD, NIH
Ghenima Dirami, PhD, NIH
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12 - 12:45 a.m.
Lunch & Learn: Grants & Funding

PhD and Basic Science Reception
3- 5 p.m.

BEAR Cage
1 - 3 p.m.
Bridging the Gap (MD Perspective)
1 - 1:45 p.m.

Josh Englert, MD, Ohio State University
John Christman, MD, Ohio State University
Miniority Trainee Devlopment Scholarship Reception
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Bridging the Gap (PhD Perspective)
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Beth Moore, PhD, University of Michigan
Megan Ballinger, PhD, Ohio State University
Relax & Recharge
3 - 4:30 p.m.