October 16, 2016
UWPA Research Symposium 2016
|Update: Symposium Schedule and Abstract Booklet are online! See below.
Join us at the annual UWPA Research Symposium!
Friday, November 18
1:30 – 5 pm
Orin Smith Auditorium
(UW Medicine at South Lake Union, 850 Republican St)
1:30 pm Welcome and Session 1 Talks
Shannon Oda, Department of Immunology, UW & Fred Hutch
Immunomodulatory fusion proteins enhance adoptive immunotherapy of leukemia
James Laing, UW Atmospheric Sciences Department, UW-Bothell
How do wildfires affect air quality in the Pacific Northwest and global?
Alexander Zevin, Department of Pharmaceutics, Washington National Primate Research Center, UW
Antibiotic treatment affects gastrointestinal luminal and mucosal microbial communities in SIV-infected macaques
Julie Van De Weghe, Pediatric Genetics, UW
In search of the unifying mechanism of Joubert Syndrome
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm Session 2 Talks
Ryan Niemeyer, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UW
Do dams increase downstream river temperatures?
Rama Subba Rao Vidadala, Department of Chemistry, UW
Synthesis Of Bumped Kinase Inhibitors Against Taxoplasma Gondii Calcium-Dependent Protein KINASE 1 (TgCDPK1) To Treat Taxoplasmosis
Caitlin M. Hudac, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UW
Infant brain correlates of fairness expectations
Chloé Lahondere, Department of Biology, UW
What makes mosquitoes attracted to Platanthera orchids?
3:45 pm Break
4:00 pm Panel: Preparing to be a T-shaped Professional
Chet Moritz, Associate Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine, UW
Melanie Roberts, Founding Director of Emerging Leaders in Science & Society
Ron Paulsen, Principal Program Manager, Medical Devices Group, Microsoft Research
4:45 pm Prizes and Closing Remarks
5:00 pm Reception