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Glass Blue Globe with StethoscopeInvestigators, research staff and students can learn about the relationships between global and local health research, as well as resources available to support a variety of research needs, at the ninth annual meeting of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI), a National Institutes of Health-funded collaboration among Indiana University, Purdue University and the University of Notre Dame.

The 2017 Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting, which will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 8 at IUPUI’s Hine Hall in Indianapolis, will include scientific presentations, panel discussions, networking opportunities, a poster session and keynote addresses by Dr. Dan Hartman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Dr. Peter Agre, winner of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry — all with an emphasis on this year’s theme of “Global to Local Health.”

Registration is closed, but if you cannot attend in person, you can still participate. Those interested are encouraged to watch the meeting via live broadcast, download our new app to network virtually, and join the conversation on social media.

Here’s how:

1) Download our app.

Download the Attendify app through iTunes or Google Play, then search for the “Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting” and tap to join. Quickly fill out your profile information, and start viewing the latest information and interacting with other attendees.

2) Watch the meeting live.

A live broadcast of the Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting will be available online during the event on Friday. Tune in to hear from experts in our theme of “Global to Local Health.”

3) Connect with us on social media.

You can join the conversation on social media using our Annual Meeting hashtag #INCTSI17. During the event, we will be live-tweeting from @IndianaCTSI on Twitter and would love to share your content, so please tag us in your posts.

Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting

Friday, Dec. 8, 2017
Hine Hall Auditorium, 875 W. North St., Indianapolis, IN 46202

7:45 – 8:30 AM Registration, Hine Hall main entrance lobby
Continental Breakfast, Foyer outside of auditorium
8:30 – 8:40 AM Welcome
Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD
Director, Indiana CTSI
8:45 – 9:00 AM “Connecting the Dots on Health Globally and Locally”
Bernard Nahlen, MD, MPH
Director, Eck Institute for Global Health
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame
 9:05 – 9:50 AM Keynote Address: “Local to Global to Local”
Dan Hartman, MD
Director, Integrated Development and Malaria Global Health Program, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
 9:55 – 10:10 AM AMPATH
Robert Einterz, MD
Director, Indiana University Center for Global Health
 10:15 – 10:45 AM BREAK
 10:45 AM – NOON Panel Discussion: Global to Local Health Programs
Moderator: Debra Litzelman, MD, IU School of Medicine and Regenstrief Institute
Panelists:
– Chandy John, MD, Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease and Global Health at IU
– Kathy Taylor, PhD, Notre Dame Eck Institute for Global Health
– Rachel Vreeman, MD, IU School of Medicine and AMPATH Research Network
 NOON – 12:45 PM Keynote Address: “Opening Doors Worldwide through Medical Research”
Peter Agre, MD
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
Director, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute
2003 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry
 12:45 – 1:30 PM LUNCH
 1:00 – 2:30 PM Poster Session: Indiana CTSI-Affiliated Trainees and Investigators
Poster presenters will be available to discuss their research. A selection of the best posters will receive prizes.
 2:45 PM Announcement of poster award winners
3:00 PM Adjourn

 

 

 

 

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