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The Indiana CTSI’s annual retreat at Purdue University will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, February 16, at the Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, located at 1201 W. State St. in West Lafayette, Indiana. This year’s event will feature sessions focused on new guidelines for nutrition clinical trials, the Indiana CTSI Postdoc Challenge, and analytical sciences in Indiana, as well as valuable networking opportunities with fellow researchers from across the state.

Please register by February 9. We hope to see you there!

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Indiana CTSI Purdue Retreat
Friday, February 16
Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship (MRGN)
1201 W. State St., West Lafayette, IN 47907

8:30 – 9 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

MRGN Café

9 – 9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Update of CTSI opportunities

Connie Weaver, Deputy Director, Indiana CTSI; Distinguished Professor, Department of Nutrition Science, Purdue University

Indiana CTSI 3.0

Anantha Shekhar, Director, Indiana CTSI; Associate Vice President of Research for University Clinical Affairs, Indiana University

MRGN 121

9:30 – 10:10 a.m.

Addressing New Guidelines in Nutrition Clinical Trials

Alice Lichtenstein, Stanley N. Gershoff Professor of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University

Connie Weaver, Deputy Director, Indiana CTSI; Distinguished Professor, Department of Nutrition Science, Purdue University

MRGN 121

10:10 – 10:30 a.m.

Break

MRGN Café

10:30 a.m. – Noon

Indiana Analytical Sciences

Paul Bohn, Director, Advanced Diagnostics and Therapeutics; Arthur J. Schmitt Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame

Chris Welch, Chief Scientific Officer, Welch Innovation, LLC

MRGN 121

Noon – 1 p.m.

Lunch – Special talk: Peter Embi, president and CEO, Regenstrief Institute

MRGN Café

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

1 – 3 p.m. Clinical Trial Planning

Hosted by Alice Lichtenstein (Tufts), Connie Weaver (Purdue), Tammy Tomandl (Hoosier Cancer Research Network), Anita Borek (Hoosier Cancer Research Network)

MRGN 121
1 – 3 p.m. Postdoc Challenge Highlights

Hosted by Tommy Sors, Purdue Navigator, Indiana CTSI; Assistant Director, Purdue Institute of Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Disease

MRGN 112
1 – 3 p.m. Showalter Awardees “Speed Dating” (by invitation only)

Hosted by Becky Fulk (Purdue)

MRGN 129

 

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