Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Early Career Events

Monday, July 29, 9–11:50 a.m

BCVS 2019 Schedule for July 29
Event Time Speaker(s)/Moderator(s)
Opening Remarks (Speaker) 9–9:15 a.m. Nicole Purcell, Chair BCVS
Sean Wu, Vice-chair BCVS

Top Abstracts 9:15 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
9:45 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
Mark Kohr, PhD, John Hopkins
Sadia Mohsin, PhD, Temple University
Coffee Break 10:15–10:30 a.m.  
Top Abstracts 10:30 a.m.
10:45 a.m.
11 a.m.
Shirin Doroudgar, PhD, Germany
Ngonidzashe Madungwe (PhD candidate)
Keynote: “A Career in Science and Lifelong Lessons” 11:20–11:50 a.m. Dr. Litsa Kranias

Tuesday, July 30

BCVS 2019 Schedule for July 30
Event Time Speaker(s)/Moderator(s)
Keynote 11 a.m.–noon  
Lunch on your own noon–12:30 p.m.  
Early Career Session: "Oh the Places you 
can go...with a degree!"

Farid Moussavi-Harami, MD, University of Washington
Kathleen Broughton, PhD, JD, SDSU

Speaker Panel:
Timothy O'Connell, PhD, Associate Professor, Univeristy of Minnesota
Shi Yin Foo, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer
Jane Freedman, MD, Circulation Research Editor
Megan Mayerle, PhD, Grant Writer, Stanford University

Tuesday Night BCVS Social 7–9 p.m.  

Wednesday, July 31

BCVS 2019 Schedule for July 31
Event Time Speaker(s)/Moderator(s)
Session 10: Early Career Competition 11 a.m.–noon  
Early Career Sessions 10A
Lunch and Learn - $30 ticket with lunch included
"It Takes Two To Tango: What I Wish My Mentor/Mentee
Had Told Me"
noon–1:30 Moderators:
Mike Burke, PhD, Emory University
Federica Accornero, PhD, Ohio State

Speaker Panel:

Isabelle Deschenes, PhD
Kendrin Baskin, PhD

PI/Post doc
Eric Small, PhD
Pearl Quijada, PhD

PI/Grad student
Pilar Alcaide, PhD
Jay Ngwenyaman