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Howard University RCMI Program Fall Biomedical & Health Sciences Roundtable: Taking Your Research Beyond Campus

Thursday

Sep 21, 2017 – 3:30 PM

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The Howard University Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program seeks to enhance partnerships between Howard University faculty and partners in the bioscience and technology industries. An initial step toward this objective is to convene discussions between our faculty and a select group of industry representatives from the DC metropolitan area.  3:30 Chat & Chew:  Building Scientific Research Cores to Position Howard University as a National Leader in Health Disparities: A "Trans-Omics" Focus Join this important discussion about the resources needed to enhance basic research capacities at Howard University and position Howard as a national leader on the elimination of health disparities.  The discussion will inform resource allocation for investments in core research resources for the College of Medicine. Emphasis will be given to building leading edge "omics" research capacities. 5:00  Panel Discussion "Taking Your Research Beyond the Campus: The Promise & The Perils"     Introductory Remarks Perspectives from the Field:  Tshaka Cunningham, PhD., Scientific Program Manager, ORD-wide Historically Black College and University Research Scientist Training Program, Veteran's Affairs Medical Cente Setting Up for Success:  Earl Ettiene, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical and Administrative Science, Howard University College of Pharmacy Closing the Deal- Lessons Learned:  Kareem Washington, Ph.D., Chair and  Director of Graduate Studies, Howard University Department of Genetics and Human Genetics 5:45:  Q&A 6:30  Adjourn

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