Calendar for 2014

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/17/2014 Barry Bittman, MD Institute for Innovative Healthcare "Creative musical expression and outcomes based research" Arts in Healthcare
2/6/2014 Joshua Sanes, PhD Harvard University Cancelled - "Wiring Up the Retina" Jayakrishna Ambati, MD and Don Gash, PhD
2/21/2014 Andrew Schafer, MD Weill Cornell Medical College “Is the Physician-Scientist Vanishing?” AOA Groves Memorial MD/PhD Research Symposium
3/6/2014 Judith Campisi, PhD Buck Institute for Research on Aging "Cancer and aging: Rival demons?" Vivek Rangnekar, PhD
4/7/2014 Craig Mello, PhD, Nobel Prize Winner University of Massachusetts "RNA Memories: Recognition of ‘Self’ and ‘Non-Self’ RNA in the C. elegans germ line" Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
5/5/2014 Charles Gorodetzky, MD, PhD Healthcare Consultant “Substance Abuse Research in Lexington: The Legacy" Carl Leukefeld, PhD, Joshua Lile, PhD and William Stoops, PhD
8/7/2014 Fred H. Gage, Ph.D The Salk Institute “Neuronal Plasticity and Neural Diversity” Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
11/6/2014 King C. Li, MD, MBA Wake Forest School of Medicine “Digitization of Medicine – A fundamentally different way of looking at life and disease” Elizabeth Oates, MD and Peter Hardy, PhD