Translational Collaborations, NC A&T SU

Translational Collaborations

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

Friday April 7, 2017
1:00 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.
The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN)

2907 E. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27401
 
Get firsthand research updates from Life Sciences expert from across North Carolina, and receive a personal tour of Greensboro’s spectacular Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering facility!

Agenda

Time

Speaker

Subject

1:00 P.M. – 1:05 P.M.

Barry Burks, Ph.D.

Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development

NC A&T SU

Welcome

1:05 P.M. – 1:25 P.M.

Tim Carey, MD, Co-PI

North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute (NC TraCS)

Research priorities of the NC TraCS Institute, funded by the National Institutes of Health Clinical & Translational Sciences Award (NIH-CTSA) and an update regarding its partnership with NC A&T SU.

1:25 P.M. – 1:35 P.M.

Shyam Aravamudhan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

JSNN

Nanobioelectronic Platforms for Cellular Function Analysis

1:35 P.M. – 1:45 P.M.

Kristin Rhinehardt, Ph.D.

Research Associate

JSNN

“It’s a Small World After All”, 3-D Simulations, Modeling Biomolecules

1:45 P.M. – 1:55 P.M.

Moige Ongeri, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Biology

NC A&T SU

Diabetes & Health Disparities; NC A&T’s Mission

1:55 P.M. – 2:05 P.M.

Joseph Graves, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Research & Professor

JSNN

“How Fast Can Bacteria Evolve Resistance to Excess Iron?” Implications for Controlling MDR Bacteria

2:05 P.M. – 2:20 P.M.

Thomas Stuckey, MD

Co-Founder Lebauer Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Cone Health

North Carolina A&T/Cone Health Collaboration on Healthcare Initiatives

2:20 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Sharon Parker, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Social Work

NC A&T SU

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis: PrEP North Carolina for an HIV/AIDS-Free Generation

2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.

James Ryan, Ph.D.

Fouding Dean

JSNN

Closing Remarks and Facility Tour

Please RSVP by emailing LifeSciencesResearch@ncat.edu

Contact Meriel Parker, MS, Director of Life Sciences Research at mparker2@ncat.edu for more information.