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Pathways to Cures:
Translational Science Research Day

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
The Cove at UCI Applied Innovation

Join the UC Irvine community in the annual celebration of translational clinical science.The annual “Pathways to Cures: Clinical Translational Research Day at UCI” brings together students, faculty, and community partners in a day of workshops, research posters and presentations, and opportunities to exchange ideas.

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9:45AM             Opening Remarks: Dr. Enrique Lavernia, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

Welcome: Dr. Dan Cooper, Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical and Translational Science           

10:00AM           Keynote Speaker:  Charles Theuer MD, PhD, TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Founder and CEO

An Academic Surgeon’s Journey from Campus to Corporation: Lessons Learned and Future Strategies

11:00AM           Think Tank: Bridging the Gap in Research Translation;

Academia and Industry – Moderated by Dan Cooper MD

12:30PM           Lunch            

1:30PM             Think Tank:  Unmet Clinical Needs – Moderated by Steve Cramer, MD

3:00PM             Oral Presentations:  Breakthroughs in Translational Sciences 

4:00PM             Poster Presentations:  Translational Research at UC Irvine

5:00PM             Review Appreciation Cocktail Reception

6:00PM             9th Annual Awards Dinner

People Who Make A Difference in Human Health

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Lisa Hinojosa