Indiana CTSI IU-Bloomington Retreat 2016


Location: Alumni Hall, Indiana Memorial Union, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

Registration here

Meeting Agenda  
8:15 – 9 am  

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Posters by IU-Bloomington CTSI Cores

Alumni Hall lobby
9 – 9:20 am  


Rick Van Kooten, Ph.D.

Vice Provost for Research IU-Bloomington

Alumni Hall
9:20 – 9:45 am

Anantha Shekhar, M.D., Ph.D.

Executive Associate Dean for Research Affairs, IU School of Medicine

Director, Indiana CTSI

Alumni Hall
9:45 – 10:15 am

Keynote Lecture 1

Melissa Begg, Sc.D.

Columbia University Medical Center

Co-Director, Irving Institute for CTSA

Alumni Hall
10:15 – 10:45 am Break and highlights of CTSI Core Facilities at IU-Bloomington Alumni Hall and Solarium
10:45 – 11 am

Grand Challenge 1: Health Equity

Michael Reece, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Dean, Indiana University School of Public Health

Alumni Hall

11 - 11:15 am


Grand Challenge 2: Precision Medicine


Alumni Hall
11:25 – 11:45 am  

2015 IU Grant Linking University-Wide Expertise Award (GLUE) Winner

Kenneth Mackie, M.D.

Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Director, Gill Center

Indiana University-Bloomington

Alumni Hall
11:45 am - 12:05 pm  

2015 IU Grant Linking University-Wide Expertise Award (GLUE) Winner

Franco Pestilli, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Indiana University-Bloomington

12:05 – 1:10 pm  

Lunch and breakout sessions

A. Indiana CTSI Funding Programs

B. Indiana CTSI Educational Programs

C. IU Grand Challenge Teams

Alumni Hall and Solarium
1:10 – 1:30 pm  

2015 IU Grant Linking University-Wide Expertise Award (GLUE) Winner

Peter Ortoleva

Distinguished Professor in Physical Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Indiana University-Bloomington

Alumni Hall
1:30 – 1:45 pm  

Lilly Involvement in CTSI and State Forums

Jay McGill

Senior Director, Science and Technology Partnerships

Eli Lilly and Co.

Alumni Hall

1:45 – 2:15 pm


Keynote Lecture 2

Michelle Bennett, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Research Strategy

National Cancer Institute

2:00 – 2:30 pm