Rising Stars: Women 2018 Workshop

When:
November 15, 2018 – November 16, 2018 all-day
2018-11-15T00:00:00-05:00
2018-11-17T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Clark Hall, 3rd floor (Homewood)

This Rising Stars in Biomedical career development workshop aims to bring together top female postdocs and senior graduate students whose research focuses on biomedical applications. The program includes technical talks, panels and discussions with faculty, researchers from Baltimore and Boston area clinical labs and industry. The goal is to provide mentoring and support for top junior researchers as they transition to the next phase of their career, and to enable them to form connections with their cohort of investigators in different areas of biomedical research.

Participants and Presentation Abstracts

Agenda

November 14

7:00–8:30pm Welcome Reception: Cocktails and Hors D’oeuvres

Alizee Bistro

November 15

8:30–9:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:00–9:15 Welcome Remarks

Sridevi Sarma, Assoc. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

9:15–10:30 Impact Session I 

Archana Venkataraman, John C. Malone Asst. Prof. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, JHU

Nicholas Durr, Asst. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Rachel Karchin, Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Ryan Roemmich , Asst. Prof. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, JHU SOM

Rene Vidal, Herschel L. Seder Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Raimond L. Winslow, Raj and Neera Singh Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Sridevi Sarma, Assoc. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Polina Golland, Prof. of Elec. Engineering and Computer Science, MIT

Deborah Burstein Mattingly, Assoc. Prof. of Radiology, Health Sciences and Technology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University

Martha Gray, J. W. Kieckhefer Prof. of Health Sciences & Technology, MIT

Roger Tung, Scientific Founder, President, and CEO, Concert Pharmaceuticals

Natasha Hussain, Scientific Dir., Johns Hopkins Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute

Feilim Mac Gabhann, Assoc. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

.10:30–10:45 Coffee break
10:45–12:00 Impact Session I (continued)
12:00–1:00 Lunch
1:00–2:45 Impact Session II
2:45–3:00 Break
3:00–4:00 Impact Session II (continued)
4:00–4:15 Break
4:15–5:15 “How to Get a Job” – Polina Golland, Prof. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
5:15–5:45 Senior Career Panel

Raimond L. Winslow, Raj and Neera Singh Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Marion J. Ball, Sr. Advisor, Healthcare Informatics, Center for Computational Health, IBM

Martha Gray, J. W. Kieckhefer Prof. of Health Sciences and Technology, MIT

Kathleen Cullen, Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Michael I. Miller, Prof. and Director, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

5:45–6:30 Break
6:30–9:00 Dinner at Lebanese Taverna

 

November 16

8:00–9:00 am Full Breakfast w/MIT & JHU BME Faculty
9:00–10:30 Session I: Effective Self-preservation                               

Yuval Hart, PhD

Julie Huang, PhD

HFP Consulting

10:30–10:45 Break
10:45–12:30 Session II: Mastering Interviewing

Yuval Hart, PhD

Julie Huang, PhD

HFP Consulting

12:30–2:00 Lunch
2:00–2:45 Junior Career Panel

Jamie Spangler, Asst. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Nicholas Durr, Asst. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, JHU

Muyinatu Bell, Asst. Prof. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, JHU

Archana Venkataraman, John C. Malone Asst. Prof. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, JHU

Joshua Vogelstein, Asst. Prof. of Biomedical engineering, JHU

Heather Benz, Medical Device Fellow, Center for Devices and Radiological Heath, FDA

Natasha Hussain, Scientific Director, Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute, JHU

2:45–3:00 Break
3:00–4:00 Closing Social

Archana Venkataraman, John C. Malone Asst. Prof. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, JHU

 

 

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