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Delaware IDeAs Biomedical Research Symposium

— November 7, 2019 —

10:00-Noon  Setup research resources open house booths and all scientific posters
12:00-1:00    Registered Attendee boxed lunch (Ground floor STAR Complex)
1:00-3:30 Breakout Sessions  
1:00-2:30 Data Science and Precision Medicine (North Atrium)
1:30-2:30 NIH AREA (R15) program (TOWER 613) 
1:30-2:30 DE-IDeAs PI/PC Meeting (TOWER 713)
2:30-3:30 The Science of Team Science (SciTS) (North Atrium)
2:30-3:30 Bioimaging Resources for scientists and students (TOWER 213)
2:30-3:30 NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA)  (TOWER 413)
2:30-3:30 NIH Training and Workforce Development Programs (TOWER 613)
1:00-3:30 Research Resources Open House (Ground floor STAR complex)
2:30-3:30 Scientific Poster Session I (STAR Audion and Foyer)
3:30-4:00        Networking and Social Time  
4:00-5:30 Welcome
Dr. Charles Riordan and invited dignitaries
Vice President for Research, Scholarship and Innovation, UD
(North Atrium)
Delaware Delegation Welcome Addresses
5:00-5:10 Dr. Jon R. Lorsch, Director
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
NIGMS Programs and Priorities
5:10-5:30 Dr. Susan Gregurick, NIH Associate Director for Data Science
NIH Data Science: Plan and Implementation
5:30-6:00 Networking and Social Time (Ground floor STAR complex)
6:00-7:00 Scientific Poster Session II (STAR Audion and Foyer)
6:00-8:00 Breakout Sessions II  
6:00-8:00 Entrepreneur and Small Business Resources (North Atrium)
6:00-7:00 IDeA States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network (TOWER 213)
6:00-7:00 Research Resources for Clinicians (TOWER 413)
6:00-7:00 Health Disparity Research (TOWER 613)
7:00-8:00 Networking and Social Hour (Health Sciences Complex)
8:00 pm Symposium ends
8:00-9:00 Removal of all core open house booths and scientific posters

Our Core Facilities


The Delaware IDeA Symposium encourages participation from scientists, clinicians, entrepreneurs, industrialists and students (k-12, undergraduate and graduate).

Invited NIH Presenters

Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D., Director, NIGMS

Kara L. Hall, Ph.D., Director of the Science of Team Science (SciTS) Team, and Director of the Theories Initiative in the Health Behaviors Research Branch, NCI

Susan Gregurick, Ph.D.,  NIH Associate Director for Data Science

Rafael Gorospé, M.D., Ph.D., Medical Officer, Division for Research Capacity Building, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH

Dmitriy Krepkiy, Ph.D., Program Director, Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences (BBCB), National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH

Irina Krasnova, Ph.D.,  Program Director in the Division for Research Capacity Building, manages Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) and Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) grants. 

Alexandra Ainsztein, Ph.D., Program Director, Division of Genetics and Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (GMCDB), National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH

Tony Beck, Program Director, Division for Research Capacity Building, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH

Alison Gammie, Ph.D., Director, Division of Training, Workforce Development and Diversity, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), NIH