3rd Annual M-BoCA Symposium


                                      When: Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00AM-2:00PM

 Where: Frankel Cardiovascular Center, Danto Auditorium, 1425 E. Ann St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109



9:00 AM - Breakfast + Poster Session

9:45AM - Welcome Remarks - Joan Greve, PhD, Biomedical Engineering                         

9:50AM - M-BoCA Remarks – David J. Pinsky, Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine                          

9:55AM - Paul C. Tang, MD, PhD, Cardiac Surgery (UofM)

          "Opportunities for Molecular Modulation of Donor Hearts in Transplantation”

10:30AM - Santhi Ganesh, MD, Cardiovascular Medicine (UofM) 

          “Genetic Variation Underlying Arterial Dysplasia Phenotypes”

11:05AM - Break

11:15AM - Zhong Wang, PhD, Cardiac Surgery (UofM)

          “Connecting epigenetics and energy metabolism in heart protection and repair”

11:50AMAnne M. Dorrance, PhD, Pharmacology & Toxicology (MSU)

          “Hypertensive Cerebrovascular Disease and Dementia Development

12:25PM - Boxed Lunch

12:45PM - Cornelia M. Weyand, MD, PhD, Immunology and Rheumatology (Stanford)

          “T Cell Metabolism and Susceptibility to Inflammatory Disease”

1:45PM - Closing Remarks - Daniel R. Goldstein, Director of M-BoCA