2016 Research Colloquium

2016 Colloquium

The 2016 Research Colloquium, Healthy South Texas, will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 2 and 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 3, 2016, in the Medical Sciences Library and the Reynolds Building on the College Station Campus at Texas A&M University. 

Some of the confirmed featured guest speakers are  Mansoor Khan, R.Ph., Ph.D. Professor and Vice Dean, Director, Formulations Design and Development Core Laboratory;  Sarah Williams-Blangero, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute Deputy Director, Southwest National Primate Research Center Director of the South Texas Diabetes & Obesity Institute;  Christopher J. Burnett, MD, DABA, DABIPP, FIPP,  Pain Management Division Director, Department of Anesthesiology, Baylor Scott & White;  Christopher V. Maani, M.D., Attending Anesthesiologist, SAMMC Department of Anesthesia & Operative Services, Program Director for Research, SAUSHEC Anesthesiology;  Jose Peña, CEO and Chief Medical Officer of the Rio Grande Valley Accountable Care Organization;  Vincent Tam, Pharm.D., University of Houston College of Pharmacy; and  Catherine L. Higgins, Ph.D., CIP, CIM, Manager, Human Subjects Protection Program and Institutional Review Boards, Division of Research at Texas A&M University. 

The Research Colloquium at the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy is intended to promote cutting edge research in the South Texas region. It is our sincere hope that you connected with fellow South Texas researchers and will develop new partnerships that will enable your research to flourish.

Schedule

Time Day 1 - Thursday, June 2, 2016
11  – 1 PM Registration / Check-in
1  – 1:30 PM Opening Remarks
Dr. Charles Douglas Host Session 1
1:30  – 2:30 PM Plenary Speaker 1 – Dr. Jose Pena 
2:30 – 3:15 PM Mini Talk – Dr. Lixian Zhong
3:15 – 4 PM Coffee Break
Dr. Jaye Weston Host Session 2
4 – 5 PM Plenary Speaker 2 – Dr. Vincent Tam
5 – 5:30 PM Mini Talk – Dr. Andrea Luce
5:30 – 6 PM Mini Talk – Dr. Jessica Treptow Babic 
Time Day 2 – Friday June 3, 2016
7  – 8 AM Breakfast
Dr. Robert Hutchison Host Session 3
8  – 9 AM Plenary Speaker 3 – Dr. Mansoor Khan
9  – 9:30 AM Mini Talk – Mini Talk – Dr. Jotie Saini 
9:30  – 11 AM Coffee Break / Poster Session 1
Dr. Steve Peterson Host Session 4
11  – Noon Plenary Speaker 4 – Dr. Chris Burnett
Noon  – 12:30 PM Mini Talk – Dr. Michelle Hook
12:30  – 1:30 PM LUNCH
Dr. David Potter Host Session 5
1:30 – 2:30 PM Plenary Speaker 5 – Dr. Chris Maani 
2:30 PM  – 4 PM Coffee Break / Poster Session 2
Dr. Bree Watzak Host Session 6
4  – 5 PM Plenary Speaker – Dr. Sarah Blangero
5  – 5:30 PM Mini Talk – Dr. Catherine Powell
5:30  – 6 PM Closing Remarks / Poster Awards

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Please browse through our previous events as we celebrate South Texas researchers.

2013 Research Colloquium

2010 Research Colloquium