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Summer Camp

NAVBO Summer Camp

Online Event:
An Introduction and Overview of Vascular Biology

We are experiencing technical difficulties - the abstract submission deadline has been extended to June 5

register

 

We encourage graduate and undergraduate students, postdocs and anyone interested in the field of vascular biology to register.  

Registration is free

 

June 22, 2020 – 1:00pm to 4:00pmET

Development

Organized by Ondine Cleaver and Courtney Griffin 

Mammalian studies in vasculogenesis and blood vessel tubulogenesis
- Ondine Cleaver, UT Southwestern Medical Center
How angiogenesis expands a primitive vascular network
- Courtney Griffin, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Vascular maturation during development
- Amber Stratman, Washington University at St. Louis 

 

June 23, 2020 – 11:00am to 2:00pmET

Grant Writing Workshop

11am: Navigating the NIH Landscape, Dr. Zorina Galis, Chief, Vascular Biology and Hypertension Branch, NIH/NHLBI
12pm: Constructing a Strong Fellowship Application, Dr. Lucy Liaw, Faculty Scientist and Professor, Maine Medical Center Research Institute
1pm: Participant Writing Time

Specific Aims Review Committee:
Dr. Mary Wallingford, Assistant Professor, Mother Infant Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Miranda Good, Assistant Professor, Molecular Cardiology Research Institute, Tufts Medical Ceanter
Dr. Lakshmi Pulakat, Professor of Medicine, Molecular Cardiology Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Lucy Liaw, Faculty Scientist and Professor, Maine Medical Center Research Institute

 

June 24, 2020 – 1:00pm to 4:00pmET

Signaling

Organized by Anne Eichmann and Stefania Nicoli, Yale School of Medicine

Signaling of endothelial specification
- Karen Hirschi, Yale School of Medicine
Post-transcriptional regulation in vascular development
- Stefania Nicoli, Yale School of Medicine
Sprouting angiogenesis and endothelial barrier function
- Anne Eichmann, Yale School of Medicine


June 29, 2020 – 1:00pm to 4:00pmET

Bioengineering and Matrix Biology

Organized by Michelle Bendeck and A. Wayne Orr

Smooth muscle and matrix interactions in atherosclerosis
- Michelle Bendeck, University of Toronto
Endothelial shear stress signaling
- A. Wayne Orr, Louisiana State University Health Science Center – Shreveport
Matrix-mediated mechanotransduction in aortic aneurysms
- Hiromi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan 

 

June 30, 2020 - 1pm-4pm

Grant Writing Workshop

1pm: Navigating the NIH Landscape, Dr. Zorina Galis, Chief, Vascular Biology and Hypertension Branch, NIH/NHLBI
2pm: Constructing a Strong Fellowship Application, Dr. Lucy Liaw, Faculty Scientist and Professor, Maine Medical Center Research Institute
3pm: Participant Writing Time

Specific Aims Review Committee:
Dr. Mary Wallingford, Assistant Professor, Mother Infant Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Miranda Good, Assistant Professor, Molecular Cardiology Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Lakshmi Pulakat, Professor of Medicine, Molecular Cardiology Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Lucy Liaw, Faculty Scientist and Professor, Maine Medical Center Research Institute

 

July 1, 2020 – 1:00pm to 4:00pmET

Inflammation

Organized by Masanori Aikawa and Bill Muller

Endothelial Cells and the Inflammatory Response
- Bill Muller, Northwestern University
Resolution of Inflammation
- Gabrielle Fredman, Albany Medical College
Inflammation in Atherosclerosis
- Masanori Aikawa, Brigham and Women's Hospital

 

Attendees will also have the opportunity to also present within the sessions.