Executive Advisory Committee Annual Meeting

This year’s EAC Annual Meeting will be held online, please continue to check this page for up-to-date information.

Please join us for our 1 day meeting on September 10, 2020, from 8am – 5pm.

Morning Session

8:00 – 8:15 am –  Welcome and introductions
Sharon Rounds, MD, & Elizabeth Harrington, Ph.D.

8:15-8:45 am – COBRE Admin & Cell Isolation/Organ Function Cores
S Rounds, MD & E Harrington, Ph.D.

8:45- 9:00 am – “Metabolic mechanisms of impaired vascularization during hyperoxic lung injury”
Hongwei Yao, PhD PI of project 1

9:00-9:20 am: private meeting H Yao & P Dennery meet w/ EAC

9:20 – 9:30 am: EAC meets privately & summarizes Project 1 evaluation

9:30- 9:45 am – “IL-1β Signaling Promotes Atherosclerotic Calcification and Cardiovascular Risk”
Alan Morrison, MD, PhD, PI of Project 2

9:45 – 10:05 am-private meeting A Morrison, F Sellke, & G Choudhary meet w/ EAC

10:05 – 10:15 am: EAC meets privately & summarizes Project 2 evaluation

Break: 10:15 – 10:25 am

10:25 -10:40 am –“CHI3L1 and its Receptors in Vascular Remodeling and Pulmonary Hypertension Associated with Pulmonary Fibrosis”
Yang Zhou, PhD, PI of Project 3

10:40 -11:00 am private meeting Y Zhou, James Klinger & Chun Geun Lee meet w/ EAC

11:00 – 11:10 am: EAC meets privately & summarizes Project 3 evaluation

11:10-11:25 pm: “Sox9b function in cardiomyocyte and great vessel development”
Jessica Plavicki, PhD PI of Project 4

11:25 -11:45 pm private meeting J Plavicki, K Wharton & F Sellke meet w/ EAC

11:45 – 11:55 pm: EAC meets privately & summarizes Project 4 evaluation

Lunch Break: 11:55 – 12:25 pm

Afternoon Session

12:25-12:40 pm: “The Role of Alternative RNA Splicing in Endothelial Cell Barrier Dysfunction in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome”
Sean Monaghan, MD PI of Project 5

12:40 -1:00 pm private meeting S Monaghan, A Ayala, W Fairbrother, E Harrington meet with EAC

1:00 – 1:10 pm: EAC meets privately & summarizes Project 5 evaluation

1:10-1:25 pm: “Pilot project: Neurovascular Aging Phenotypes of Alzheimer’s Disease and Progeria: Focus on Inflammation and Blood Brain Barrier”
Jamila Siamwala, PhD PI of Alzheimer’s supplement

1:25-1:45 pm private meeting J Siamwala, E Harrington, S Rounds meet with EAC

1:45-1:55 pm: EAC meets privately & summarizes Pilot Project evaluation

Break: 1:55 – 2:10 pm

2:10-2:25 pm: “A bio-engineering approach to treat right ventricle dysfunction in pulmonary hypertension”
Fabiola Munarin, PhD PI of Pilot project

2:30-2:50 pm private meeting F Munarin, K Coulombe meet with EAC

2:50-3:00 pm: EAC meets privately & summarizes Pilot Project evaluation

3:00-3:15 pm: “TMEM219-ECRG4 Axis in the Pathogenesis of Cigarette Smoke Induced Emphysema”
Chang-min Lee, PhD PI of Pilot project

3:15-3:35 pm private meeting: C Lee, C Lee meet with EAC

3:35-3:45 pm: EAC meets privately & summarizes Pilot Project evaluation

3:45- 4:15 pm EAC meets with Sharon Rounds & Elizabeth Harrington for overall assessment of CPVB COBRE.

Registration