Boot Camp Saturday

Dr. Micheal Ries, Medical Director, Adult Critical Care and eICU, Advocate Health Care, speaker at the Bootcamp Saturday on May 1 spoke to students about IT Effectiveness & Adoption by Healthcare Providers. Photo © mTm Phtography
February 23, 2013
Jacobs Center, Room 1246

Cutting-edge Technologies


Douglas Losordo, MD, Vice President, New Therapeutic Development, Baxter Healthcare
Regenerative Medicine: New Approaches in the 21st Century
Nicholas Marsh, Senior Director, Drug Discovery & Development, Adnexus - Bristol Myers Squibb company
Adnectins as New Generation of Targeted Therapeutics
Percy Van Crocker Jr, Vice President, Commercial Development, AuraSense Therapeutics
Nanotechnology for Gene Regulation

'11-'12 Speakers

Feb 11, 2012
Dr. Doina Roman, Senior Medical Director, Takeda
Translational Medicine: From Bench to Bedside
Dr. Patrick Groody, Divisional Vice president, R & D, Abbott Molecular
Medical Diagnostics in the 21st Century

'10-'11 Speakers

March 5, 2011
Dr. Michael Abecassis, Dean for Clinical Affairs & Chief, Div. of Organ Transplantation
Bioartifical Organs - Has the Time Come?
Dr. Eric Blomme, Head, Investigative Toxicology & Pathology, Abbott Labs
Genomics & Bioinformatics in Drug Discovery
Dan Shufrin, Director, Business Planning & Program Management, Alnylam
Promise of RNAi Therapeutics

'09-'10 Speakers

Health Information Technology

May 1, 2010
Glen Tullman, CEO, Allscripts
Innovations in Healthcare
Michael Ries, Medical Director, Adult Critical Care & eICU,
Advocate Health Care
IT Effectiveness & Adoption by Healthcare Providers
Timothy Zoph, CIO, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Changing Role of a Hospital CIO

Cutting-edge Technologies
February 27, 2010
Dr. Douglas Losordo, MD, Director, Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute
Eileen M. Foell Professor of Heart Research
Regenerative Medicine & Stem cells
Dr. John Robinson, Senior Director, Abbott Molecular
Molecular Diagnostic Technologies & Applications: Current & Future
Dr. Richard Silverman, John Evans Professor of Chemistry
(discovered Pfizer's drug Lyrica)
Drug Discovery: Ingenuity or Serendipity

'08-'09 Speakers

Dr. Nasimul Ahsan, Consultant, Mayo Clinic
Winton Gibbons, SVP,Nanosphere Inc
Dr. Dale Kempf, Director, Antiviral Research, Abbott Labs

'07-'08 Speakers

Dr. Brian Spear: Director, Genomics & Proteomics Technology, Abbott Labs
Dr. Partrick McCarthy: Chief Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Heller-Sacks Professor of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine
Dr. William Kohlbrenner: Director, Cancer Research, Abbott Labs

'06-'07 Speakers

Dr. Craig Shimasaki, President & CEO, Intergenetics, Incorporated
Dr. Richard Silverman, John Evans Professor of Chemistry, Northwestern Univ.
Dr. Norbert Riedel, Corporate Vice President and CSO, Baxter International

'05-'06 Speakers

Dr. Larry Schook: Former CEO, Pyxis Genomics
Dr. Nagesh Mahanthappa: Senior Director, Business Dev. & Strategy, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Yu Oyama: Director of Clinical Trials, Division of Immunotherapy, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Dr. Patrick Groody: Sr Director, Manufacturing Operations, Abbott Molecular

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