Agenda

The conference features three days of keynote speakers and panels, offering something for physician-scientist trainees of all stages and interests.

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= APSA sponsored event

Time Event
8:30 am – 11:00 am

APSA Business Meeting

Location: Rouge

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

APSA Session I

Location: International Ballroom

11:00 am – 11:45 pm

APSA Keynote Speaker: Ana Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD

Location: International Ballroom

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

APSA Keynote Speaker: Levi A. Garraway, MD, PhD

Sponsored by the Radiological Society of North America

Location: International Ballroom

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Poster Setup

Location: Imperial Ballroom

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

AAP/ASCI/APSA Plenary Session I: TBA

Session Moderators: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Invited Speaker: Victor J. Dzau, MD

Location: International Ballroom

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Invited Speaker: Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD

Location: International Ballroom

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

ASCI and AAP New Member Presentations

Location: International Ballroom

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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Location: International Foyer

3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

AAP/ASCI/APSA Plenary Session I (Moderator Change): TBA

Session Moderators: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

ASCI/Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine Lecture

Location: International Ballroom

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

APSA Lasker Award Winner Lecture

APSA Keynote Speaker: Peter Ratcliffe

Location: International Ballroom

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

ASCI Presidential Address

Benjamin L. Ebert, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Location: International Ballroom

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

ASCI/Stanley J. Korsmeyer Award Lecture

Recipient: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

APSA Local Chapter and Institutional Representative Meeting

Location: State

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

ASCI President’s Reception (invitation only)

Location: Gold Room

6:15 pm – 7:15 pm

Poster Viewing Only

Location: Imperial Ballroom

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

AAP Offsite President’s Dinner

(by invitation only)

Location: Mid-America Club

7:00 pm – 9:45 pm

ASCI Annual Dinner/Introduction of New Members Speaker: Michael S. Brown, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (ticketed event)

Location: Rouge

9:00 pm – 12:00 am

APSA Welcome Reception (ticketed event requiring ID)

Location: Mid-America Club, Aon, 200 East Randolph Drive, 80th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601

Time Event
7:00 am – 8:00 am

AAP Council Meeting

Location: State Room, 2nd Level

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Mentoring Breakfast (ticketed event)

Location: Rouge

8:00 am – 9:00 am

APSA Board of Directors Meeting

Location: Embassy Room

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Poster session (Odd-numbered) and continental breakfast

Location: Imperial Ballroom

9:00 am – 11:45 am

AAP/ASCI/APSA Plenary Session II: TBA

Session Moderators: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

9:00 am – 9:30 am

Invited Speaker: Linda Fried, MD, MPH

Location: International Ballroom

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Oral Abstract Presentation:
TBA

Location: International Ballroom

9:45 am – 10:15 am

Invited Speaker: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

10:15 am – 10:30 am

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Location: International Foyer

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Invited Speaker: Mary Yousry Armanios, MD

Location: International Ballroom

11:00 am – 11:30 am

APSA Keynote Speaker: Eric Topol, MD

Location: International Ballroom

11:30 am – 11:45 am

Presentation of the 2018 Donald Seldin~Holly Smith Award for Pioneering Research

Recipient: TBA

Presentation: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

11:45 am – 1:30 pm

Poster Session (Even-numbered) with Lunch

Location: Imperial Ballroom

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm

Poster Review Meeting

Location: Royal Room, Level B2

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Poster Dismantle

Location: Imperial Ballroom

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

AAP/ASCI/APSA Plenary Session III: TBA

Moderators: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Invited Speaker: Timothy Ley, MD

Location: International Ballroom

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Oral Abstract Presentation:
TBA

Location: International Ballroom

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Invited Speaker: Irving Weissman, MD

Location: International Ballroom

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Best Poster Awards

Location: International Ballroom

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm

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Location: International Foyer

3:30 pm – 5:45 pm

AAP/ASCI/APSA Plenary Session III (Moderator Change): TBA

Moderators: TBA

Location: International Ballroom

3:15 pm – 3:45 pm

Invited Speaker: Richard P. Lifton, MD, PhD

Location: International Ballroom

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm
4:15 pm – 4:45 pm

AAP Presidential Address

Serpil Erzurum, MD, Cleveland Clinic

Location: International Ballroom

4:45 pm – 5:15 pm

Kober Medal Presentation

Recipient: Stuart H. Orkin, MD; Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Presenter: Leonard I. Zon, MD; Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s HospitalInternational

Location: International Ballroom

5:15 pm – 5:30 pm

AAP Business Meeting

Location: TBA

5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

APSA Panel: Team Based Science

Location: Crystal Room

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

ASCI Food and Science: Featuring Poster Presentations by the ASCI’s 2017 YoungPhysician-Scientist Award Recipients and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellows (invitation only)

Location: Gold Room

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

AAP Banquet and Speaker: Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD: Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine

Location: Imperial Ballroom

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

APSA Dinner and Founder's Award Presentation (ticketed event)

Founder's Award Recipient: TBA

Location: Rouge

9:45 pm – 11:30 am

Dessert Reception (open to all attendees)

An opportunity for APSA members to converse with and learn from senior physician-scientist members of the AAP.

Location: Imperial Lobby

Time Event
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

APSA Session II

Location: International Ballroom

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Mentoring Breakfast - Medical Specialties (ticketed event)

Location: International Ballroom

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Society Leadership Wrap Up Meeting

Location: TBA

9:30 am – 10:00 am
10:00 am – 11:00 am

APSA Panel: Work/Life Balance

Location: Gold Room

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

APSA Panel: The Dos and Don'ts of MSTP Admissions

Location: Embassy Room

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

APSA Panel: Transitioning

Location: Gold Room

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Residency Luncheon

Location: TBA

Come get your questions answered by the experts about specific programs and the nature of physician-scientist training after medical and graduate school. If you are applying to residency soon, this is an unrivaled opportunity to directly connect with program directors. Find a list of all the programs here

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

APSA Research Pathway Director’s Meeting

Location: State Room