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Invitation to TTUHSC School of Pharmacy Research Days June 5 - 6, 2014

Dear SOM Faculty and Research Staff:

You are cordially invited to attend the Thirteenth Annual TTUHSC School of Pharmacy Research Days to be held at the Amarillo Civic Center – Heritage Room, 401 S. Buchanan, in Amarillo on June 5 – 6, 2014.

In order to enhance collaboration, the Research Advisory Committee and Amarillo SOP faculty have requested to be informed of Lubbock Research Days attendees. Therefore, it is critically important that if you plan to attend, you submit your registration by Friday, May 23rd (link below). ID badges will be required and can be picked up at the registration table.

REGISTRATION Link: http://medulla.ttuhsc.edu/ResearchDaysReg/Default.aspx
NOTE: If on-campus, this link can only be accessed through a TTUHSC hard-wired or wireless connection. If off-campus, it can only be accessed via a VPN connection. Residents or others who have NO access to a TTUHSC or VPN connection may email lynn.finkenbinder@ttuhsc.edu and request alternate instructions.

The School of Pharmacy Research Advisory Committee is pleased to announce the following OUTSTANDING individuals who will speak at this year’s event:

Distinguished Speaker:
P. Michael Conn, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President for Research
Associate Provost
Professor of Internal Medicine and Cell Biology-Biochemistry
Robert C. Kimbrough, III, M.D., Professor of Medical Education
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Keynote Speakers:

  1. Tawanda Gumbo, M.D.
    Administrative Director of Global Health Research
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  2. David A. Boothman, Ph.D.
    Robert B. and Virginia Payne Endowed Scholar in Oncology
    Associate Director for Translational Research
    Professor of Pharmacology and Radiation Oncology
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Two concurrent sessions will also be featured this year:
  • David McClure and Dr. David Snow from the Office of Technology Commercialization, along with Edwin Flores, J.P., Partner, Chalker Flores LLP, will present, “From lab to launch: Protecting research, Commercializing successfully.”
  • A Pharmacy Practice Focus session, “So Now You’ve Presented Your Poster – What’s Next?” will be presented by Drs. Carlos Alvarez, Krystal Haase and Eric MacLaughlin.

Please see the related links Schedule of Events and Vendor Show Flyer for additional details.