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October 10–11, 2002

Program Committee
Symposium Announcement


Thursday, October 10, 2002




7:30 a.m.

Registration, Exhibits and Continental Breakfast


8:30 a.m.



8:45 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

Session I: Imaging Modalities



Axel Haase, Ph.D., University of Würzburg



Heinrich Schelbert, M.D., University of California Los Angeles


Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in Mouse Cardiovascular and Neural Development

Daniel Turnbull, M.D., New York University





Roberto Lang, M.D., University of Chicago Medical Center


3D Reconstruction of Gene Expression Patterns in Cardiac Development

Antoon Moorman, Ph.D., Academic Medical Center Amsterdam

11:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Discussion - Imaging Modalities and Mouse Cardiovascular Phenotype Analysis


Lunch and Exhibits


1:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Session II: Functional Assessments


Applications and Evaluation of Radio-Telemetry in Small Laboratory Animals

Klaas Kramer, DVM, Vrije Universiteit


High Resolution Imaging of Electrical Activity in Embryonic and Adult Mice

Gregory Morley, Ph.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine


Electrophysical Phenotyping in Genetically Engineered Mice

Charles Berul, M.D., Harvard Medical School





Analysis of the "Cardiome"

James Bassingthwaighte, M.D., Ph.D., University of Washington

4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Discussion - The Problem of Anesthesia


4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Reception, Poster Session, and Exhibits


6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Tour of NIH Mouse Imaging Facility


Friday, October 11, 2002




7:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Exhibits


8:30 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.

Session III: Modeling Human Cardiovascular Function and Disease


Exercise Assessment of Transgenic Models of Human Cardiovascular Disease

Daniel Bernstein, M.D., Stanford University


Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease

Monty Krieger, Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology



Jeffrey A. Towbin, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine




Congenital Anomalies/DiGeorge Syndrome

Antonio Baldini, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine


Comparative Anatomy of the Developing Mouse and Human Heart

Andy Wessels, Ph.D.

11:25 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Discussion - Mouse vs. Other Animal Models


Lunch and Exhibits


1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Session IV: Genomic Approaches


Molecular Identity of a Novel Head-Heart Organizer

Margaret L. Kirby, Ph.D., Duke University


Cardiogenomics: Divergent Gene Expression Profiles in Physiological and Pathophysiological Cardiac Hypertrophy

Martina Schinke, Ph.D., Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Discovering Novel Pathways in Cardiovascular Development and Disease Using Mouse ENU Mutagenesis

Monica J. Justice, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Discussion - Gene Expression Profiling and Phenotype Database


3:45 p.m.



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