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Agenda


Monday, September 12, 2011

 

7:00 a.m.Registration

8:00 a.m.Welcome and Introductions
 Susan B. Shurin, M.D., Acting Director
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

8:10 a.m.Opening Remarks
 Christopher J. O’Donnell, M.D., M.P.H.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

8:25 – 11:30 a.m.Session I: From Human Genome Sequence to GWAS
 
Moderators:    Scott T. Weiss, M.D.
                      Harvard Medical School / Brigham and Women’s Hospital

                      Dina N. Paltoo, Ph.D., M.P.H.
                      National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Opening Remarks
Moderators

Keynote Address
Use of Next Generation Sequencing for Disease Gene Discovery

Richard P. Lifton, M.D., Ph.D.
Yale University

Genes for Cardiac Repolarization and Sudden Cardiac Death
Aravinda Chakravarti, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University

Asthma Gene Discovery in the EVE Consortium
Carole Ober, Ph.D.
University of Chicago

9:45 a.m.Break

10:15 a.m.Genetic Determinants of Hematologic Traits in the Population
Santhi Ganesh, M.D.
University of Michigan

Pharmacogenetic Advances in Cardiovascular Disease
Donna K. Arnett, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Progress in COPD Genetics
Edwin K. Silverman, M.D., Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School / Brigham and Women’s Hospital

11:30 a.m.Lunch (on your own)

12:30 p.m.Oral Abstract Presentations
Catherine Y. Campbell, M.D.
Cardiology Fellow
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Jie Huang, M.D., M.P.H.
Research Fellow
NHLBI / Framingham Heart Study

1:00 – 3:10 p.m.Session II: From GWAS to Function
 
Moderators:    Stuart H. Orkin, M.D.
                      Harvard Medical School / Children’s Hospital Boston

                      Alan M. Michelson, M.D., Ph.D.
                      National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Opening Remarks
Moderators

MUC5B and Pulmonary Fibrosis
David A. Schwartz, M.D.
National Jewish Health

In Vivo Discovery of Mammalian Heart Enhancers
Len A. Pennacchio, Ph.D.
Department of Energy Joint Genome Project

From GWAS-Identified Locus to Reversing the Fetal Hemoglobin Switch:
Functional and Genetic Validation

Stuart H. Orkin, M.D.
Harvard Medical School / Children’s Hospital Boston

Mechanism of the Coronary Heart Disease Association at Chromosome 6q23.2
Thomas Quertermous, M.D.
Stanford University School of Medicine

Programming and Reprogramming: New Approaches to Understanding Disease
Chad Cowan, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital

3:10 p.m.Break

3:40 – 5:00 p.m.Session III: From GWAS to Discovery: Genetic Analysis

Moderators:    Eric Boerwinkle, Ph.D.
                      University of Texas Health Science Center

                      L. Adrienne Cupples, Ph.D.
                      Boston University


Opening Remarks
Moderators

Analysis Considerations for Genome-Wide Studies for CVD Phenotypes in
Multi-Ethnic Populations

Leslie Lange, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

When Is a Large Sample Not So Large? Some Non-Intuitive Behavior in High-Throughput Association Analyses
Kenneth Rice, Ph.D.
University of Washington

Detecting Complex Trait Associations With Rare Variants
Suzanne M. Leal, Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine

5:00 p.m.Poster Abstract Presentation Session

6:30 p.m.Adjourn


Tuesday, September 13, 2011

 

7:30 a.m.Registration

8:00 – 11:30 a.m.Session IV: From GWAS to Sequencing

 Moderators:    Stephen Rich, Ph.D.
                      University of Virginia

                      Deborah Nickerson, Ph.D.
                      University of Washington


Opening Remarks
Moderators

Life After GWAS: Sequencing and Functional Studies in the CHARGE Consortium
Eric Boerwinkle, Ph.D.
University of Texas Health Science Center

Rare Coding Mutations and Risk for Myocardial Infarction
Sekar Kathiresan, M.D.
Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital

Advances in Lipid Genetics from Large Scale Genetic Studies
Cristen J. Willer, Ph.D.
University of Michigan

Rare Variant Discovery in Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Ray E. Hershberger, M.D.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

9:45 a.m.Break

10:05 a.m.Sequencing Thousands of Individuals to Study Complex Traits
Gonçalo Abecasis, Ph.D.
University of Michigan School of Public Health

Emerging Technologies in Genomics
Jay A. Shendure, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Washington School of Medicine

Oral Abstract Presentations
Chunyu Liu, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute / Framingham Heart Study

Joshua W. Knowles, M.D., Ph.D.
Instructor, Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine

11:30 a.m.Lunch (on your own)

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.Oral Abstract Presentations
Adam Gordon
Graduate Student
University of Washington

Joshua Diamond, M.D., M.S.C.E.
Fellow, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care
University of Pennsylvania

1:30 – 3:15 p.m.Session V: From Genomics to Clinical Translation

 Moderators:    Thomas Quertermous, M.D.
                      Stanford University School of Medicine

                      Cashell Jaquish, Ph.D.
                      National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Opening Remarks
Moderators

Next-Gen Sequencing of Cardiomyopathies: Insights Into Etiologies and Mechanisms
Christine E. Seidman, M.D.
Harvard Medical School

Pharmacogenomics of Anti-Platelet Agents: The PAPI Study
Alan R. Shuldiner, M.D.
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Implementing Genomics in An Electronic Medical Record Environment: Early Lessons
Dan M. Roden, M.D.
Vanderbilt Medical Center

Functional Validation of Novel Genes At GWAS Loci for Plasma Lipid Traits
Daniel J. Rader, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

3:15 p.m.Closing Remarks
Christopher J. O’Donnell, M.D., M.P.H.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

3:20 p.m.Adjourn

 
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