NEWS & EVENTS

2019 NHLBI Martha Vaughan, M.D., Symposium: Remembering Her Legacy

September 9 - 10, 2019
NIH Campus - Lipsett Auditorium (Bldg 10)

Description

The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) invites you to attend the 2019 Martha Vaughan, M.D. Symposium: Remembering Her Legacy, which will bring together world experts on topics related to Dr. Vaughan’s areas of research interest and of the interests of her former post-doctoral fellows and other trainees. Dr. Vaughan also had a long-standing interest in mentoring and invitees will discuss how her mentoring affected their scientific and personal development.

The meeting will occur over two days on the NIH Bethesda campus and will include a dynamic range of invited speakers with clinical and scientific expertise. The meeting will begin at 9:00 am on September 9, 2019 and conclude by 2:30 pm on September 10, 2019. Please visit the event website to register!

Agenda

8:30-9:00 AM
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Registration

8:55-9:00 AM
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Introductions and Welcome

Joel Moss, M.D., Ph.D. (5 mins)
Senior Investigator, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

9:00-9:10 AM
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Opening Remarks

Gary Gibbons, M.D. (10 mins)
Director, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

9:10-9:15 AM
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Opening Remarks

Edward Korn, Ph.D. (5 mins)
Senior Investigator, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

9:15-11:05 AM
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Session 1: Mentoring and Human Rights
Moderator: Robert Balaban, Ph.D.

9:15-9:40 AM Mentoring in Career Development
Ferid Murad, M.D., Ph.D
Stanford University

9:40-10:05 AM Martha Vaughan and Human Rights
Michael Katz, M.D
Stanford University

10:05-10:30 AM Martha Vaughan: An NIH Pioneer
Michael Gottesman, M.D.
Office Intramural Research, NIH

10:30-10:55 AM Appreciation of Martha Vaughan
Toshiya Hirayama, Ph.D.
Nagasaki University, Japan

10:55-11:05 AM Coffee Break (10 mins)

11:05 AM - 3:30 PM
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Session 2: Cell Structure and Signaling
Moderators: Paola Bruni, Ph.D. & Clare Waterman, Ph.D.

11:05-11:30 AM Sophisticated regulation of Arl1 activity at the Golgi complex
Fang-Jen Scott Lee, Ph.D.
National Taiwan University, Taiwan

11:30-11:55 PM Phospholipase D generated phosphatidic acid in membrane trafficking: lessons from phagocytosis and regulated exocytosis
Nicolas Vitale, Ph.D.
Institute for Cellular and Integrative Neurosciences, University of Strasbourg, Canada

11:55-12:20 PM MicroRNAs, chronic diseases and muscle-kidney crosstalk
S. Russ Price, Ph.D.
East Carolina University

12:20–1:15 PM Lunch

1:15–1:40 PM Integrating actin dynamics and adhesion in cell migration
Clare Waterman, Ph.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

1:40-2:05 PM Fatty acid activating enzyme ACSVL3 sustains the malignant phenotype in glioblastoma
Paul Watkins, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

2:05-2:30 PM Sphingosine 1-phosphate signaling: its role in skeletal muscle precursor cell
Paola Bruni, Ph.D.
University of Florence, Italy

2:30-2:55 PM Ectodomain protein shedding by ADAM proteases in breast cancer
Anna Zolkiewska, Ph.D.
Kansas State University

2:55-3:20 PM Regulation by oxidation and reduction of protein methionine
Rodney Levine, M.D., Ph.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

3:20-3:30 PM Break (10 mins)

3:30-5:15 PM
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Session 3: Infectious Diseases
Moderators: Drusilla Burns, Ph.D. & Kim Williamson, Ph.D.

3:30-3:55 PM Malaria transmission: from bench to field and back
Kim Williamson, Ph.D.
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

3:55-4:20 PM Bacterial toxins: from basic research to vaccines
Drusilla Burns, Ph.D.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

4:20-4:45 PM Analysis of host response to subtilase cytotoxin produced by LEE-negative Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli
Kinnosuke Yahiro, Ph.D.
Chiba University, Japan

4:45-5:10 PM Next generation vaccines against botulism
Joseph T Barbieri, Ph.D.
Medical College of Wisconsin

5:15 PM Adjourn

8:30-9:00 AM
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Registration

9:00-9:05 AM
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Welcome and Opening Remarks

Rear Admiral Richard Childs, M.D. (5 mins)
Clinical Director, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

9:05 AM - 2:15 PM
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Session 4: Translational Studies in Lung Disease
Moderators: Kenneth Olivier, M.D. & Paola Rogliani, M.D.

9:05-9:30 AM Martha Vaughan, G-protein signaling and lymphangioleiomyomatosis
Arnold Kristof, M.D.C.M., F.R.C.P.C.
McGill University

9:30-9:55 AM Lymphatics in allograft rejection
Souheil El-Chemaly, M.D.
Harvard Medical School

9:55-10:20 AM Rare lung disease in China
Kai-Feng Xu, M.D.
Peking Union Medical College

10:20-10:45 AM A syndrome of idiopathic bronchiectasis and environmental mycobacteria – unraveling host susceptibility
Kenneth Olivier, M.D., M.P.H.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

10:45-11:10 AM Emerging roles of apolipoproteins in the pathogenesis and treatment of asthma
Stewart Levine, M.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

11:10-12:05 PM Lunch

12:05-12:30 AM Obstructive pulmonary disease and glucose metabolism: is there a real link?
Paola Rogliani, Ph.D.
University of Rome, Italy

12:30-12:55 PM Pathophysiology of LAM
Angelo Taveira-DaSilva, M.D., Ph.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

12:55-1:20 PM PH and ILD: where are we headed?
Sergio Harari, M.D.
San Giuseppe Hospital, Italy

1:20-1:45 PM Hermanksy-Pudlak Syndrome: A model Identify Mechanisms of Fibrosis
Bernadette Gochuico, M.D.
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), NIH

1:45-2:10 PM New insights into the pathogenesis of severe pulmonary fibrosis
Paul Noble, M.D.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles

2:10-2:15 PM Closing Remarks
Joel Moss, M.D., Ph.D. (5 mins)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

2:15 PM Adjourn

Select Speakers

Photo of Dr. Gary Gibbons
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Gary H. Gibbons, M.D., is Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where he oversees the third largest institute at the NIH.
Gary H. Gibbons, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Robert S. Balaban
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research (DIR), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Robert S. Balaban, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Edward D. Korn
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Scientist Emeritus, Laboratory of Cell Biology, Cell and Developmental Center, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Edward D. Korn, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Joel Moss
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Translational Research, Pulmonary Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Joel Moss, M.D., Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Joseph T. Barbieri
Medical College of Wisconsin
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program Medical College of Wisconsin
Joseph T. Barbieri, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Paola Bruni
University of Florence, Italy
Professor of Biochemistry, University of Florence, Italy
Paola Bruni, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Drusilla Burns
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration
Deputy Director, Division of Bacterial, Parasitic, and Allergenic Products - Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration
Drusilla Burns, Ph.D.
Photo of Rear Admiral Richard W. Childs, M.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Assistant U.S. Surgeon General, Clinical Director, Division of Intramural Research Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Transplantation Immunotherapy, Cellular and Molecular Therapeutics Branch - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Rear Admiral Richard W. Childs, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Souheil El-Chemaly
Center for LAM Research and Clinical Care Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Divison of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Clinical Director, Center for LAM Research and Clinical Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Souheil El-Chemaly, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Bernadette Gochuico
National Human Genome Research Institute
Senior Research Physician, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bernadette Gochuico, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Michael M. Gottesman
Office of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Health
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Cell Biology, Multidrug Resistance Section, National Cancer Institute Deputy Director for Intramural Research, Office of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Health
Michael M. Gottesman, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Sergio Harari
San Giuseppe Hospital, Milan, Italy
Director, Division of Pulmonary Disease, Director, Division of Medicine, San Giuseppe Hospital, Milan, Italy
Sergio Harari, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Michael Katz
Oxford Maternal and Perinatal Health Institute
Committee of Human Rights, Nat'l Academy of Sciences, Sr V.P. emeritus, March of Dines Foundation, Carpentier Prof., emeritus, of Pediatrics and Prof., emeritus, of Public Health Columbia University, ADJ Prof. of Pediatrics, Stanford University, President, Oxford Maternal and Perinatal Health Inst.
Michael Katz, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Stewart Levine
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Asthma and Lung Inflammation, Pulmonary Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Stewart Levine, M.D., Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Ferid Murad
Stanford University
Nobel Laureate, 1998, Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Stanford University
Ferid Murad, M.D., Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Arnold S. Kristof
McGill University Health Centre, Canada
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Canada
Arnold S. Kristof, M.D.C.M. F.R.C.P.C.
Photo of Dr. Paul Noble
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, Director, Women’s Guild Lung Institute Vera and Paul Guerin Family Distinguished Chair in Pulmonary Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Paul W. Noble, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Kenneth N. Olivier
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Senior Clinician, Chief, Pulmonary Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Kenneth N. Olivier, M.D., M.P.H.
Photo of Dr. Stephen R. Price
The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Associate Dean, Research & Graduate Studies, Professor of Biochemistry and Internal Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Stephen R. Price, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Paola Rogliani
University of Rome, Italy
Associate Professor, Respiratory Medicine, Dept. of Experimental Medicine, Head of the Respiratory Medicine Unit at Policlinico Tor Vergata, University of Rome, Italy
Paola Rogliani, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Fang-Jen Scott Lee
College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Director and Distinguished Professor, Institute of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Fang-Jen Scott Lee, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Angelo M. Taveira-DaSilva
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Senior Research Clinician, Pulmonary Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Angelo M. Taveira-DaSilva, M.D., Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Nicolas Vitale
University of Strasbourg, France
Group Leader, Institute for Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience, University of Strasbourg, France
Nicolas Vitale, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Clare Waterman
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
NIH Distinguished Investigator, Laboratory of Cell and Tissue Microphonics, Director, Cell and Developmental Biology Center, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Clare M. Waterman, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Paul A. Watkins
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Research Scientist, Lipid Enzymology, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Paul A. Watkins, M.D., Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Kim Williamson
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Professor, Microbiology and Immunology Department, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Kim Williamson, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Kai-Feng Xu
Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China
Professor, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China
Kai-Feng Xu, M.D.
Photo of Dr. Kinnosuke Yahiro
Chiba University, Japan
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Infectiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
Kinnosuke Yahiro, Ph.D.
Photo of Dr. Anna Zolkiewska
Kansas State University
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Kansas State University
Anna Zolkiewska, Ph.D.