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Yale Cardiovascular Research Center Inaugural Symposium

March 18, 2011, TAC Auditorium
YCVRC 2011 Symposium Poster

  • 9:00-9:15 am
    Robert Alpern, Dean, Yale University School of Medicine.
    Opening Remarks

  • 9:15-9:30 am
    Jack Elias, Chair, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine.
    Opening Remarks

  • 9:30-10:00 am
    Barry Zaret, RW Berliner Professor Emeritus, Yale University School of Medicine.
    Yale Cardiology

  • 10:00-11:00 am
    Ken Chien, Director, CVRI/MGH.
    Myocardial stem cells

  • 11:00-12:00 noon
    Ken Walsh, Director, Whittaker CV Institute, Boston University School of Medicine.
    Cell-cell crosstalk- myocardium and beyond

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch

  • 1:00-2:00 pm
    Michael Parmacek, Director, University of Pennsylvania CV Institute.
    Molecular basis of congenital heart disease.

  • 2:00-3:00 pm
    Peter Carmeliet, Director, Vesalius Research Center, University of Leuven.
    Neurovascular link, angiogenesis and beyond.

  • 3:00-3:30 Coffee Break

  • 3:30-4:30
    David Pinsky, Director, University of Michigan CV Center.
    Inflammation and the heart

  • 4:30:5:30
    Shaun Coughlin, Director, CVRI/UCSF.
    Proteases in cardiovascular biology

5:30-6:30 Reception

7:00 pm Dinner