Research Conferences

We host a variety of speakers throughout the academic year to share information about rare disease research and industry. Seminars are free and open to the public. No advance RSVP is required.

Thursdays, 11:15 am - 12:30 pm,
4-204 McGuire Translational Research Facility (MTRF)
2001 6th St SE, Minneapolis MN 55455

Date Speaker Department Title
9/5/2019 NO SEMINAR  N/A
9/12/2019 Siddhee Sahasrabudhe ECP Non-Suicidal Self Injury: Pathophysiology and Current Management Strategies
9/19/2019 Ashish Gupta Pediatrics Adrenoleukodystrophy: A Challenging Disease and Evolving Management Strategies
9/26/2019 Abhi Sathe ECP Comparison of the Pharmacokinetics of CYP Probe Substrates Between Healthy Subjects and Psoriasis Patients Using Population PK approach
10/3/2019 Todd Vanyo ECP Genotype and Phenotyping the Gangliosidoses: A Timeline to Clinical Change
10/10/2019 Siddhee Sahasrabudhe ECP NAC Pharmacology in Childhood Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy
10/17/2019 Mike Walters ITDD ITDD Core Competencies: from Assay Development to Clinical Trial API
10/24/2019 NO SEMINAR  N/A N/A
10/31/2019 Kyle Rudser Biostatistics Design of Pragmatic Clinical Trials
11/7/2019 NO SEMINAR  N/A N/A
11/14/2019 Jack Keimel President, New Hope Research Foundation The Challenges of Curing Tay-Sachs Disease
11/21/2019 Jeff Haroldson Medical Science Director, Audentes Therapeutics, Inc. AAV-Based Genetic Medicines: Preliminary Findings in a Rare Neuromuscular Disease
11/28/2019 NO SEMINAR   Thanksgiving
12/5/2019 NO SEMINAR    
12/12/2019 Michael Nelson and Daniel Kueh  Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Opportunities and Challenges in Health Economic and Outcomes Research in Epilepsy 
12/19/2019 (Final exams)