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
1/30/20 Marie Kuker  Kuker Regulatory Consulting, LLC FDA and the Regulations Governing Clinical Trials: An Overview
2/6/2020 Siddhee Sahasrabudhe ECP Graduate Student, Kartha Lab  
2/13 NO SEMINAR    
2/20 Abhishek Sathe ECP Graudate Student, Coles Lab Pharmaco-fMRI: A Tool to Predict the Response to Antiepileptic Drugs in Epilepsy
2/28 Rare Disease Day College of Pharmacy and Medical School The Rare Disease Treatment Approval Process: Balancing Gold Standard Evidence with Patient-Centered Flexibility
3/5 TBD    
3/12 NO SEMINAR    
3/19 Breanne Byiers Research Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, CEHD Development of outcome measures for neurodevelopmental genetic syndromes
3/26 TBD    
4/2 TBD    
4/9 Emil Lou Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation Deciphering the Effects of Intercellular Communication via Tunneling Nanotubes on Cancer Cell Invasion and Chemoresistance
4/16 TBD    
4/23 Joe Schneider  Medical Science Liaison, Aeglea Biotherapeutics Overview of arginase 1 deficiency
4/30 TBD    
5/7 Jessica Grussing  National Account Director, Neurelis Orphan Drugs and the Payer Environment