The Accelerating Excellence In Translational Science (AXIS)Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
Translational Research Day 2

CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE presents:   

"2nd Annual Translational Research Day: Focus on cardiovascular diseases"   

Friday, May 20th, 2011   

8:30 A.M - 4:30 P.M   

Keck Lecture Hall, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science   

1731 E. 120th Street~ Los Angeles~ CA 90059
  

Agenda   

Breakfast and Registration   

Introduction and Welcome
Translational Research Day: Focus on Cardiovascular Diseases
Keith Norris, M.D., FACP, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
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Jackson Heart Study: Lessons I Learned Standing on the Curbside: Race, Gender, CVD Risks and Community Health
Marino A. Bruce, Ph.D. University of Mississippi Medical Center
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Women and Heart Disease: From Observation to Investigation to Translation
Puja Mehta, M.D. Women's Health Center, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute
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An Inteventional Study Design to Improve Access to Care
Gloria McNeal, Ph.D., Founding Dean, Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing, Charles Drew University of Medicne and Science
  

Panel Discussion I: How to Reduce CVD Risk Factors
G. McNeal, P. Mehta, K. Norris, and Chair: Theodore Friedman, M.D., Ph.D., Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
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LUNCH   

Impact of Translational Research on Current Vascular Surgical Practice
Rodney White, M.D., Professor of Surgery, Harbor-UCLA
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Keynote Speaker   

Abnormalities of Lipid Metabolism and their consequences in chronic kidney diseases
N.D. Vaziri, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Physiology, and Biophysics, Chief Division of Nephrology and Hypertension.
University of California, Irvine
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Current Cardiovascular Medicines and Practices in Local Community
George Marks, M.D., Chief Cardiologist, Internal Medicine, Martin Luther King/Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
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Panel Discussion II:Better Management of CVD in Underserved Community
D. Martins, S. Hsia, and Chair: G. Marks. Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
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Plan of Action for Better Tomorrow
N.D. Vasari, M.D.
  

ADJOURNMENT