Central Research Forum

photo of students and posters at the 2014 forum

2015

Save the Date

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Office of Research Affairs will present the 2015 Central Research Forum (CRF) on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 4 to 7:30 p.m., in the Wright State University Student Union. Highlights are noted below.

The CRF will include a data blitz and poster session showcasing the range of Wright State’s biomedical, clinical, medical education and public health research. All WSU investigators, graduate students and medical students are invited to present posters on their current or recent work. Posters presented at national conferences in the past year are strongly encouraged. See: Call for posters.

Time and Location Activity

3:00-5:00 p.m.
Apollo Room

Poster Set-up

4:00–5:00 p.m.
Apollo Room

Welcome
Dean Margaret M. Dunn, M.D., M.B.A., FACS, will make opening comments followed by presentations by keynote guest speakers.

5:15-5:30 p.m.
Endeavor Room
Data Blitz

Presenters will get two minutes each (using just one overhead transparency) to tell the audience why they should take a closer look at the presenter's research during the poster session.

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Apollo Room
Poster Session and Reception
Posters will showcase the range of biomedical, clinical, medical education and public health research at WSU.

For more information, contact Sonia Mann at (937) 775-3018 or sonia.mann@wright.edu.

2014

The Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine presented the 2014 Central Research Forum (CRF) on Oct. 16  in the Wright State University Student Union. The CRF opened with a keynote session on “The Clinician-Scientist,” with Steven Lindheim, M.D., M.M.M.; Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D.; Kelly Miller, M.D.,Ph.D.; and Arthur Pickoff, M.D. (host). It was followed by a data blitz and poster reception showcasing the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical and medical education research.

Program

Time and Location Activity

3:00-5:00 p.m.
Apollo Room

Poster Set-up

4:00-4:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Welcome

Marjorie Bowman, M.D., M.P.A.
Dean

4:10-5:00 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Keynote Session: The Clinician-Scientist

Steven Lindheim, M.D., M.M.M.
Professor of Obsgtetrics & Gynecology, Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mark M. Rich, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology, and Neurology

Kelly L. R. Miller, M.D., Ph.D.
Internal Medicine Resident

Arthur S. Pickoff, M.D. (host)
Interim Associate Dean for Research Affairs

5:00-5:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Data Blitz

Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D. (moderator)
Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology, and Neurology

15 presenters will get two minutes each to tell the audience why they should take a closer look at the presenter's research during the poster session.

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Apollo Room

Reception and Poster Session — See the CRF 2014 Program for details.

For more information contact Virginia Byrd, (937) 775-3018; or virginia.byrd@wright.edu.

2013

The Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine presented the 2013 Central Research Forum on October 24, in the WSU Student Union.

The CRF opened with a keynote session on “Building a Translational  Research Collaboration in Orthopaedic Surgery” with Richard Laughlin, M.D.; Dana Duren, Ph.D.;, and Arthur Pickoff, M.D. (moderator). It was followed by a data blitz and poster reception showcasing the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research.

Program

Time and Location Activity

3-5 p.m.
Apollo Room

Poster Set-up

4-4:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Welcome

Marjorie Bowman, M.D., M.P.A.
Dean

4:10-5 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Keynote Session: Building a Translational  Research Collaboration in Orthopaedic Surgery

Keynote Speaker Video (web stream)

Richard Laughlin, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dana Duren, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Community Health

Arthur Pickoff, M.D. (moderator)
Interim Associate Dean for Research Affairs

5-5:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Data Blitz
Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D. (moderator)
Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology & Physiology

15 presenters will get 2 minutes each to tell the audience why they should take a closer look at the presenter's research during the poster session.

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Apollo Room

Reception and Poster Session - See the CRF 2013 Program (DOCX) for details.

For more information contact Research Affairs, (937) 775-3018; or som_ra@wright.edu.

2012

The Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine presented the 2012 Central Research Forum on Nov. 29,  in the WSU Student Union.

The CRF opened with a keynote session presented by WSU transplant surgeons Brian Stevens, M.D., Ph.D., and Lucille Wrenshall, M.D., Ph.D. That was followed by a data blitz and poster reception showcasing the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research.

For more information contact Research Affairs, (937) 775-3018; or som_ra@wright.edu.

Program

Time and Location Activity

3-5 p.m.
Apollo Room

Poster Set-up

4-4:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Welcome

Arthur S. Pickoff, M.D.
Interim Associate Dean for Research Affairs

4:10-5:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Keynote Session: Transplant Surgery Research at WSU

A Tale Of Two Careers
Lucile Wrenshall, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery; Medical Director, Living Donor Program, Miami Valley Hospital

“Why Bother?” The Usefulness Of Clinical Research
R. Brian Stevens, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery and Director, Division of Transplant Surgery; Director, Miami Valley Hospital Transplant Program
[Presented by Dr. Wrenshall]

5:10-5:40 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Data Blitz
Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D., moderator
Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology & Physiology

Thirteen presenters will get 2 minutes each (using just one overhead transparency) to tell the audience why they should take a closer look at the presenter's research during the poster session.

Jared Klein [Poster #9]; Osvaldo Lopez [Poster #2]; Shannon Romer & Adam Deardorff [Poster #53]; Robert Palmer [Poster #60]; Adrian Corbett [Poster #59]; Natasha Hill [Poster #39];    Elizabeth Dulaney-Cripe [Poster #24]; Paul Koles [Poster #3]; Christine Rojas [Poster #47]; Lisa Kellar [Poster #8]; Jeannine Crum [Poster #67]; Ahmed Obeidat [Poster #55]; Manuel Simoes [Poster #13].

5:40-7:30 p.m.
Apollo Room

Reception and Poster Session - See the list of 92 posters (DOCX)

2010

The Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine presented the 2010 Central Research Forum on Oct. 26,  in the WSU Student Union.

The CRF opened with a session about practice-based research conducted by SOARnet, the Southwestern Ohio Ambulatory Research Network. The session was held in conjunction with the Medical Student Research Club's Translational Research Lecture Series. It was followed by a session about our newest research centers of excellence, the WSU and PHP Neuroscience Institute and the National Center for Medical Readiness.

The program concluded with a data blitz and poster reception showcasing the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research.

Program

Time and Location Activity

Noon-2 p.m.
Apollo Room

Poster Set-up

2:30-2:40 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Howard Part, M.D.
Dean, Boonshoft School of Medicine
Welcome

2:40-3:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Session 1: Practice-Based Research at SOARnet
Held in conjunction with the Medical Student Research Club's
Translational Research Lecture Series

PDF

William Spears, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Community Health and Pediatrics

Gregory Eberhart, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Miryoung Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Community Health and Pediatrics

Meaghan Ebetino
WSU Medical Student

3:30-4:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Session 2: Research Centers of Excellence

Jack A. Bantle, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, Wright State University
Introduction

Timothy C. Cope, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology
Director, WSU and PHP Neuroscience Institute (PDF)

James E. Brown, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine
National Center for Medical Readiness (PDF)

4:30-4:40 p.m.

Break

4:40-5:00 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Data Blitz
Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D., moderator

5-7 p.m.
Apollo Room

Reception and Poster Session - See the complete poster list (DOC)

For more information contact Research Affairs, (937) 775-3018; or som_ra@wright.edu.

2009

The Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine hosted the 2009 Central Research Forum on March 10, in the WSU Student Union. The program introduced new investigators at WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine and explored recent developments in translational research.

A data blitz and poster session showcased the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research. 

Program

Time and Location Activity

12:00-2:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room

Poster Set-up

2:00-2:10 p.m.
E163 Student Union

Howard Part, M.D.
Dean, Boonshoft School of Medicine
Welcome

2:10-3:15 p.m.
E163 Student Union

Session 1: New Investigators at WSU

David Ladle, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology
Transcriptional Regulation of Synaptic Connectivity to Motor Neurons
Download presentation (PDF)

Yong-jie Xu, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Molecular Mechanism of the DNA Replication Checkpoint in Fission Yeast
Download presentation (PDF)

Rosalyn Scott, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Collaborating with the College of Engineering - Initial Strategies and Early Outcomes
Download presentation (PDF)

3:15-3:30 p.m.

Break

3:30-4:40 p.m.
E163 Student Union

Session 2: Translational Research at WSU

Steven Berberich, Ph.D.
Professor and Interim Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Keynote Presentation:
Translational Research: From Bench to Bedside

Michael Johnson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Translational Research in Regenerative Medicine

Sonia Michail, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
The Human Gut Microbiome

4:40-5:00 p.m.
E163 Student Union

Data Blitz
Robert Putnam, Ph.D. -- Moderator

5:00-7:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room
 

Reception and Poster Session - See the list of posters (DOC).

For more information contact Research Affairs, (937) 775-3018; or som_ra@wright.edu.

2007

In conjunction with Wright State University's 40th Anniversary celebration, the Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine hosted the 2007 Central Research Forum on Oct. 23, in the WSU Student Union. The program exploreed future prospects for state and federal funding as well as promising new research initiatives at Wright State. A poster session showcased the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research. All WSU investigators and graduate students are invited to present posters on their current or recent work. Posters presented at national conferences in the past year are strongly encouraged. For more information contact Research Affairs, (937) 775-3018; or som_ra@wright.edu.

Program

Time and Location Activity

12:00-2:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room

Poster Set-up

2:00-2:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Howard Part, M.D.
Dean, Boonshoft School of Medicine
Welcome

2:10-2:45 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Jack A. Bantle, Ph.D.
Vice President Research and Graduate Studies
Prospects for State and Federal Research Funding
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2:45-3:15 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Timothy C. Cope, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology
Neural Regeneration: Not Synonymous with Recovery
Download presentation (PDF)

3:15-3:45 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Michael B. Hennessy, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
Proinflammatory Influences on Behavior During Stress

3:45-4:00 p.m.

Break

4:00-4:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Richard T. Laughlin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Prospects for Research Collaboration in Orthopaedic Surgery
Download presentation (PDF)

4:30-5:00 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Glenn C. Hamilton, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine
The H.E.L.P. Center: Taking Medicine to the Edge
Download presentation (PDF)

5:00-7:30 p.m.
Multipurpose Room

Reception and Poster Session - download the program and poster list (PDF)

WSU 40th Anniversary: see the university's Virtual Celebration. Its overview of Research Through the Decades features SOM investigators Roger Siervogel and Peter Lauf and Norma Adragna-Lauf.

Last edited on 08/29/2015.