2018 Agenda

Sunday, August 19, 2018

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS

1:00 – 1:10 pm

Wayne O. Carter, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
President and Chief Executive Officer
Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute
Speaker Biography

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

1:10 – 1:50 pm

Title Pending

Kevin Davies
Executive Vice President, Strategic Development
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Session 1 

1:50 – 2:35 pm

Dongsheng Duan
University of Missouri

Liang Xu
University of Kansas

BREAK

2:40 – 3:15 pm

Session 2

3:15 – 4:25 pm

Becky Bart
Danforth Plant Science Center

Hao Zhu
University of Kansas Medical Center

Elizabeth Bryda
University of Missouri

Endnote Speaker

4:30 – 5:15 pm

Title Pending

Richard Payne
John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics
Center for Practical Bioethics

 

Monday, August 20, 2018

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS

8:00 – 8:10 am

Wayne O. Carter, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
President and Chief Executive Officer
Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

8:10 – 9:00 am

Title Pending

Stanley Qi
Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Department of Chemical & Systems Biology
Stanford University

Session 1

9:00 – 9:45 am 

Randall Prather
University of Missouri

Alexander Franz
University of Missouri

BREAK

9:50 – 10:15 am

Session 2

10:15 – 11:50 am

Alejandro Alvarado
Stower’s Institute

Brad Olson
University of Missouri

Jay Vivan
University of Kansas Medical Center

Anand Chandrasek
University of Missouri

LUNCH

11:55 am – 12:35 pm

Session 3

12:50 – 2:00 pm

Tara Nealey
Polsinelli

Don MacKenzie
Danforth Plant Science Center

ENDNOTE SPEAKER

1:25 – 2:10 pm

Title Pending

Shondra Miller
Director, Center for Advanced Genome Engineering
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital