Symposium Schedule

Saturday, August 19, 2017 (8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Registration, Coffee, Networking
8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome and introduction of keynote speaker
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Keynote Presentation: Accessing NIH’s Research Dollars: An Insider’s Perspective on Funding Options and Strategies, Dr. Lenka Fedorkova bioPrime, LLC Founder and CEO and former NIH/SBIR manager
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Coffee Break and Networking
10:30 – 11:45 a.m. OBI REC Grant Awardees’ Presentations
10:30 –10:45 a.m. Liu-Bliss: Spider Sex Pheromones (Page 16)
10:45 –11:00 a.m. Burton: Traumatic Brain Injury Metabolites (Page 20)
11:00 –11:15 a.m. Corns: Fetal Distress Signals (Page 22)
11:15 –11:30 a.m. Park: Biodegradable Brachytherapy (Page 13)
11:30 –11:45 a.m. Barua: Breast Cancer Drug Nanorods (Page 10)
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Research Showcase Poster Session
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Image Processing Presentations
1:30 – 1:45 p.m. Mishra: State of the Art in Dermoscopy Image Processing
1:45 – 2:00 p.m. Hagerty: Medical Image Processing and Deep Learning (Page 27)
2:00 – 2:15 p.m. Almubarak: Color Detection with Fuzzy Logic (Page 18)
2:15 – 2:30 p.m. Stoecker: Automatic Detection of Basal Cell Carcinoma (Page 12)