MSTP | 50th Anniversary Research Symposium

50th Anniversary Research Symposium

The University of Chicago Medical Scientist Training Program is celebrating our 50th anniversary in 2017. As part of this celebration, we have invited some of our most accomplished alumni back to campus to talk about their research.

This event is free and open to the entire University community. Join us for an afternoon of science and scholarship!

When and Where

Friday, June 23rd 2017 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Gordon Center for Integrative Science
Room W-301/303


1:00 - 1:30p.m. History of UChicago MSTP and Opening Remarks by Director Dr. Marcus Clark

1:30 - 2:00p.m. Mark Krasnow, MD'85, PhD'83 Professor of Biochemistry
National Academy of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
2:00 - 2:30p.m. Mark Anderson, MD'94, PhD'92 Professor of Medicine, Robert B. Friend and Michelle M. Friend Endowed Chair in Diabetes Research University of California at San Francisco
2:30 - 3:00p.m. Justine Lee, MD'06, PhD'04 Bernard G. Sarnat Endowed Chair in Craniofacial Biology UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
3:00 - 3:30p.m. Feroz Papa, MD'98, PhD'95 Professor of Medicine University of California at San Francisco
3:30 - 3:45p.m. Break
3:45 - 4:15p.m. Anupam B. Jena, MD'09, PhD'06 Ruth L. Newhouse Associate Professor of Health Care Policy Harvard Medical School
4:15 - 4:45p.m. Mary Dinauer, MD'81, PhD'79 Professor of Pediatrics and Scientific Director - The Children's Discovery Institute Washington University in St. Louis
4:45 - 5:15p.m. Matthew Vander Heiden, MD'02, PhD'00 Associate Professor of Biology and Eisen and Chang Career Development Professor Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
5:15 - 5:45p.m. Christopher Walsh, MD'85, PhD'83 Bullard Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School

Schedule and speakers subject to change.