Tentative Schedule of Events

Time

Activity/Speaker

Location

8:30 AM Meet Carver Biomedical Research Building
8:25-9:15 AM The Intersection of Genetic Counseling and Molecular Genetics 

Colleen Campbell, PhD, MS, CGC
Assistant Director, Iowa Institute for Human Genetics

Carver Biomedical Research Building
9:15-9:35 AM The Role of Diagnostic Testing Laboratories in Personalized Genomic Medicine 

Carla Nishimura 
Administrator, Iowa Institute of Human Genetics
Research Manager, Molecular Otolaryngology and Renal Research Laboratories

Carver Biomedical Research Building
9:35-9:55 AM Development and Implementation of Diagnostic Testing for Personalized Genetic Medicine

M. Adela Mansilla, MS, PhD
Research Scientist, Clinical Division

Carver Biomedical Research Building
10:00-10:25 AM What is Bioinformatics? & Data Center Tour
  
Thomas Bair, PhD
Director, Bioinformatics Division 
Carver Biomedical Research Building
10:25-10:45 AM Information Technology Needs of Genetics

Srinivas Maddhi
Senior Systems Administrator, Iowa Institute of Human Genetics

Carver Biomedical Research Building
11:00-11:30 AM     The Life of a Genetic Researcher

Anne Kwitek, PhD
Associate Director, Iowa Institute for Human Genetics
Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Internal Medicine and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Kelch Conference Room
11:30-12:30 PM Panel Discussion and Lunch      Kelch Conference Room
12:30-1:00 PM     Unemployed in San Francisco - Now What?

Stephen Gunstream
Chief Commercial Officer, Integrated DNA Technologies

Eckstein Medical Research Building
1:10-1:55 PM Managing a DNA Sequencing Facility and Facility Tour 

Kevin Knudtson, PhD
Director, DNA Facility

Eckstein Medical Research Building
2:05-2:20 PM Lab Tour 

Carla Nishimura
Administrator, Iowa Institute of Human Genetics
Research Manager, Molecular Otolaryngology and Renal Research Laboratories

5th Floor Carver Biomedical Research Building
2:25-2:50PM           Life as a Physician-Scientist

Oleg Shchlochkov, MD
Clinical Geneticist, Iowa Institute for Human Genetics
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Medical Genetics

Medical Education Research Facility
2:50-3:00 PM Wrap Up Medical Education Research Facility