BBS Symposium August 2021

Monday, August 23, 2021 

11:45 AM  Opening remarks with Dr. Robert Weiss 
12:00 PM

Aging and Cancer: Rival Demons? 
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Judith Campisi, The Buck Institute

1:15 PM BREAK 
1:30 PM

Round table discussion
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Judith Campisi, The Buck Institute

2:30 PM

Hindsight is 20/20 panel discussion with current Graduate Students
Panelists:
Paula Banuelos, BBS Ph.D. Student (Second Year)
Russell Barkley, BBS Ph.D. Student (Second Year)
Isabel Forlastro, BBS Ph.D. Student (Second Year)
Kieran Koch-Laskowski, Combined DVM/ BBS Ph.D. Candidate (Fourth Year)
Hector Loyola Irizarry, BBS Ph.D. Candidate (Fourth Year)

3:30 PM 

Life after the Ph.D. with Biomedical & Biological Sciences Alumni discussion
Panelists:
Jordan Mohr, Ph.D. ’19, Interdisciplinary Science Learning Labs Preceptor at University of Delaware
Chavez Carter, Ph.D. ‘14, Director of Medical Relations at La Roche-Posay USA
Kristel Yee Mon, Ph.D. ’20, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Weill Cornell Medicine

4:30 - 5:30 PM  Poster Session with refreshments