2009 Symposium Agenda
Penn Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders Scientific Symposium Agenda
October 14, 2009
BRB II/III Auditorium/Lobby
University of Pennsylvania
|8:00 - 8:45am||Continental Breakfast and Poster Set-up|
|8:45 - 9:00am||Welcome and Overview|
Louis J. Soslowsky, PhD
|9:00 - 10:20am||Session I: Clinical (moderator: Felix Wehrli, PhD)|
L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS: "CTA-the Future of Orthopaedic Reconstruction and Limb Salvage"
Nancy Major, MD: "Utility of SPACE with Fat Supression in Evaluation of Shoulder, Knee, Hip..."
Mary Ann Kennan, MD:"Evaluating Motor Control in Upper Motor Neuron Syndromes"
Nader M. Hebela, MD: "Herniated Nucleus Pulposus: Non-surgical and Surgical Treatment Options
|10:20 - 11:00am||Poster Session and Coffee Break in BRB Lobby|
|11:00 - 12:20pm||Session II: Pilot Grant Session (moderator: Dawn M. Elliott, PhD)|
Kathleen M. Loomes, MD: "The Role of Jag1 in Osteogenesis"
Margaret M. Chou, PhD: "Molecular Functions of the TRE17/USP6 Oncogene in the Etiology of Aneurysmal Bone Cyst"
Kurt D. Hankenson, DVM, PhD: "Regulation of Osteoblastogenesis by Wnt11 and Rspo-2"
Eileen M. Shore, PhD: "A Knock-in Mouse Model for Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP)"
|12:20 - 1:15pm||Poster Session and Lunch (provided) in BRB Lobby|
|1:15 - 2:15pm||Keynote Speaker (moderator: Olena Jacenko, PhD)|
"Molecular and Cellular Control of Skeletal Morphogenesis"
Bjorn R. Olsen, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical and Dental Schools
|2:15 - 2:30pm||Presentation of Poster Awards, Wrap-up and Closing|
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