Vanderbilt Institute of Chemical Biology

 

 






2019 VICB
Student Research
Symposium

 

 

 

 

 

2019 VICB Student Research Symposium

 

Sponsored By Ancora Innovation

(Deerfield Management)

 



 

About & Registration

 

When:  Thursday, August 8, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where: Vanderbilt Student Life Center

 

Guest Speaker:

 

Christopher Austin
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NIH)

(Biography)

 

 

Awards

 

Richard N. Armstrong Prize in Chemical Biology

Christian Meyer (Quaranta)

 

Oral Presentation Winners

William Beavers (Skaar)

Benjamin Reisman (Bachmann)

Jacqueline Picache (McLean)

Christopher Fullenkamp (Sulikowski)

Noah Bradley (Eichman)

 

Poster Winners

Therapeutics & Translation - Katherine Almasy (Plate) and Amyn Murji (Georgiev)

Molecular Discovery - Joseph Balsamo (Hong) and Jessica Sheldon (Skaar)

Chemical Synthesis - Schuyler Chambers (Townsend) and Michael Crocker (Johnston)

Systems Analysis - William Perry (Caprioli) and Hualiang Pi (Skaar)

 

Photos

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Agenda (View PDF)

 

MORNING SESSION - BOARD OF TRUST ROOM, STUDENT LIFE CENTER


7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.            Coffee & Poster Hanging
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.            Welcome, Gary Sulikowski, VICB Director

Oral Session I                     Therapeutics, Translation and Chemical Synthesis (Benjamin                                                             Reisman, Chair)


8:45 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.           William Beavers (Skaar Research Group) Arachidonic Acid is                                                  Bactericidal against Staphylococcus aureus through a Lipid                                                  Peroxidation Mechanism

9:05 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.          Christopher Fullenkamp (Sulikowski Research Group)
                                                 Progress Towards the Total Synthesis of Chrysophaentin A
                                                 and Antimicrobial Activity of Synthetic Chrysophaentin
                                                Derivatives

9:25 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.        Craig Lindsley (Director, Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience                                                  Drug Discovery) The Value of Small Molecule Probes to
                                                Drive Translation

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.        Break


Oral Session II                    Molecular Discovery and Systems Analysis (Alexander

                                                        Allweil, Chair)

 

                                               VICB Citation Winner Flash Talks


10:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.       James Crowe (Director, Vanderbilt Vaccine Center)
                                                  Neutralizing Human AntibodiesOrevent Zika Virus
                                                  Replication and Fetal Disease in Mice

                                                  Brian Lehmann (Pietenpol Research Group)
                                                 Refinement of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Molecular                                                                     Subtypes: Implications for Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Selection

10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.       Noah Bradley (Eichman Research Group) Resistance to
                                                  Genotoxic Natural Products through Base Excision Repair

10:50 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.       Benjamin Reisman (Bachmann Research Group)
                                                  Identification of the Mechanistic Target of Apoptolidin Family
                                                  of Antitumor
Glycosylated Polyketides

11:10 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.       Jill Pulley (Director, Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and                                                   Translational Research) New Tricks for Old Drugs

11:45 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.       Joe Pearlberg (Vice President of Scientific Affairs, Deerfield

                                                 Management) Ancora Innovations

 

LUNCH - LANGFORD AUDITORIUM LOBBY & NORTH HALL LOBBY

 

11:55 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.         Lunch & Poster Viewing/Judging

 

AFTERNOON SESSION - BOARD OF TRUST ROOM, STUDENT LIFE CENTER

 

Oral Session III                   Richard Armstrong Prize for Research Excellence (Kaitlyn Stepler,

                                               Chair)  

            
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.         Jaqueline Picache, Prize Runner Up (McLean Research
                                               Group)
Development of a Unified Collision Cross Section
                                               Compendium for Compound Annotation and Chemical Class
                                               Prediction

1:30 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.        Christian Meyer, Prize Winner (Quaranta Research Group)
                                               A Consensus Framework for Calculating Drug Synergy  

2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.           Break

 

Oral Session IV                   Keynote (Jaqueline Picache, Chair)


2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.          Christopher Austin (Director of NCATS, NIH)

                                                Catalyzing Translational Innovation

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.          Awards Presentations

 

RECEPTION - LANGFORD AUDITORIUM LOBBY & NORTH HALL LOBBY

 

3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.          Reception and Poster Viewing

 

 

Contact

 

For additional information, contact the VICB office at 936-3887.


 
 
 

Oral & Poster Presentations Abstracts

 

Oral Presentation Abstracts (VUNet ID/password required)

 

Poster Presenters (VUNet ID/password required) Abstracts will be posted at a later date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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