Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD
Christopher G. Dawes, MBA
David Entwistle, MHSA
Thomas Südhof, MD, PhD | "Why Understanding and Treating Neuropsychiatric Disorders is So Difficult"
Robert Califf, MD, MACC | "Key Elements of the Drug Development Ecosystem"
Bench to Bedside - Cardiovascular Medicine
Daria Mochly-Rosen, PhD | "Translational Research in Academia"
Shaun R. Coughlin, MD, PhD | "Protease-Activated Receptors: Bench to Bedside to Bench"
Eric Olson, PhD | "Muscle Making and Muscle Breaking: From Developmental Mechanisms to Therapeutics for Heart and Muscle Disease"
Stephen Quake, PhD | "Single Cell Genomics"
Panel Discussion | Chair: Helen M. Blau, PhD
California Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Stephen S. Lin, PhD | "Initiatives to Advance Stem Cell Based Drug Discovery and Medicine"
Industry - Promises & Challenges
James (Jay) E. Bradner, MD | "The New Science of Therapeutics"
Sean E. Harper, MD | "Realizing the Promise of Human Genetics in Drug Discovery and Development"
Andrew Plump, MD, PhD | "Innovation Driven Research and Development at Takeda"
David Altshuler, MD, PhD | "Humanizing Drug Discovery"
Panel Discussion | Chair: Robert A. Harrington MD
Bench to Bedside - Cancer Therapies
Alan Ashworth, PhD, FRS | "Synthetic Lethal Approaches to Cancer Therapy"
Gideon Bollag, PhD | "Structure Guided Strategies to Optimize Cancer Therapeutics"
Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP | "Translating Discoveries to Cures - Designing Early Phase Trials of Anticancer Agents"
Panel Discussion | Chair: Beverly S. Mitchell, MD
Research Poster Reception & Award