4th Annual CVI Early Career Research Symposium

November 3, 2021 | 9 am - 4 pm

Join Stanford CVI Early Career Scientists for cardiovascular and pulmonary science,
professional development, networking, and more!

Hybrid (in-person and virtual) event planned.

The Stanford CVI Early Career Symposium invites all Early Career Researchers (Graduate Students, Medical Students, Postdocs, Fellows, Residents, Instructors, etc.) to give a brief lightning presentation on their research to an audience of peers, faculty members, and members of the Stanford community at the Early Career Symposium on November 3, 2021! The presentation with the highest audience vote will be awarded a $500 prize. Please submit a short abstract below on your research topic. Participants must be studying or working at Stanford and have a 'stanford.edu' e-mail address. Once submitted, you will be notified whether your submission has been chosen for a presentation by Friday, October 22, 2021.


Confirmed Speakers

Josh Makower, MD, MBA

Boston Scientific Applied Biomedical Engineering Professor and Professor of Bioengineering

James Min, MD

Founder and CEO

Ke Yuan, PhD

Assistant Professor
Parker B Francis Fellow
Department of Pediatrics
Boston Children’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School

Angelos Oikonomopoulos, PhD

Senior Scientist
Bristol Myers Squibb

Ngan F. Huang, PhD

Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Surgery Research) and, By Courtesy, of Chemical Engineering
Stanford University

Phillip C. Yang, MD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Stanford University

Christopher Semsarian, PhD, MPH

Deputy Director; Head of Molecular Cardiology Program,; Professor of Medicine
Centenary Institute

McKay Mullen

Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford University

Alison Marsden, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and of Bioengineering

Ambroise Wonkam, MD, DMedSc, PhD

Professor and Sr Medical Genetics Consultant, Division of Human Genetics, Department of Pathology; Member, Inst of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine (IDM); Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Patricia Nguyen, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University

Georges El Fakhri, MS, PhD

Director, Gordon Center for Medical Imaging; Director, Massachusetts Gneral Hospital PET Core, Co-Director, Division of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging (Research); Professor of Radiology
Harvard Medical School

Ioannis Karakikes, PhD

Assistant Professor (Research) of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Stanford University

Bonnie Ky, MD, MSCE

Founders Associate Professor of Cardio-Oncology, Department: Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Catherine Tcheandjieu

Postdoctoral Scholar, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University