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2014 NICBR Exploring Careers in a Scientific Environment Symposium (NECSES)
November 6th, 2014
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Agenda

Agenda coming soon.

8:30 – 8:50 Arrival and Registration
Building 549, NCI Auditorium
9:00 – 9:10 Welcome: Dr. Craig Reynolds, Associate Director, NCI
National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute at Frederick
9:10 - 9:30 Dr. Nadya Tarasova, Head of Synthetic Biologics and Drug Discovery Facility
National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute at Frederick
9:30 - 9:50 Dr. Jason Kindrachuk, Study Implementer/Battelle supporting
National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
9:50 - 10:10 Dr. Doug Luster, Research Leader
USDA/Agricultural Research Service – Foreign Disease-Weed Science Research Unit
10:10 - 10:30 CDR Guillermo Pimentel, Deputy Director
Naval Medical Research Center – Biological Defense Research Directorate
10:30 - 10:40 BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 Dr. Lisa Cazares, Proteomic Scientist
United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
11:00 - 11:20 Dr. Paul Dabisch, Senior Aerobiology Principal Investigator, BNBI
National Biodefense Analysis and Coutermeasures Center
11:20 - 11:40 Dr. Rasha Hammamieh, Deputy Director, Integrative and Systems Biology
United States Army Center for Environmental Health Research
11:40 - 12:00 CDR Tracy MacGill, Director, Regulatory Compliance
United States Food and Drug Administration
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch at NCI’s Discovery Café
1:00 - 2:00 Career Development Panel Q&A
2:00 - 4:00 Participants may pick one program to join for the afternoon.



Programs

United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID)

USAMRIID is the lead medical research laboratory for the US Army's Biological Defense Research Program. You will see the facilities and laboratory environment that enable investigators to safely study life-threatening pathogens in Biosafety Level 4 maximum containment suites. Students will take a walking tour through USAMRIID. Highlights include viewing the BSL-4 training laboratory and learning about USAMRIID's genomics center. The tour also will include a visit to the USAMRIID insectary, followed by an outside view of a BSL-3 laboratory suite.
No cell phones or cameras will be permitted on this tour.

USDA-ARS-Foreign Disease-Weed Science Research Unit

Tour USDA-ARS-DFWSRU's propagation and insectary greenhouses; virtually tour our containment greenhouse. Understand our unique mission and the resources needed and used to complete our research goals.

NCI at Frederick - Natural Products Repository

For information regarding the Natural Products Repository, visit http://dtp.nci.nih.gov/branches/npb/repository.html.

NCI at Frederick - Cancer and Inflammation Program

For information regarding the Cancer and Information Program, visit http://ccr.cancer.gov/staff/staff.asp?profileid=7017.

General Information

For conference related questions please contact us.

Location



National Cancer Institute Campus at Frederick
Bldg. 549 Auditorium

Directions to Fort Detrick and National Cancer Institute Campus at Frederick

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