2016 Annual Retreat - Schedule

The 2016 Pharmacology Annual Retreat focused on the theme of "Combating Viruses" and featured Merck Research Laboratories Vice President & Therapeutic Area Head of Infectious Diseases and Vaccines, Dr. Daria Hazuda, as Keynote Speaker. Talks were also given by faculty, students and postdoctoral associates affiliated with the Department of Pharmacology.


Retreat Schedule


8:30 am - 9:00 am Check-in / Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am Welcome/Introduction

  • Dr. Fang Li

Keynote Speaker

  • Dr. Daria Hazuda
10:00 am - 10:10 Coffee Break
10:10 am - 10:55 am Faculty Speakers - Part 1
  • Dr. Fang Li
  • Dr. Louis Mansky
  • 15 min talks / 5 min QA
10:55 am - 11:05 am Coffee Break
11:05 am - 11:50 am Faculty Speakers - Part 2
  • Dr. Steven Patterson
  • Dr. Stanley Thayer
  • 15 min talks / 5 min QA
11:50 am - 12:50 pm Lunch
12: 50 pm - 2:20 pm Poster Session
2:20 pm - 2:45 pm State of the Department
  • Dr. Jill Siegfried
    Head & Professor, Department of Pharamcology
2:45 pm - 3:20 pm Postdoc Talks
  • Dr. Nadine Shaban
  • Dr. Vikram Verma
  • 10 min talks / 5 min QA
3:20 pm - 3:55 pm Student Talks
  • Gihan Gunaratne
  • Jessica Martin
  • 10 min talks / 5 min QA
3:55 pm - 4:15 pm Award Ceremony and Conclusion
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Reception