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    AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL AND BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

     

    PAST ANNUAL EVENTS

Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Renaissance Arlington

  • 9:30am-10:30am CURM Committee Meeting

    James H. Johnson, Jr., Ph.DDirector of the National Center for Environmental Research

  • 10:30am-11:30am AIMBE Women Meeting

    The AIMBE Women Committee is chaired by Virginia Giddings, Stryker Corp. and Joyce Wong, Boston University. It’s mission is to advocate for gender equity, promote leadership, recognize excellence, and support the next generation of women in Medical and Biological Engineering.

    Richard Nakamura, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Scientific Review at the National Institutes of Health and Co-Chair of the ACD (Advisory Committee to the Director of NIH) Diversity Working Group Subcommittee on Peer Review will serve as the guest speaker for the meeting. He will discuss NIH efforts to ensure equality in the peer review process. 

  • 10:00am Registration OPEN
  • 10:30am - 11:30am New Fellow Inductee Orientation

    Learn about your responsibilities as an AIMBE Fellow and how you can help advocate for the field

  • 11:30am - 12:30pm Council of Chairs Meeting
  • 1:00pm – 1:05pm Presidential Welcome - Gilda Barabino
  • 1:05pm - 1:50pm Earl Bakken Lecture - David Kaplan

    Brains, Pains and Tissue Engineering

  • 1:50pm - 2:35pm Laura Niklason, Yale University

    Translating an Engineered Tissue into the Clinic

  • 2:35pm - 3:20pm David Mooney, Harvard University

    Building Immunity with Biomaterials

  • 3:15pm - 4:00pm Tom Maniatis, Columbia U. Precision Medicine Initiative
  • 4:00pm - 4:15pm Randy Giles, Center for the Advancement of Science in Space

    Research on the International Space Station—Life Sciences in Microgravity

  • 4:45pm - 5:25pm Young Investigator Panel

    Moderated by Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic

    Sharon Gerecht – Johns Hopkins

    Sam Sia – Columbia

    Claudia Fischbach – Cornell 

  • 5:30pm – 6:30pm Academic Council Meeting

    Dr. Mike Lauer, Chief of NIH’s Extramural Research

  • 5:30pm – 6:30pm Industry Council Meeting

    AIMBE FDA Scholars

  • 5:30pm – 6:30pm Council of Society Meeting
  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm Awards Banquet

    7:00pm-7:30pm Food Service

    7:30pm-8:15pm Galletti Award Presentation & Lecture

  • 9:30pm – 11:00pm AIMBE Women & Academic Council Informal Networking Reception

Monday, March 20, 2017 at National Academy of Sciences

  • 7:30am First Buses Depart

    Breakfast Provided at the National Academy of Sciences

  • 7:50am Last Buses Depart

    Coffee Available upon Arrival

  • 8:30am – 9:00am COF Chair, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Welcome and Remarks

    Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Chair

  • 9:00am – 9:30am Keynote Address - Marcia McNutt

    President, National Academy of Sciences

  • 9:35am – 10:05am Keynote Address - Victor Dzau

    President, National Academy of Medicine

  • 10:10am – 10:40am Keynote Address - C.D. Mote, Jr.

    President, National Academy of Engineering

  • 10:45am – 11:15am Networking Break
  • 11:15am – 12:00pm Induction Ceremony

    Welcome our new Fellows at the National Academy of Sciences

  • 12:00pm – 1:15pm Induction Luncheon
  • 1:20pm – 2:00pm Public Policy Address - Milan Yager

    AIMBE Executive Director

  • 2:00pm – 2:30pm William Wagner

    McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

  • 3:00pm – 3:45pm Distinguished Panel: ``Communicating Our Vision``

    Pep Pamiers – Nature Biomedical Engineering

    Elazer Edelman – Science Translational Medicine

  • 1:00pm-6:00pm OPTIONAL Hill Appointments

    AIMBE Fellows with Congressional appointments will leave and return by cab based upon their specific meeting appointments.

  • 4:00pm Adjournment
  • 4:20pm Bus transportation to DCA National Airport

    Reagan National Airport

Saturday: April 2, 2016 at Washington Marriott at Metro Center

  • 3:00 p.m. Registration
  • 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. AIMBE President Reception

Sunday: April 3, 2016 at Washington Marriott At Metro Center

  • 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
  • 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Council of Chairs
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration OPEN
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. CURM / WIMBE Joint Meeting
  • 10:30 p.m. – 11:30 a.m. New Inductee Orientation
  • 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Presidential Welcome and General Sessions
  • 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Earl Bakken Lecture
  • 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Dr. LeRoy Hood: Systems Biology
  • 2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. BREAK
  • 3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Dr. George Savage: Proteus Digital Health
  • 4:00 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Dr. Sangeeta Bhatia
  • 4:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Academic Council Meeting
  • 4:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Industry Council Meeting
  • 4:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Council of Society Meeting
  • 6:30 p.m. Award Banquet Reception
  • 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Award Banquet and Pierre Galletti Presentation
  • 7:40 – 8:10 p.m. Galletti Presentation and Lecture
  • 8:20 – 9:20 p.m. Special 25th Anniversary Recognition Awards
  • 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Industry and Academic Council Networking

Monday, April 4, 2016 at National Academy of Sciences

  • 7:50 a.m. First Buses to NAS – guess provided breakfast
  • 8:20 Second Buses to NAS – just coffee upon arrival
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. COF Chair Welcome and Remarks
  • 9:20 am – 9:50 am NSF Dir. France Cordova Confirmed
  • 9:50 am – 10:20 am The Science Behind Failed Policy — Milan Yager
  • 10:20 am – 10:50 am Networking Break
  • 10:50 am – 11:20 am OSTP Dir. Holdren
  • 11:20 am – 12:00 pm Induction Ceremony
  • 12:00 am – 1:10 pm Induction Luncheon
  • 1:10 pm – 1:15 pm Introduction of Fellows inducted to NAE
  • 1:15 pm – 1:50 pm NCATS Director Austin Confirmed
  • 1:50 pm – 2:20 pm AAAS Ex. Dir. and former Congressman Rush Holt
  • 2:20 pm – 3:00 pm Distinguished Leadership Panel
  • 3:00 pm – 3:40 pm Policy Speaker
  • 3:40 pm – 5:00 pm Hill Appointments
  • 3:45 pm Adjournment
  • 3:45 pm Bus transportation to Ronald Reagan Nation Airport

Sunday, March 15, 2015 (Hyatt Regency Crystal City)

  • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
  • 11:00 a.m. – Registration Desk Open
  • 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. New Fellows Orientation
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Presidential Welcome: State of Bioengineering Address, Ravi Bellamkonda, AIMBE President
  • 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Earl Bakken Lecture:Engineering Microbes to Solve Global Challenges, Jay Keasling, UC Berkeley
  • 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Neural Engineering, Kwabena Boahen, Stanford Universit, Warren Grill, Duke University
  • 5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Academic Council Meeting, New Paradigm for Regulated Medical Products Education, Francis Kalush, CDER, FDA
  • 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception
  • 7:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. Award Banquet and Pierre Galletti Presentation
  • 9:00 p.m. Academic and Industry Council Networking

Monday, March 16, 2015 (National Academy of Sciences)

  • 7:50 a.m. Bus Transportation to National Academies
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. College of Fellows Welcome, Jennifer West, College of Fellows (COF) Chair
  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Biology is Technology, Alicia Jackson, Deputy Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects gency (DARPA) Biological Technologies Office
  • 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Why Congress Doesn’t Fund Research, Milan P. Yager, AIMBE Executive Director
  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Networking Break
  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Induction Ceremony, AIMBE inducts the 2015 Class of the College of Fellows.
  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. New Inductee Luncheon
  • 1:15 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Cancer Research & Bioengineering, Harold Varmus, Director, National Cancer Institute (NCI)
  • 2:10 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. White House Priorities for R&D, Monica Ramirez Basco, Assistant Director White House Office of Science & Technology Policy (OSTP)
  • 3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Networking Break
  • 3:20 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Translating Discovery to the Bioeconomy, Laurie Locascio, Director, Materials Measure- ment Lab, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
  • 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Preparation for an Infectious Disease Crisis, Jay Varkey, Assistant Professor, Emory University School of Medicine
  • 4:30 p.m.Bus Transportation to Hotel
  • 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Council of Chairs Meeting
  • 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. President’s Circle Reception (*invitation only), Honored Guest: Shu Chien, UC San Diego Hosted by AIMBE President Ravi V. Bellamkonda Hyatt Regency Hotel

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 (Hyatt Regency Crystal City)

  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Council of Society Meeting, All attendees welcome.
  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Industry Council Meeting, All attendees welcome.
  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Committee for Underrepresented Minorities Meeting, All attendees welcome. Yolanda Comedy, Director, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity
  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Women in MBE Committee Meeting, Session chaired by Rebecca M. Bergman, President, Gustavus Adolphus College
    Panel:
    Kimberly W. Anderson, U. of Kentucky
    Kay C. Dee, Rose-Hulman Institute of Tech.
    Ken Lutchen, Boston University
  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.Advancing Diversity in STEM, David Asai, Director, Undergraduate Science Education Howard Hughes Medical Institute REGENCY
  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.Networking Break
  • 10:20 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.Improving Translational Research through Regulatory Science Innovation, Jeffrey Shuren, Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA, Bill Murray, President and CEO, Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC)
  • 11:20 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.AIMBE Scholars at FDA
    Christopher Medberry, AIMBE Scholar
    Maria Murray, AIMBE Scholar
    Sonja Brooks Fulmer, AIMBE Scholar