Featured Speakers


Dean Tang

Dean Tang Ph.D.

Director, the ET Graduate Program, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

Thomas E. Smithgall

Thomas E. Smithgall Ph.D.

Chair, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Upinder Singh

Upinder Singh M.D.

Chief, Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Stephen A. Duncan

Stephen A. Duncan Ph.D.

Chairman, Dept. of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Danielle S.W. Benoit

Danielle S.W. Benoit Ph.D.

Director
Materials Science Program
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Arthur M. Edelman

Arthur M. Edelman Ph.D.

Associate Professor
University at Buffalo, State University of New York, NY

Paul J. Kenny

Paul J. Kenny Ph.D.

Director, Experimental Therapeautics Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, NY

Andrei V. Gudkov

Andrei V. Gudkov Ph.D, DSci

Garman Family Chair, Cell Stress Biology, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

Xiaodong Cheng

Xiaodong Cheng Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Integrative Biology & Pharmacology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX

Benjamin L. Miller

Benjamin L. Miller Ph.D.

Dean’s Professor of Dermatology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Fengzhi Li

Fengzhi Li Ph.D.

Chief Scientist, Dept of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

Guillermo A. Morales

Guillermo A. Morales Ph.D., MBA

CEO
Innoventyx
Oro Valley, Arizona

Christopher W. Cunningham

Christopher W. Cunningham Ph.D.

Director, Center for Structure-Based Drug Design & Development, Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy Mequon, WI

Paul C. Trippier

Paul C. Trippier Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE

David A Scott

David A. Scott Ph.D.

Professor, Oral Immunology & Infectious Diseases, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY

Eilis Dowd

Eilis Dowd Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

Bernd Markus Lange

Bernd Markus-Lange Ph.D.

Professor, Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Malliga R. Iyer

Malliga R. Iyer Ph.D.

Staff Scientist, Director of Medicinal Chemistry Core, NIAAA/NIH
Rockville, MD

István Katona

István Katona Ph.D.

Naus Family Chair in Addiction Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington/Institute of Experimental Medicine, Budapest, Hungary

Lisa A. Delouise

Lisa A. Delouise Ph.D., M.P.D

Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Xinjiang Wang

Xinjiang Wang Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

David H. Thompson

David H. Thompson Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Ergün Sahin

Ergün Sahin M.D, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Jack M. Sullivan

Jack M. Sullivan M.D., Ph.D

Professor of Ophthalmology, Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY

Michael Shtutman

Michael Shtutman Ph.D.

Director of Functional Genomics Facility, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Steven Laviolette

Steven Laviolette Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada

Dhyan Chandra

Dhyan Chandra Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

Ramana V. Davuluri

Ramana V. Davuluri Ph.D.

Professor of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University - Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Chandra Bartholomeusz

Chandra Bartholomeusz Ph.D.

Associate Professor, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Jian Zhu

Jian Zhu Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Ohio State University College of Medicine Columbus, OH

Marton Toth

Marton Toth Ph.D.

Business Development Manager, NemaLife Inc
st., Lubbock, TX

Gokul M. Das

Gokul M. Das Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

Danith H. Ly

Danith H. Ly Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

Elysia Masters

Elysia Masters

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY