Department of Medicine - Robert P. Hebbel Research Day

Research Day 

Research Day Website

Research Day is designed to recognize and showcase the wide range of research in the Department by our investigators at all levels of training. It is an opportunity for departmental faculty to share ideas and knowledge while stimulating discussion about opportunities for future collaboration.

2017 Poster Winners

2017 Poster Winners

Fellow/Post Doc - Katharine Block
Resident - Krista Newman
Med Student - Irena Cich
Grad Student - Carlos Perez Kerkvliet
Undergrad - Ian Nykaza

Past Speakers: Years 2000 - 2017

Past Speakers: Years 2000 - 2017

2017 | Susan E. Quaggin, MD
“Uncomplicating Diabetes: High 'Tek' Solutions on the Horizon” 

2016 | Susan M. Wolf, MD
"The Challenge of Developing Best Practices for Translational Medicine: Return of Results & Incidental Findings in Genomics"

2015 | Peter Igarashi, MD
"Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Model Ciliopathy"

2014 | Peter Agre, MD
“Opening Doors Worldwide Through Medical Science”

2013 | Mark Anderson, MD, PhD
“Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome and the genetic control of immune tolerance”

2011 | Andrew I. Schafer, MD
Chairman, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College | The E. Hugh Luckey Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College Physician-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell
“The Vanishing Physician-Scientist?” 2011 Photos

2010 | Richard A. King, MD, PhD 
Professor of Medicine, Director of Faculty Development, Office of Faculty Affairs, Medical School, University of Minnesota
"The Intrigue of Genetics in Medicine" 2010 Photos

2009 | Antony Rosen, MD
Mary Betty Stevens Professor of Medicine, Director, Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
"Human Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases: The Key is in the Human"

2008 | Robert Siliciano, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Director of MDPHD Program of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine & Investigator of Howard Hughes Medical Institute
"Control of HIV Replication: Identification of a Missing Dimension in the Drug and Vaccine Efficacy"

2007 | David A. Schwartz, MD, MPH
Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH
"Environmental Genomics and Complex Human Diseases"

2006 | Dr. Karl Nath
Program Director, Clinician Investigator Training Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Professor, Division of Nephrology, Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Medical School
"Mentoring and Biomedical Research: a Personal Perspective"

2005 | Dr. Joseph Bonventre
Robert H. Ebert Professor of Molecular Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology Director, Renal Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Acute Kidney Injury: From Zebrafish to the Patient "

2004 | Dr. Barry Coller
David Rockefeller Professor of Medicine
Head, Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology
Vice President for Medical Affairs
Physician-in-Chief The Rockefeller University
"Translational Research: The Best Of Times"

2003 | Martin Blaser, MD
Departments of Medicine and Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine
"Evolution of Helicobacter pylori Diversity in Individual Hosts"

1999 | James Kazura, MD
Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University
"Pathogenesis and Genetics of Human Malaria"

1998 | Philip Leder, MD
Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
"Cancer: An Unfortunate Genetic Collaboration"