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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

Callaway Resort and Gardens
17617 U.S. Highway 27
Pine Mountain, GA 31822


**Room rate $164/night plus taxes and fees for Lodge and Spa. Multiroom cottages also available for $295/night plus taxes and fees. Contact Callaway Resort and Gardens directly for accommodations.

Keynote Speaker

Translational Science: Addressing Unmet & Unknown Medical Needs

Michael G Kurilla, MD, PhD

Director, Division of Clinical Innovation
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
National Institutes of Health

Featured Sessions

My Circuitous Path as a Physician, Bioengineer, and Translational Researcher

Wilbur Lam, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics 
Associate Professor, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Emory School of Medicine

Health 360X

Priscilla E. Pemu MD, MSCR, FACP
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Medicine
Medical Director, Clinical Research Center
Morehouse School of Medicine

Neural Exosomes are First Responders After the Storm, Repairing and Restoring Neural Communication Systems

Steven Stice PhD
D.W. Brooks Distinguished Professor and GRA Eminent Scholar
Director, Regenerative Bioscience Center
University of Georgia

Stroke Care is Flat....Almost: Telestroke in 2019

David Hess, MD
Dean and Executive Vice President of Medical Affairs
Medical College of Georgia

Gut Microbiota, Diet, Chronic Inflammation, and Metabolic Syndrome

Andrew Gewirtz, PhD
IBMS University Center Professor
Georgia State University

Call for Abstracts

Clinical and/or translational researchers working in the state of Georgia are invited to submit an abstract.

Please register for the conference prior to abstract submission.

Abstract Submission Form

After the submission deadline, all completed and eligible abstracts will be made available to the conference abstract reviewers for scoring. Final decisions will be made by the conference planning committee in mid-January. You will learn in mid-January if your abstract has been accepted and if you were chosen for an oral or poster presentation.