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Research Day Agenda & Logistics

Research Day will be located at the UC San Diego School of Medicine - Medical Education and Telemedicine Building.


Time Presenter Presentation Location
10:00 AM Registration begins   MedEd - Courtyard
10:30 AM Davey Smith, M.D. and Atul Malhotra, M.D. Welcome MedEd Lower- Auditorium
10:35 AM Robert Ross, M.D.,  Andrew Ries, M.D. Maripat Corr, M.D. Faculty Development Panel MedEd Lower- Auditorium
11:00 AM John Carethers, M.D., Vice Chancellor of Health Sciences UC San Diego Health Sciences Strive for Excellence MedEd Lower- Auditorium
11:30 AM Lunch Telemed Lawn (Next to Club Med)
12:00 PM Gary Gibbons, M.D., Director of the NHLBI Bold Ideas to Advance Scientific Discovery ​for Public Health Impact MedEd Lower- Auditorium
1:00 PM Break
1:15 PM Laura Crotty-Alexander, M.D.

Research Updates in Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Physiology

MedEd Lower- Auditorium
1:45 PM Sandip Patel, M.D. Research Update in Oncology: Clinical/Translational-- Designing Clinical Trials for Rare Cancers and Translational Opportunities in Spatial Biology
2:15 PM Natasha Martin, Ph.D. Research advances in infectious diseases and global public health
2:45 PM Break
3:00 PM Volker Vallon, M.D. Advances in understanding the inner workings and needs of the kidney MedEd Lower- Auditorium
3:30 PM Elizabeth Winzeler, Ph.D. Next generation approaches for an old problem: Multidrug resistant malaria
4:00 PM Amit Majithia, M.D. Research update in Endocrinology: Clinical/Translational, Basic, and Future
4:30 PM Rohit Loomba, M.D. Advances in non-invasive assessment of liver disease
5:00 PM Networking Reception - Telemed Lawn
Department of Medicine Poster Session
6:00 PM Internal Medicine Residency Research Symposium - MedEd 141-145 Learning Center
6:10 PM Welcome Remarks
8:45 PM Announcements / Closing Remarks
9:00 PM END
As of 5/1/2023

In Person Attendance Logistics

For in person attendance, please keep the following in mind

  • Registration begins at 10:00 am
  • Lunch is only 30 minutes, please review the lunch menu in advance
  • If you would like a headshot or team photo, please sign up now. There are a limited number of spots available, so please arrive on time for your selected time.
  • CME credit will be offered for
    • Grand Rounds Presentation by Dr. Gary Gibbons – 1 hour
    • Faculty Sessions – 4 hours
  • There will be an opportunity drawing for those who attend at least 8 of the 12 qualifying sessions. Winners will be notified the next day.
  • DOM Sponsored Projects Office will be tabling at the event

Sessions will be livestreamed from 10:30-5:00 pm, for those who are joining virtually


  • Registration will start at 10:00 am and open until 6:30 p.m.
  • Must have a ticket from Eventbrite. There are five ticket types:
    • General Admission - ALL DAY PASS: Includes lunch ticket, admission to the networking event, and all presentations, poster session and the Internal Medicine Research Symposium
    • General Admission with LUNCH: Includes lunch ticket and admission to all presentations, poster session, and the Internal Medicine Research Symposium (lunch only)
    • General Admission with RECEPTION: Includes admission to the networking event, and all presentations, poster sessions, and the Internal Medicine Research Symposium
    • Internal Medicine Residency Research Symposium: Internal Medicine Residency Research Symposium and Networking Reception only
    • General Admission - VIRTUAL: Watch Research Day live via YouTube Livestream 
  • Catering provided by Housing, Dining, and Hospitality teams

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