Cardio-Renal Research Symposium and Poster Session

Ended: May 24, 2018

“Update in GFR Estimation” | Andrew Levey, M.D.,
2018 Helen Dunham Lecturer
8:30am, Bornstein Amphitheatre

“Serum and Urine Renal Biomarkers and Cardiovascular Risk in
Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Recent Acute Coronary
Syndromes form the EXAMINE Trial” | Muthiah Vaduganathan,
M.D. , M.P.H
9:30am, Bornstein Amphitheatre

“Role of Endplasmic Reticulum Aminopeptidase 1 in
Salt-Sensitive Blood Pressure” | Sanjay Ranjit, Ph.D.
9:45am, Bornstein Amphitheatre

“A small molecule inhibitor of TRPCS ion channels
suppresses progressive kidney disease in animal
models” | Yiming Zhou, Ph.D.
10:00am, Bornstein Amphitheatre

“CRISPR mediated activation of STAT3 upregulates
profibrotic response in pericytes” | Amrendra Ajay, Ph.D
10:15am, Bornstein Amphitheatre

Electronic Poster Session
10:30am, Cabot Atrium

“GFR and Albuminuria - Measures of Kidney Disease
and Markers for Risk and Predication of Heart and
Vascular Disease” | Andrew Levey, M.D., 2018 Helen
Dunham Lecturer
1:00pm, Zinner Breakout Room

Poster Award Recipients Announced
2:00pm, Zinner Breakout Room

Direction to Bornstein Family Amphitheater ( via 45 Francis Street): Coming from 45 Francis Street lobby, take left at (F) elevators, take next right, take left on Main Pike, 2nd door on right.

Direction to Cabot Atrium (via 15 Francis Street): When you walk in you take a left down the hallway (The Pike) and walk about halfway down until you see another lobby on your left. You will also see Coffee Connection; there you have entered 45 Francis Street, Cabot Atrium.

Direction to the Zinner Breakout Room (via 70 Francis Street): The Zinner Breakout Room is located in the Carl J. and Ruth Shapiro Cardiovascular Center at 70 Francis Street, Boston, MA. Upon entering the building at the street level, walk straight towards the escalators in the rear of the building. The Zinner Conference Center is located on your right; the Breakout room is through the large doors on the left.


May 24, 2018 05/24/18
8:30 AM – 2 PM
BWH Bornstein Family Amphitheater, Floor 2, 75 Francis Street