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Summit Purpose

  • New partnerships for research innovation
  • Identification of regulatory changes, legislation and institutional streamlining that will accelerate the transfer of knowledge from the laboratory to businesses
  • Ideas for product and service development that will guide private sector investment and demonstrate the need for a supportive government infrastructure
  • Insight about ways to collaborate with university researchers and other partners to transfer new technologies
  • New information on how to leverage the assets of universities, financial markets and business investment to create companies and jobs that will strengthen the economic foundations of the region

Business Journals Supplement

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Archives

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Monday, March 8

Session Speaker biography MOspace page Abstract PowerPoint presentation Video available
Welcome and Introductory Remarks No biography available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Leo Morton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Kansas City
No biography available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Gary D. Forsee, president, University of Missouri System
Abstract available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Brady Deaton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Columbia
Abstract available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Video Message: Sen. Claire McCaskill No biography available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Keynote Speaker: William H. Danforth, chancellor emeritus, Washington University: "Partnerships for Progress in Health and Economic Development" Abstract available Abstract No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Distinguished Speakers          

Scott Peterson, director of functional genomics research technology, professor, J. Craig Venter Institute: "Synthetic Genomics in an Era of Personalized Medicine"

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Krzysztof Ptak, Office of Cancer Nanotechnology Research Center for Strategic and Scientific Initiatives; Office of the Director, National Cancer Institute/ NIH: "NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer: Achievement and Path Forward"
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Thomas C. Melzer, managing director and co-founder, RiverVest: "Financial Downturn and Impact on Biosciences Development"

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available

The Role of Life Sciences in Building Regional Economy: Legislative and government panel featuring leaders from Missouri General Assembly and regional leaders

No biography available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Jason R. Hall, executive director of the Missouri Technology Corporation

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Missouri Rep. Mike Talboy
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Missouri Sen. Jolie Justus

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Missouri Rep. Rob Schaaf

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Kansas Rep. Kenny Wilk (retired)
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Distinguished Speakers          
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon
No biography available Abstract No abstract available Abstract Video available
David W. Kemper, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of the Company and Commerce Bank N.A., Commerce Bancshares Inc.: "Venture Investment in Life Science"
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond
No biography available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Chief Research Officers Panel: CROs briefly highlight research strengths of each institution and point out examples of successful collaborations with other represented institutions and industry. No biography available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Brady Deaton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Columbia
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Nasser Arshadi, vice provost for research, University of Missouri-St. Louis
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Lynda Bonewald, interim vice chancellor for research, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Robert Duncan, vice chancellor for research, University of Missouri-Columbia
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Cindy Kiel, assistant vice chancellor for research services and executive director, Office of Sponsored Research Services, Washington University in St. Louis
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
K. Krishnamurthy, vice provost for research, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Raymond Tait, vice provost for research services, Saint Louis University
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Paul Terranova, vice chancellor for research, University of Kansas Medical Center
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
James Guikema, associate vice president for research, Kansas State University
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Joseph Heppert, associate vice provost for research and graduate studies, University of Kansas
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Jim Bloedel, professor and chair, biomedical sciences, Iowa State University
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Scientifically Led National Enterprises: Brief case presentations of academic-industry and national collaborative success stories and
lessons learned from small business.

Abstract available Abstract No abstract available Abstract Video available
Building Innovative Corporate-Academic Partnerships: What is Needed?: Corporate perspectives on the building blocks necessary to sustain innovative, profitable partnerships No biography available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Lesa Mitchell, vice president, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Dan Getman, president, Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Kevin Sweeney, chair, Life Sciences Practice Unit, Polsinelli
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Bob Marcusse, president and CEO, Kansas City Area Development Council
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Jeffrey Townsend, executive vice president, chief of staff, Cerner Corporation
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available
Joerg Ohle, president and general manager, Bayer Animal Health
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

 

 

Tuesday, March 9

See also: Monday, March 8

Session

Distinguished Speakers

         

Dean Chapman, professor, anatomy and cell biology, Canada Research Chair in X-Ray Imaging, University of Saskatchewan: "Biomedical Research Using Synchrotron Radiation"

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Robert W. Atcher, director, National Isotope Data Center, University of New Mexico/Los Alamos National Laboratory, professor of pharmacy: "Isotopes for Medicine and Pharmaceuticals"

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Breakout Session: Translational Medicine and Nanoscience        
Paul Terranova, vice chancellor for research, KU Medical Center
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Jingyue (Jimmy) Liu, professor and director of the Center for Nanoscience, University of Missouri-St. Louis
Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Kattesh Katti, M.Sc.Ed, Ph.D., DSC, FRSC, Curator's Professor of radiology and physics, Margaret Proctor Mulligan Distinguished Professor of medical research, director, University of Missouri Cancer Nanotechnology Platform
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Samuel Wickline, professor, internal medicine, Washington University
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Frederick Hawthorne, director, International Institute of Nano and Molecular Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Debra Wawro, chief executive officer and chief scientist, Resonant Sensors Inc., Arlington, Texas and Peter Koulen, UMKC professor and Felix and Carmen Sabates Missouri Endowed Chair in Vision Research

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MOspace page available No abstract available No PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Breakout Session: Computing Infrastructure and Informatics to Support Life Sciences R&D, Therapeutics, Diagnostics and Economic Development          

Gary Allen, DVM, vice president for information technology, University of Missouri System and chief information officer, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Mark Hoffman, vice president, life sciences solutions, Cerner Corporation

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Chi-Ren Shyu, director, MU Informatics Institute, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Jerry Taylor, professor and Wurdack Chair of Animal Genomics, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Gerald Wyckoff, associate professor, School of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Breakout Session: Jump Starting and Moving New Technologies to Marketplace Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Michael Nichols, vice president for research and economic development, University of Missouri

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Steve Wyatt, vice provost for economic development, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Brian Clevinger, managing director, Prolog Ventures

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Keith Strassner, director, Office of Technology Transfer and Economic Development, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Kevin Sweeney, chair, Life Sciences Practice Unit, Polsinelli Shughart P.C.

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Andrea F. Sellers, partner, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP, Kansas City, Mo.

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Paul Dale, chief of surgical oncology at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Breakout Session: Translational Vision and Neuroscience Research          

Peter Koulen, professor and Felix and Carmen Sabates Missouri Endowed Chair in Vision Research, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract Video available

Nelson Sabates, chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; president, Vision Research Foundation of Kansas City; president and chief executive officer of Sabates Eye Centers P.C.

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Ashim K. Mitra, vice provost for interdisciplinary research, University of Missouri Curators' Professor of Pharmacy and chairman, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Russell H. Swerdlow, professor of neurology, molecular and integrative physiology; director, KUMC neurodegenerative disorders program; University of Kansas School of Medicine; Landon Center on Aging

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Daniel Lindgren, president, Ocuscience LLC, Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Ann Smith, division of molecular biology and biochemistry, School of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Dennis O'Brien, chancellor's chair in comparative neurology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available
Breakout Session: Advances in Biomaterials and Medical Devices          

K. Krishnamurthy, vice provost for research, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available Abstract No abstract available Abstract Video available

Sonny Bal, associate professor of orthopaedic surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

David B. Henthorn, chemical and biological engineering department, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Reza Derakhshani, computer science and electrical engineering department, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Yinfa Ma, Curators' Teaching Professor of chemistry, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Cydney Boler, special counsel, Foulston Siefkin LLP

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Mohamed N. Rahaman, professor of materials science and engineering and director, Center for Bone and Tissue Repair and Regeneration, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available PowerPoint presentation available Video available

Distinguished Speaker: Rainer Bussmann, Director, William L. Brown Center and William L. Brown Curator of Economic Botany, Missouri Botanical Garden: "Plants for a sustainable future"

Abstract available Abstract Abstract No PowerPoint presentation available Video available

National Movement of Clinical and Translational Science and Drug Discovery

         
Jamal Ibdah, senior associate dean for research and director, MU Institute for Clinical and Translational Science, University of Missouri-Columbia: "Translational Medicine: From Discovery To Health
Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract No PowerPoint presentation available No video available

Sitta Sittampalam, professor,
Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics, University of Kansas Medical Center: "The Institute for Advancing Medical Innovations: Stepping into the future of drug discovery, delivery and biomedical engineering"

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available
Breakout Session: Comparative Medicine: Innovations for the Animal to Human Health Corridor          

Neil Olson, dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

John Critser, Gilbreath-McLorn Professor of Comparative Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia

No biography available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Jack Schultz, director, Bond Life Sciences Center, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Carolyn Henry, professor of oncology and director, Tom and Betty Scott Endowed Program in Veterinary Oncology, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Kevin Wells, assistant professor, Division of Animal Sciences, University of Missouri-Columbia

No biography available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available
Breakout Session: Functional Brain Imaging and New Frontiers of Neuroscience          

John Lauriello, professor and chair, psychiatry, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Cary Savage, professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas Medical Center

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Meena Iyer, assistant professor, occupational therapy, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

L. Dean Chapman, professor, anatomy and cell biology, Canada Research Chair in X-Ray Imaging, University of Saskatchewan

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

John G. Kerns, associate professor, psychological sciences, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available
Breakout Session: Patent Issues Relative to Life Sciences R&D – Moving from Discovery in Academia to Commercialization          

Chris Fender, director, Office of Technology Management and Industry Relations, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Cary A. Levitt, of counsel, St. Louis, Armstrong Teasdale LLP

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

James G. Baxendale, executive director, KU Center for Technology Commercialization Inc.

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Wynn Volkert, Curators' Professor Emeritus of radiology, biochemistry and chemistry, director of Radiopharmaceutical Sciences Institute, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Robert E. Hanson, partner, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP, Dallas

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Joseph A. Mahoney, Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available
Breakout Session: Biomedical Tissue Engineering – Where We Go in the Future          

Lynda Bonewald, interim vice chancellor for research, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Marco Brotto, associate professor, nursing, medicine and biological sciences and director, UMKC Muscle Biology Research Group, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Delbert Day, curators' professor emeritus of ceramic engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Michael Detamore, associate professor of chemical and petroleum engineering, University of Kansas

Abstract available MOspace page available Abstract Abstract No video available

Mark L. Johnson, department of oral biology, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Walter D. Leon-Salas, computer science and electrical engineering department, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available
Breakout Session: Public-Private Partnerships for One Health          

Robert Duncan, vice chancellor for research, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Rebecca A. Johnson, Millsap professor of gerontological nursing, University of Missouri-Columbia Sinclair School of Nursing; director, Research Center for Human Animal Interaction, MU College of Veterinary Medicine

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Chris Fulcher, co-director, Center for Applied Research and Environmental Systems, College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Tom Sack, senior vice president and director of technical operations, Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Wayne Carter, vice president, clinical nutrition, Hill's Pet Nutrition Inc., Topeka, Kan.

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Richard E. Donahue, chairman of the board, Shor-Line/Schroer Manufacturing Co., Kansas City, Kan.

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available
Animal to Human Health Collaborations:  The Path Forward: University and business community leaders discuss lessons learned from the summit and charting a road map forward. Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available
Gary D. Forsee, president, University of Missouri System
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available
Brady Deaton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Columbia
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available
Leo Morton, chancellor, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Robert Duncan, vice chancellor for research, University of Missouri-Columbia

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

Bob Marcusse, president and CEO,
Kansas City Area Development Council

Abstract available MOspace page available No abstract available Abstract No video available

 

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