Research Affairs

Timothy Broderick, M.D., Associate Dean

2007 Central Research Forum - Tuesday, Oct. 23

Wright State University 40th Anniversary logoIn conjunction with Wright State University's 40th Anniversary celebration, the Office of Research Affairs at the Boonshoft School of Medicine will host the 2007 Central Research Forum on Tuesday, October 23, from 2:00-7:30 p.m., in the WSU Student Union. The program will explore future prospects for state and federal funding as well as promising new research initiatives at Wright State. A poster session will showcase the range of Wright State's biomedical, clinical, and medical education research. All WSU investigators and graduate students are invited to present posters on their current or recent work. Posters presented at national conferences in the past year are strongly encouraged.

The Central Research Forum is an opportunity to share your research with colleagues and potential collaborators in a stimulating, convivial setting. Please plan to participate!

Download a PDF of the program and poster list.


12:00-2:00 p.m.
Multipurpose Room

Poster Set-up

2:00-2:10 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Howard Part, M.D.
Dean, Boonshoft School of Medicine

2:10-2:45 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Jack A. Bantle, Ph.D.
Vice President Research and Graduate Studies
Prospects for State and Federal Research Funding
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2:45-3:15 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Timothy C. Cope, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Physiology
Neural Regeneration: Not Synonymous with Recovery
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3:15-3:45 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Michael B. Hennessy, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
Proinflammatory Influences on Behavior During Stress

3:45-4:00 p.m.


4:00-4:30 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Richard T. Laughlin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Prospects for Research Collaboration in Orthopaedic Surgery
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4:30-5:00 p.m.
E156 Student Union

Glenn C. Hamilton, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine
The H.E.L.P. Center: Taking Medicine to the Edge
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5:00-7:30 p.m.
Multipurpose Room

Reception and Poster Session - download a PDF of the program and poster list

More Information

Central Research Forum: contact Mark Willis (775-3814; or Kathleen Friedman (775-3018; in the Office of Research Affairs.

WSU 40th Anniversary: see the university's Virtual Celebration. Its overview of Research Through the Decades features SOM investigators Roger Siervogel and Peter Lauf and Norma Adragna-Lauf.