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IMAG Futures Meeting
The Impact of Modeling on Biomedical Research


Natcher Conference Center, Room D

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FINAL AGENDA (slides are linked to each participant's name)

Tuesday December 15, 2009

8:00 Welcome - Grace Peng, IMAG Chair

8:20 Donald Lindberg, Director, National Library of Medicine, NIH

8:30-10:00 Population scale: epidemiology, risk and surveillance models, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic models

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15 Richard Nakamura, Deputy Director, National Institute of Mental Health and Director, Division of Intramural Research Programs NIMH, NIH

10:25-11:55 Whole-Body scale: behavior and control systems

11:55-12:55 Lunch on your own

1:00 Edward Seidel, Director, Office of Cyberinfrastructure, NSF (Presented by Abani Patra, IMAG, NSF)

1:10-2:40 Cell-Tissue-Organ scale: interactions between all scales

2:40-3:00 Break

3:00 Jeremy Berg, Director, National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH

3:10-4:40 Pathways and Networks scale: molecular interactions, systems biology

4:40-5:30 Open Discussion


Wednesday December 16, 2009

8:00 Welcome Back - Grace Peng, IMAG Chair

8:10 International Impact of Modeling - Marco Viceconti, Virtual Physiological Human Network of Excellence

8:20 David Thomassen Chief Scientist, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, Office of Science, DOE

8:30-10:00 Atomic and Molecular scale: protein structure interactions

10:00-10:10 Leveraging the Simulation-Based Engineering and Medical Imaging Technology Revolutions for Cardiovascular Devices - Tina Morrison, Food and Drug Administration

10:10-10:30 Break

10:30-11:00 How Multiscale Modeling can Impact Biomedical and Clinical Research - Peter Hunter, IUPS Physiome Project

11:00-11:15 Population Scale Summary

11:15-11:30 Whole-Body Scale Summary

11:30-11:45 Cell-Tissue-Organ Scale Summary

11:45-12:00 Pathways and Networks Scale Summary

12:00-12:15 Atomic and Molecular Scale Summary

12:15-12:45 Open Discussion

12:45 Adjourn

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