Research Day Speaker Sessions

 Commercialization & Innovation
Levin Hall South
Levin Hall North 
Session 1
10:15 - 11 a.m.
Medical Branch Innovations
Dr. Alexander Vo
Vice President, Telemedicine and Health Innovation
Biomedical Informatics at UTMB, Past, Present and Future
Dr. Monte Pettitt
Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Session 2
11:15 a.m. to Noon
Galveston Economic Development Programs
Jeff Sjostrom, 
Executive Director, Galveston Economic Development Partnership
Biomedical Informatics Panel
Dr. George Saade, Professor, OB/GYN Maternal Fetal Medicine
Todd Leach, Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Dr. Gulshan Sharma, Vice President and Chief Medical & Clinical Innovation Officer
Dr. Suresh Bhavnani, Professor, Institute of Translational Science
 Commercialization Panel
Levin Hall Dining Room
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Dr. Sundeep Mattamana, Sr. Director Office of Technology Transfer

Dr. Alexander Vo, Vice President, Telemedicine and Health Innovation
Dr. Kathleen Kerr, Assistant Director, Speech Pathology
Dr. Christopher Zahner, Assistant Professor, Pathology
Dr. Gaddiel Galarza-Munoz, President, Autoimmunity BioSolutions and postdoctoral fellow at UTMB
Elizabeth Jaworski, Doctoral Candidate, Graduate School of Biomedical Science