The Academy of Physician Scientists, an initiative of Texas A&M, Houston Methodist, and the TMC, is one of only ten medical schools in the nation to receive a highly prestigious Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) Physician-Scientist Institutional Award to catalyze highly innovative programs for training physicians for successful academic careers as physician-scientists.
9:30 a.m. | Poster Viewing
10:30 a.m. | Welcome and Introduction of Scholars and Fellows
11:00 a.m. | Keynote | "Fostering a Culture of Do-it-yourself Innovation”
Noon | Research Presentations by Scholars & Fellows
Lunch will be provided to the first 100 attendees.
There are no fees or registration required.
Keynote Speaker: William (Billy) Cohn, MD
Vice President for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies
Executive Director of the Center for Device Innovation, Texas Medical Center
Professor of Surgery in the Department of Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Assist, Baylor College of Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering at Rice University, University of Houston, and Texas A&M University
Livestream link: https://watch.houstonmethodist.org/Academy-of-Physician-Scientists
Monday, June 6 at 9:30am to 4:00pm
Houston Methodist Academic Institute, John Bookout Auditorium 6670 Bertner Ave., Houston, TX 77030