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Advancing Medical Innovation - Agenda

8:00 a.m.                      Guest Arrival and Breakfast
8:30 a.m.                     Panel I: STEM and Scientific Literacy

●Meryl Comer, President and CEO, Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer's Initiative

●France Córdova, Outgoing President of Purdue University, Incoming Chair of the Smithsonian ●

●Frank Douglas, President and CEO, Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron

●Donna Edwards, Representative, D - Maryland

9:30 a.m.                     Break
9:45 a.m.                      Panel II: Fostering Innovation & Job Growth

●John D. Dingell, Representative, D - Michigan

●Marc Boutin, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, National Health Council

●Janet Woodcock, Director of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the FDA ●

10:45 a.m.                    Panel III: On the Edge of Change

●Margaret Anderson, Executive Director, FasterCures/The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions

●Dennis Selkoe, Professor of Neurologic Diseases, Harvard Institute of Medicine

●Robert Egge, Vice President of Public Policy, Alzheimer’s Association

11:45 a.m.                     Networking Break and Q&A with Mark Shriver, Author of “A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver”
12: 15 P.M.                      Panel IV: What do we need to do?

Trish and George Vradenburg, Founders, US Against Alzheimer’s Network

12:45 p.m.                    Panel V: Lunchtime Programming

Interview: Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health


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