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Military and Veteran Microbiome

Military and Veteran Microbiome:
Consortium for Research and Education

 

Videos from DoD Microbiome Conference

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Jack Gilbert – Professor at University of Chicago

 

Andrew Hoisington – Assistant Professor at USAFA

 

Robyn Barbato, US Army ERDC-Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory

 

Storify for DoD Microbiome Symposium, 5-7 April 2017!

9 April 2017

 

MVM DoD Microbiome Symposium - Schedule

Sponsors:
Sloan foundation   D R I

DoD Microbiome Symposium Exploring current and future research directions in the human and built environment microbiomes to benefit the DoD, Veterans, and their Families.

 

Thursday April 6, 2017

Welcome
Col John Christ - Senior USAFA Leader
8AM
 
Welcome
Paula Olsiewski - Alfred P. Sloan Program Manger
8:15AM
 
Plenary Speaker
Jack Gilbert – Professor at University of Chicago
8:30AM
 
Plenary Speaker
Andrew Hoisington – Assistant Professor at USAFA
9:30AM
 
Lightning Talk
Robyn Barbato, US Army ERDC-Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
10AM
 
Lightning Talk
Linda Chrisey, Office of Naval Research Program Manager
10:15AM
 
Lightning Talk
Blair Dancy, U.S. Army Center for Environmental Health Research
10:30AM
 
Plenary Speaker
Lisa Brenner – Professor at University of Colorado Denver
12:30PM
 
Plenary Speaker
Erica Hartmann, Assistant Professor at Northwestern University
1PM
 
Lightning Talk
Philip Karl – US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
1:30PM
 
Lightning Talk
Camilla Mauzy – Air Force Research Laboratory
1:45PM
 

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Friday April 7, 2017

Welcome
Jim Solti - USAFA Chief Scientist
8AM
 
Plenary Speaker
Christopher Lowry – Associate Professor at University of Colorado Boulder
8:15AM
 
Plenary Speaker
Kerry Kinney – Professor at University of Texas Austin
9AM
 
Lighting Talk
Noah Fierer – Associate Professor at University of Colorado Boulder
9:30AM
 
Lighting Talk
David Butler – National Academy of Sciences
10AM
 
Lighting Talk
Scott Merrell – Uniformed Services University
10:15AM
 
Lighting Talk
Wendy Goodson – Air Force Research Laboratory
10:30AM
 
Breakout session 1 – Wrap Up Mental Health
12:30PM
 
Breakout session 2 – Wrap Up Physical Health
12:45PM
 
Breakout session 3 – Wrap Up Built Environment
1PM
 
Breakout session 4 – Wrap Up Methods, Tools, and Analysis
1:15PM
 
Breakout session 5 – Wrap Up Unique Military Applications
1:30PM
 
Wrap up speaker
Andrew Hoisington – Assistant Professor at USAFA
2PM
 

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Featured Speakers include:

Lisa Brenner
Lisa Brenner
Lisa A. Brenner. Ph.D. is a Board Certified Rehabilitation Psychologist, and a Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Colorado, Anschutz School of Medicine, and the Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC). She is the Research Director for the Department of PM&R.
 
@LisaABrenner
 
 
 
Jack Gilbert
Jack Gilbert
Jack Gilbert, Ph.D., is the is the Faculty Director of the Microbiome Center, a Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Chicago Medicine, Senior Scientist (Adjunct) at Marine Biological Laboratory, and Group Leader in Microbial Ecology at Argonne National Laboratory.
 
@gilbertjacka
 
 
 
Erica Hartmann, Ph.D.
Erica Hartmann
Erica Hartmann, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering.
 
@ericamhartmann
 
 
 
LtCol Andrew Hoisington, Ph.D., P.E.
Andrew Hoisington
LtCol Andrew Hoisington, Ph.D., P.E., is an Assistant Professor and Environmental Engineering Division Chief at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
 
@andyhois
 
 
Kerry Kinney
Kerry Kinney
Kerry Kinney, Ph.D., is a Professor of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering at the University of Texas in Austin, TX.
 
@KerryKinney14
 
 
 
Christopher Lowry
Christopher Lowry
Christopher Lowry, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Integrative Physiology and member of the Center for Neuroscience at the University of Colorado Boulder, with secondary appointments in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Colorado and the Center for Neuroscience, Anschutz Medical Campus, and the Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC).
 
@CALowryPhD
 
 

For questions or more information please contact Kelly Stearns-Yoder at Kelly.Stearns@va.gov

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