ASIP Career Development

ASIP Career Development

Saturday, April 6, 2019

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
ASIP Highlights Session: I Am An ASIP Member and This is My Science
CME Hours: 1.25
OCCC, Room W109-AB
Sponsored by the ASIP Committee for Career Development and Diversity
Chairs: Titus A. Reaves, Medical University of South Carolina, Edward A. Medina, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and Morgan Preziosi, University of Pennsylvania


Sunday, April 7, 2019

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
XIXth Annual Workshop in Graduate Education in Pathology: The Value of the GRE in Graduate Admissions
7:30 a.m. - 7:35 a.m. Welcome and Introductions  
7:35 a.m. - 7:50 a.m. GRE Scores in Biomedical PhD Graduate Admissions
Jean Cook, PhD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
7:50 a.m. - 8:10 a.m. Biomedical Graduate Admissions With and Without the GRE: the University of Pittsburgh Experience
Andrew W. Duncan, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
8:10 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. The Michigan Experiment: Engaging with Faculty and the Literature for Admissions Policy Reform
Scott Barolo, PhD
University of Michigan
CME Hours: 1.0
Sponsored by the ASIP Education Committee 
OCCC, Room W105-A
Chair: Wendy Mars, University of Pittsburgh Medical School
11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
XIXth Annual ASIP/AAA Career Development and Mentoring Program and Lunch - Giving and Responding to Critical Evaluations of Manuscripts and Grants
11:45 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. Welcome and Introductions  
11:55 p.m. - 12:20 p.m. Giving and Responding to Criticism of Your Manuscript: Perspectives From an Editor
Martha Furie, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, The American Journal of Pathology (AJP)
Stony Brook University
12:20 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Giving and Responding to Criticism of Your Grant: Perspectives from a Study Section Chair
Daniel Remick, MD
Boston University School of Medicine
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Interactive Table Discussions
with experts in in publishing, grants, career development, etc.
Examples of critical evaluations will be provided to participants at each table for discussion and response.
1:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Group Discussions
Participants at select tables will describe their responses to critical evaluations.
CME Hours: 2.0
OCCC, Room W110-A
Sponsored by the ASIP Education Committee and the American Association of Anatomists (AAA)
Chair: Andrew W. Duncan, University of Pittsburgh, Nakisha S. Rutledge, Northwestern University, Roberto Mota Alvidrez, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Scientific Interest Groups (SIG) Interactive Poster Discussions, Networking Sessions, and Reception
Interactive discussions of invited posters representing the SIGs of the ASIP
CME Hours: 0.0
OCCC, Room W110-AB
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Club Hepatomania™ - Meet the Liver Experts
  • Stacey Huppert, PhD
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
  • Mark Czaja, MD
    Emory University
CME Hours: 0.0
OCCC, ASIP DEN (seating area outside of W110 AB Ballrooms)


Monday, April 8, 2019

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
EB Wide-Ask An NIH Program Officer Workshop: Tips for New and Early Stage Investigators to Improve Funding Success
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Norbert Tavares, PhD
National Cancer Institute
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Panelist Discussions - Questions and Answers
  Christine Maric-Bilkan, PhD
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
  Xenia Tigno, PhD
National Heart Blood and Lung Institute
CME Hours: 1.0
OCCC, Room W105-B
Chair: Norbert Tavares, National Cancer Institute


Tuesday, April 9, 2019

9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
ASIP Scientific Sleuthing of Human Disease for Undergraduate Students and High School Teachers and Students
10:00 a.m. - 10:25 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Kari Nejak-Bowen, PhD, MBA
University of Pittsburgh
10:25 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Menacing Microbes: Emerging Infectious Diseases
Martha B. Furie, PhD
Stony Brook University
11:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Break  
11:25 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. Smoking-Related Lung Disease in 3D: Not Your Standard Lecture
Dani Zander, MD
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
12:10 p.m. - 12:40 p.m. Specimen Viewing  
12:40 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Stem Cells: A Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Satdarshan (Paul) Singh Monga, MD
University of Pittsburgh
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Visit Exhibit Hall in the Orange County Convention Center  
CME Hours: 2.5
OCCC, Room W105-A
Sponsored by the ASIP Education Committee
Chairs: Kari Nejak-Bowen, University of Pittsburgh and Martha B. Furie, Stony Brook University
11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Lunch and Learn: Science, Dollars, and Outcomes: The Critical Pieces of Budgeting You Can't Work Without

An interactive lunch session covering aspects of budgeting in case studies including an academic lab and a hospital clinical lab budget.

11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Dan Milner, Jr., MD, MSc
American Society for Clinical Pathology
12:00 p.m. - 12:40 p.m. Success in Grant Funding: Those That Have the Gold Make the Rules
Gary Ostrander, PhD
Florida State University
12:40 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Clinical Lab Budgeting — Achieving Goals for You and Your Organization
Philip Chen, MD, PhD
Sonic Healthcare, USA
1:20 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Group Exercises/Group Discussions
Gary Ostrader and Philip Chen
CME Hours: 2.0
OCCC, Room W101-B
Sponsored by the ASIP Education Committee and the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
Chair: Dan Milner, Jr., MD, MSc, American Society for Clinical Pathology