Award Ceremony Agenda

May 24, 2017

6:00 PM     Networking, Hors d’ourves and Wine

6:55 PM     Co-host opening words and Master of Ceremony: Geoff Ginsburg, Duke University School of Medicine

7:00 PM     Program Chair opening words: Ralph Snyderman, Duke University

7:05 PM     Francis S. Collins, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Luminary Award Honoree introduction by Ralph Snyderman

7:10 PM     Words by Honoree: Francis S. Collins

7:15 PM     Keith R. Yamamoto, UCSF, Luminary Award Honoree introduction by Geoff Ginsburg, Duke University School of Medicine

7:20 PM     Words by Honoree: Keith R. Yamamoto

7:25 PM     Elaine Mardis, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Luminary Award Honoree introduction by Charles M. Perou, GeneCentric Diagnostics

7:30 PM    Words by Honoree: Elaine Mardis

7:35 PM     Kathy Giusti, Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, Pioneer Award Honoree introduction by William (Bill) Dalton, M2Gen

7:40 PM     Words by Honoree: Kathy Giusti

7:45 PM     Mark Levin, Third Rock Ventures, Pioneer Award Honoree introduction by Alexis Borisy, Third Rock Ventures

7:50 PM     Words by Honoree: Mark Levin

7:55 PM     Closing words: Geoff Ginsburg or Ralph Snyderman

8:00 PM     Networking, appetizers and cocktails