U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Heme-Net: Non-malignant Hematology Research Network Meeting

2/23/2012 7:00 AM
2/24/2012 7:00 AM
 
No
(301) 468-1100
​Contact Information
Michael Schultz (mschultz@scgcorp.com)
Rockville
 
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Executive Meeting Center

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Agenda

Session One: Introduction

Thursday, February 23, 2012

8:00 - 8:25 a.m.​ Registration/Light Refreshments
8:25 - 8:30 a.m. Welcome
Robert Star, M.D., Director, Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Overview of HEME-NET
Terry Bishop, Ph.D., Hematology Program Director, NIDDK​​
8:45 - 9:15 a.m. The Value of Sharing Data and Information
Israel Lederhendler, Ph.D., Office of Extramural Research,Office of Research Information Systems, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9:15 - 10:05 a.m. Social Media Tools and Uses
Dana Sheets, Public Health Advisor, NIDDK
10:05 - 10:30 a.m. Social Media in KUH: HEME-NET Prototype
Krystyna Rys-Sikora, Ph.D., Program Director, NIDDK
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. BREAK

Session Two: Enriching Your Projects, Resources Available

10:45 - 12:45 p.m. Resources From the NIDDK Centers of Excellence in Molecular Hematology Program Directors
Broxmeyer/Srour, University of Indiana
Orkin/Zhou, Children's Hospital Boston
Poncz/Weiss, Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Torok-Storb, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Zheng/Joiner, Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Resources From the Yale Blood Disease Reference Lab
Jon Morrow, M.D./Ph.D., Chairman
Department of Pathology, Yale University
12:45 - 1:00 p.m. Solicitation of Proposals for Summer Research at a Center (Instructions)
Terry Bishop
1:00 - 1:15 p.m. Griffin Rodgers, M.D., Director NIDDK
1:15 p.m. LUNCH
1:15 - 2:00 p.m. Poster Setup in Breakout Rooms
2:00 - 4:30 p.m. Poster Presentations and Discussion
4:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Discussion Summary From Each Breakout Room

5:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Additional Poster Viewing

5:00 - 10:00 p.m. DINNER (on your own)
10:00 p.m. Poster Take Down

Friday, February 24, 2012

8:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Light Refreshments/Welcome

Session Three: Building the Network

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. A Novel Way to Share Scientific Information: Microattribution
Ross Hardison, Ph.D., Director, Center for Comparative Genomics and Bioinformatics, The Pennsylvania State University
9:00 - 11:30 a.m. Exploring the Development of HEME-NET
11:30 a.m. Closing Remarks
12:00 p.m.​​​ Workshop adjournment

Directions/Travel

Meeting Location:

Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Executive Meeting Center
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
Telephone: (301) 468-1100
Fax: (301) 468-0163

Website: http://www.rockvillehotel.com 
(More hotel information can be obtained from this Website.)

Driving Directions to NIH

From Points North Take I-95 South to I-495 West (Capital Beltway) toward Silver Spring, then take Exit 34 (Route 355 North, Wisconsin Avenue/Rockville Pike). Proceed 3-4 miles on Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.
Take I-95 South to I-495 West (Capital Beltway) toward Silver Spring, then take Exit 34 (Route 355 North, Wisconsin Avenue/Rockville Pike). Proceed 3-4 miles on Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.

From Points South Take I-95 North to I-495 North/East (Capital Beltway) toward Rockville/Tysons Corner and travel across the river into Maryland. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.
Take I-95 North to I-495 North/East (Capital Beltway) toward Rockville/Tysons Corner and travel across the river into Maryland. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.

From Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) Take Route 195 West to Exit 4 (I-95 South), then head west on I-495 (Capital Beltway) toward Silver Spring. Take Exit 34 (Route 355 North, Wisconsin Avenue/Rockville Pike). Proceed 3-4 miles North on Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.
Take Route 195 West to Exit 4 (I-95 South), then head west on I-495 (Capital Beltway) toward Silver Spring. Take Exit 34 (Route 355 North, Wisconsin Avenue/Rockville Pike). Proceed 3-4 miles North on Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.

From Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) Travel on the Dulles Access Road (Route 267 East) for approximately 13 miles to Exit 18. Move to the right on the Dulles Toll Road (Route 267) and take Exit 18. Stay left on the ramp for Bethesda/Baltimore and proceed toward Bethesda on I-495 (Capital Beltway). Travel approximately 9 miles on I-495. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.
Travel on the Dulles Access Road (Route 267 East) for approximately 13 miles to Exit 18. Move to the right on the Dulles Toll Road (Route 267) and take Exit 18. Stay left on the ramp for Bethesda/Baltimore and proceed toward Bethesda on I-495 (Capital Beltway). Travel approximately 9 miles on I-495. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) Take the George Washington Parkway (Route 110 North) to I-495 (Capital Beltway) North toward Maryland. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.
Take the George Washington Parkway (Route 110 North) to I-495 (Capital Beltway) North toward Maryland. Bear left onto I-270 North toward Frederick. Take Exit 4A (Montrose Road East). Proceed 2-3 miles and turn left onto Rockville Pike. The Hilton Hotel is on the right directly after the Rollins Avenue/Twinbrook Parkway intersection.

METRO INFORMATION

The Metro system is clean and reliable. It operates from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight on Monday through Thursday; 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. on Fridays; 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. on Saturdays; and 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight on Sundays. Each passenger must buy a farecard to travel in the system. Guides for purchasing farecards are posted on the vending machines in each station. Each Metro car features a complete color-coded map of the system. Station attendants on duty at each station can provide additional information on request.A map of the system is available at: http://www.wmata.com/metrorail/systemmap.cfm

From Union Station or downtown Washington (main Metro Lines into the city converge at Metro Center Station and Gallery Place Station), take the Metro Red Line toward Shady Grove. Exit at the Twinbrook Station and cross the street to the hotel.

SHUTTLES

SuperShuttle offers service to most hotels from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport, and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The shuttle leaves on an as-needed basis between the hours of 5:30 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. During other times, arrangements for a shuttle can be made by calling
1-800-258-3826 from the airport, or visit their Web site at from the airport, or visit their Web site at http://supershuttle.com .

TAXIS

The taxi fare is approximately $50-$55 from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, approximately $55-$60 from Washington Dulles International Airport, and approximately $80-$85 from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

PARKING INFORMATION

There is complimentary parking for meeting participants at the conference center.

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Location

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  • 1750 Rockville Pike
  • MD 20852
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​Contact Information
Michael Schultz (mschultz@scgcorp.com)