30 minutes of presentation* 15 minutes of clarifying questions from EEP and others Zhou Wang, Director, University of Pittsburgh Center Attending: TBD by PI
8:55 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.
30 minutes of presentation* 15 minutes of clarifying questions from EEP and others Will Ricke, Director, University of Wisconsin Center Attending: TBD
9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
30 minutes of presentation* 15 minutes of clarifying questions from EEP and others Cathy Mendelsohn, Director, Columbia University Center Jon Barasch, Director, Columbia University Center Ali Gharavi, Director, Columbia University Center Attending: TBD by PI
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
30 minutes of presentation* 15 minutes of clarifying questions from EEP and others John Lieska, Director, Mayo Clinic Center Attending: TBD by PI
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Group Lunch and Interaction
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Group Discussion (lunch can continue during discussion):
How can the O’Brien Centers Program meet the needs of the Benign Urology Research Community (BURC)?
What is needed to allow the O’Brien Centers Program to take a leadership role in increasing the research capacity of BURC?
What does each O’Brien Center need to support the goals of the Urology Centers Program?
O’Brien Center investigators are free to leave. EEP comments regarding individual centers activities will be provided in writing.
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed NIDDK—EEP Discussion
Wrap-up closed session—EEP members are free to leave Adjournment
* Each 30-minute presentation should include—
No more than 3 slides per science project
1 slide per core
1 slide for Opportunity Pool projects
1 slide for Educational Enrichment programs
1 slide for Resources available to support research community
1 slide for cross-center collaborations (Note: cross-center includes P20 and Ks)
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