Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


2018 Agenda

7:30 - 8:00 a.m.  

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15 a.m.


Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM
Senior Associate Dean of Clinical and Translational Research
Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine
Director, Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS)
Eileen M. Foell Professor of Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology)
Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Northwestern University
8:15 - 9:15 a.m.

Wireless, Skin-Like Sensors for the Human Body

John Rogers, PhD
Louis Simpson and Kimberly Querrey Professor, Departments of Materials Science and Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Neurological Surgery, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Science and Engineering and Chemistry
Director, Center for Bio-Integrated Electronics
Northwestern University                                     
9:15 - 9:30 a.m.


9:30 - 10:30 am

Sounds Processing in the Brain: What Have We Learned from Concussion in Athletes?

Nina Kraus, PhD
Hugh Knowles Professor of Communication Sciences Professor of Neurobiology and of Otolaryngology
Northwestern University

Cynthia R. LaBella, MD
Medical Director, Institute for Sports Medicine
Ann & Roberts H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Pediatrics
Northwestern University
10:30 - 10:45 a.m.


10:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Impact of Wearable Technology in Enhancing Human Ability

Arun Jayaraman, PT, PhD
Director, Max Nader Center for Rehabilitation Technologies & Outcomes Research
Director & Business Development Officer, Office of Translational Research
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Associate Professor of Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences
Northwestern University
11:45 - 12:00 p.m.

Closing remarks, evaluations and contact hours announcement

Provided by: The Northwestern Advisory Council for Clinical Research 

Ninth Annual Clinical Research Symposium

Transforming Clinical Research Through Technology and Infrastructure

Friday, June 8, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
McGaw Medical Center - Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium
240 E. Huron, Chicago, IL 60611

For More Information

2018 Symposium Brochure

To register or for more information:
Phone: 312.503.0054