2022 MGH Celebration of Science





MGH Celebration of Science

Thursday, April 7, 2022

2:00 - 5:00 pm

Attend via Zoom


11:00 am to 1:00 pm -- Poster Session: View the posters  Poster Abstract Book

2:00 – 2:05 pm - Welcome and Opening Remarks 

2:05 – 2:35 pm - Celebration of Science & Research at MGH
Merit Cudkowicz, MD, Chair, ECOR 

2:35 – 2:45 pm - Introduction of the Class of 2022 MGH Research Scholars 
Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD, Scientific Director, MassGeneral Research Institute

2:45 – 3:10 pm - Howard M. Goodman Fellowship
"Cellular Models of Fetal Neurodevelopment in Maternal Immune Activation"
Andrea Edlow, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology

3:10 – 3:35 pm -  Howard M. Goodman Fellowship                             
"Defining the Evolutionary Characteristics of Human Metastasis Across Space and Time"
Kamila Naxerova, PhD, Assistant Professor, Radiology, Center for Systems Biology

3:35 – 3:50 pm - Break

3:50 – 4:15 pm - Martin Prize for Clinical Research
"Evolution of Delayed Resistance to Immunotherapy in a Melanoma Responder"
Genevieve Boland, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery

4:15 – 4:35 pm -  Martin Prize for Fundamental Research
"Spatially Organized Multicellular Immune Hubs in Human Colorectal Cancer"
Nir Hacohen, PhD, MGH Research Scholar 2012-2017, Professor of Medicine, Cancer Center

4:35 – 5:00 pm - Martin Prize for Population Health Sciences
"Body-mass index and diabetes risk in 57 low- and middle- income countries: a cross sectional study of nationally representative, individual-level data in 685 616 adults"
Jacqueline Seiglie, MD, MSc, Instructor in Medicine, Diabetes Unit, Endocrine Division, MGH Center for Global Health


Our Celebration of Science book highlights research accomplishments at Mass General in the prior year and provides a preview for our upcoming event. Click here to view the 2022 Celebration of Science book!


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