Agenda for December P30 CDAR Meeting


Host:         Core A, Dr. Xiang-Qun (Sean) Xie, Dr. Lirong Wang, and Dr. Zhiwei Feng

Place:        Salk Pavilion, CVS Conference Room

Date and Time:       Thursday, December 8, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 pm


2:00 – 2:10 pm    General Business for CDAR (Dr. Xie, Dr. Bahar, Dr. Xing, and Dr. Wu)


2:10 – 3:30 pm    Core A Monthly Report Update

Guest Speakers: Dandan Sun, MD, PhD (Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine, UPitt).                Title of presentation: “Ion transporters: new targets for glioma therapy.”

Time: 45 min Talk + 5 min Q&A [2:10 – 3:00 pm] 

LiRong Wang, PhD (Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences (SOP), UPitt)

Title of presentation: “Pharmacogenomics study of synthetic cannabinoid intoxication.”                    Time: 25 min Talk + 5 min Q&A [3:00 – 3:30 pm] 

3:30 – 4:00 pm       CDAR Scientific Committee Meeting (Xie, Bahar, Xing, Wu, Wang, and McGuire)

Discussion of P30 CDAR Joint Review Article ( Terry McGuire will present a tentative draft outline.)

Other Business for CDAR Center

Choosing some new EAB Members

Date of EAB Meeting

Next monthly meeting

Other issues