8th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat

WHEN: May 19, 2017  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health Sommer and Feinstone  Audutoriums

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: May 1 at midnight

TO REGISTER OR SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT, VISIT: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/research/research_retreat/

The top four scored abstracts will present and compete for prizes in an oral session. Additional prizes will be awarded to the top posters adjudicated at the meeting.  


  • Zoltan Arany from University of Pennsylvania – one of our outstanding physician basic scientists who has pioneered research in cardiovascular metabolism and peripartum cardiomyopathy
  • Samia Mora from Harvard University, a leader in lipid epidemiology and genetics and cardiovascular risk
  • Douglas Robinson, professor of Cell Biology and leader in the field of molecular motors with amazing applications to cancer and COPD
  • Narutoshi Hibino, professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery who is developing myocardial tissue using 3-D printing methods