CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center,
in conjunction with Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Heart Institute,
present the Ninth Annual Clinical Research Symposium
“Research Today – On the Market Tomorrow: An Update in Clinical Research”

Denton A. Cooley Auditorium at the Texas Heart Institute
6720 Bertner Avenue, C-060A
Houston, Texas 77030
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
7:30 am – 4:00 pm



Keynote Address:
“From Invasive to Non-Invasive Treatments for Liver Cancers: What a Long and Strange Trip it has been”
Presented by: Steven A. Curley, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Chief, Surgical Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
Oncology Service Line Chief, CHI St. Luke’s Health


The symposium will feature current research at Baylor St. Luke’s as well as highlight investigational treatment including:
§ Insulin Resistance in Type 2 Diabetes: Metabolic and Clinical Correlates
§ Cystic Fibrosis 2016 – Precision Medicine Defined
§ Atrial Fibrillation: Ablative Therapy and Possible Role of Left Atrial Appendage in Persistent Atrial Fibrillation
§ Parkinson’s Disease and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders- Multidisciplinary Treatment and Deep Brain Simulation
§ Community Outreach and Collective Responsibility for Prevention and Cardiac Risk Assessment in Women
§ Acute Liver Failure and the Baylor Artificial Liver Program
§ The Impact of Contemporary Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVADs) on Physiology


Registration Fee:
$25 on or before May 16
$35 after May 16 and on site
- Registration fee includes breakfast and lunch
- No refunds will be granted for cancellations received after May 16


CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


Registration and More Event Information:
https://www.bcm.edu/research/resources/institute-clinical-and-translational-research/clinical-research-symposium

Questions: Call Angie Esquivel at 832-355-3347 or email research@stlukeshealth.org