January 31, 2018

Dr. Jerry Menon Retirement Symposium

Join us on April 20, 2018 for Dr. Menon's Retirement Symposium!

Dr. Jerry Menon will be retiring soon and the Biological Chemistry Department along with the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department would like to celebrate his stellar 48-year academic career at the University of Michigan on April 20th, 2018 with a symposium.

 

                         (Draft Schedule)

Jairam Menon, Ph.D., Professor, Biological Chemistry and Obstetrics & Gynecology

Jerry Menon Career Celebration Symposium

                          April 20th, 2018

 

COFFEE & PASTRIES - Rackham Assembly Hall

8:00-8:20 am

 

MORNING SESSION 1

8:20-9:45 am

     Dr. Fenner, Chair OB/GYN, University of Michigan

     Dr. Goldman, Interim Chair, Biochemistry, University of Michigan

     John Kash, NIAID, NIH

     Peter Davies, Queens University, Canada

     Qing Yu Zhang, University of Arizona

 

COFFEE BREAK - Rackham Assembly Hall

9:45-10:05 am

 

MORNING SESSION 2

10:05-11:20 am

     Salman Azhar, VA Palo Alto & Stanford University

     Miyuki Harada, University of Tokyo, Japan

     C.V. Rao, Florida International University

 

LUNCH - Rackham Assembly Hall

11:20-12:45 pm

 

AFTERNOON SESSION

12:45-1:35 pm

     T. Rajendra Kumar, University of Colorado

     Noritoshi Kawate, Osaka University, Japan

 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT PANEL - Introductions by Jerry Menon

1:35-3:40 pm

     Deborah Lu, Vedder Price, NY

     Alfin Vaz, Pfizer Global Research & Development

     Senait Fisseha, Buffet Foundation

     Faye Bradbury, Chamberlain University College of Nursing

 

COFFEE BREAK - Rackham Assembly Hall

3:40-4:00 pm

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

4:00-4:45 pm

     Jerry Strauss - Keynote Speaker, Virginia Commonwealth University

 

HORACE RACKHAM ASSEMBLY HALL

915 E. Washington St.

Ann Arbor, MI. 48109

 

Please join us in this celebration of Dr. Menon's dedicated service to the University of Michigan!

For additional information, please contact Kelly Studer at kstuder@umich.edu.

 

For guest reservations at THE GRADUATE Ann Arbor, click HERE.

Guests can also book a room reservation at THE GRADUATE Ann Arbor by calling 800-666-8693 or through the front desk at 734-769-2200 and mention the group name "UM Obstetrics Menon Celebration".

615 East Huron Street
Ann Arbor, MI. 48104
734-769-2224