2019 NHLBI Martha Vaughan, M.D. Symposium: Remembering Her Legacy

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NIH Campus, Hatfield Center

Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater

Bethesda, MD

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The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) invites you to attend the 2019 Martha Vaughan, M.D. Symposium: Remembering Her Legacy, which will bring together world experts on topics related to Dr. Vaughan’s areas of research interest and of the interests of her former post-doctoral fellows and other trainees. Dr. Vaughan also had a long-standing interest in mentoring and invitees will discuss how her mentoring affected their scientific and personal development.

The meeting will occur over two days on the NIH Bethesda campus and will include a dynamic range of invited speakers with clinical and scientific expertise . The meeting will begin at 9:00 am on September 9, 2019 and conclude by 2:30 pm on September 10, 2019.


Invited Speakers and Moderators include:

  • Dr. Joseph T Barbieri, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Dr. Paola Bruni, University of Florence, Italy
  • Dr. Drusilla Burns, Federal Drug Administration
  • Dr. Richard Childs, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. Souheil El-Chemaly, Harvard Medical School
  • Dr. Michael Gottesman, Office of the Director, Intramural Research, NIH
  • Dr. Bernadette Gochuico, National Human Genome Research Institute
  • Dr. Sergio Harari, MultiMedica
  • Dr. Toshiya Hirayama, Nagasaki University, Japan
  • Dr. Michael Katz, Stanford University
  • Dr. Arnold Kristof, McGill University
  • Dr. Rodney Levine, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. Stewart Levine, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. Ferid Murad, Stanford University
  • Dr. Paul Noble, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles
  • Dr. Kenneth Olivier, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. S. Russ Price, East Carolina University
  • Dr. Paola Rogliani, University of Rome, Italy
  • Dr. Fang-Jen Scott Lee, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Dr. Angelo Taveira-DaSilva, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. Nicolas Vitale, University of Strasbourg
  • Dr. Clare Waterman, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Dr. Paul Watkins, Johns Hopkins University
  • Dr. Kim Williamson, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Dr. Kai-Feng Xu, Peking Union Medical College
  • Dr. Kinnosuke Yahiro, Chiba University, Japan
  • Dr. Anna Zolkiewska, Kansas State University


For questions related to the meeting, please contact: Ms. Stephanie Moore | Phone: 301-451-9596 | Email: Stephanie.Moore@nih.gov


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Lunch Options

There is a cafeteria in Building 10 where you can purchase lunch on site during the breaks.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Driving Directions to NIH Campus: From I-495 (Capital Beltway) in Northern Virginia or Maryland

  • Take I-495 (Capital Beltway) westbound (Outer Loop) or northbound (Inner Loop).

  • Take Exit 36 to Old Georgetown Road, south.

  • Turn left onto West Cedar Lane.

  • Yield right onto Rockville Pike.

  • Follow signs to the main visitor’s entrance on the right.


For more information, please visit: https://www.nih.gov/about-nih/visitor-information/getting-nih.

Parking on the NIH CampusShort-term, metered parking and long-term, attendant-controlled parking is available to visitors at a cost of $2 per hour for the first three hours or $12 per day. Visitor parking lots are marked in green on the NIH Campus Map.

Visitor parking is extremely difficult to find at NIH, so if possible, take public transportation. There is a Metro station right outside the NIH campus (across from the Gateway Visitor Center). Once on campus, visitors can ride the campus shuttles to the main buildings.

Public TransportationMetroThe nearest Metro station is Medical Center Station on the Red Line. To plan your route to campus, use Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) Metro Trip Planner.

Campus Shuttle ServiceThe NIH Campus Shuttle is free of charge and runs daily, both on and around campus to the building.RideshareRideshare and taxi services are available and may enter campus via the Gateway Center Vehicle Inspection Center.

Area Airports: Fares and times listed below are approximate.

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is approximately a 30-minute drive. The average cost of a one-way taxicab ride is $46.00.
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is approximately a 35-minute drive. The average cost of a one-way taxicab ride is $56.00.
  • Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) is approximately a 42-minute drive. The average cost of a one-way taxicab ride is $75.00.

What can I bring into the event?

All visitors must enter through the NIH Gateway Center. You will be asked to submit to a vehicle or personal inspection. Visitors over 15 years of age must provide a form of government-issued ID such as a driver's license or passport.Attendees are encouraged to bring a refillable water bottle.

NOTE: Federal law prohibits the following items on Federal property: firearms, explosives, archery equipment, dangerous weapons, knives with blades over 2½ inches, alcoholic beverages and open containers of alcohol.


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Bethesda, MD

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