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CureAccelerator Live! at the CAVP Forum

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13869 Park Center Road

Herndon, VA 20171

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CureAccelerator Live!

CureAccelerator Live! is a philanthropic pitch competition that gives attendees the chance to find and fund the next breakthrough repurposing treatment at a unique networking event for researchers, clinicians, patient groups, biomedical industry professionals and funders. Don’t miss this opportunity to help harness the power of repurposing research and help bring groundbreaking treatments to patients in need. The finalists are Principal Investigators from Mid-Atlantic region research institutions.

Meet the 2018 Finalists:

Presenter: Akiva S. Cohen, PhD

Institution: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Project Title: Dietary Therapy for Concussion

Presenter: John Elfar, MD

Institution: Penn State Health

Project Title: Repurposing 4AP to Answer the Golden Question in Trauma Surgery (A Single Dose Pharmaco-Diagnostic for Peripheral Nerve Continuity After Trauma)

Presenter: Adam Kaplin, MD, PhD

Institution: Johns Hopkins University

Project Title: Repurposing a High-Blood Pressure Drug to Decrease Pediatric Suicide

Presenter: Mike Wang, ScM

Institution: Johns Hopkins University

Project Title: Repurposing Over-the-Counter Cough Medicine Dextromethorphan as a Rapid-Acting Antidepressant Without Conventional Side Effects


Complimentary with CAVP Forum conference registration, but sign-up is required to reserve your spot.

To find out more about the CAVP Forum and to register, click here.

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