Lung Research Poster Session


Virtual Lunch with Dr. Marlene Rabinovitch, Keynote Speaker

12:00 – 1:00 PM ET
Separate Registration is required for the lunch.
This is restricted to BWH trainees and junior faculty (Instructor and Assistant Professor).

You must submit your interest to attend by noon ET on Monday, February 14th by clicking here.

Keynote Address

1:00 – 2:00 PM ET

Converging Genetic and Inflammatory Pathways Suggest New Therapies for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Marlene Rabinovitch, MD
Dwight and Vera Dunlevie Professor of Pediatrics, Cardiology; Director, Basic Science and Engineering (BASE) Initiative, Betty Irene Moore Children’s Heart Center
Stanford University

Poster Session

2:00 – 3:00 PM ET

Panel Discussion

3:00 – 3:30 PM ET

Hear from our distinguished panelists on the topics of building and maintaining research programs, establishing meaningful collaborations, and the transformative research areas of the future.


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Elio Adib, MD

Variation in Targetable Genomic Alterations in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer by Genetic Ancestry, Sex, Smoking History and Histology

Alejandro Diaz, MD, MPH

Artificial intelligence-based CT airway to artery ratios and exacerbations in smokers: A Longitudinal Study of COPDGene

Andrew Gregory, BS

Electronic nicotine delivery systems use is associated with multi-omic biomarkers and prospective cardiopulmonary health outcomes

Damir Khabibullin, MS

Roles of Tfe3 and Tfeb in mediating mesenchymal cell abnormality caused by FLCN deficiency in Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome

Wonji Kim

Whole Genome Sequence Analysis of Pulmonary Function and COPD for 44,403 Multi-ethnic participants from the NHLBI Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (TOPMed) Program

Robin Lu

Comparison of Lung and Blood Transcriptomics Reveals Shared Emphysema-Associated Pathways and Alternatively Spliced Genes

Gregory McDermott, MD

Associations of the MUC5B Promoter Variant with Timing of Interstitial Lung Disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis Onset

Matthew Moll, MD, MPH

Integration of a MUC5B Promoter Variant and a Polygenic Risk Score for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Interstitial Lung Abnormalities

Jun Nagai

Alveolar Macrophage P2Y6 Receptor Signaling Regulates NFATc2 Activation to Potentiate Innate Anti-allergic Immune Responses

Mehrdad Rakaee, PhD

Digital quantification of lymphocytic infiltration on routine H&E images predicts efficacy of immunotherapy in NSCLC

Farhad Rikhtegar Nezami, PhD

Risk of cardiac ischemia in respiratory failure patients using upper body venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: a computational study

Ahmed Sadek, MD

Large Scale Single Cell Sequencing of Lung Libraries for Tumor Comparison

David Severson, DPhil

Multi-site profiling of malignant pleural mesothelioma using single-cell RNA-seq reveals tumor-specific histopathologic heterogeneity

Yan Tang, PhD

Single cell analysis of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) reveals a stem-like tumor state linked to immune suppression

Andrew Tsao, BS

Fractal Dimension Estimation Using Box-Counting to Quantify CT-Based Pulmonary Vascular Tree Simplification

Xin Wang, PhD

Basal Cell Adhesion Molecule Marks An Airway Stem Cell Maintained Through IRS Signaling

Bradley Wertheim, MD

C-terminal Src Kinase Inhibits Endothelial Fibrosis and is Upregulated in Early-Stage Experimental Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Jeong Yun, MD, MPH

Lung tissue gene expression profile of eosinophilic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Yu-Hang Zhang, PHD

Integrating Genetics, Transcriptomics, and Proteomics in Lung Tissue to Investigate COPD

David Ziehr, MD

Lactate transport inhibition therapeutically reprograms fibroblast metabolism in experimental pulmonary fibrosis