WVCTSI 2019 Annual Meeting

Destination: Summit -- Reaching Impactful Research Heights

Venue:  Greenbrier Resort

*More details will be added as session information is confirmed.  Agenda subject to change. 


APRIL 2, 2019

10:00 a.m.     Welcome and Opening Remarks

10:30 a.m.     Keynote Address & Panel Discussion on Addiction Research

11:30 a.m.     Addiction Research Presentations

12:30 p.m.     Lunch

1:30 p.m.       Featured Speaker: Investigator Development

2:15 p.m.       Panel Discussion on Investigator Development Topics

3:00 p.m.       Oral Scientific Presentations

4:00 p.m.       BREAK

                     (Poster presenters may hang posters in advance of 5:00 p.m. poster session)

5:00 p.m.       Poster Session and Reception

7:00 p.m.       Dinner and Featured Address & Poster Awards Presentations


APRIL 3, 2019

Investigator-Focused Breakout Sessions

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.      (Females Advancing Clinical and Translational Science) FACTS Networking Breakfast 

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.    Grant Writing Strategies

10:30 a.m. - Noon           Grant Reviewer Training 


Clinic Sessions

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Individual Help Clinics

Attendees will be able to seek guidance on specific services offered by WVCTSI during 15 minute sessions. Sign ups for specific timeslots will be made available to meeting participants in advance.

  • iLab service request and delivery tracking tool (Emily Morgan, Clinical Services Integration Coordinator)
  • REDCap (Brian Phillips, Regulatory Systems Analyst)
  • Biostatistics/Study Design  (Tony Fang, Biostatistician)


Invited Group Working Meetings

7:30 a.m.  - 8:30 a.m.     Partner Site Director Breakfast 

8:30 a.m.  - 10:00 a.m.    Community Advisory Board Meeting

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.   Early Investigator Advisory Board Meeting

11:00 a.m. - Noon            WV Practice-Based Research Network Steering Committee Meeting



Boxed lunches will be available in a central location beginning at 11:00 a.m. Feel free to take them to a session or grab one for the road.


1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.      Visit to Montwell Commons (Optional - sign up in advance via meeting registration form)