Past Conferences for Arkansas INBRE

Arkansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence

(Please see a list of recent keynote speakers below.)

Past Conferences



Past Keynote Speakers


2009    William F. McComas, University of Arkansas

Discovering Darwin / Examining Evolution

2010    H. Jeff Kimble, California Institute of Technology

The Quantum Internet

2011    Keith Baggerly, MD Anderson Cancer Center

The Importance of Reproducibility in High-Throughput Studies: Case Studies in Forensic Bioinformatics

2012    Jane Goodall, Jane Goodall Institute

An Evening with Jane Goodall

2013    Michael Summers, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Insights into the Mechanism of HIV-1 Assembly and Genome Packaging

2014    Paul R. Selvin, University of Illinois

Your Body is Made of Trillions of Tiny Walking Molecular Motors

2015    Alex Badyaev, University of Arizona

Islands in the sea of possibilities:  Making sense of biological diversity in the era of genomics

2016    Steven Harms, MD, Aurora Imaging and Medical Associates of Northwest Arkansas

The Technology Road for Breast MRI

2017    Jun Ye, Fellow of JILA, Member of National Academy of Sciences; University of Colorado

Optical atomic clock and applications

2018    Christopher E. Mason, Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Planetary-scale and space-based genomics for improving astronaut health