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7:45 am – 4:15 pm | Chesney Auditorium, Children’s Foundation Research Institute

Dear Researchers,
You are invited to join the Department of Pediatrics for their 12th annual research conference on September 20, 2023. The theme of this year’s conference is Research and Diversity: Superpowers when Linked.

The keynote speaker is Russell Ledet, MD, PhD, the James C. Hunt Visiting Distinguished Professor at the University of Indiana School of Medicine. Though he is still a trainee, Dr. Ledet is almost a celebrity having been interviewed on CNN, NBC, and the Kelly Clarkson Show, to list a few. He is also a constant guest at the U.S. congress, given his passion in empowering URM engagement in medicine. The title of his talk is “From Security Guard to Physician Scientist: My Journey in Medicine.”

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