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Free Radicals: Past, Present, and Future

May 25, 2018

Time Title Name
8:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome Address Linda Birnbaum, Darryl Zeldin
Session I: Chemistry, Biology, and Physics of Free Radical Metabolism
Moderators: Maria Kadiiska, JinJie Jiang
9:15 a.m. Making Sense of Free Radicals in Biological Systems-A Tribute to Ron Mason Robert Floyd
9:35 a.m. The Postdoctoral Years Jack Freed
9:55 a.m. Three Stories Experienced With Ron Balaraman Kalyanaraman
10:15 a.m. Dealing With Stress (Oxidative and Masonic) Bob London
10:35 a.m. Break
Session II: Applications of Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine
Moderators: Birandra Sinha, Suchandra Bhattacharjee
10:50 a.m. Nonconventional Use of Nitroxides: Electron and Proton Transfer and Water Penetration Lev Weiner
11:10 a.m. NMR Spin Trapping Revisited Valery Khramtsov
11:30 a.m. In Vivo and in Situ Detection of Macromolecular Free Radicals Using Immuno-spin Trapping and Molecular MRI Rheal Towner
11:50 a.m. Silencing Bach1 mRNA Alters the Age-related Changes in Nrf2-dependent Gene Regulation in Primary Human Bronchial Epithelial Cells Henry Forman
12:05 p.m. Group Photo
12:20 p.m. Lunch Break
Session III: Next Generation Free Radicals: Expanding on Ron's Science
Moderators: Ann Motten, Ashutosh Kumar
1:20 p.m. Immuno-spintrapping: Implications in Chronic Neuroinflammation Michelle Block
1:40 p.m. Inflammation by Design: Can Transcriptional Redox Switches Be Regulated? Marcelo Bonini
2:00 p.m. Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress: Regulation and Pharmacological Targeting Sergey Dikalov
2:20 p.m. Phenol Red in Cell Culture Studies Has Redox Properties Arno Siraki
2:40 p.m. New Paradigm of COX-2 Biology on Its Interaction With Omega-6s Along With Delta-5 Desaturase Inhibition in Revolutionizing Cancer Treatment Steven Qian
3:00 p.m. Break
Session IV: A Mirror on Mason Et Al: Share Your Stories
Moderators: Douglas Ganini, Thomas Joost van ‘t Erve
3:15 p.m. Dr. Mason’s Group at NIEHS: Making Benchmarks in Free Radical Research for Past, Present and Future Decades Maria Kadiiska
3:30 p.m. Open mic time: Share your own experiences with Dr. Mason and his Group
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
6:00 p.m. Celebratory Dinner
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