EV Manufacturing and Isolation Mini-Conference

 EV Manufacturing and Isolation Mini-Conference

Meeting Details

Dates: February 15-16, 2018

Location: Doubletree Hotel, Gainesville, FL

The Doubletree Hotel is a new vibrant hotel located at
3726 SW 40th Boulevard in Gainesville.

Doubletree Courtyard

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 Meeting Organizers

Thomas Schmittgen, Ph.D.

Thomas Schmittgen, Ph.D.
University of Florida

Peter Quesenberry

Peter Quesenberry, M.D.
Brown University

There is a $100 registration fee to offset the costs of the meeting room, meet and greet and lunch on Friday.


Thursday, February 15

5-6 p.m.    Meet and Greet – Doubletree Hotel Courtyard

6:30 p.m.  Group Dinner at Local Restaurant (Transportation will be provided)

Downtown Gainesville
The Hippodrome Theatre in downtown Gainesville, FL

Friday, February 16

8:30 a.m.     Opening Remarks and Conference Overview –
Thomas Schmittgen and Peter Quesenberry

Individual Presentations are 15 minutes, with 5 minutes for questions

9 a.m.           Peter Quesenberry, Brown University

9:20 a.m.      Chaya Brodie, Henry Ford Hospital

9:40 a.m.      Jeff Franklin, Vanderbilt University

10 a.m.         Tushar Patel, Mayo Clinic

10:20 a.m.    Break

10:35 a.m.    Thomas Schmittgen, University of Florida

10:55 a.m.    Carlos Rinaldi, University of Florida

11:15 a.m.    Open Discussion

Noon             Lunch

1 p.m.           Discuss Grant Submission

2 p.m.           Conference Wrap Up

3 p.m.           Depart for Airport

Airport Options

Gainesville Regional Airport

GNV Airport

  • Gainesville Regional Airport connects via Atlanta (Delta) or Charlotte (American).
  • The Doubletree Hotel is a 20 minute Uber/Taxi ride from the airport.

Jacksonville International Airport

Jax Airport

  • Jacksonville International Airport is served by eight major airlines.
  • The airport is a 90 minute drive to Gainesville.