Breakthrough Thinking Conference

Breakthrough Thinking Conference

Wednesday, April 1, 2020  |  Scott Conference Center

The Breakthrough Thinking Conference will explore innovative concepts that will provide a quantum leap in future research endeavors, education, well-being, and clinical care of UNO and UNMC students, faculty, and staff.  Five keynote speakers will help conference attendees understand how breakthrough innovations can lead to changes in research, education, and clinical care at UNO, UNMC and our educational and clinical partners including state universities, community colleges, Nebraska Medicine and Children's Hospital & Medical Center.

Guest Speakers

Natalie Burke
Natalie Burke
(Bio)

David Janka
David Janka, MD
(Bio)

William Kassler
William Kassler, MD, MPH, FACP
(Bio)

Timothy Renick
Timothy Renick, PhD
(Bio)

Ajit Sachdeva
Ajit Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FSACME
(Bio)


Conference Agenda

 
7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:55 a.m. Welcome Remarks
Rowen Zetterman, MD; Susan Kraft-Mann; and Anne Bowen
8:00 a.m. Breakthrough Thinking
Jeffrey P. Gold, MD
8:30 a.m.  
Natalie Burke
9:25 a.m.  
Ajit Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FSACME
10:20 a.m. Break
10:35 a.m. Eliminating Equity Gaps Through Data and Analytics
Timothy Renick, PhD
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:00 p.m.  
David Janka, MD
12:55 p.m.  
William Kassler, MD, MPH, FACP
1:50 p.m. Concluding Remarks
Jeffrey P. Gold, MD
2:00 p.m. Adjourn