Schedule

Day One – September 27, 2017

DAY ONE: IGNITING THE SPARK

Time
Topic
7:30 – 9:00 am Registration Opens
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 9:10 am Anthem & Color Guard
9:10 – 9:20 am Welcome Statements & Agenda
Steven A. Cohen
Point72 Asset Management 

Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network

9:20 – 9:40 am Understanding the Tactical Dimensions of the Strategic Military Problem
Admiral Robert Harward
Lockheed Martin
9:40 – 10:00 am VA Advances in PTSD & TBI
David Shulkin, MD
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
10:00 – 11:00 am National Research Action Plan: Progress and New Initiatives

Chair: Col. Dallas Hack, MD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience 

Kacie Kelly, MHS
Bush Institute

Col. Dennis McGurk, PhD
U.S. Army, USAMRMC/DOD

Patrick Bellgowan, PhD
NINDS

Lindsey Grandison, PhD
NIAAA

Shelli Avenevoli, PhD
NIMH

Alfred Emondi, PhD
DARPA

Rachel B. Ramoni, DMD, ScD
VA

11:00 – 11:20 am Cohen Veterans Network: Brief for Public
Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network
11:20 – 11:40 am Cohen Veterans Bioscience: Brief for Public
Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience
11:40am – 12:00 pm Invisible Wounds: The Personal Crisis
Frank Larkin, MS
Sergeant at Arms at the U.S. Senate
12:00 pm Adjourn

DAY ONE: SUMMIT (Invitation-only Stakeholder Sessions)

Time
Topic
12:00 – 1:00 pm Registration
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (for Arriving Guests)
1:15 – 1:30 pm Welcome & Agenda
Steven A. Cohen
Point72 Asset Management 

Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

1:45 – 2:45 pm The Voice of Trauma
Moderator: Admiral Brian Losey
U.S. Navy (ret)

Brigadier General Donald Bolduc
U.S. Army (ret)

Sergeant Kyle White
U.S. Army, Medal of Honor Recipient

Sergeant Ryan Pitts
U.S. Army, Medal of Honor Recipient

2:50 – 3:20 pm Cohen Veterans Network: Progress Report
Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network
3:20 – 3:50 pm Networking Break
3:50 – 4:20 pm Cohen Veterans Bioscience: Progress Report
Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience
4:20 – 4:40 pm Keynote
Carolyn Furdek, PT, DPT, CPT (ret)
4:45 – 5:00 pm Instructions for Day 2 & Closing Remarks
Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience
5:00 pm Adjourn

Stakeholder Dinner & Networking Event

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Kogod Courtyard
Attire: Business

Time
Topic
6:30 pm Registration
7:30 – 7:35 pm Welcome

Douglas Haynes, MBA
Point72 Asset Management

7:35 – 7:45 pm Team Up for our Troops
Chris Nowinski, PhD
Concussion Legacy Foundation
7:45 – 8:00 pm Keynote
Warren Sapp
NFL Hall of Fame
8:00 – 8:05 pm Closing Remarks
Douglas Haynes, MBA
Point72 Asset Management
10:00 pm End of Event
6:15 – 10:15 pm Shuttles on a continuous loop from JW Marriott to Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Day Two – September 28, 2017

DAY TWO: SUMMIT (Invitation-only Stakeholder Sessions)

Time
Topic
7:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast
8:00 – 8:05 am Welcome & Agenda

Michael Sullivan
Point72 Asset Management

8:05 – 9:00 am
A View From the Hill
Moderator: Jeff Miller
Former Congressman (R-FL-1), Chair of House Veterans Affairs Committee

Congressman Phil Roe, MD (R-TN-1)
Current Chair of the House VA Committee

Congressman Tim Murphy, PhD (R-PA-18)

Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH-13)

Congressman Beto O’Rourke (D-TX-16)

9:00 – 9:15 am Break
Breakout Sessions
  POLICY/ADVOCACY
Hemisphere Room
CLINICAL
Polaris Room
BIOSCIENCE
Atrium Hall
9:15 – 10:45 am Coalition for Healing Invisible Wounds

Moderator: Roger Murry
Coalition to Heal Invisible Wounds

Matt Kuntz, JD
NAMI Montana

Seth Lederman, MD
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding, Inc.

John Bardi
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Allyson Gage, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

Learning Mental Health System

Moderator: Bradley D. Stein, MD, MPH, PhD
RAND Corporation

Michael Freed, PhD, EMT-B
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network

Laurel A. Copeland, PhD, MPH
Mental Health Research Network

Research Grand Challenges Panel

Moderator: Magali Haas, MD PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

Brian Marx, PhD
VA National Center for PTSD
Boston University School of Medicine

Martin Hoffman-Apitius, PhD
Fraunhofer SCAI

Dietrich Stephan, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Dave King
Exaptive Inc.

10:45 – 11:00 am TRANSITION/BREAK
11:00 – 12:30 pm  No Policy/Advocacy session is scheduled at this time. Meaningful Data

Moderator: Casey Bennett, PhD
Raiven Healthcare

Tom Herzog
Netsmart

Paul Agnew, Master Ontologist
ReactiveCore

Robert Grossman, PhD
University of Chicago

Research Hot Topics I

Moderator: Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

New Global PTSD Genetics Results

Karestan Koenen, PhD
Harvard University

Advancing Preclinical Models of TBI

Patrick Kochanek, MD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Prion-like Protein TIA1 Implicated in PTSD

Arun Asok, PhD
Columbia University, Department of Neuroscience

A New Platform for Treating Trauma-related Insomnia

Guilhem DuPont, MBA
MyHealios Inc.

Dani Brunner, PhD
Early Signal Foundation

12:30 – 1:30 pm LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 pm Fusion of Business, Philanthropic and Non-Profit Ideals

Moderator: Thomas Meyer
The Philanthropy Roundtable

Ekemini Riley, PhD
Milken Institute Center for Strategic Philanthropy

Michael Richardson, MA
Wounded Warrior Project

Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network

Implementation Science

Moderator: Terri Tanielian, MA
RAND Corporation

Rinad Beidas, PhD
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Craig Rosen, EdD, LCSW
National Center for PTSD,
Stanford University School of Medicine

Dean Fixsen, PhD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Margaret (Meg) C. Harrell, PhD
Bob Woodruff Foundation

Crystal Shelton, MSSW, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network

Research Hot Topics II

Moderator: Magali Haas, MD, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

Launch of Cloud-Enabled BRAIN Commons

Robert Grossman, PhD
University of Chicago

A New National Imaging Library for TBI

James Stone, MD, PhD
University of Virginia

Warrior Care Network Joins Forces in RAPID-Dx

Barbara Rothbaum, PhD
Emory University
Warrior Care Network

Innovation Incubator for Diagnostics & Therapeutics

Allyson Gage, PhD
Cohen Veterans Bioscience

3:00 – 3:30 pm TRANSITION/BREAK
3:30 – 5:00 pm Reimbursement Landscape & MH Parity

Moderator: Anthony Hassan, EdD, LCSW
Cohen Veterans Network

Jeff Richardson, MA, MBA
Mosaic Community Services

Susan Huntington, JD
Day Pitney, LLP

Chuck Ingoglia, MSW
National Council on Behavioral Health

Opioid Epidemic

Moderator: Linda Rosenberg, MSW
National Council for Behavioral Health

Marc Fishman, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 

David Stiffler, MD
The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic

Harold Kudler, MD
Veterans Health Administration

Research Path Ahead: Interactive Breakouts

 

Join us in mapping the Bioscience Research Agenda for 2018 and Beyond

5:00 pm Adjourn
Cohen Veterans Care Summit