The 25th Annual Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) Graduate Program Symposium will be Friday, May 12, 2022, 8:00AM-1:00PM, in the Stearns Auditorium and the Atrium at Tufts Medical Center.

The keynote speaker who will be giving the Department of Medicine Grand Rounds (“Mentoring as the Cultivation of Productive Micro-Environments”) is Theodore (Jack) Iwashyna, MD, PhD. Dr. Iwashyna is a Professor of Internal Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan, where his clinical practice is as a medical intensivist. He is also part of the Survey Research Center at the Institute for Social Research and the Center for Clinical Management Research at the Ann Arbor VA HSR&D Center of Excellence.

Agenda/Schedule of Events

25th Annual CTS Graduate Program Symposium

Stearns Auditorium/Atrium Lobby

Friday, May 12, 2023


8:00AM Continental Breakfast

8:30AM Welcome by David Kent, MD, MSc


8:45AM-10AM Graduating Students’ Presentations

8:45AM Majd Alsoubani, MD, MS

9:00AM Alexander S. Martin, MD, MS

9:15AM Jonathan Y. Brown, PhD

9:30AM Allison C. Reaves., MD, MS

9:45AM Alexis A. Webber, MD, MS


10AM Break and Walk to Atrium Group Photo


10:15AM – 11:15AM CTS Students’ Poster Presentations


10:15AM All Students Presentations

10:30AM Mat Goebel, MD

10:40AM Zahna Bigham, BA

10:50AM Patricia Synnott, MS

11:00AM Charlie Cummings, DVM


11:30AM Closing Remarks by Drs. David Kent and Angie Rodday

11:45AM Adjourn

12:00PM Medical Grand Rounds in Wolff Auditorium