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CAMDA 2002 Conference Preconference Seminar
David Lockhart, Ph.D.
President and Chief Scientific Officer
Ambit Biosciences
San Diego, CA

Last year’s Keynote Address by David Lockhart, Ph.D. was a very informative and popular session at CAMDA ’01. This year, we have invited Dr. Lockhart to present a pre-conference seminar on November 13th. The seminar will provide an overview of microarrays, from fabrication to analysis, with time for Q&A and discussion.

The seminar will be held on November 13, 2002 at the Millennium Hotel in Durham, NC from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Lunch and afternoon breaks will be provided. The participation cost is $200.00. If you are interested in attending please register at the CAMDA02 Conference registration page.

David J. Lockhart, Ph.D., President and CSO, Ambit Biosciences
David J. Lockhart is a leader in the field of genomics and the application of high-density DNA arrays for cellular and genetics studies. At Affymetrix, Inc., Dr. Lockhart developed the use of oligonucleotide arrays for highly parallel gene expression monitoring. He has published extensively on genomics, DNA array technology and the application of genomics tools to the study of important biological and biomedical problems. Dr. Lockhart received his Ph.D. in Chemistry (Biophysical) from Stanford University in 1990, and was a Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell Cancer Research Fund postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Peter Kim at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and the Biology Department at MIT. Following postdoctoral training, Dr. Lockhart went to Affymetrix, becoming the Vice President of Genomics Research in 1998. From February 1999 to June 2000, Dr. Lockhart was the Director of Genomics at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation, and he is currently an advisor to Affymetrix and a Visiting Scholar at The Salk Institute for Biological Studies.

Pre-Conference Agenda:

10:00 - 12:00 Session 1
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 Session 2
3:30 - 3:50 Break
3:50 - 5:00 Q & A / Open Discussion

Sponsors:
Affymetrix North Carolina Biotechnology Center Agilent Technologies GalxoSmithKline Duke Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

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