5th Annual KL2/TL1 Career Development Symposium

5th Annual KL2/TL1 Career Development Symposium, Tuesday, April 30, 2019, Searle Center Lecture Hall, Duke University, Sponsored by the Duke CTSA KL2 Program

Highlighting the work of Duke CTSA TL1 and KL2 scholars, UNC and Wake Forest KL2 scholars, and Duke KURe scholars. 

Please join us for:

  • An informative panel discussion
  • Moderated poster session 
  • Scholar presentations
  • Celebration of graduating KL2 and TL1 scholars 

We will also celebrate the graduation of KL2 and TL1 scholars who completed the program at the end of the symposium (2:15-3:00 p.m.). Please plan to join us for this congratulatory reception in the rear of the Searle Center Lecture Hall.




Tuesday, April 30, 2019
8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.



Searle Center Lecture Hall
103 Seely Mudd Building
Durham, NC 27710

Organized by:

Duke KL2 Scholars Program (Drs. Laura Svetkey, Kimberly Johnson, and Rasheed Gbadegesin)
Symposium Contact: Stephanie Molner 

Panel Discussion - Being Mentored and Being a Mentor: Our Stories

2019 Panelists include:

L. Ebony BoulwareL. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH
   Director, Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute
   Professor, Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine 
   Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine





Kathleen CooneyKathleen Cooney, MD
   Professor, Department of Medicine, Medical Oncology
   Chair, Department of Medicine, MedicineClinical Science Departments





Allan KirkAllan Kirk, MD
   David C. Sabiston, Jr. Professor of Surgery, Abdominal Transplant Surgery 
   Chair of Surgery, SurgeryClinical Science Departments 






Scott KollinsScott H. Kollins, PhD
   Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Addictions 
   Vice-Chair, Research Strategy and Development  






Steve KritchevskySteve Kritchevsky, PhD
   Deputy Director, Translational Science Institute
   Director, J. Paul Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer's Prevention






Kathryn DickersonKathryn Dickerson, PhD
   Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Translational Neuroscience
   KL2 Scholar







Oluwadamilola "Lola" FayanjuOluwadamilola "Lola" Fayanju, MD
   Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Surgical Oncology
   KL2 Scholar