2016 Experimental Biology Teacher Student Workshop Schedule
Date: Monday, April 4, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina Hotel
333 West Harbor Drive * San Diego, CA * (619) 234-1500
Check-in begins at 8:15 a.m.
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina Hotel, Marina Ballroom E
8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Check-in and interactive demonstrations
Welcome and Introductions
“Human Performance in Extreme Environments”
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Warren Lockette, M.D.
Careers in Physiology: Panel Discussion with Dr. Lockette, Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion and the Thomas Burns, MD, Distinguished Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Missouri Medical School
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Free boxed lunch! Small group tours of Exhibit Hall and Research Posters with Physiologists
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Teacher In-service Workshop: You will be led by APS member physiologists and teachers in an inquiry-based, hands-on exploration of factors that affect kidney function. Session includes information on APS fellowship programs, resources, and lessons developed by APS Teacher Fellows that infuse inquiry, address equity, integrate technology and address science standards.
Student Workshop: A team of physiologists will lead your students in designing, building, and testing a small-scale model of the digestive tract that will process food and produce an end-product. An inquiry activity that really works!