April 9, 2014
Hyatt Coconut Point
Bonita Springs, FL
Goals and Agenda
NIDCD Clinical Research Program
I. Training Opportunities
NIDCD Training Opportunities for the Clinician Scientist
Training Program Challenges
Balancing a Dual Clinical/Research Career
Panel Discussion I
II. Clinical Research Opportunities
Smell and Taste Dysfunction: Clinical Priorities?
Gene Therapy: Potential to Treat Chemosensory Dysfunction
Olfactory Stem Cell Research and Animal Models of Disease Processes
Olfactory Function as a Biomarker for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Chemosensory Function Throughout Lifespan: Priorities for Studies of Pediatric, Aging, and Injured Populations?
Measurement Development: Reliability and Validity?
Taste and Feeding Behavior
The Roles of the Chemical Senses in Nutrition
Multisensory Processing and Flavor
Other Areas for Discussion?
Panel Discussion II