Events

The ENRICH office hosts and underwrites networking and collaboration events with priority partners in the Texas Medical Center that are focused on targeted research themes. Events typically include a seed funding opportunity.


Contact sharon.pepper@rice.edu with your recommenation for a themed research event.


UPCOMING EVENTS

July 29, 2022 - Rice Workshop on Improving Mobility with Low Vision
Hosted by the Rice School of Social Sciences, in-person at the Rice BRC Event Hall
Supported by Rice ENRICH

September 8, 2022 - ENRICH and Baylor College of Medicine department of Surgery
A networking and collaboration event focused on Engineering, Data Science and Chem/Bio
Hosted in-person at the Rice BRC Event Hall
Seed funding will be offered through a competitive process

ENRICH along with Ken Kennedy Institute have plans to host an upcoming networking and collaboration event with Houston Methodist Academic Institute in the area of Nursing. Watch for the announcement!


PAST EVENTS

April 9, 2022 - Rice Ken Kennedy Institute and ENRICH with Houston Methodist Academic Institute
An all day research retreat on the topics of Robotics and Imaging
Held in person at the Houston Methodist Research Institute


January 2022 - Rice department of Bioengineering and ENRICH with Houston Methodist Academic Institute
An all day research retreat on the topic of Cardiovascular Bioengineering
Held in person at the Houston Methodist Research Institute


July 15, 2021 - Rice and MD Anderson Think Tank Discussion
Held in person at the BRC building 10th floor conference room


March 8, 2021 - BCM-Rice Networking & Collaboration Event
Hosted by the BCM Department of Surgery and the Rice ENRICH office.

Agenda

See video presentations:

Anna-Karin Gustavsson, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Rice
3D single-molecule tracking and super-resolution imaging

Sundeep Keswani, MD, Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery, BCM
Laboratory for Regenerative Tissue Repair: Overview

Meng Li, PhD, Noah Harding Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Rice
Data-driven biomedicine

Peter Lillehoj, PhD, Shankle Chair in Mechanical Engineering, Assoc Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Rice
Microfluidic-based diagnostic technologies for medical diagnosis and point-of-care testing

Abbas Rana, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Abdominal Transplantation, DeBakey Department of Surgery, BCM
Data Science

Alistair Thompson, MD, Chief and Professor, Section of Breast Surgery, DeBakey Department of Surgery, BCM
Opportunities for better breast (cancer) surgery


January 30, 2020 - UTHealth-Rice Collaboration Event
Aging in Place: Technology as a Solution
UTHealth Cizik School of Nursing Auditorium
Hosted by UTH SON and Rice ENRICH
Download flyer


February 28, 2019 - Rice-BCM Workshop
BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC)


February 19, 2019 - Rice-UTHealth Neuro Symposium
BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC)


February 7, 2019 - Rice-Houston Methodist Workshop
Location TBD


January 29, 2018, BCM-Rice Surgery Workshop
4:30-6:30pm, BioScience Research Collaborative 1st Floor Events Hall, Rice University
Bringing together faculty and staff from Rice and BCM to engage in conversation on the priority area of surgery and how we can support and strengthen research and educational collaborations in this area between our institutions.