Welcome to Summer Institute 2023!

We are thrilled to have you join us in St. Louis.

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Fishbowl Folders

Folders only accessible to group members – see Fishbowl Assignments for details.

Travel Logistics / Reimbursement Info

Personalized itineraries were distributed via email on July 5 — [Subject: Summer Institute 2023 | Meeting Packet + Travel Info]

  • Location: Drury Inn & Suites Brentwood
  • Address: 8700 Eager Rd, Brentwood, MO 63144
  • Check-in/Check-out Times (hotel): Check-in: 3:00 pm; Check-out: 11:00 am
  • Shuttle service from Drury Inn: A shuttle will transport attendees staying at Drury Inn to/from Bauer Hall.
    • Shuttle pick-up times to/from Bauer Hall: 7:45 am and 4:45 pm

Parking near Bauer Hall

Visitor parking is available on the fourth level of Millbrook Garage.

  • Address for GPS (Millbrook Garage located directly across from the Knight Center): Throop Drive and, Snow Way Dr, St. Louis, MO 63130
    • Enter the Garage via the west end or south side entrances from the Forest Park Parkway and Throop intersection.
    • Pull a ticket at the gate when you enter; IS-2 admin will provide parking validation.
  • Bauer Hall is accessible from the Knight Hall entrance. Knight Hall is situated to the left as you approach the Knight Center from the Millbrook Garage (additional details).

Reimbursement Guidelines
  • Attendees will need to submit receipts for ground transportation and parking reimbursements.
  • WashU has shifted to a per diem with GSA guidelines for meal travel reimbursement. Attendees will be reimbursed for meals not covered by the training and do not need to save meal receipts.

Key Reimbursement Dates

  • July 20: Submit a signed and completed W-9 form to IS-2 Admin (Shellyjohnston@wustl.edu)
    • If you completed a W-9 form for a past Institute or consultation, your W-9 form is on file – no further action is required.
  • August 1: Transportation receipts due to IS-2 Admin

Attendee Contact Info

Select an attendee group below (Scholar, Guest Speaker, etc.) to view contact information.

Scholar NameCohortEmailInstitution
Asya Agulnik, MD, MPH2021asya.agulnik@stjude.orgSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Daniel Amante, PhD, MPH2022Daniel.amante@umassmed.eduUMass Chan Medical School
Adjoa Anyane-Yeboa, MD, MPH2021aanyane-yeboa@mgh.harvard.eduMassachusetts General Hospital; Harvard Medical School
Yuka Asada, PhD, RD2021yasada2@uic.eduUniversity of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health
Jure Baloh, PhD, MHA2022jbaloh@uams.eduUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Derrecka Boykin, PhD2022Derrecka.Boykin@va.govHouston VAMC; Baylor College of Medicine
Meagan Brown, PhD, MPH2022Meagan.C.Brown@kp.orgKaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute
Gabriela Buccini, PhD, MSc, IBCLC2022gabriela.buccini@unlv.eduUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)
Elena Byhoff, MD, MSc2021elena.byhoff@umassmed.eduUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
Alicia Cohen, MD, MSc2021alicia_cohen@brown.eduProvidence VA Medical Center; Brown University
Jamie Faro, PhD2021Jamie.faro@umassmed.eduUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
Paola Friedrich, MD, MPH2022Paola.Friedrich@STJUDE.ORGSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Jaclynn Hawkins, PhD, MSW2022jachawk@umich.eduUniversity of Michigan
Cristina Huebner Torres, PhD, MA2022chuebnertorres@caringhealth.orgCaring Health Center / Harvard affiliated-researcher
Manny Jimenez, MD, MS, FAAP2022jimenema@rwjms.rutgers.eduRutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS)
Allison Lewinski, PhD, MPH, RN2021allison.lewinski@duke.eduDuke School of Nursing; Durham VA Health Care System
Gabriella McLoughlin, PhD, MS2022gabriella.mcloughlin@temple.eduTemple University
Andrea Mendoza-Vasconez, PhD2022andrea_mendoza@brown.eduBrown University School of Public Health
Stephanie Orstad, PhD2022Stephanie.Orstad@nyulangone.orgNYU Grossman School of Medicine
Julia Price, PhD2021julia.price@nemours.orgNemours Center for Healthcare Delivery Science; Thomas Jefferson University
Elizabeth Salerno, PhD, MPH2022e.salerno@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Jeremy Schwartz, MD2021jeremy.schwartz@yale.eduYale School of Medicine; Yale School of Public Health
Michelle Silver, PhD, ScM2021michelle.silver@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Brittany Smalls, PhD, MHSA2021brittany.smalls@uky.eduUniversity of Kentucky College of Medicine
Yanfang Su, ScD2022yfsu@uw.eduUniversity of Washington
Katy Trinkley, PharmD, PhD2022KATY.TRINKLEY@CUANSCHUTZ.EDUUniversity of Colorado
Randi Williams, PhD, MPH2022rmw27@georgetown.eduGeorgetown University Medical Center
Mia Yang, MD, MS2021miyang@wakehealth.eduWake Forest School of Medicine
Core Faculty
Core Faculty NameEmail AddressInstitution
Alyce Adams, PhDasadams@stanford.eduStanford University
Heather Brandt, PhDHeather.Brandt@STJUDE.ORGSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Ross Brownson, PhDrbrownson@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis, Brown School and School of Medicine
Leo Cabassa, PhDljcabassa@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis, Brown School
Gloria Coronado, PhDGloria.D.Coronado@kpchr.orgKaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
Geoff Curran, PhDCurranGeoffreyM@uams.edu>University of Arkansas for Medical Science
Debra Haire-Joshu, PhDdjoshu@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis, Brown School and School of Medicine
Michele Heisler, MD, MPAmheisler@med.umich.eduUniversity of Michigan School of Public Health; VA Center for Clinical Management Research
Tom Houston, MDtkhousto@wakehealth.eduWake Forest School of Medicine
Lisa Klesges, PhD, MSlisa.waller@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Shiriki Kumanyika, PhD, MPHskk63@drexel.eduDrexel University Dornsife School of Public Health
Robbie Schnoll, PhDschnoll@pennmedicine.upenn.eduUniversity of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Rachel Shelton, ScD, MPHrs3108@cumc.columbia.eduColumbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Rachel Tabak, PhD, RDrtabak@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis, Brown School
Bryan Weiner, PhDbjweiner@uw.eduUniversity of Washington
Expert Faculty / Guest Speakers
Expert Faculty /
Guest Speaker Name
Email AddressInstitution
Ana Baumann, PhDabaumannwalker@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis
Bettina Drake, PhD, MPHdrakeb@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis
Byron Powell, PhDbjpowell@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis
Enola Proctor, PhDekp@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis
Vetta Sanders Thompson, PhDvthompson22@wustl.eduWashington University in St. Louis

St. Louis Guide

St. Louis has a variety of entertainment, dining, and recreational activities to offer in the summer months. While you’re with us, we hope you’ll take some time to explore the neighborhoods around campus.

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