Agenda

 

The Eli and Edythe Broad International Symposium on

 

The Stem Cell Niche

 

Honoring the Memory of Ray Dolby

 

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2014

Cole Hall, University of California, San Francisco, Parnassus Campus

8:00 – 8:30am             Registration                 Lobby, Medical Sciences Building                                                               

8:30 – 9:00am             Welcome and Tribute to Ray Dolby                

 

                                                                         Arnold Kriegstein, MD, PhD, UCSF           

Introduction                 Susan Fisher PhD, UCSF

THE ECTODERM NICHE

Chair:  David Rowitch, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

The Brain Niche

9:00 – 9:25am       Chay Kuo, MD, PhD, Duke University School of Medicine

9:30 – 9:55am       Kate Storey, PhD, University of Dundee

10:00 – 10:25am   Richard Gilbertson, MD, PhD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 

10:30 – 11:00am   BREAK

The Placental Niche

11:00 – 11:25am   Julie Baker, PhD, Stanford University           

The Skin Niche

11:30 – 11:55am   Roel Nusse, PhD, Stanford University

12:00 – 1:15pm     LUNCH & POSTER SESSION, Millberry Union Conference Center

THE MESODERM NICHE

Chair: Emmanuelle Passegué, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

The Hematopoetic Niche

1:45 – 2:10pm       Paul Frenette, MD, Albert Einstein School of Medicine

2:15 – 2:40pm       David Scadden, MD, Harvard Stem Cell Institute 

2:45 – 3:10pm       Hanna Mikkola, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

3:15 – 3:45pm       BREAK

The Muscle Niche

3:45 – 4:10pm       Amy Wagers, PhD, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

4:15 – 4:40pm       Penney Gilbert, PhD, University of Toronto

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Chair: Valerie Weaver, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

4:45 – 5:25pm       David Lyden, Weill Cornell Medical College

6:00 – 7:00pm       SOCIAL RECEPTION, Millberry Union Conference Center

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2014

Cole Hall, University of California, San Francisco, Parnassus Campus

THE ENDODERM NICHE

Chair: Matthias Hebrok, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

The Pancreatic Niche

9:00 – 9:25am       Holger Willenbring, MD, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

9:30 – 9:55am       Matthias Hebrok, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

The Vascular Niche

10:00 – 10:25am   Shahin Rafii, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College

The Hepatic Niche

10:30 – 10:55am   Sheng Ding, PhD, Gladstone Research Institute

The Lung Niche

11:00 – 11:25am   Steven Mentzer, MD, Harvard Medical School        

11:30 – 11:55am   Barry Stripp, PhD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

12:00 – 1:00pm LUNCH & POSTER SESSION, Millberry Union Conference Center

TRANSLATIONAL AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

Chair: Jeff Bluestone, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

1:15 – 1:40pm       Shay Soker, PhD, Wake Forest Institute

1:45 – 2:10pm       Steve Gitelman, MD, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

2:15 – 2:40pm       Judith Shizuru, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine

2:45 – 3:10pm       Casey Case, PhD, Asterias Biotherapeutics

3:15 – 3:40pm       Samuel Pfaff, PhD, The Salk Institute

3:45 – 4:15pm       PANEL DISCUSSION

4:15pm                 CLOSING REMARKS

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