Debra J. Wolgemuth, Ph.D.
Professor of Genetics and Development
Center for Reproductive Sciences
Columbia University Medical Center
Multiple functions of the BET family of double bromodomain-containing proteins in male germ cell differentiation
2013 CRRWH/ObGyn Annual Research Retreat and 34th Annual James M. Cuozzo Memorial Lecture
Time: 8:00AM - 1:15PM Location: BRB II/III Auditorium and Lobby
The retreat begins with a morning session of presentations by our graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and clinical fellows covering all aspects of reproduction and women's health research.
12:15pm Keynote Speaker
Susan J. Fisher, Ph.D. Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences Director of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Program University of California, San Francisco
Human Stem Cells from Single Blastomeres Reveal Pathways of Embryonic or Trophoblast Fate Specification
The Retreat is free and open to everyone; however lunch will only be provided to those who registered by May 15.
Thank you to all who submitted an abstract by May 1st. Oral and poster presentations have been selected and participants have been notified.
Please visit the following website for additional information including the schedule for the day and our retreat flyer: http://www.med.upenn.edu/crrwh/awards-events.shtml
We look forward to seeing you there!
For additional information call or e-mail Donna Adamoli at: 215-573-5446, firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Departments of Cell Biology, Physiology & Pharmacology
"The anoctamin1 chloride channel complex at the crossroads of calcium and anion signaling"
Physiology Conference Room B404 Richards Building
For more information call: (215) 898-8725
Dr. Joan Marini
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
New Perspectives on Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Carmen Sapienza, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Associate Director, Fels Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Biology
Temple University School of Medicine
Epigenetic Biomarkers of Gene-Environment Interaction
Jamie Bastek, MD, MSCE Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology PENN Maternal Fetal Medicine Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Environmental variables as potential modifiers of preterm birth in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Kurt Beam, Ph.D. Professor Department of Physiology & Biophysics University of Colorado-Denver
"Reverse translational insights into calcium channel function in skeletal muscle"
4-5pm in B404 Richards Building
Austrian Auditorium: Vishva Dixit, MD (Genentech, Inc) "Signaling lessons from death and receptors: The inflammasome and beyond"
Austrian Auditorium: William Jacobs, Jr, PhD (Albert Einstein College of Medicine) "Unmasking the Houdini traits of mycobacterium tuberculosis: Persistence in the presence of drugs"
Austrian Auditorium: Gary J Nabel, MD/PhD (NIH) "Addressing viral diversity in vaccine design for AIDS and influenza"
Austrian Auditorium: Jeffrey Dvorin, MD, PhD (Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Med Sch) "Discovering essential gene function in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum"
209 Johnson Pavilion: Sabrina Tsang, You Lab
209 Johnson Pavilion: Emily Bruce, PhD and Amber Riblett, Doms Lab
209 Johnson Pavilion: Carolina Pombo-Martinez, Betts Lab
Dillon Birdwell, Weiss Lab
209 Johnson Pavilion: Kaycie Hopkins, Cherry Lab
PMI Seminar Series- 2pm CRB Austrian Auditorium
Frank Gertler, Ph.D.
“Coordination of signaling by cell surface receptors with actin polymerization".
Andrea Facciabene, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovarian Cancer Research Center
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Mitochondria an eukaryotic commensal as new source of Tumor Associated Antigen
Yi Zhang, Ph.D. Howard Hughes Medical Institute Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine Boston Children’s Hospital Dept of Genetics and Dept of Pediatrics Harvard Medical School http://genetics.med.harvard.edu/faculty/zhang
"Mechanism and function of Tet-Mediated 5mC oxidation"
Houry v. Puzantian, Ph.D.
“The Role of Insulin and Glucose in Aortic Pulse Wave Velocity”
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
8030 Maloney, HUP
For more information:http://www.itmat.upenn.edu/ctsa/mtr
Kristin Hudock, MD
“IL-1RA and the IL-17 axis in murine models of acute lung injury”