UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
HERPESVIRUS: PATHOGENESIS & CANCER SYMPOSIUM
FRIDAY, JUNE 23 2017
||REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST
| 8:25 am
||Erle Robertson Ph.D., Vice Chair of Otorhinolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Professor of Microbiology Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
♦ Opening Remarks
||Laurie Krug, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology,
Stony Brook University ♦ Moderator of first session
| 8:30–9:00 am
||Harvey Friedman M.D., Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
♦ "Efficacy of a trivalent subunit antigen vaccine in prevention of genital herpes"
||Julian Scherer, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, Lynn Enquist's Lab, Princeton University
♦ "Complex of Three Envelope Proteins Mediates Anterograde Transport and Spread"
||Eric Burton, Graduate Student, Sumita Bhaduri-McIntosh's Lab, Stony Brook University
♦ "KAP1/TRIM28 is repressed and post-translationally modified during the Epstein-Barr
virus lytic cycle"
||Claude Krummenacher, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Science, Rowan University
♦ "How HSV interferes with normal functions of its cellular receptors"
||Eui Tae Kim, Ph.D., Research Associate, Matthew Weitzman's Lab, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
♦ "Searching for substrates of the ICP0 ubiquitin ligase of HSV-1"
||Clare Sample, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology,
Penn State College of Medicine ♦ Moderator of second session
||Jim Alwine, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, University of Pennsylvania
Gertrude and Werner Henle Lectureship Keynote Speaker
♦ "Serving its own schemes:The manipulation of host cell signaling, stress responses
and metabolism by HCMV"
||Yan Yuan, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania Dental Medicine
♦ "Evidences for Kaposi’s sarcoma originating from mesenchymal stem cells through
||Nick Van Skike, Graduate Student, Laurie Krug's Lab, Stony Brook University
♦ "Absence of ORF75A, a member of the gammaherpesvirus FGARAT family, reduces the
specific infectivity of MHV68 particles and impairs acute replication and reactivation
from latency in the host"
||Shane McAllister, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Minnesota
♦ "Repurposing Beta Blockers to Improve Treatment of KSHV-associated Malignancies"
| 12:00–1:15 pm
||Gary Cohen, Ph.D., Professor of Dental Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania ♦ Moderator of third session
||Comments by Harvey Friedman and Claude Krummenacher honoring Roz Eisenburg
||Angus Wilson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, New York University
♦ "Breaking down the barriers: first steps in herpes simplex virus reactivation"
||Wei Liu, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, Jianxin You's Lab, University of Pennsylvania
♦ "Probing the oncogenic mechanisms of MCPyV-associated MCC using a chemical approach"
||Joshua Walston, Graduate Student, Clare Sample's Lab, Penn State College of Medicine
♦ "Epstein-Barr Infection and Spread in Stratified Epithelium"
||Sydney Campbell, Graduate Student, Kathryn Wellen's Lab, University of Pennsylvania
♦ "Microenvironmental regulation of the hexosamine biosynthesis pathway."
||Paul Lieberman, Ph.D., Professor of Gene Expression and Regulation Program,
Wistar Institute ♦ Moderator of final session
||Ileana Cristea, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
♦ "Dynamic Proteome Organization and Host Defense during Viral Infection"
||Alessandra De Leo, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, Paul Lieberman's Lab, The Wistar Institute
♦ "ER stress-induced RAD21 cleavage disrupts Cohesin-dependent conformational control
of KSHV latency"
||Chad Kuny, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, Moriah Szpara's Lab, Penn State University
♦ "Genetic drift & selection in a captive HSV-1 population"
||Clare Burn, Graduate Student, Betsy Herold's Lab, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
♦ "HVEM and ADCC: lessons from the HSV-2 ΔgD vaccine”
||William Donegan, Ph.D., Post-Docoral Fellow, Jane Clifford's Lab, Drexel Medical School
♦ "HSV-1 Activates the DNA Damage Response through ICP4”