Physiology Scientific Retreat: 2023

Retreat Booklet/Program

Please click the link to view our 2023 Physiology Scientific Retreat Agenda

Best Poster Winners:

  • Rachel Ceron (Dominguez Lab) Study of ACTG2 mutations reveals different biochemical mechanisms underlying Visceral Myopathy
  • Mengqi Xu, PhD (Ostap Lab) Myosin-I facilitates symmetry breaking and promotes the growth of actin comet tails

Best Talk Winners:

  • Liz Gallagher (Holzbaur Lab) Phosphorylation of HSP27 regulates the fluidity of p62 phase condensates in autophagy
  • Jayne Aiken, PhD (Holzbaur Lab) Spastin locally amplifies microtubule dynamics to pattern the axon for presynaptic cargo delivery


Please click the red arrow to view photos from the 2023 retreat!

1st Location

Scientific Conference: 8:30am – 4:00pm

The Franklin Insitiute: 222 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2nd Location

Reception: 4:30pm-6:30pm

City Tap: 100 N. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103