The Seventh Annual NextGen

Stem Cell Conference

When: May 30-31, 2019

Where: Saratoga Springs, NY

Venue: Saratoga National Golf Club

Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda - Thursday, May 30th
8:00 am - 9:15 am Breakfast/Registration
9:15 am - 9:30 am Introductory Remarks
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Speaker Session I
9:30 am - 10:00 am From morphogenesis to tissue repair: lessons from cleft patients
Martine Dunnwald, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
10:00 am - 10:30 am Germ cell differentiation in vitro from induced pluripotent stem cells
Enrique Sosa, Ph.D.
UCLA
10:30 am - 11:00 am Finding the optimal protocol to differentiate only authentic dopaminergic neurons from iPS cells
Jingli Cai, Ph.D.
Thomas Jefferson University
11:00 am - 12:00 pm StemBeads®, the orginal tool for standardization and novel applications
Round Table Discussion
StemCultures and Invited Guests
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch and Vendor Exhibits
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Speaker Session II
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Application of Biomedical Engineering Techniques to Advance Human iPSC-Based Models
Bin Duan, Ph.D.
University of Nebraska
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Nuclear Envelope Mechanobiology of Stem Cells
Gunes Uzer, Ph.D.
Boise State University
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Title to be announced
David Hawkins, Ph.D.
University of Washington
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Coffee Break
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm Speaker Session III
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Unravelling cellular clonal dynamics using a novel lineage tracing mouse tool
Sarah Bowling, Ph.D.
Harvard University
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Dampening the peripheral immune response to traumatic brain injury through intravenous delivery of umbilical cord blood stem cells in rats
Andrew Crane, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Invited Poster Talk
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm Coffee Break
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Keynote Speaker - To be announced
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Vendor Exhibits and Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm StemCultures Annual Gala Dinner
Conference Agenda - Friday, May 31st
9:00 am - 10:00 am Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:50 pm Speaker Session IV
10:00 am - 10:30 am Microbiota-dependent regulation of hematopoiesis
Megan Baldridge, Ph.D.
Washington University - St. Louis
10:30 am - 11:00 am The omics of stem cell-based regeneration: A pilot single cell RNA-seq study of mechanotransduction
Cassandra Juran, Ph.D.
USRA/NASA Ames Research Center
11:00 am - 11:30 am Invited Poster Talk
11:30 am - 11:50 am Sponsor Talk - to be announced
11:50 am - 12:05 pm Coffee Break
12:05 pm - 1:00 pm Career Panel
Jennifer Moore, Ph.D.
Director, Rutgers University Stem Cell Core
Jeffrey Stern, MD, Ph.D.
CEO, StemCultures/Co-Founder, Neural Stem Cell Institute
Ann-Sofie Schreurs, Ph.D.
Chief Scientists Office, NASA Ames Research Center
1:00 pm - 1:10 pm Closing Remarks

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