"Stem Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms"
January 13, 2010
Columbia University Medical Center
Physicians and Surgeons (P&S) Bldg., 1st Floor
622 W. 168th St. New York, NY 10032
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Reception with posters to follow in the Faculty Club, P&S Bldg. 4th floor, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
|1:00pm – 1:40pm:|
Dr. Christopher Henderson
Presentation: "Stem cells as a tool to study motor neuron disease"
|1:40pm – 2:20pm:|
Dr. Ken Chien
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Presentation: "How to make a heart: the islet heart progenitors story"
|2:20pm – 2:40pm:|
Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic
Presentation: "Tissue engineering strategies for cardiac regeneration"
|2:40pm – 3:00pm:|
Dr. Warren Sherman
Presentation: "Reducing stem cell loss in post-ischemic myocardium: novel preclinical data and clinical study design"
|3:00pm – 3:30pm|
Break: Refreshments will be served
|3:30pm – 4:10pm:|
Dr. Elaine Fuchs
Presentation: "Lessons learned from skin stem cells"
|4:10pm – 4:30pm:|
Dr. Jonathan Lu
Presentation: "Human cardiomyocyte model of heritable arrhythmias using iPS cells"
|4:30pm – 5:00pm|
Dr. Alan Tall
Presentation: "Hematopoietic stem cells, leukocytosis, and atherosclerosis"