Preliminary Program

8:30 - 8:40 Opening Remarks              
  Pamela Robey, Senior Investigator, Skeletal Biology Section, NIDCR
8:40 - 10:20 Development & Biology of Adult Stem Cells - Chair: Pamela Robey (NIDCR)
  Ramiro Iglesias-Bartolome 'Regulation of epithelial stem cell differentiation and proliferation by heterotrimeric G proteins'
  Amy Wagers 'Activating Muscle Stem Cell Function Through Immediate Early Transcription Factors and Lipid Mediators'
  David Bodine 'Single Cell Analysis of Hematopoiesis'
10:20 - 10:40 Coffee & Poster Viewing        
10:40 - 12:20 Development & Biology of Pluripotent Stem Cells - Chair: Kapil Bharti (NEI)
  Kevin Chen 'Reviving Human Naïve Pluripotency for Genetic Analysis and Drug Discovery'
  Paul Tesar 'Leveraging Pluripotent Stem Cell Technologies for Development of Myelin Therapeutics'
  Manfred Boehm 'Vascular Disease Modeling with Patient-derived Pluripotent Stem Cells'
12:20 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 1:40 Poster Session - Presenters Attending        
1:40 - 3:20 New Technologies and Models - Chair: Jizhong Zou (NHLBI)
  Ilyas Singeç 'A New Rationale for Culturing and Utilizing Human Pluripotent Stem Cells'
  Guo-li Ming 'Modeling Human Brain Development and Diseases Using hiPSC-derived Organoids'
  Jingxing Ou 'Fantastic Beasts and Why and How to Study Them: Exploring the Hibernation Field with the Power of iPSCs'
3:20 - 5:00 Translational Stem Cell Biology - Chair: Cindy Dunbar (NHLBI)
  Nicholas Restifo 'Generating Tumor-specific T cells from iPSC'
  Paul Burridge 'GWAS Validation using Patient-Specific hiPSC Identifies Doxorubicin–Induced Cardiotoxicity Protective Drugs'
  So Gun Hong 'CRISPR/Cas9-mediated introduction of the sodium/iodide symporter gene enables non-invasive in vivo tracking of iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes in a model of myocardial infarction'
5:00 - 5:10 Poster Awards & Closing Remarks        
  Ilyas Singeç, Director, Stem Cell Translation Laboratory, NCATS
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