July 11, 2016

Itinerary

Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences

Center for
Cell Dynamics:

Cell Dynamics in Health and Disease Symposium

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Mountcastle Auditorium

9:05 AM        Introduction

Stephen Desiderio, MD/ PhD

Director, Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences

Professor, Molecular Biology and Genetics

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

Rong Li, PhD

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Director, Center for Cell Dynamics

Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

9:20 AM        Opening Keynote Speaker

“Physiology and Pharmacology of Microtubule Dynamics”

Tim Mitchison, PhD

Hasib Sabbagh Professor of Systems Biology

Harvard Medical School

 


10:15 AM      BREAK


10:45 AM

 “Regulation of RNA granule dynamics by intrinsically disordered proteins”

Geraldine Seydoux, PhD

Sheldon Professor in Medical Discover

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

11:15 AM

“Reverse Engineering Polarity Network Wiring”

Lani Wu, PhD

Professor

Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

University California, San Francisco

 

11:45 AM

“Toward Total Synthesis of Cell Function and Its Biomedical Applications”

Takanari Inoue, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences

Department of Biological Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering

Center for Cell Dynamics

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


12:15 AM           BREAK


1:15 PM

“Microtubule Mechanics in the Beating Heart”

Ben Prosser, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Physiology

University of Pennsylvania

 

 

1:45 PM

“How Cells Count: Molecular Control of Centriole Duplication”

Andrew Holland, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

2:15 PM

 “Cellular and Molecular Forces That Drive Metastases”

Andrew Ewald, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Cell Biology

Center for Cell Dynamics

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 


2:45 PM             BREAK


3:15 PM         Closing Keynote Speaker

“Forming the Next Generation”

Ruth Lehman, PhD

Director

Skirball Institute

Professor

Department of Cell Biology

New York University

 

4:10 PM         Poster Session with Wine and Cheese

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