Speakers

Keynote Address (read more…)
Hiromitsu Nakauchi, M.D., Ph.D.,
Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
Stanford University
“Exploiting the developmental organ niche for interspecies organogenesis”
Breakthrough Discovery¬†Symposium¬†I (read more…)
Danielle Garsin, Ph.D.,
Professor
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
“Inter-kingdom microbial interactions and new ideas for anti-infective development”
Zheng (Jake) Chen, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
“Circadian mechanism and intervention against metabolic disease and aging
John Hancock, MA, MB, BChir, Ph.D., ScD, MRCP (UK), FRACP.,
Professor, Chair, Vice Dean for Basic Research, Executive Director
Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine
“Ras and the plasma membrane: A complicated relationship”
¬†Postdoctoral Presentations(read more…)
Anja Karlstaedt, M.D., Ph.D.,
1st Place Winner Dean’s Excellence Award for Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology
“Cancer and the heart – Oncometabolic dysregulation of cardiac metabolism”
Sana Shaikh, Ph.D.,
2nd Place Winner Dean’s Excellence Award for Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
“AMPA receptor modulation by auxiliary proteins”
Yongqiang Fan, Ph.D.,
3rd Place Winner Dean’s Excellence Award for Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine
“Heterogeneity of translational errors in single bacterial cells”
Breakthrough Discovery¬†Symposium¬†II (read more…)
Leng Han, Ph.D., 
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
“Dissecting novel genetic elements in cancer from The Cancer Genome Atlas
Jennifer Bailey, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
“Orchestrating oncogenesis: Ras and inflammation promote intratumoral cellular heterogeneity in pancreatic cancer”
Fabricio Do Monte, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy
“Neural mechanisms balancing fear and reward-seeking responses

Last modified: September 08, 2017