Seminar Series

The Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine’s Seminar Series meets on Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m. Seminars are recorded and hosted through Mediasite (UT Southwestern login required).

2018-2019 Seminars in Regenerative Medicine

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Lecture DateSpeaker
Oct. 17, 2018

Microgenetics: The End of the End: What we can learn from bits of genes about protein stability

Stephen Elledge, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Genetics and Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Oct. 31, 2018

Principles of Epigenetics and Chromatin in Development and Human Disease

Ali Shilatifard, Ph.D.
Professor & Chairman
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Dec. 5, 2018

Paternal contributions to epigenetic inheritance across generations

Susan Strome, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
UC Santa Cruz

Jan. 23, 2019

Molecular regulation of stem cell quiescence

Thomas A. Rando, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine

March 20, 2019

mTOR signaling in growth and metabolism

Michael N. Hall, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry
Biozentrum, University of Basel

April 3, 2019

Ribosomes in Gene Regulation: Controlling the diversity of proteins that can be produced in specific cells, tissues & organisms

Maria Barna, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Departments of Developmental Biology and Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine

April 24, 2019

Manuel Serrano, Ph.D.
Group Leader
Institute for Research in Biomedicine Barcelona

2017-2018 Seminars in Regenerative Medicine

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Lecture DateSpeaker
Sept. 27, 2017

C. elegans surveillance of conserved cellular components to detect and defend pathogen attacks, real or imagined

Gary Ruvkun, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School

Oct. 4, 2017

Development and disease: the view from chromosome neighborhoods

Richard Young, Ph.D.
Member, Whitehead Institute
Professor of Biology

Nov. 1, 2017

Genetics of Cardiomyopathy: Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Christine Seidman, M.D.
Professor, Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School

Nov. 29, 2017

Genomic Insights Into Human Cortical Development

Arnold Kriegstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research 
University of California, San Francisco

Dec. 13, 2017

A New View of Stem Cells in the Liver

Roel Nusse, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Developmental Biology
Stanford University

Jan. 17, 2018

Aneuploidy and Cancer: A Complicated Relationship

Angelika Amon, Ph.D.
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research 
Department of Biology

Jan. 31, 2018

Stem Cells and Genomics for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine

Joseph Wu, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford University School of Medicine

Feb. 14, 2018

How telomeres solve the chromosome end-protection problem

Titia de Lange, Ph.D.
Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research
The Rockefeller University

Feb. 28, 2018

Exploring Questions in Vertebrate Development and Evolution

Clifford Tabin, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School

March 7, 2018

Epigenetic Mechanisms and Gene Expression in Cancer

Scott Armstrong, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Pediatric Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

March 21, 2018

Stem Cells Play a Role in Leukemia from the Beginning to the End

John Dick, Ph.D.
Director, Cancer Stem Cell Program
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

April 11, 2018

Stem Cell Population Dynamics, Tissue Homeostasis and Regeneration

Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

April 25, 2018

Enhancer dynamics in development and evolution

Joanna Wysocka, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Developmental Biology
Stanford University

May 9, 2018

Mitochondrial Heterogeneity and Cellular Bioenergetics

Pere Puigserver, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cell Biology
Harvard Medical School

May 23, 2018

Modeling Human Cardiovascular Development with Pluripotent Stem Cells

Gordon Keller, Ph.D.
Director, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine
University Health Network Toronto