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).

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
MIT

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.
Director
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.
Professor
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research 
Department of Biology
MIT

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

2016-2017 Seminars in Regenerative Medicine

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Lecture DateSpeaker
Sept. 21, 2016 Deepak Srivastava, M.D.
Director
Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease
and the Roddenberry Center for Stem Cell Biology and Medicine at Gladstone
Sept. 28, 2016 Andrew Brack, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research
University of California, San Francisco
Oct. 12, 2016 Charles Sawyer, M.D.
Chair, Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Oct. 26, 2016 Iswar Hariharan, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Nov. 16, 2016 Norbert Perrimon, Ph.D.
Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School
Dec. 14, 2016 Markus Grompe, M.D.
Director, Oregon Stem Cell Center
Oregon Health and Science University
Jan. 11, 2017 Derrick Rossi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Harvard University
Jan. 25, 2017 Steven Artandi, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Hematology and Biochemistry
Stanford University
Feb. 15, 2017 Andrew McMahon, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
University of Southern California
March 1, 2017 Michael Longaker, M.D.
Professor, Hagey Laboratory for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine
Stanford University
March 15, 2017 Davide Ruggero, Ph.D.
Professor of Urology
University of California, San Francisco
April 5, 2017

Stem cells, epigenetic regulation, and disease relevance

Rudolf Jaenisch, Ph.D.
Member, Whitehead Institute Professor of Biology
MIT

April 19, 2017

Aging cancer and regenerative medicine

Judith Campisi, Ph.D.
Professor
Buck Institute for Research on Aging

May 17, 2017

The Ultimate Stem Cell: Genetic dissection of germ cell differentiation and function

Michael Buszczak, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Molecular Biology
UT Southwestern Medical Center