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Southern California Stem Cell Seminars Series


Participants have the option to attend in-person in the Duane Roth Auditorium or simulcast via Zoom for virtual participation.  


Attendees are encouraged to register via Eventbrite for auditorium seating and for Zoom participation.

 "Breakfast & Conversation" begins at 9 am on the 2nd-floor terrace in the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine. Registration is strongly suggested.


Upcoming Seminars

April 11, 2024

Andrew Loo, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis "Capturing neurodegeneration of late-onset disorders in patient-derived neurons via direct reprogramming of somatic cell fates"


May 9, 2024

Benjamin Freedman, PhD, University of Washington

Freedman Research

June 13, 2024

Giorgia Quardrato, PhD, University of Southern California

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The Sanford Stem Cell Discovery Center and Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute present the Southern California Stem Cell Series.

 Seminar Schedule 2024

January 11, 2024: Amander Clarke Ph.D., International Society for Stem Cell Research 

February 8, 2024:Li-Huei Tsai Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

March 14, 2024: Anca Pasca M.D., Stanford Medicine - Neonatal and Developmental Medicine

April 11, 2024: Andrew Loo, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, Developmental Biology

May 9, 2024: Benjamin Freedman Ph.D., University of Washington - Division of Nephrology

June 13, 2024: Giorgia Quadrato, Ph.D., University of Southern California, Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

July 11, 2024: Monica Shokeen, Ph.D., MBA, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

August 8, 2024: Catherine Yeung, Pharm.D., Ph.D., University of Washington, School of Pharmacy

September 12, 2024: Dennis Clegg, Ph.D., University of Santa Barbara, Wilcox Family Chair in BioMedicine

October 10, 2024: Bill Lowry, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

November 14, 2024:Martin Kampmann, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco

December 9, 2024: Kristen Brennand, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine