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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 13, 2023

Gaia Novarino, PhD, Institute of Science and Technology Austria, "Studying the brain through the lens of neurodevelopmental disorders"

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May 11, 2023

Jenny Hsieh, PhD, The University of Texas San Antonio, "Stem cell approaches to understanding acquired and genetic epilepsies"

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June 8, 2023

Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford Medicine, “Stem Cells & Genomics for Clinical Trials in Dish”

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The UC San Diego Stem Cell Program and Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute present Southern California Stem Cell Series.


Seminar Schedule 2023

January 12, 2023: Julio Martinez-Trujillo, M.Sc., M.D., Ph.D., Western University School of Medicine 

February 9, 2023: Jacob Hanna M.D., Ph.D., Weizmann Institute of Science 

March 9, 2023: Ali H. Brivanlou, Ph.D., The University of Rockefeller   BY ZOOM ONLY

April 13, 2023: Gaia Novarino, Ph.D., Institute of Science and Technology Austria 

May 11, 2023: Jenny Hsieh, Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

June 8, 2023: Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford Medicine

July 13, 2023: Toshihiro Kobayashi, Ph.D.University of Tokyo

August 10, 2023: Christopher Mason, Ph.D., Weill Cornell Medicine

September 14, 2023: TBA

October 12, 2023: TBA

November 9, 2023: David Scadden, M.D., Harvard Department of Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology

December 14, 2023: TBA