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Past Seminar Speakers


  • Luis FZ Batista, PhD

    Luis FZ Batista, PhD

    August 8, 2019

    “Targeted Differentiation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells Help Identify Novel Targets in Patients with Impaired Assembly of Telomerase and the Spliceosome

     Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology, Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology
    Washington University School of Medicine  Lab Website
  • Anthony Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD

    Anthony Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD

    July 11, 2019
    “Modeling human neurogenetic diseases in mouse and human induced pluripotent
    stem cells”
    Chair, Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences, Professor, Neurosciences and Pediatrics
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals
  • Khalid Shah, PhD

    Khalid Shah, PhD

    June 13, 2019
    “Gene Edited Cells: Next Generation of Cancer Therapeutics” 
    Professor of Cell Biology and Genetics, Director, Center for Stem Cell Therapeutics and Imaging Harvard Medical School, Director, Center for Excellence in Biomedicine, Vice Chair of Research, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Principal Faculty, Harvard Stem Cell Institute  Lab website
  • Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, PhD

    Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, PhD

    May 9, 2019
    “Neural Stem Cells and Adult Neurogenesis; from mice to human”
    Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
  • Haifan Lin, PhD

    Haifan Lin, PhD

    April 11, 2019

    “The Piwi-piRNA pathway: a new Paradigm of Gene Regulation" 
    Professor of Cell Biology and Genetics, Director, Yale Stem Cell Center, Yale University School of Medicine  Lab Website

  • Sally Temple, Ph.D.

    Sally Temple, Ph.D.

    March 14, 2019
    “Neural stem cells in aging and modeling neurodegenerative disease"
    Scientific Director, Neural Stem Cell Institute, Professor of Neuroscience & Neuropharmacology, Albany Medical College  Lab Website
  • April Pyle, PhD

    April Pyle, PhD

    February 11, 2019

    “Development of Therapeutic Approaches for Muscle Disease using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells”
    Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles Lab Website 

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