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YCCEH Past Seminars

Date Presenter Presentation Title
2023-September-15 Stephania Libreros, Ph.D., Yale School of Medicine Resolvins Control Neutrophil Functions to Accelerate the Resolution of Infection
2023-June-16 Nina Cabezas-Wallscheid, Ph.D., Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics Regulation of dormant hematopoietic stem cells
2023-May-19 Christina Termini, Ph.D., Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center Leveraging proteoglycans for hematopoietic stem cell regeneration
2023-April-21 Yongxin (Leon) Zhao, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University Next generation expansion microscopy with universal anchoring strategy and its application in hematology
2023-March-17 Francesca Vinchi, Ph.D., New York Blood Center Heme- and iron-mediated phenotypic and functional switching of macrophages
2023-February-17 Eric Pietras, Ph.D., University of Colorado Addressing the inflammatory fire triangle in myeloid leukemogenesis and cancer
2023-January-20 Yoon-A Kang, Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Myeloid lineage specification mechanisms at the top of the hematopoietic hierarchy
2022-November-18 Scott Peslak, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Novel regulators of fetal hemoglobin in the treatment of sickle cell disease
2022-October-21 Sarah Ducamp, Ph.D., Boston Children’s Hospital In vivo CRISPR-CAS9 editing of Alas2, the gatekeeper of heme biosynthesis in erythroid cells
2022-September-16 Stephanie Xie, Ph.D., Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Functional and multiome analysis of inflammatory stress response in human hematopoietic stem cells
2022-May-20 Merlin Nithya Gnanapragasam, Ph.D. Cleveland State Mechanisms of mammalian erythropoiesis during development and disease
2022-April-8 Rami Khoriaty, M.D. University of Michigan The congenital dyserythropoietic anemias: from basic biology to novel treatment strategies
2022-March-18 Kyle Hewitt, Ph.D. University of Nebraska Transcriptional control of regenerative erythropoiesis
2022-Feb-18 Hojun Li, M.D., Ph.D. MIT, Harvard University The lifetime single cell dynamics of human hematopoiesis
2022-Jan-21 Kellie Machlus, Ph.D. Harvard University Novel mechanisms regulating megakaryopoiesis in health and inflammation
2021-Dec-17 Daniel Lucas, Ph.D. University of Cincinnati Anatomy of hematopoiesis in the bone marrow
2021-Oct-22 Yvette Yien, Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh Regulation of erythroid heme synthesis by the mitochondrial unfoldase, CLPX
2021-May-6 Timm Schroeder, PhD Professor of Biosystems Science and Engineering EZH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich) Long-term Single-cell Quantification: New Tools for Old Questions
2021-April-8 Kathleen Sakamoto, MD, PhD Shelagh Galligan Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University Signaling Pathways in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Diamond Blackfan Anemia
2021-March-3 Mohandas Narla, DSc New York Blood Center Normal and Disordered Human Erythropoiesis
2021-Feb-19 Marjorie Brand, PhD Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa Cell fate decisions in hematopoiesis
2021-Feb-3 Donald Siegel, MD, PhD Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Director, Division of Transfusion Medicine & Therapeutic Pathology, University of Pennsylvania Phage Display Tools for Chimeric Antigen Receptor-T Cell Development
2021-Jan-21 Lionel Blanc, PhD Associate Professor, Molecular Medicine and Pediatrics, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell From steroid resistance to skeletal defects: navigating the curiosities of Diamond Blackfan anemia
2020-Dec-18 Jian Xu, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics UT Southwestern Decoding the Non-coding Genome in Blood Development and Disorders
2020-Nov-12 Merav Socolovsky, MBBS, PhD Professor, Department of Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology UMass Medical School The Shifting Shape and Functional Specializations of the Cell Cycle During Lineage Development
2020-Oct 22 & 23 2020 “Virtual” Red Cell Club Meeting
2020, Oct-15 Toma Tebaldi PhD, Associate Research Scientist, Section of Hematology, Yale Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine Fantastic plots and how to draw them
2020-Feb-7 Julie-Aurore Losman, MD, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Role of HIF prolyl hydroxylases in hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis
2019-Nov-12 Mortimer Poncz, Chief, Division of Hematology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Jane Fishman Grinberg Endowed Chair in Stem Cell Research, Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania A long and twisting road to understanding RUNX1 haploinsufficient FPD/AML
2019-July-12 Julien Bertrand, PhD, University of Geneva Switzerland The vascular niche preserves HSCs from ROS toxicity through a connexin/ifi30 pathway
2019-Mar-5 Yuval Tabach, Head, Genomics and Evolutionary Medicine Laboratory, Department of Developmental Biology and Cancer Research, The Institute for Medical Research-Israel-Canada, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School Insights from 1600 animal genomes on human diseases
2018-Nov-20 Emmanuelle Passegue, Director, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative Hematopoietic stem cells in stress, disease and aging
2018-Oct-27 Velia Fowler, Scripps Research Institute Red blood cell membrane architecture, shape and biomechanics: from the micro- to nanoscale
2018-Oct-3 Daniel Tenen, Director, Blood Program, Harvard Stem Cell Institute KATs, SPEARS, HSCs, and weird RNA biology
2018-Sep-25 Dan Kaufman, Director, Cell Therapy Program, UCSD Development of Hematopoietic Cell Therapies from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
2018-Aug-26 Michael Pulsipher, Section Head of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Risk Adapted Transplantation, Cell and Immune Therapy for ALL: Changing our Paradigms
2017-Oct-19 Ross Hardison, T. Ming Chu Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Penn State University, Genomics, Bioinformatics and ENCODE Investigator ValIdated Systematic IntegratiON: A VISION for epenomics in hematopoietic gene regulation
2017-Sep-21 Lee Grimes, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Understanding development one cell at a time
2017-Apr-20 Akiko Shimamura, Dana Farber / Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center Bone Marrow Failure and Myelodysplatic Syndrome (MDS)
2017-Feb-16 Jodie Babitt, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Liver endothelial cells in iron homeostasis regulation
2016-Dec-15 Ben Ebert, Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Stem Cell Institute The genetics of myeloid neoplasia: from premaliganancy to acute leukemia
2016-Oct-19 Lev Silberstain, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Single Cell Analysis of the Bone Marrow Niche Reveals Novel Regulators of Hematopoietic Regeneration
2016-Oct-13 Anjana Rao, LaJolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology TET proteins and hematopoiesis
2016-May-12 Tannishtha Reya, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine Stem Cell Signals in Regeneration and Oncogenesis
2016-Feb-11 Yelena Ginzberg, New York Blood Center Regulatory Role of Iron Transport in Beta-thalassemia
2015-Oct-12 Sara T. Olalla Saad, University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil The Biology of Myelodysplasia