Calendar for 2012

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/5/2012 Jeremy Rich, MD Cleveland Clinic "Partners in Crime: Cancer Stem Cells and the Microenvironment" Craig Horbinski, MD, PhD
2/23/2012 John Atkinson, MD Washington University "Human Disease Caused by Clots in Small Blood Vessels: Stress Sprouts, Bugs, Toxins and Too Much Immunity" Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
4/5/2012 Vikas Sukhatme, MD, PhD Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center “Back to the Future: Yesterday’s Ideas, Today’s Insights, Tomorrow’s Cures” Vivek Rangnekar, PhD
5/3/2012 Allan Basbaum, PhD UCSF “The Neurobiology of Pain and it’s Control” Bradley Taylor, PhD
6/7/2012 Peter F. Davies, PhD University of Pennsylvania "Gene Regulation and Blood Flow in vivo: The Athero-susceptible Endothelium" Alan Daugherty, PhD, DSc
8/2/2012 Charis Eng, MD, PhD Cleveland Clinic "Gene-enabled cancer risk assessment and management: PTEN and beyond" Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
8/29/2012 Elaine Fuchs, PhD The Rockefeller University "Skin Stem Cells: Their Biology and Clinical Promise" Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
10/4/2012 Ivor Benjamin, MD University of Utah "Cardiovascular Medicine in the 21st Century: Lessons from Randomized Trials to Stem Cells" Alan Daugherty, PhD, DSc
10/18/2012 Stephen Koslow, PhD University of Miami "Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry: Challenges and Opportunities for Success" Edwin Bowe, MD
10/24/2012 Kevin Campbell, PhD University of Iowa "Mechanistic Insights into Muscular Dystrophy Pathogenesis from Bench to Bedside and Back to the Bench Studies" Karyn Esser, PhD
11/15/2012 Lee Sweeney, PhD University of Pennsylvania "From myosin to muscular dystrophy." Mike Reid, PhD