From Cell To Organism: Cell, Developmental, and Stem Cell Biology Seminar Series

Meeting times: Tuesdays at 12:00PM 

Meeting Location: Skirball, 4th Floor Seminar Room

Attendance: Open to all NYU Langone Medical Center Faculty, Trainees, and Staff

Contact: If you have any questions about this seminar series or have suggestions of faculty to give seminars, please email:  
Julia Gelman

From Cell to Organism is co-sponsored by the Developmental Genetics program, the Department of Cell Biology, The Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology and the Perlmutter Cancer Center

2016-2017 Seminar Schedule  

 

09/20/2016

 

Itai Yanai, PhD

Director, Institute for Computational Medicine; Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, NYU School of Medicine, NY

Title of Talk: Dissecting the embryo with single-cell RNA-Seq

Hosted by:Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Lyn Wilson

10/04/2016

Kai Mesa

PhD Candidate, Valentina Greco Lab, Yale University School of Medicine

Title of Talk: Product of your environment: Extrinsic regulation of stem cell behavior in the skin

Hosted by: Dan Littman, MD, PhD

10/11/2016

Gordon Fishell, PhD

Julius Raynes Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology; Professor, Department of Neurology, NYU School of Medicine, NY

Title of Talk: Birthright: The developmental and genetic origins of neuronal diversity within the subcortex

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program /  Lyn Wilson

10/25/2016

Jean-Paul Vincent, PhD

The Francis Crick Institute, Mill Hill Laboratory, The Ridgeway, London, United Kingdom

Title of Talk: Signals that control growth and patterning in developing epithelia

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Jessica Treisman

10/27/2016

** Thursday at 12:30 Skirball 4th floor conference room**

Heinz-Georg Belting

Biozentrum - University of Basel; Basel, Switzerland

Title of Talk: In Vivo Analysis of Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms During Endothelial Cell Movements

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Jesús Torres-Vázquez

11/01/2016

 

Dieter Egli, PhD

Maimonides Assistant Professor of Developmental Cell Biology Department of Pediatrics, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Columbia University

Title of Talk: Five Shades of Pluripotency

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Jef Boeke

 

11/04/2016

**Friday at 3:00pm, Skirball 4th floor seminar room **

Arndt Siekmann

MPI Muenster, Germany

Title of Talk: Using zebrafish to understand the mechanisms governing blood vessel development in health and disease

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Holger Knaut

 
11/15/2016

Patrick Blader

CNRS, Toulouse, France

Title of Talk: Coordinating olfactory placode development in the zebrafish embryo

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Holger Knaut

 
11/29/2016

Harmit Malik, PhD

Principal Investigator, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Title of Talk: "How genetic conflicts shape meiosis and species"

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Ruth Lehmann

 

12/06/2016

 

Luis Garza, MD, PhD

Associate Professor Department of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University

Title of Talk: Learning about appendage regeneration through skin research

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Mayumi Ito

12/13/2016

Stanislav Shvartsman, MS, PhD

Professor of chemical and Biological Enginerring and The Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton

Title of Talk: Quantitative biology of RASopathies

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Holger Knaut

12/16/2017

**FRIDAY at 12pm**

*Special Kimmel Senior Postdoc Applicant Seminar*

Beatriz Aranda-Orgilles, PhD - Aifantis Lab

Title of Talk: MED12: a central regulator of normal and malignant stem cell function

Shengjiang Tu, PhD - Reinberg Lab

Title of Talk: PRDM14-CBFA2T2 complex mediated chromatin reprogramming and germline development

12/20/2017

*Special Kimmel Senior Postdoc Applicant Seminar*

Francesco Boccalatte, PhD - Aifantis Lab

Title of Talk: N-Myc as a regulator of leukemic stem cells in a high-risk subtype of T-cell leukemia

Silvia Velasco, PhD - Mazzoni Lab

Title of Talk: Rational improvement of direct programming strategies from terminal fates

01/10/2017

Ruth Lehmann, PhD

Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Professor of Cell Biology HHMI Investigator

Title of Talk: Forming the next generation

Hosted by Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Lyn Wilson

01/17/2017

Alec Kimmelman, MD, PhD

Professor and Chairman of Radiation Oncology Department, NYUSOM, NY

Title of Talk: Identifying Metabolic Dependencies in Pancreatic Cancer

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Lyn Wilson

01/31/2017

Lionel Christiaen, PhD

Associate Professor of Biology, NYU, NY

Title of Talk: Regulation of cell fate and behavior in the cardiopharyngeal mesoderm of a simple chordate

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Jane Hubbard

02/07/2017

Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, PhD

Developmental Biology Program Sloan Kettering Institute - MSKCC

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Holger Knaut

02/21/2017

Tatjana Piotrowski, PhD

Associate Investigator, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program Trainees / Tugba Colak (Knaut Lab)

03/07/2017

Ulrich G. Steidl, MD, PhD

Professor, Deparment of Cell Biology, and Department of Medicine (Oncology) - Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Matthias Stadtfeld

03/14/2017

Daniel Alfonso Colón-Ramos, PhD

Associate Professor of Cell Biology and Neuroscience; Associate Professor of Neuroscience, Yale University

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program Trainees / Jose Mantoyo-Rosario (Nance Lab)

3/21/2017

Chengzu Long, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology, NYUMC, New York, NY

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Lyn Wilson

03/28/2017

Jared Toettcher

Assistant Professor, Cell Biology, Systems Biology, Bioengineering, Cancer Development, Princeton University

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Program / Jessica Treisman

04/04/2017

Alexander Meissner, PhD

Professor, HSCRB; Senior Associate Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; Principal Faculty, Harvard Stem Cell Institute; New York Stem Cell Foundation, Robertson Investigator

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Iannis Aifantis

05/09/2017

Cassandra G. Extavour, PhD

Professor, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (OEB) Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB), Harvard University

Title of Talk: Developmental and ecological causes of convergent evolution of reproductive capacity in Drosophila

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program Trainees/Jose Mantoyo-Rosario (Nance Lab)

05/16/2016

Adam Martin, PhD

MIT, Cambridge, USA

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Holger Knaut

05/23/2017

Amy Kiger, PhD

Associate Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology, UC San Diego

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Jessica Treisman

05/30/2017

Will Wood, BSc, PhD

Professor, Bristol University, Bristol, UK

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Erika Bach

06/20/2017

Kimberly Cooper, PhD

Associate Professor of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Developmental Genetics Training Program / Agnel Sfeir

 

06/27/2017

Thomas Rando, MD, PhD

Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences Stanford University School of Medicine

Title of Talk: TBD

Hosted by: Stem Cell Biology Training Program / Erika Bach

For a complete schedule of all upcoming seminars for this series, click here