Thursday, November 2, 2017

Time

Event

Location
 
8:30-9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:00-9:10 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:15-10:30 a.m

Roger Hadley, MD

Dean, School of Medicine, Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:15-10:30 a.m

Penelope Duerksen-Hughes, PhD

Associate Dean, Basic Science & Translational Research

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:15-10:30 a.m

Christopher G. Wilson, PhD

Chair of the Symposium Steering Committee

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:15-10:30 a.m

Mini-symposium: "Epigenetics"

Chair: Christopher Wilson, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:15-9:45 a.m.

"The Environment-Genome Interplay and the Emergence of Neuro-epigenetics"

Lubo Zhang, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
9:45-10:15 a.m.

"Food choices and epigenomic patterning"

Penelope Duerksen-Hughes, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
10:15-10:30 a.m.

Break

 
 
10:30-11:15 a.m.

60 seconds Flash Presentations (Students/Post-Docs)

Kylie Watts, PhD (Moderator)

 
Slate Conference Room
 
11:15-11:45 a.m.

"Nail-Patella Syndrome: Discovery of a Novel Etiology"

Kerby Oberg, MD, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
11:45 a.m-12:30 p.m.

Lunch

 
Jesse- Peterson Conference Room
 
12:30-2:00 p.m.

Poster Session I

 
Jesse- Peterson Conference Room
 
2:00-2;15 p.m.

Break

 
 
2:15-3:45 p.m.

Poster Session II

 
Jesse- Peterson Conference Room
 
2:15-3:45 p.m.

Mortense Lecture

Introduction of Speaker: Salma Khan, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
4:00-5:00 p.m.

“Pregnancy Outcomes Associated with Infertility:  Genetics versus Epigenetics”

Margareta D. Pisarska, M.D.

Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Director, Center for  Fertility and Reproductive Medicine
Associate Professor
Div. of REI, Dept. of Ob/Gyn
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

 
Slate Conference Room
 
5:00-5:15 p.m.

Presentation of Student Awards

Kylie Watts, PhD

 
Slate Conference Room
 
Closing Remarks

Penelope Duerksen-Hughes, PhD
Associate Dean for Basic Science & Translational Research

 
Slate Conference Room