This annual symposium honors Dr. Longo’s legacy in our Center and Loma Linda University. We are grateful to our guest speakers for edifying us on various aspects of their research, and we hope that this symposium will inspire attendees in pursuit of basic and translational research. 

2022 Longo Symposium

4th Longo Symposium Program
February 1, 2022

The symposium is scheduled for in-person, but will also offer a virtual option via Zoom.

Program with agenda and speakers.

8:30 a.m. – 8:35 a.m.      Introduction
Lubo Zhang, PhD, Director, 
Lawrence D. Longo, MD Center for Perinatal Biology, Loma Linda University 

8:35 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.        Welcome and Opening Remarks 
Tamara Thomas, MD, Dean, School of Medicine, Loma Linda University

8:45 a.m– 9:45 a.m.        Keynote Address 
E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine    

9:45 a.m.– 10:00 a.m.       Break 

10:00 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Julie C. Baker, PhD, Stanford University

10:50 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
Paul Rozance, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine

11:40 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.        Lunch 

1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.        
Rebecca Simmons, MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2:20 p.m. – 3:10 .m.       
Adrian Erlebacher, MD, PhD, University of California San Francisco

3:10 p.m.– 3:25 p.m.        Break

3:25 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.     
Stacy Zamudio, PhD, Placenta Research, LLC

4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.        Closing Remarks
Steve Yellon, PhD, Associate Director,     
Lawrence D. Longo, MD Center for Perinatal Biology, Loma Linda University