Center for Pediatric Research Annual Symposium

Center for Pediatric Research Annual Symposium

Yearly symposium featuring prominent pediatric researchers.

Center for Pediatric Research
Annual Symposium
Sanford Center
December 7, 2021

9:00am

Welcome by David Pearce, PhD

9:05am

George Porter, Jr, MD PhD

Rhea and Raymond White Professorship in Pediatric Cardiology

University of Rochester Medical Center

“Energy for the growing heart: The role of mitochondria during cardiac development”

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/people/27234853-george-a-porter-jr

10:05am

Michelle Baack, MD

Associate Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, USD

Sanford Research

“Dietary interventions and heart health in future generations”

10:35am

Break

10:45am

Emma Andersson, PhD

Karolinska Institutet

“Advances in Understanding Alagille Syndrome”

www.anderssonlab.com

11:45pm

Kamesh Surendran, PhD

Sanford Research

“The Molecular and Cellular Basis of Kidney Diseases associated with Alagille Syndrome”

12:15pm

Break for lunch

1:00pm

Bin Chen, PhD

University of California Santa Cruz

“TBD” Mammalian Brain Development Focus

https://mcd.ucsc.edu/faculty/chen.html

2:00pm

Louis-Jan Pilaz, PhD

Sanford Research

“Transcriptional regulation of neural progenitor proliferation during brain development”

3.00 PM

Break

3:15 PM

Kurt Warnhoff, PhD

Sanford Research

“Biology of the molybdenum cofactor”

 

Ikuo Masuho, PhD

Sanford Research

“Dysregulation of GPCR Signaling and Diseases”

 

Francisco Bustos, PhD

Sanford Research

“Unravelling stem cell ubiquitylation networks that are disrupted in developmental disorders”

4:30pm

Closing by Kyle Roux, PhD

 

This event will be held virtually but screening will also be available in the Dakota room.