Stem Cell Symposium

March 13th, 2017 from 10am to 4:30pm

OHRI, room CCW5225

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Corinne Hoesli, McGill University – "Stem cell-based bioengineering approaches for diabetes therapy" – 3:30-4:30pm

Speakers

Dr. Lisa Julian, OHRI – "Modelling the multi-system disorders Tuberous Sclerosis Complex and LAM using direct stem cell reprogramming approaches" - 10:15-11:00am

Carole Doré, OHRI - "Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Facility Services" – 11:00-12:00pm

Raymond Lam, Stem Cell Technologies – "Feeder-Free Culture Systems for Human ES and iPS Cells" – 12:00-1:00pm

Dr. Morten Ritso, OHRI - "Harnessing the Potential of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells for Skeletal Muscle Research" – 2:00-2:45pm

Refreshments and lunch provided to registered attendees

Please register your attendance with Carole Doré (cdore@ohri.ca). A free condensed training session on how to work with ESC and iPSC will be given from 8:30am to 10am to six attendees (on a first come first serve basis). Please contact Carole Doré (cdore@ohri.ca) to register for this training session. Visit www.ohri.ca/hpsc for additional information.