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The Pulmonary Challenge: From Development To Disease

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University of Southern California: Health Sciences Campus

Aresty Auditorium

1450 Biggy Street

Los Angeles, CA 90089

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The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research (HCPR) at the Keck School of Medicine of USC presents the 2nd Symposium at the University of Southern California's Health Sciences Campus located in the Arresty Auditorium, Norris Cancer Center Hospital (NRT) on Friday, March 09, 2018.

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7:30AM-8:30AM: Continental breakfast


8:30AM-8:45AM: Welcome

Zea Borok, MD

Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine,

Director, Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research

Keck School of Medicine

University of Southern California


SESSION 1: Lung development and stem cells


8:45AM-9:15AM: Deconstructing the lung to understand tissue homeostasis and regeneration

Edward E. Morrisey, Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine and Cell and Developmental Biology

Director, Penn Center for Pulmonary Biology

Scientific Director, Penn Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania


9:15AM-9:45AM: Consider the lung as a sensory organ

Xin Sun Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Division of Respiratory Medicine

University of California San Diego


9:45AM-10:15AM: Identity of multipotent submucosal gland stem cells

John F. Engelhardt, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Director, Center for Gene Therapy

Roy J. Carver Chair in Molecular Medicine

University of Iowa


10:15AM- 10:30AM: Q & A


10:30AM- 10:45AM: BREAK


SESSION 2: Novel approaches for studying lung disease


10:45AM-11:15AM: Mining novel CRISPR systems

Patrick David Hsu, Ph.D.

Salk Helmsley Fellow

Salk Institute for Biological Studies


11:15AM-11:45AM: In vitro induction and in vivo engraftment of lung bud tip progenitor cells derived from human pluripotent stem cells

Jason Spence, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

University of Michigan


11:45AM-12:15PM: Mapping airway epithelial states and fates with single-cell RNA-seq

Aron B. Jaffe, Ph. D.

Senior Investigator

Group Leader, Tissue Repair & Microbiome

Chemical Biology & Therapeutics

Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research


12:15PM-12:30PM: Q & A


12:30PM-1:30PM: LUNCH


SESSION 3: Translation to disease


1:30PM-2:00PM: Modeling lung development and disease using human pluripotent stem cells

Hans-Willem Snoeck, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine (and Microbiology & Immunology), Director of Stem Cell Research, Columbia Center for Human Development and the Department of Medicine

Columbia University


2:00PM-2:30PM: Translating basic research into new therapies for pulmonary fibrosis

Dean Sheppard, MD

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep

Director, Lung Biology Center

University of California San Francisco


2:30PM-2:50PM: Q & A


2:50PM-3:00PM: Closing statement

Zea Borok, MD

Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Director, Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research

Keck School of Medicine

University of Southern California


FAQs


What is the cost of the symposium?

Admission is free of cost.

Is lunch included for registered attendees?

Yes, boxed lunches are included. Light snacks and beverages will also be provided during breaks.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Visitor Parking is located at the Biggy Parking Structure; cost is $12.00.

The address is: 1334 Biggy Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033

The structure is located off Zonal Avenue and Biggy Street.

The Health Science Campus map below depicts the parking structure in Column D, Row 4.

http://web-app.usc.edu/maps/hscmap.pdf

How do I get to the symposium from the parking structure?

The symposium will be hosted up the block at the Aresty Auditorium (NRT) within the Norris Cancer Center. Cross streets are at Eastlake Avenue and Biggy Street. The Auditorium is located on level "LG". There will be signage to direct attendees.

The Health Science Campus map below depicts the Aresty Auditorium in Column E, Row 3.

http://web-app.usc.edu/maps/hscmap.pdf

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For questions contact, please e-mail Fereshta Saraj, HCPR Project Specialist - Administrative

at HCPR@med.usc.edu or Fereshta.Saraj@med.usc.edu

Can I update my registration information?

Yes

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Please update your registration information if you transfer your ticket.

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