2018 - 7th Annual Kimmel Center For Stem Cell Biology Retreat - Monday, April 30, 2018

THE 7TH ANNUAL KIMMEL CENTER FOR STEM CELL BIOLOGY RETREAT WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018  at the Kimmel Center located at 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY.

Registration is now closed.

This one day retreat will consist of a mixture of talks by members of the Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology, talks by individuals from members' labs, and poster presentations from each laboratory of the center and core facilities. The retreat will provide an opportunity for all members of the center to find out what exciting areas of stem cell biology are being pursued throughout the NYU School of Medicine stem cell community.  The retreat will also feature two keynote talks. 

Keynote speakers for the 2018 retreat will be:

  • Margret (Peggy) Goodell, PhD - Professor and Director of Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Center at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Deepak Srivastava, MD - Director, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease and Roddenberry Center for Stem Cell Biology and Medicine, UCSF

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Claude Desplan, PhD - NYU, Dept. of Biology
  • Markus Schober, PhD - NYUSoM, Depts. of Dermatology and Cell Biology
  • Matthias Stadtfeld, PhD - NYUSoM, Dept of Cell Biology
  • Karen Maass, PhD - Dept. of Medicine, Cardiology
  • Susan Logan, PhD - Depts. of Urology and Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
  • Itai Yanai, PhD - Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
  • William Carroll, MD - Depts. of Pediatrics and Pathology
  • Catherine Lu, PhD - Dept. of Plastic Surgery
  • Kwok-Kin Wong, MD, PhD - Dept. of Medicine, Oncology
  • Disi An - Graduate Student, Esteban Mazzoni Lab
  • Dounia Abbadi- Postdoctoral Fellow, Robert Schneider Lab

To view the complete 2018 Stem Cell Biology Retreat program, click here

The retreat is made possible with support from:

  • Department of Biology (NYU)

  • Perlmutter Cancer Center (NYULMC)

  • Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine (NYULMC)

  • Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology (NYULMC)

  • Department of Neurosurgery  (NYULMC)

  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (NYULMC)

  • Department of Ophthalmology (NYULMC)

  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery  (NYULMC)

  • Department of Pathology  (NYULMC)

  • Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery (NYULMC)

  • Department of Radiation Oncology  (NYULMC)

  • Skirball Institute (NYULMC)

Registration is now closed.  If you have questions about the retreat please email julia.gelman@med.nyu.edu




The Kimmel Center is located at 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY.

For directions to the Kimmel Center Click Here

Shuttle service is available from the medical center to Washington Square.  The shuttle schedule can be found here.  





If you have any questions about the Kimmel Center for Stem Cell Biology annual retreat please contact julia.gelman@med.nyu.edu