SCHEDULE

12th Annual Wisconsin Stem Cell Symposium

Engineering Cells and Tissues for Discovery and Therapy

April 19, 2017
BioPharmaceutical Technology Center, Madison, WI

Note: All speakers listed are confirmed.

7:30-8:30 REGISTRATION and CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:30-8:40 Welcome
Timothy J. Kamp, M.D., Professor, Medicine; Co-director, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
8:40-9:25 MORNING SESSION MODERATOR:
Krishanu Saha, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering & Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Human Pluripotent Stem Cells in Understanding Genetic Cardiovascular Disease and Effects of Drugs
Christine L. Mummery, Ph.D., Professor, Developmental Biology and Chair, Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
9:25-10:10 Integrated, Multi-scale & Spatial-temporal Stem Cell Biology - A Next Step in the Post Genomic Era
Rick Horwitz, Ph.D., Executive Director, Allen Institute for Cell Science, Seattle, WA
10:10-10:55 BREAK AND POSTER SESSION
10:55-11:40 Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells to Model Gastrointestinal Development and Disease
James M. Wells, Ph.D., Director, Basic Research, Division of Endocrinology; Director, Pluripotent Stem Cell Center; Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
11:40-12:00 Rapid Fire Poster Presentations
12:00-1:15 LUNCH AND POSTER SESSION
1:15-2:00 AFTERNOON SESSION MODERATOR:
Sean Palecek, Ph.D., Milton J. and Maude Shoemaker Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI

Engineering Multicellular Organization
Peter Zandstra, Ph.D., University Professor, Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering; Canada Research Chair in Stem Cell Bioengineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2:00-2:45 Blood-Brain Barrier Modeling Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Eric V. Shusta, Ph.D., Howard Curler Distinguished Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
2:45-3:15 BREAK AND POSTER SESSION
3:15-3:45 Precise Gene Editing in Human Pluripotent Stem and T Cells
Krishanu Saha, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering & Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
3:45-4:30 CAR T Cell Therapy Beyond the CD19 Paradigm
Michel Sadelain, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Center for Cell Engineering, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
4:30-4:40 Presentation of Poster Awards & Closing Remarks
William Murphy, Ph.D., Harvey D. Spangler Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering; Co-director, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
4:40-6:00 RECEPTION
Sponsored by Michael Best & Friedrich LLP