LFKRI Seminar Series

FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018, 12 PM

"Patient Blood Management in Sickle Cell Disease"
France Pirenne, MD, PhD
Medical and Scientific Director, Etablissement Français du Sang, Créteil, Professor of Hematology, Institut Mondor de Recherche Biomédicale, lNSERM

FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2018, 11 AM
"Barriers and Facilitators to Potential Future Biomedical HIV Prevention Products in Transgender and Cisgender Women" 
Christine Rael, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University
THURSday, FEBRUARY 22, 2018, 11 AM

"Role of Tissue Factor in Hemostasis, Thrombosis and Viral Infections"
Nigel Mackman, PhD, FAHA
John C. Parker
Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Co-Director of the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

MONday, DECEMBER 4, 2017, 11 AM

"Armored Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cells for Solid Tumor Malignancies"
Oladapo Yeku, MD, PhD
Medical Oncology Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

THURSday, NOVEMber 30, 2017, 11 AM

"Type 1 Interferons Promote Alloimmune Responses to Transfused RBC Antigens"
David Gibbs, MD, PhD
Transfusion Medicine/Blood Bank Fellow, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yale University

TueSday, NOVEMber 28, 2017, 11 AM

"Stem Cell-Derived Megakaryocytes Tool for Translational Research and Source of Cellular Therapies"
Camelia Iancu-Rubin, PhD
Associate Professor, Scientific Director, Hematological Malignancies Tissue Bank, Tisch Cancer Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

monday, NOVEMber 20, 2017, 11 AM

"Investigations into the AML Cell Surfaceome"
Fabiana Perna, MD, PhD
Senior Research Scientist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

THURSday, NOVEMber 16, 2017, 11 AM

"Insights into Immune Defects in Rag-deficiency and Stem Cell Collections for Gene Therapy in Sickle Cell Anemia"
John Manis, MD
Associate Director of Transfusion Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

THURSday, october 12, 2017, 11 AM

"Heterogeneity Assays and Platelet Lysate: Challenges and Chances for Stem Cell Therapies Development"
Richard Schaefer, MD
Head of Department Cell Therapeutics & Cell Processing, German Red Cross, Goethe-University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany

THURSday, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017, 11 AM

"Exploring the Human Microbiome"
Tao Ding, PhD
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Biology, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University

monday, AUGUST 21, 2017, 11 AM

"Inflammasomes and Danger Signals during Infection by Intracellular Pathogens"
David M. Ojcius, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of the Pacific,Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

monday, july 24, 2017, 2 pM

"Inflammatory Modulation of the Bone Marrow Hematopoietic Niche"
Leslie E. Silberstein, MD
Director, Joint Program in Transfusion Medicine, Professor, Harvard Medical School

THURSday, july 20, 2017, 11 AM

"Dickkopf-1: The Wnt Antagonist Becomes a Novel Immunomodulator"
Wook-Jin Chae, PhD
Associate Research Scientist, Department of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine

monday, july 17, 2017, 1 pm

“Making Platelets In Vitro from Pluripotent Stem Cells: Going Beyond Transfusion and Blood Clotting”
Cedric Ghevaert, MD, PhD
Consultant Hematologist, Senior Lecturer in Transfusion Medicine, Department of Hematology, University of Cambridge, UK

thursday, may 18, 2017, 11 am

“The Mechanism of Action of Anti-D in Preventing Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn: What Do We Really Know?”
Alan H. Lazarus, PhD
Scientist, St. Michael's Hospital and Canadian Blood Services, Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto

wednesday, april 5, 2017, 1 pm

“Genetics and Metabolomics of Blood Storage”
James C. Zimring, MD, PhD
Director and Chief Scientific Officer, BloodworksNW Research Institute, Professor, Department of Lab Medicine and Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine

thursday, march 2, 2017, 11 am

“Insights into ZIKV Epidemiology, Diagnostics and Pathogenesis from Studies of Blood Donors and Recipients”
Michael Busch, MD, PhD
Director and VP, Research and Scientific Affairs, Blood Systems Research Institute

thursday, february 16, 2017, 11 am

“Engineering of Complex Tissues - New Possibilities for Drug Development and Regenerative Medicine”
Jan Hansmann, PhD
Group Leader, University Hospital of Würzburg, Fraunhofer Institute of Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology

Tuesday, January 3, 2016

"The Role of Heme and Iron in Vascular Dysfunction and Inflammation: Lesson from Iron Overload Disorders”
Francesca Vinchi, PhD
Heidelberg University Hospital & EMBL

Friday, December 16, 2016

“Predictive Modeling of Infectious Disease Severity in Animals and Human Cohorts Using a Systems Biology Approach”
Elodie Ghedin, PhD
New York University

"What Happens When Nucleated Cells are Killed by Complement? Explorations in Four-Color Movies"
Robert P. Taylor, PhD
University of Virginia Health Science Center

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