Annual DSCB Symposium

Friday, May 31, 2019
9:30am - 5:00pm
Byers Auditorium Genentech Hall

The Developmental & Stem Cell Biology Graduate Program at UCSF is hosting the Annual DSCB Symposium on Friday, May 31, 2019. All graduate students, faculty and postdocs from Bay Area schools are invited to attend!

Registration is not required.

Annual DSCB Symposium Schedule

9:30 AM Light Breakfast Genentech Hall Atrium
10:00 AM Opening Remarks, Welcome Byers Auditorium
10:05-10:55 AM

Elphege Nora, PhD (UCSF)

Molecular mechanisms of genome folding and long-range transcriptional regulation”
11:00-11:50 AM

Abby Dernburg, PhD (UC Berkeley)

“Regulation of interactions between homologous chromosomes during meiosis”

12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Genentech Hall, Room 114
1:05-1:55 PM

Kim Cooper, PhD (UCSD)

“What big feet you have! Development and evolution of skeletal size and proportion”
2:00-2:50 PM Lucy O’Brien, PhD (Stanford) “How stem cells count”
2:55-3:05 PM Coffee Break Genentech Hall Atrium
3:05-3:55 PM Brian Feldman, MD, PhD (UCSF)

“Stem Cells On Steroids: Using hormonal signals to regulate stem cell activity”

4:05-4:55 PM Alistair Boettiger, PhD (Stanford)

“Tracing chromatin loops with super-resolution in developing embryos”