Annual Meeting


2018 Annual Meeting Sessions | April 2125, San Diego, CA

  • Synthetic Biology | Sunday April 22, 10am
    Organizer: Peter Stambrook (University of Cinncinatti)

     - Julius Luks, Ph.D., Northwestern University

      Teaching ancient molecules new tricks: unlocking the potential of RNA synthetic biology
    Lulu Qian, Ph.D., Cal Tech
      A cargo-sorting DNA robot
    Peter G. Schultz, Ph.D., Scripps
      Playing with the molecules of life
    Yuval Elani, Ph.D., Imperial College, London
      Engineering membrane-bound microsystems as artificial cells

  • Student-Organized Symposium | Sunday April 22, 1pm
    Organizer: David Boothman (Univerity of Texas Southwestern)

    - Inder Verman, Salk Institute
    - Katia Lamia, Scripps
    - Paul Mischel, UC San Diego

  • Can we Target Aging | Sunday April 22, 3pm
    Organizer: Nir Barzilai (Albert Einstein College of Medicine)

    Judith Campisi, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    - Thomas A Rando, Ph.D., Stanford University
    - Ana Maria Cuervo, Ph.D, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Regenerative Medicine | Monday April 23, 10am
    Organizer: James Kang (Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Sichuan University Medical School)

  • Environmental Health, Biomarkers and Precision Medicine | Monday April 23, 3pm
    Organizer: Bill Slikker (Food and Drug Administration) & Stephania Cormier (University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center)          
    - Kennet Ramos, Ph.D., University of Arizona

      Precision Prevention
    - Russ Altman, MD, PhD
      Impact of Biomarkers on Precision Medicine
    Rob Califf Ph.D., Birmingham University, UK and Codirector and Cofounder of ApconiX
      Minimally-invasive Biomarkers of Neurotoxicity: Application to Drug Development

  • Structural Biology | Tuesday April 24, 10am
    Organizer: Tom Thompson (University of Cincinnati)
    William Weis Ph.D, Stanford University

    - Vince Luca Ph.D., Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
    - Joseph Schlessinger Ph.D., Yale University
    - Mark Lemmon Ph.D., Yale University

  • Novel Antibiotics & Alternatives | Tuesday April 24, 3pm
    Organizer: Dan Hasett (Univeristy of Cincinnatti)