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NYSTEM Meetings

2014 Keynote Speaker George Daley
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May 10 - May 11, 2016

Keynote Speaker:

Sean Morrison, Ph.D.

Sean Morrison, Ph.D.

Professor of Pediatrics, Director of the Children's Medical Center Research Institute, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

NYSTEM’s 8th Annual Meeting is planned for one and a half days. The meeting will feature a keynote address by Dr. Sean Morrison, from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research. In addition to Dr. Morrison's keynote address, the meeting will include plenary and poster sessions, plus a networking reception.

Poster prizes are increased over past years, three prizes will be awarded:
          - $500 first prize
          - ​$250 second prize
          - $100 third prize

The meeting starts May 10 at 9:00 AM and will continue through an evening poster session and reception.  It will restart at 9:00 AM on May 11 and end at 2:00 PM.


Confirmed Speakers

  • Lawrence Bonassar, Cornell University

  • Thinle Chodon, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

  • Robert Krauss, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • Eirini Papapetrou, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • Isabelle Riviére, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

  • Michel Sadelain, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

  • Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Columbia University


Program Committee

  • Nicole Dubois, Ph.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • Alex Nikitin, M.D., Ph.D., Cornell University

  • Shahin Rafii, M.D., Weill Cornell Medicine

  • Viviane Tabar, M.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Sponsored by:

STEMCELL Technologies