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15th Annual Gene Therapy Symposium for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases
Focus Topic: Precision Medicine
November 16 - 18, 2016 - Sonoma, California

Program

 
 

Bruce A. Sullenger, Ph.D. Thursday, November 17, 2016

Keynote Speaker

  • Bruce A. Sullenger, Ph.D. (Duke University)
    “Precisely Controlling Blood Coagulation with Antithrombotic Aptamers and Antidotes”

Session I 

  • Brian D. Brown, Ph.D. (Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
    “Investigating T Cell and Stem Cell Interactions”
  • Mark A. Kay, M.D., Ph.D. (Stanford University)
    “Novel rAAVs for Classical Gene Therapy and Genome Editing”
  • Theresa M. Reineke, Ph.D. (University of Minnesota)
    “Polymer Vehicles for Cellular and In vivo Delivery of Nucleic Acids”

Brian D. Brown, Ph.D.   Mark A. Kay, M.D., Ph.D.   Theresa M. Reineke, Ph.D.

Student/Fellow Presentations and Poster Session - Link to Information

Session II   

  • Larry W. Kwak, M.D., Ph.D. (City of Hope National Medical Center)
    “A Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Strategy for Precision Medicine”
  • Eirini Papapetrou, M.D., Ph.D. (Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
    “Dissecting the Contributions of Cooperating Cancer Gene Mutations to Phenotype and Drug Susceptibility with Patient-Derived iPSCs”
  • Edgardo Rodriguez, Ph.D. (University of Florida)
    “AAV-based Precision Approaches to Neurodegenerative Disease”

Larry W. Kwak, M.D., Ph.D.   Eirini Papapetrou, M.D., Ph.D.   Edgardo Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Matthew H. Porteus, M.D., Ph.D. “Practical Strategies”: Genome Editing and Precision Medicine

  • Matthew H. Porteus, M.D., Ph.D. (Stanford University)


 

Jacuzzi Family Vineyards


Friday, November 18, 2016

Benjamin L. Franc, M.D.

Mini-Workshop: “Precision Imaging ”

  • Benjamin L. Franc, M.D. (University of California, San Francisco)
    “Precision Imaging in Precision Medicine”

Session III

  • Jennifer E. Adair, Ph.D. (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center)
    “Expanding the Availability of Cell and Gene Therapy to Address Global Health Burdens”

  • Tippi C. MacKenzie, M.D. (University of California, San Francisco)
    “Precision Medicine for Maternal-Fetal Health”

  • Joseph G. Hacia, Ph.D. (University of Southern California)
    “Quantitative Cell Image-based High Content Screening Identifies Small Molecules that Rescue Peroxisome Assembly Defects in Cells from Patients with Zellweger Spectrum Disorder”

•Jennifer E. Adair, Ph.D.   Tippi C. MacKenzie, M.D.   Joseph G. Hacia, Ph.D.

Student/Fellow Presentations and Poster Session - Link to Information

Session IV

  • Brigitte Gomperts, M.D. (University of California, Los Angeles)
    “Three-Dimensional Bioengineered Lung Tissue for Personalized Disease Modeling”

  • Paul B. McCray, M.D. (University of Iowa)
    “Precision Medicine and Cystic Fibrosis: CRISPR/Cas9 Editing of Two Different Classes of CFTR Mutations”

Brigitte Gomperts, M.D.   Paul B. McCray, M.D.

 

Supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health (NIH). Additional support provided by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; NIH; UC Davis Office of Research; and the UC Davis Clinical and Translational Science Center.