Junior Investigators Committee

The Junior Investigator Committee represents and promotes the interests of young independent investigators and young aspiring stem cell researchers (postdocs and medical and graduate students) to foster networking and to augment meeting attendance through travel grants, and merit awards for young PIs.

Chair: Akitsu Hotta, Ph.D.
CiRA, Kyoto Univ

Chair: Leanne Jones, PhD
University of California-Los Angeles


Akitsu Hotta, Ph.D. - Chair
CiRA, Kyoto Univ
Leanne Jones, PhD - Chair
University of California-Los Angeles
Andrea Ditadi, PhD - Member
McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Valentina Greco, PhD - Member
Yale Medical School
Garrett Heffner, PhD - Member
Bluebird Bio
Keisuke Kaji, PhD - Member
MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Sacha Prashad, BS - Member
Valeria Roca, PhD - Member
Fundacion Instituto Leloir
Julia Tischler, PhD - Member
Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute