Meet the Experts Lunches

The ISSCR is pleased to host the popular "Meet the Experts" lunches for trainee members registered for the ISSCR 2015 Annual Meeting. Spread over two days, this event offers the opportunity to meet with stem cell research experts over lunch. To select the expert you would like to sit with, click here to modify your registration. Additional information on the experts can be found by clicking on their names below. 

Thursday, 25 June

Table 1, Karen Adelman, PhD
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, United States


Table 2, Robin Ali, PhD, FMedSci
University College London, United Kingdom

Table 3, Kari K. Alitalo, MD, PhD
University of Helsinki, Molecular and Cancer Biology Lab, Finland

Table 4, Nathalie Le Bot, PhD
Nature, United Kingdom

Table 5, Chad Cowan, PhD, HSCRB
Harvard University, United States

Table 6, Allen Eaves, MD, PhD, FRCPC
STEMCELL Technologies Inc, Canada

Table 7, Kevin C. Eggan, PhD
Harvard University, United States

Table 8, Amanda Fisher, PhD, FRS
Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Table 9, Fred H. Gage, PhD
Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA

Table 10, Stephen Huhn, MD
StemCells, Inc., United States

Table 11, Jürgen Knoblich, PhD
IMBA-Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Austria

Table 12, Michael May, PhD
Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM), USA

Table 13, Cristina Lo Celso, PhD
Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Table 14, Charles Murry, MD, PhD
United States

Table 15, Hiromitsu Nakauchi, MD, PhD
University of Tokyo, Japan

Table 16, Duanqing Pei, PhD
Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine & Health CAS, China

Table 17, Carla Kim, PhD
Children's Hospital Stem Cell Program, United States

Table 18, András Simon, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Table 19, Deborah Sweet, PhD
Cell Press, USA

Table 20, Sowmya Viswanathan, PhD
University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, Canada

Table 21, Juan Carlos Zúñiga-Pflücker, PhD
Department of Immunology University of Toronto, Canada

Table 22, Masayo Takahashi, MD, PhD
RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Kobe Institute, Japan

Friday, 26 June

Table 1, George Q. Daley, MD, PhD
Boston Children's Hospital, USA


Table 2, Connie J. Eaves, PhD, FRS(C)
Terry Fox Lab BC Cancer Agency, Canada

Table 3, Paul S. Frenette, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, United States

Table 4, Steven A. Goldman, MD, PhD
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Table 5, Magdalena Götz, PhD
Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany

Table 6, Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD
Howard Hughes Med Institute & Harvard Medical School, United States

Table 7, Hans Keirstead, PhD
NeoStem Oncology, United States

Table 8, Carla Kim, PhD - MOVED TO THURSDAY

Table 9, Robert Langer, ScD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States

Table 10, Katarina Le Blanc, MD, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Table 11, Natascha Bushati, PhD
Nature Cell Biology, United Kingdom

Table 12, Hanna K A Mikkola, MD, PhD
University of California, Los Angeles, United States

Table 13, Barbara Pauly, PhD
Embo Reports, Germany

Table 14, Allan Robins, PhD
ViaCyte, Inc, United States

Table 15, Erika Sasaki, PhD
Central Inst for Experimental Animals, Japan

Table 16, Masayo Takahashi, MD, PhD
MOVED TO THURSDAY

Table 17, Fuchou Tang, PhD
Peking University, China

Table 18, David Traver, PhD
University of California, San Diego, United States

Table 19, Ann Tsukamoto, PhD
StemCells, Inc., United States

Table 20, Joanna Wysocka, PhD
Stanford University, United States

Table 21, Thomas P. Zwaka, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Table 22, Shahin Rafii, MD
Cornell Medical College, United States