May 4-6, 2018 Third International Conference on Erythrocyte Biology in China in Zhengzhou
May 16-19, 2018 ASGCT in Chicago
June 14-17, 2018 EHA in Stockholm
Oct 31-Nov 3, 2018 Brazilian Congress of Hematology, Hemotherapy and Cell Therapy – HEMO in Sao Paulo
Dec 1-4, 2018 ASH in San Diego
The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
TBD, 2018, James Bieker, PhD, (Mt. Sinai School of Medicine)
Recent past events
2017-2018, The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
Gregg L. Semenza, MD, PhD (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine): “Oxygen and Erythropoiesis”.
Daniel Starczynowski, PhD, (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital)
Robert F. Paulson, PhD, (Penn State University)
Todd Evans, (Weill Cornell Medicine): “Epignetic reglation of embryonic hematopoiesis by TET proteins”
Janis Abkowit, MD, (University of Washington): “The pathophysiology of Diamond Blackfa Anemia (DBA) and myelodysplatic syndrom (MDS)”
Adam Goldfarb, MD, (University of Virginia School of Medicine)
James Palis, MD (University of Rochester Medical Center): "Making blood before a blood stem cell".
Saghi Ghaffari, MD (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai): "Mitochondria in the Regulation of Blood-Forming Stem and Progenitor Cells; a FOXO3 Perspective".
Amit Verma, MD: "Therapeutic targeting of Myelodysplastic syndromes".
Attended meetings and presentations
Oct 25-26, 2017 EWIC in Cincinnati
Dec 9-12, 2017 ASH in Atlanta
Sept 13, 2017 Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer in Florence
May 7-11, 2017 IBIS/BioIron in Los Angeles
July 23-28, 2017 Gordon conference: Metals in Physiology and Disease in West Dover, VT
December 3-7, 2016 58th ASH Annual Meeting in San Diego
February 2-4, 2017 Red Cells and Iron - Scientific Working Group of the European Hematology Association (EHA) - Barcelona