February 2, 2021 CHOP Cell and Gene Therapy Clinical Training Program "Cell Based Gene Therapies: Non-malignant" (S. Rivella)
March 9, 2021 Hematopoietic Stem Cells: Biology, Disease, And Therapy Penn IRM (Institute for Regenerative Medicine): "Gene therapy using HSC: successes and challenges" (S. Rivella)
March 18-19, 2021 The Virtual Conference on Challenges in Hematology (C-Hem2021) "Gene Therapy for Hemoglobinopathies: Where We Stand" (S. Rivella)
June 9-17, 2021 EHA 2021 Congress SWG: Red cells and iron; Novel therapies in hemoglobin induction: "Gene therapy strategies to Express Curative Hemoglobins" (S. Rivella)
July 31, August 1-6 2021 Cell Biology of Metals GRC/GRS "TBD" (S. Rivella)
October 6, 2021 CCEH Virtual Meet-the-Expert Seminar Series “Hemoglobinopathies, challenges and therapeutic approaches” (S. Rivella)
The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
Caroline Philpott, PhD (NIH): "Mischief managed: chaperoning iron through cells and tissues"
Francesca Vinchi, PhD (NYBC) "Iron-mediated control of macrophage plasticity in health and disease"
Jim Bieker, PhD, (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai): "Mechanisms of erythroid transcription and differentiation control by EKLF/KLF1"
Janis Abkowitz, MD, (University of Washington): “The pathophysiology of Diamond Blackfan Anemia (DBA) and myelodysplatic syndrom (MDS)”
Adam Goldfarb, MD, (University of Virginia School of Medicine): "Deciphering Specialized Pathways for Erythroid Iron Sensing and Metabolism"
Gregg L. Semenza, MD, PhD (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine): “Oxygen and Erythropoiesis”
Daniel Starczynowski, PhD, (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital): "Role of innate immune signaling in myelodsyplasia"
Robert F. Paulson, PhD, (Penn State University) "Regulation of stress erythropoiesis by inflammation"
Todd Evans, (Weill Cornell Medicine): “Epignetic reglation of embryonic hematopoiesis by TET proteins”
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
October 22-23, 2020 Red Cell Club Meeting
October 15–16, 2020 East to West iron Club
June 11-14, 2020 EHA in Frankfurt
May 12-15, 2020 ASGCT in Boston
Dec 3-4, 2019 Sanofi iAward in Boston
Dec 7-10, 2019 ASH in San Diego
Nov 6-9, 2019 EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Red Cell & Iron in Madrid
Oct 24-24, 2019 E2W Iron Club in New York
Dec 3-7, 2016 58th ASH Annual Meeting in San Diego
Sept 13, 2017 Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer
May 7-11, 2017 IBIS/BioIron in Los Angeles
July 23-28, 2017 Gordon conference: Metals in Physiology and Disease in West Dover, VT
Febr 2-4, 2017 Red Cells and Iron - Scientific Working Group of the European Hematology Association (EHA) in Barcelona
Oct 25-26, 2017 EWIC 2017
Dec 9-12, 2017 ASH 2017
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
March 15-17, 2019 ESH-Erythropoiesis Control and Ineffective Erythropoiesis in Budapest
May 5-10, 2019 IBIS/Bioiron in Heidelberg
Oct 12-12, 2019 Red Cell Club Meeting in Rochester