25-26 Oct EWIC 2017
9-12 Dec ASH 2017
14-17 June EHA 2018
The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
October 4, 2018, Gregg L. Semenza, MD, PhD (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine): “Oxygen and Erythropoiesis”.
November 29, 2017, Daniel Starczynowski, PhD, (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital)
January 17, 2018, Robert F. Paulson, PhD, (Penn State University)
January 31, 2018, Todd Evans, (Weill Cornell Medicine): “Epignetic reglation of embryonic hematopoiesis by TET proteins”
February 21, 2018, Janis Abkowit, MD, (University of Washington): “The pathophysiology of Diamond Blackfa Anemia (DBA) and myelodysplatic syndrom (MDS)”
February 28, 2018, Adam Goldfarb, MD, (University of Virginia School of Medicine)
March 14, 2018, James Bieker, PhD, (Mt. Sinai School of Medicine)
Recent past events
2017, The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
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
Sept 13, 2017 Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer
May 7-11, 2017 IBIS/BioIron in Los Angeles
July 2017 Gordon conference: Metals in Biology
December 3-7, 2016 58th ASH Annual Meeting in San Diego