14-17 June EHA 2018
The Penn-CHOP Blood Center Seminar series; speakers invited by Dr. Rivella:
February 21, 2018, Janis Abkowitz, MD, (University of Washington): “The pathophysiology of Diamond Blackfan Anemia (DBA) and myelodysplatic syndrom (MDS)”
February 28, 2018, Adam Goldfarb, MD, (University of Virginia School of Medicine): "Deciphering Specialized Pathways for Erythroid Iron Sensing and Metabolism"
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): "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
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 2017 Gordon conference: Metals in Biology
Oct 25-26, 2017 EWIC 2017
Dec 9-12, 2017 ASH 2017