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Exchanging discoveries and promoting new ideas

We organize and host the Stem & PRogenitor Cell INterest Group (SPRING) series.These meetings occur on a bi-weekly basis on Wednesdays at 9:00 am throughout the academic year and enable faculty members, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to present and discuss work in progress. The meetings will be held in 9455 MRB IV.


August 23:  Faculty Only Town Hall Meeting

September 6:  Emily Hodges, Ph.D.
“Understanding how DNA methylation mediates enhancer function to drive cellular phenotypes”

September 20:  Jonathan Kropski, Ph.D.
 “Lung epithelial repair in pulmonary fibrosis”

October 4:  Justin Farry, Jennifer Peek – Grad Students, Woodard Lab

October 18: Nick Negretti, Ph.D. – Postdoctoral Fellow, Sucre Lab

November 1:  Neal Dani, Ph.D.

November 15:  Vivian Gama, Ph.D.

November 29:  Gregor Neuert, Ph.D.

December 13:  Guoqiang Gu, Ph.D. and Leesa Sampson, Ph.D.