Minisymposia Co-Chairs by Track

Cells in Distress and Disease

  • Margarida M. Barroso, Albany Medical College
  • Fei Geng, McMaster University, Canada
  • Paramita M. Ghosh, University of California Davis
  • Anna Greka, Harvard Medical School / Brigham and Women's Hospital / Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
  • Mark A. LaBarge, City of Hope
  • James Olzmann, University of California, Berkeley and Chan Zuckerberg Biohub
  • Suzanne Marie Ponik, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Jenifer Prosperi, Indiana University School of Medicine - South Bend and University of Notre Dame
  • Partha Roy, University of Pittsburgh
  • Tomeka Suber, University of Pittsburgh

Cellular Dynamics

  • Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan, EMBL Australia Node in Single Molecule Science, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Ori Avinoam, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Shirin Bahmanyar, Yale University
  • Julie A. Brill, The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada
  • Breann Brown, Vanderbilt University
  • Danfeng Cai, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Sandra E. Encalada, Scripps Research
  • Jonathan Friedman, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Ekaterina Grishchuk, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • Tomohito Higashi, Fukushima Medical University
  • Siddhartha S. Jana, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India
  • Hong Liu, Tulane School of Medicine
  • Binyam Mogessie, University of Bristol, UK and Yale University
  • Sonya Neal, University of California, San Diego
  • Fede Pelisch, University of Dundee, UK
  • Weihong Qiu, Oregon State University
  • Stefanie Redemann, University of Virginia, School of Medicine
  • Alvaro Sagasti, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Nava Segev, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Eric Adam Vitriol, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University

Cellular Genome

  • Thelma Escobar, University of Washington
  • Sean E. Hanlon, National Institutes of Health
  • Aaron F. Straight, Stanford University
  • Dileep Varma, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Communal Cell

  • Ginger Hunter, Clarkson University
  • Dorothy Lerit, Emory University
  • Saikat Mukhopadhyay, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Daniel Rios, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • Kandice Tanner, National Cancer Institute, NIH
  • Jennifer Zenker, Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI), Monash University, Australia

Physical Cell

  • Lindsay Case, MIT
  • Jan Lammerding, Cornell University
  • Keren Lasker, The Scripps Research Institute
  • Michelle Peckham, University of Leeds, UK
  • Hawa-Racine Thiam, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH
  • Iva Tolić, RBI, Zagreb, Croatia

Signaling and Metabolism

  • Peter Kent Jackson, Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Sunil Laxman, Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (inStem), India
  • Wilhelm Palm, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
  • Nuno Raimundo, Penn State University
  • Malavika (Mali) Raman, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Hongying (Hoy) Shen, Yale University

Specialized Cell and Evolution

  • Gautam Dey, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
  • Shermali D. Gunawardena, SUNY-Buffalo
  • Peri Kurshan, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Masayuki Onishi, Duke University

Education Minisymposium: Silver Linings: Responsive Teaching through Major Transitions and Beyond

  • Stephanie Levi Blumer, Oakton Community College
  • Kimberly Baker, University of Indianapolis