Events

Upcoming Regeneration Next & Community Events

ISSCR Annual Meeting
June 20-23, 2018, Melbourne, Australia
For more information, abstract submission, and registration>

13th International Zebrafish Conference
June 20-24, 2018, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The conference will include numerous opportunities to share results from the latest zebrafish research and inform participants about the newest advances and cutting-edge zebrafish research tools and technologies. More information here>

Third Annual Regeneration Next retreat
Keynote Speaker: George Daley, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard University (past president of International Society for Stem Cell research)
October 25, 2018 – save the date!
Trent Semans Center, Duke University

Past events

Postdoc Social – Regeneration Next & Cell Biology
Guest: Dr. Vann Bennett, Dept of Biochemistry
Date: Feb 20th, 2018
Time: 4pm-6pm (Joining and/or leaving midway is welcome)
Location: French Science Hallway and Patio
All postdoctoral fellows are welcome
Refreshments provided, no RSVP needed!

Seminar – Dr. Valentina Greco, Yale University
“Capturing principles of tissue dynamics and function by live imaging”
4pm, Feb 21, 2018
Nanaline Duke 147
DSCB Colloquium series, no RSVP needed

Seminar – Dr. James Martin, Baylor University
Hippo signaling in heart regeneration
2pm, Mar 5, 2018
Nanaline Duke 147
No RSVP needed

What is a Chalk Talk and how do you give one? An informal discussion with Don FoxKen Poss, and Debby Silver
Friday, Dec 8th, 2017, 9 – 10 am
Trent Semans Classroom 4

Regeneration Next Faculty Chalk Talk
The Regeneration Next-sponsored series of faculty chalk talks is intended for faculty members to interact, share new research ideas, and receive peer feedback. All faculty members interested in this informal series are invited to attend. To volunteer to give a future talk, please email Sharlini Sankaran

Faculty Chalk Talk: Sarah Goetz, Ph.D.
Cilia regulation in development and disease
May 16, 2018, 12-1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building
The Regeneration Next-sponsored series of faculty chalk talks is intended for faculty members to interact, share new research ideas, and receive peer feedback. Open to all interested faculty members.

Triangle Fly Forum
May 22, 2018, Trent Semans Center, Duke University
Keynote: Dr. Eric Wieschaus, Princeton University, Nobel Laureate
The Triangle Fly Symposium is a student and post-doc organized and run research conference dedicated to improving collaboration and sharing results between the many Drosophila labs in North Carolina’s Research Triangle. More information and free registration>

Speaker: Colleen Wu, Orthopaedics, Duke University
Dec 6, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Speaker: Xiling Shen, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
Oct 18, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Speaker:  Ken Poss, Cell Biology, Duke University
Sep 13, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Speaker: Purushothama Rao Tata, Cell Biology, Duke University
Collective tissue migration during regeneration
June 7, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Regulation of gene expression by lncRNA-mediated epigenetic mechanisms and nuclear structure
Speaker: Eda Yildirim, Cell Biology, Duke University
May 3, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Quantitative approaches to embryogenesis and regeneration
Speaker: Stefano DiTalia, Cell Biology, Duke University
March 15, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

HUGE cells and inter-organ communication during tissue injury
Speaker: Don Fox, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Jan 11, 2017 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Creating cartilage: Articular, physeal, and why it matters
Speaker: Ben Alman, MD, Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, Co-Director of Regeneration Next Initiative
Nov 30, 2016 at 1pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building

Subgroup meetings

Regeneration Next Cardiovascular subgroup meeting
September 18, 2017, 10 am – 12pm
465 Sands Building
To be added to this subgroup, please email Sharlini Sankaran

Regeneration Next Epithelial subgroup meeting
October 16, 2017, 2  – 5 pm
384 Nanaline Duke Building
To be added to this subgroup, please email Sharlini Sankaran

Annual Retreat

Regeneration Next Annual Retreat Nov 3, 2017
Trent Semans Center
Retreat keynote speaker: Dr. Connie Cepko, Bullard Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience, Harvard Medical School, and HHMI Investigator


TSCHE1October 4th, 2016
About 150 attendees enjoyed the first Regeneration Next Annual retreat, held at the Trent Semans Center at Duke University, Durham on Oct 4th.
Agenda and photos here

 

Regeneration Next directors (L-R): Nenad Bursac, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Ben Alman, MD Professor & Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dave Sherwood, PhD, Associate Professor of Biology, Ken Poss, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology & Biology

Regeneration Next directors (L-R): Nenad Bursac, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Ben Alman, MD, Professor & Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dave Sherwood, PhD, Associate Professor of Biology, Ken Poss, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology & Biology

Over 200 faculty, staff, fellows and students attended the Regeneration Next Launch and Community meeting on January 28, 2016 at the Trent Semans Center. View more photos from the event here.