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Placenta Symposium 2017: Connecting People and Promoting Growth

Placenta Symposium 2017:

Connecting People and Promoting Growth

July 27-28, 2017

Location:

Hogness Auditorium (HSB A-420), Magnuson Health Science Building
University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195

Registration form.

 

Submit abstracts.

Day 1 – July 27th 2017

Session 1. Anatomy and Pathology, Organizer: Mary Wallingford (UW Department of Bioengineering)

8am-8:30am

Placental Anatomy and Pathology – Gail Deutsch (Seattle Children’s Hospital)

8:30am-9:15am

Preeclampsia – Where are we? –Tom Easterling (UW Medicine)

9:15am-9:35am

Microchimerism a Predictive Risk Factor for Infection – Whitney Harrington (UW Department of Peds / Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases),

9:35am-9:50am

MORNING BREAK

9:50am-10:05am

Student/Postdoc Talk 1: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

10:05am-10:20am

Student/Postdoc Talk 2: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

10:20am-10:40am

Workshop: ZIKV as an Emerging Threat – TBD

10:40am-11am

Workshop: Placenta Specimen Collection SOP – Donald Chaffin (GAPPS)

11am-Noon

LUNCH BREAK

Session 2. Data-driven Approaches to Placenta Research, Organizer: Alison Paquette (ISB, Seattle)

Noon-12:30pm

Placental Genomics in the Context of Fetal Development – Wendy Robinson (UBC)

12:30pm-1pm

Gene Expression Profiling and Preeclampsia Subclasses – TBD

1pm-1:30pm

Trophoblast Development and Cancer – Nandor Gabor Than (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

1:30pm-1:45pm

Student/Postdoc Talk 1: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

1:45pm-2:05pm

Student/Postdoc Talk 2: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

2:05pm-2:35pm

Workshop: Patient-Centric Gestational Hypertensive Disorders Research – Eleni Tsigas (Preeclampsia Foundation)

2:35pm-2:55pm

Workshop: Harnessing ‘Omics to Interrogate Placental Function and Pathologies- Alison Paquette

2:55pm-3:15pm

AFTERNOON BREAK

3:15pm-4:15pm

Student/Postdoc Poster Session – Presenters selected through abstract submissions

4:15pm-5pm

Structured Networking Session – “Meet the Professor” Roundtable Discussion for Trainees

Day 2 – July 28th, 2017

Session 3. Pharmaceutics/Transport, Organizer: Qingcheng Mao (UW Pharmaceutics)

8am-8:30am

PBPK Modeling to Predict Exposure to Drugs, Xenobiotics – Jash Unadkat (UW Pharmaceutics)

8:30am-9am

Placental Transport and Metabolism of Drugs and Xenobiotics– Qingcheng Mao (UW Pharm.)

9am-9:30am

Workshop: Human Placenta-on-a-Chip workshop – Ed Kelly (UW Pharmaceutics)

9:30am-9:45am

Student/Postdoc Talk 1: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

9:45am-10am

Student/Postdoc Talk 2: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

10am-10:15am

MORNING BREAK

Session 4. Biomarkers, Organizer: Manjiri Dighe (UW Medicine Radiology)

10:15am-10:45am

Placenta Imaging – Catherine Limperopoulos (CHOP, Philadelphia),

10:45am-11:15am

TBD

11:15am-11:45am

Exosomes – Speaker to be confirmed

11:45am-Noon

Student/Postdoc Talk 1: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

Noon-12:15pm

Student/Postdoc Talk 2: Speaker to be selected from submitted abstracts

12:15am-1pm

 

LUNCH BREAK

1pm-1:45pm

Workshop: Ultrasound Patterns – Manjiri Dighe (UW Medicine Radiology)

1:45pm-2:15pm

Workshop: Stress in Pregnancy – Martin Frasch (UW Medicine OBGYN)

2:30-3pm

Closing Remarks and Next Steps

3pm-4pm

Social Networking Event, TBA

Sponsors:

  • The March of Dimes
  • UW Medicine Department of Radiology
  • UW Medicine Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • UW Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutics