2010 Course Schedule

Last Update: September 8, 2010

Section 1
DATE TIME FACULTY / PRESENTER DESCRIPTION TOPIC/TITLE
Sun. May 2 6:00 PM Heckert/Ascoli Welcome Reception  
Mon. May 3 9:00 AM Leslie Heckert Lecture- Overview Signals, Transcription & the HPG Axis
11:00 AM Jim Marcello Safety Lecture  
1:00 PM Mario Ascoli Lab Introduction  Protocol
7:00 PM Jon Levine Lecture Neuroendocrine Regulation of Reproduction
Tues. May 4 9:00 AM Mario Ascoli Lecture - Overview G Protein & G-Protein Coupled Receptors
[ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3) ]
1:00 PM Mario Ascoli Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Mario Ascoli Research Talk Signaling Pathways that Regulate the Proliferation & Survival of Leydig Cells  [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3) ]
Wed. May 5 9:00 AM Ursula Kaiser Lecture Gonadotropin Regulation [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4) ]
1:00 PM Mario Ascoli Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Steve Hammes Lecture The Many Faces of Nongenomic Androgen Signaling
[ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3) ]
Thurs. May 6 9:00 AM Ken Korach Lecture Differential Physiological Actions of Estrogen: Who's to Blame & Where?
1:00 PM Mario Ascoli Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Ruth Keri Lecture Transcriptional control of mammary gland development and cancer [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4) ]
Fri. May 7 9:00 AM Stephanie Seminara Lecture Genes for Puberty:  A Story Told Through Mice, Monkeys, and Men [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3) ]
1:00 PM Ruth Keri Lab Bioinformatics
7:00 PM Mario Ascoli Lab Wrap-Up / Pizza Party  
Sat. May 8 9:00 AM Leslie Heckert Lecture The Yin and Yang of DMRT1 Function in the Testis
11:00 AM Heckert Lab Introduction  
1:00 PM Heckert Lab  Protocol
Sun. May 9 Free
  Mon. May 10 9:00 AM Lou Guillette Lecture Environmental Contaminants and the Developing Reproductive System: Lessons from Wildlife
[ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
1:00 PM Heckert Lab Protocol  [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4)  (5)  (6)  (7) ]  
7:00 PM Carol Lange Lecture - Overview Nuclear Receptors: Form, Function, and Signaling Crosstalk / MAP Kinase Inputs to Progesterone Receptor Actions in Breast Cancer Models [ Ref:  (1) ]
Tues. May 11 9:00 AM Marco Conti Lecture LH signaling and the EGF network in the ovarian follicle: dissection by genetic and pharmacological approaches [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4)  (5) ]
1:00 PM Heckert Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Flex Time Lab Student Presentations / Lab
Wed. May 12 9:00 AM Lange Research Lecture Research Lecture
1:00 PM Heckert/Lange Lab  Protocol-Heckert  Protocol-Lange
7:00 PM Sergei Tevosian Lecture Control of Mammalian Sexual Development by GATA4 and FOG2 Transcription Factors[ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3) ]
Thurs. May 13 9:00 AM Sally Camper Lecture PITX2 in Pituitary Development
1:00 PM Lange Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Flex Time Chalk Talks / Lab Student Presentations
Fri. May 14 9:00 AM Flex Time Chalk Talks / Lab Student Presentations
1:00 PM Lange Lab  Protocol
7:00 PM Pizza Party/Lab Wrapup Lab Wrap-Up / Pizza Party  
Sat, May 15 Free
Section 2
DATE TIME FACULTY / PRESENTER DESCRIPTION TOPIC/TITLE
Sun. May 16 6:00 PM Sutherland WELCOME RECEPTION OVERVIEW AND PIZZA
Mon. May 17 9:00 AM Asgi Fazleabas Lecture Implantation  [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4)  (5)  (6)
11:00 AM Asgi Fazleabas Lab In Vitro Endometrial Decidualization
      Lab Wrap up
7:00 PM Asgi Fazleabas Lecture Animal Models for Implantation
Tues. May 18 9:00 AM Russell Broaddus Lecture Laser Capture Micro Dissection
11:00 AM Russell Broaddus Lab Laser Capture Micro Dissection
7:00 PM Ann Sutherland Lecture Trophoblast Invasion
Wed. May 19 9:00 AM Reynolds/Redmer Lectrue Angiogenesis
11:00 AM Reynolds/Redmer Lab Angiogenesis Migration Assay
7:00 PM Reynolds Lecture Angiogenesis in the Reproductive System
Thurs. May 20 9:00 AM Larry Reynolds Lecture Angiogenesis
11:00 AM Redmer et al Lab wrap up Angiogenesis
7:00 PM Mike McClure Lecture Grantsmanship
Fri. May 21 9:00 AM Humphrey Yao Lecture Genetic Basis of Sex Differentiation I
2:00 PM Humphrey Yao Lab Manipulation of Embryonic Mouse Gonads
7:00 PM Humphrey Yao Lecture Genetic Basis of Sex Differentiation II
Sat. May 22 9:00 AM Humphrey Yao Lab wrap up Manipulation of Embryonic Mouse Gonads
2:00 PM Barry Hinton Lab Prep Dissections for Organ Culture
7:00 PM FREE    
Sun. May 23 7:00 PM Cook out Cook out  
Mon. May 24 9:00 AM Paul Cooke Lecture Stromal - Epithelial Communication
11:00 AM Paul Cooke Lab Tissue Recombination and Graft Preparation in Kidney Capsule
7:00 PM Paul Cooke Lecture Overview Male Reproduction
Tues. May 25 9:00 AM Paul Cooke Lab wrap up Tissue Recombination and Graft Preparation in Kidney Capsule
2:00 PM Barry Hinton Lecture Epididymal Development and Lab  [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
7:00 PM Prabu Reddi Lecture Transcriptional Regulation of Germ Cell Differentiation
Wed. May 26 9:00 AM Tom Spencer Lecture Placentation [ Ref:  (1) ] 
2:00 PM Tom Spencer Lab Placental Structure [ Ref:  (1) ] 
7:00 PM Tom Spencer Lab wrap up Placental Structure  [ Ref:  (1) ] 
Thurs. May 27 9:00 AM Peggy Petroff Lecture Reproductive Immunology
11:00 AM Peggy Petroff Lab Reproductive Immunology
7:00 PM Peggy Petroff Lab wrap up Reproductive Immunology
Fri. May 28 9:00 AM Franco DeMayo Lecture Genetic Engineering of Mice Strategies
11:00 AM Franco DeMayo Lab DNA Micro Injection and Embryo Transfer
7:00 PM      
Sat. May 29 9:00 AM Franco DeMayo Lecture Analysis of Progesterone Action in the Uterus
11:00 AM Franco DeMayo Lab ES Cell Injection and Genotyping of Mice
7:00 PM Franco DeMayo Lab and Section Wrap up  
Section 3
DATE TIME FACULTY / PRESENTER DESCRIPTION TOPIC/TITLE
Sun. May 30 5:00 PM   Pizza  
6:00 PM Harvey Florman Lecture Introduction/Overview
Mon. May 31 9:00 AM Harvey Florman Lecture Imaging probes and strategies   [ Ref:  (1) ]
11:00 AM David Albertini Lab In vitro oocyte maturation (A/B/C/D)
7:00 PM Rudi Rottenfusser Lecture Microscopy
Tues. June 1 9:00 AM Ina Dobrinski Lecture Spermatogenic stem cells  [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ] 
11:00 AM Ina Dobrinski Lab Spermatogenic stem cell transplantation (A/B)
11:00 AM Paula Cohen Lab Meiosis (C/D)
7:00 PM Paula Cohen Lecture Meiosis [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
Wed. June 2 9:00 AM David Albertini Lecture Oogenesis   [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
11:00 AM Paula Cohen Lab Meiosis (A/B)
11:00 AM Ina Dobrinski Lab Spermatogenic stem cell transplantation (C/D)
7:00 PM David Albertini Lecture Oocyte quality
Thurs. June 3 9:00 AM Martin Matzuk Lecture Spermatogenesis [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
11:00 AM Victor Vacquier Lab Marine fertilization I (A/B)
11:00 AM Runft/Carroll/Terasaki Lab Marine fertilization II (C/D)
7:00 PM Harvey Florman Lecture Fertilization I  [ Ref:  (1) ]
Fri. June 4 9:00 AM Victor Vacquier Luigi Mastroianni Memorial Lecture Jean Dan Memorial Symposium
Laurinda Jaffe
Harvey Florman
Shinya Inoue
2:00 PM Runft/Carroll/Terasaki Lab Marine fertilization II (A/B)
2:00 PM Victor Vacquier Lab Marine fertilization I (C/D)
7:00 PM Victor Vacquier Lecture Fertilization II [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
Sat. June 5 9:00 AM Raphael Fissore Lecture Fertilization III [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
1:00 PM Paula Stein Lecture RNA regulation and fertilization [ Ref:  (1)  (2) ]
Sun. June 6 5:00 PM   Pizza  
7:00 PM Richard Schultz Lecture Molecular mechanisms governing the oocyte-to-embryo transition [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  (4)  (5)  (6) ]   
Mon. June 7 9:00 AM Richard Schultz Lecture "ART procedures and ART outcomes; epigenetic and behavioral sequellae
11:00 AM Raphael Fissore Lab Egg activation (A/B)
11:00 AM Paula Stein Lab ICSI (C/D)
7:00 PM Oliver Rando Lecture Imprinting and epigenetic regulation [ Ref:  (1) ]
Tues. June 8 9:00 AM Gerald Schatten Lecture Stem cells and cloning  [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  ]  
1:00 PM Paula Stein Lab ICSI (A/B)
1:00 PM Raphael Fissore Lab Egg activation (C/D)
 

7:00 PM Renee Reijo Pera Lecture Reproductive stem cells

Wed. June 9 9:00 AM Mary Ann Handel Lecture Genetic models of infertility  [ Ref:  (1)  (2)  (3)  ]    
11:00 AM Raymond Page /
Tanya Dominko
Lecture
Reprogramming somatic cells I
1:00 PM Keith Sutton
Eric Overstrom
Lab Mouse fertilization (A/B)

Somatic cell reprogramming (C/D)

Page, R.L., Micromanipulation techniques for cloning, in Principles of cloning, J. Cibelli, et al., Editors. 2002, Academic Press. p. 155-173.

Page, R.L., et al., Induction of stem cell gene expression in adult human fibroblasts without transgenes. Cloning Stem Cells, 2009. 11(3): p. 417-26.

7:00 PM Jackson Kirkman-Brown Lecture Assisted reproductive technologies
Thurs. June 10 9:00 AM Harvey Florman Lecture Wrap-up session
11:00 AM Raymond Page /
Tanya Dominko
Lecture
Reprogramming somatic cells II
1:00 PM Eric Overstrom
Keith Sutton
Lab Somatic cell reprogramming (A/B)

Page, R.L., Micromanipulation techniques for cloning, in Principles of cloning, J. Cibelli, et al., Editors. 2002, Academic Press. p. 155-173.

Page, R.L., et al., Induction of stem cell gene expression in adult human fibroblasts without transgenes. Cloning Stem Cells, 2009. 11(3): p. 417-26.


Mouse fertilization (C/D)
Fri. June 11 All Day FIR SYMPOSIUM
Sat. June 12 All Day