A seminar series entitled “Topics in Organogenesis” offers lectures by University of Michigan faculty and invited speakers from outside of the University. All outside speakers are guests of the Center for Organogenesis. The Center is also actively involved in co-sponsoring invited speakers with various departments within the University. 
The 2017 Seminar and Translational Cross-Talk Schedule can be found below. 


All seminars are held at 4:00pm in the BSRB Seminar Rooms, unless otherwise noted*  


Monday, February 27th 2017

Translational Cross-Talk:

Yuji Mishina, Ph.D., Professor of Dentistry, Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences,

University of Michigan.

Benjamin Levi, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Michigan.

Role of BMP Signaling in Trauma and Development

 Monday, March 6th 2017

Mayumi Ito, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Departments of Dermatology and Cell Biology, NYU School of Medicine.

Epithelial Stem Cells in Regeneration

 Monday, March 13th 2017

Stacey Huppert, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.

Molecular Factors Regulating Hepatic Cell Identity

 Monday, February 13th 2017   

Translational Cross-Talk:

Daniel Lucas-Alcaraz, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology,

University of Michigan.

Ivan Maillard, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan.

 Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Development and Disease 

Monday, April 17th 2017

Translational Cross-Talk:

Lei Lei, Ph.D., Assistant Profess of Cell & Developmental Biology,

University of Michigan.

Ariella Shikanov, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Macromolecular Science and Engineering, University of Michigan.

Development and Regeneration of Reproductive Tissue and Fertility

 Monday, May 1st 2017

Fernando Carmago, Ph.D.

Professor, Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University.

In vivo Stem Cell Clonal Dynamics

*Danto Auditorium*