2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Keynote Session: Novel Treatment/Preventive Aspects for Salivary Gland Dysfunction
Mariane Martinez (Rice University, USA)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Olga Baker (University of Utah School of Dentistry, USA) "Resolution of Salivary Gland Inflammation"
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Development/Regeneration and Progenitor Cells
Christina Maruyama (University of Utah, USA)
7:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Harleen Athwal (University of Michigan School of Dentsitry, USA) "The Role of SOX10 in Epithelial KIT+ Salivary Gland Stem/Progenitor cells"
7:45 pm - 7:50 pm
7:50 pm - 8:05 pm
Kara DeSantis (University at Albany, SUNY, USA) "Retinoic Acid Receptor Isoforms Reciprocally Control Proliferation of Cytokeratin 5-Positive Salivary Epithelial Cells"
8:05 pm - 8:10 pm
8:10 pm - 8:25 pm
Aaron Mattingly (University of California, San Francisco, USA) "Neuregulin-1/ERBB3 Signaling Is Essential for Mouse Salivary Gland Development and Acinar Cell Formation"
8:25 pm - 8:30 pm
8:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Sarah Pringle (University of Groningen, The Netherlands) "Exhaustion of Salivary Gland Stem Cells Causes Hyposalivation in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome"
8:45 pm - 8:50 pm
8:50 pm - 9:05 pm
Cecilia Rocchi (University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands) "Influence of Hippo Pathway on Salivary Gland Stem Cells Regenerative Potential"
9:05 pm - 9:10 pm
9:10 pm - 9:25 pm
Lionel Berthoin (University of California, San Francisco, USA) "Deciphering the Mechanisms of Aging in the Salivary Gland"
9:25 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Disease and Tissue Engineering Approaches
Tathyane Teshima (University of Sao Paulo, Brazil)
9:00 am - 9:15 am
Ana Caroline Costa da Silva (National Institutes of Health, USA) "Immunobiology of Labial Minor Salivary Gland Injury in the Pathogenesis of Oral cGVHD"
9:15 am - 9:20 am
9:20 am - 9:35 am
Kimberly Jasmer-McDonald (University of Missouri, USA) "Exploring the Role of P2Y2 Nucleotide Receptors (P2Y2Rs) in a Novel Autoimmune Mouse Model of Sjögren's Syndrome"
9:35 am - 9:40 am
9:40 am - 9:55 am
Kihoon Nam (University of Utah School of Dentistry, USA) "L1 Peptide-Conjugated Fibrin Hydrogels Promote Salivary Gland Regeneration"
9:55 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Abeer Shaalan (King's College London, United Kingdom) "TLR3 Mediated Injury and Dysfunction in Salivary Glands"
10:15 am - 10:20 am
10:20 am - 10:35 am
Jomy Varghese (University of Rochester, USA) "Tracking siRNA-Treated Submandibular Gland Cell Fate and Function via Co-Delivery of 4-Hydroxytamoxifen"
10:35 am - 10:40 am
10:40 am - 10:55 am
Danielle Wu (Rice University, USA) "Differentiation of Salivary Human Stem/Progenitor Cells and Pedigrees in Bioactive Hydrogels"
10:55 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: Career Discussion Panel
A panel of three senior scientists in the field, Olga Baker (University of Utah), Rachel Ettinger (MedImmune) and Sarah Knox (University of California, San Francisco), will briefly introduce themselves and their career trajectories, followed by a chance for the GRS attendees to ask the panel questions regarding "How to balance research for either an academic or industry career".
Elaine Emmerson (University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Balancing Industry and Academia
Olga Baker (University of Utah School of Dentistry, USA)
Rachel Ettinger (MedImmune, USA)
Sarah Knox (UCSF, USA)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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