October 18–19, 2022
The Rockefeller University

Keynote Speakers

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Janet Rossant, PhD, FRS, FRSC
University of Toronto

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Feng Zhang, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Confirmed Speakers & Chairs

Karen Akinsanya, PhDSchrödinger
Paola Arlotta, PhDHarvard University
Kapil Bharti, PhD
National Eye Institute
Mathew Blurton-Jones, PhD  University of California, Irvine
Kristen Brennand, PhDYale University
Johnna Frierson, PhD – Duke University
Kevan Herold, MD – Yale University
Mandë Holford, PhDCUNY Hunter College
Vikram Khurana, MD, PhDBrigham and Women’s Hospital
Megan Levings, PhD – BC Children’s Hospital
Kelsey Martin, MD, PhD – The Simons Foundation
Michael Milone, MD, PhD University of Pennsylvania
Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, DPhilColumbia University
Ashton Murray, PhD – The Rockefeller University

Samira Musah, PhD Duke University
Eric Nestler, MD, PhD 
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Scott Noggle, PhD
– The NYSCF Research Institute
Malin Parmar, PhD
Lund University
Dimitris G. Placantonakis, MD, PhD New York University
Srilakshmi Raj, PhDAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
Antony Rosen, MD Johns Hopkins Medicine
Michael Snyder, PhDStanford University
Cherie Stabler, PhD University of Florida
Lorenz Studer, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Qizhi Tang, PhDUniversity of California, San Francisco
Christina Termini, PhD – Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Lili Yang, PhDUniversity of California, Los Angeles
Roberta Zappasodi, PhD – Weill Cornell Medicine

Topics

Covering a wide range of topics, The NYSCF Conference fosters progress in stem cell research by providing a forum for scientific discussion and collaboration.

iPSC disease models
Immunology

Cancer
Regenerative medicine
Organoids
Genomics & gene editing

Neurological diseases
Emerging therapies
Diabetes
Cell therapies
Precision medicine
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging