Annual Symposium
8:45 AM to 4:15 PM | September 5, 2018
Xiaoliang Sunney Xie, Ph.D.
Peking University
Alexandra-Chloé Villani, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Z. Josh Huang, Ph.D.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Long Cai, Ph.D.
California Institute of Technology
Nir Yosef, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley
Miriam Merad, M.D., Ph.D.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York
Thank you to this year's external sponsors: 10x Genomics, Illumina and RareCyte
Symposium 2017
Annual Symposium
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM | September 15, 2017
Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D.
Stanford University & Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David R. Walt, Ph.D.
Wyss Institute at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School & Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Philipp Keller, Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Research Campus
Daniela Nicastro, Ph.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
George Church, Ph.D.
Wyss Institute at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, MIT
Symposium 2016
Annual Symposium
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM | May 10, 2016
Suzanne Walker, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
André Hoelz, Ph.D.
California Institute of Technology
Eric Gouaux, Ph.D.
Oregon Health and Science University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
R. Kiplin Guy, Ph.D.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Michelle Chang
University of California, Berkeley
Sarah O'Connor, Ph.D.
John Innes Centre, U.K.
Philip Cole, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Symposium 2015
Annual Symposium
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM | May 21, 2015
Ruslan Medzhitov, Ph.D.
Yale School of Medicine and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Luciano Marraffini, Ph.D.
Rockefeller University
Phillip D. Zamore, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts Medical School and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Yasmine Belkaid, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health
Gregory F. Sonnenberg, Ph.D.
Weill Cornell Medical College
Miriam Merad, M.D., Ph.D.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Marco Colonna, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
Symposium 2014
Annual Symposium
8:30 AM | May 14, 2014 to 1:00 PM | May 15, 2014
Jack Dixon, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health
Tachi Yamada, M.D.
Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | June 6, 2013
Gary Ruvkun, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Scott Kennedy, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Alexei Aravin, Ph.D.
California Institute of Technology
Danesh Moazed, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Dinshaw Patel Ph.D.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Barbara Panning
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Arul Chinnaiyan, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 24, 2012
Susan Lindquist, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Yishi Jin, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Larry Zipursky, Ph.D.
University of California, Los Angeles and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David Julius, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Luis F. Parada, Ph.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Ted M. Dawson, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Lennart Mucke, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM | May 5, 2011
Daniel J. Klionsky, Ph.D.
U-M Life Sciences Institute
Moboru Mizushima, M.D., Ph.D.
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Vojo Deretic, Ph.D.
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
David C. Rubinsztein, Ph.D.
University of Cambridge
Ana Maria Cuervo, M.D., Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Beth Levine, M.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | June 2, 2010
Gerald Crabtree, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Peter Novic, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
Yang Shi, Ph.D.
Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School
Jennifer A. Doudna, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley
Stephen C. Harrison, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Wendell Lim, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Richard L. Huganir, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM | April 28, 2009
Alan Walker, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University
Antonis Rokas, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
John Doebley, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
D. Graham Burnett, Ph.D.
Princeton University
Joan Strassmann, Ph.D.
Rice University
David Queller, Ph.D.
Rice University
Daniel Weinreich, Ph.D.
Brown University
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM | May 8, 2008
Stuart Schreiber, Ph.D.
Broad Institute and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Alanna Schepartz, Ph.D.
Yale University
Chaitan Khosla, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Joseph Noel, Ph.D.
Salk Institute and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Jin Zhang, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM | May 9, 2007
Stuart H. Orkin, M.D.
Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David T. Scadden, M.D.
Harvard Stem Cell Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital
Judith Kimble, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Amy Wagers, Ph.D.
Harvard Stem Cell Institute and Harvard Medical School
Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Utah Medical School
Robert Lanza, M.D.
Advanced Cell Technology and Wake Forrest University School of Medicine
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 11, 2006
Bruce M. Spiegelman, Ph.D.
Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School
Jeffrey E. Pessin, Ph.D.
State University of New York-Stony Brook
Michael N. Hall, Ph.D.
University of Basel, Switzerland
Cynthia Kenyon, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Jeffrey S. Flier, M.D.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School
Barbara B. Kahn, M.D.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 12, 2005
Charles Sherr, M.D., Ph.D.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Allan Balmain, Ph.D.
University of California
A. Thomas Look, M.D.
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
Barbara Weber, M.D.
GlaxoSmithKline
Todd Golub, M.D.
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Renata Pasqualini, Ph.D.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Charles Sawyers, M.D.
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 13, 2004
Jack E. Dixon, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
Joseph Schlessinger, PH.D.
Yale University School of Medicine
Peter Agre, M.D.
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Jennifer A. Doudna, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley and Howard Hughes Medical Instititute
Arthur L. Horwich, M.D.
Yale University School of Medicine and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Nancy Hopkins, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Randy Schekman, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 13, 2003
Jeffrey Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.
Rockefeller University and Howard Hughes Medical Investigator
Helen Hobbs, M.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David Ginsburg, M.D.
University of Michigan and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Joseph Nadeau, Ph.D.
Case Western Reserve University
Min Han
University of Colorado and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Annual Symposium
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | May 9, 2002
John Kuriyan, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Yigong Shi, Ph.D.
Princeton University
Johnathan Goldberg, Ph.D.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Harvey Lodish, Ph.D.
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Zhaohui Xu, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Roderick MacKinnon, M.D.
Rockefeller University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute