The 7th Massachusetts Life Sciences Innovation (MALSI) Day is the biggest day for life sciences startups and innovation in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This is a high-energy, hands-on event which brings together scientific leaders and business experts to mingle with scientists, post-docs, professors, entrepreneurs, innovators, and venture capitalists.
Can you still be creative? In every lab in every research institution and company, researchers...
The Star Family Challenge for Promising Scientific Research is open to Harvard faculty in the natural or social sciences to submit high-risk, high-impact projects with an interdisciplinary focus. Twice a year, a selection committee of faculty members choose projects for awards ranging in size from $20,000 to $200,000.
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Ninth Annual HSCI Malkin Retreat
8:00-9:00: Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:10: Welcome - Brock Reeve, MPhil, MBA 9:10-9:40: Opening Keynote - Doug Melton, PhD - "Making beta cells for diabetics" 9:40-10:10: Steve Hyman, MD - “For schizophrenia and autism, the genetics revolution has arrived: How do we make it matter for patients?” 10:10-10:40: Ya-Chieh Hsu, PhD - "A good hair day: Transit-amplifying cells orchestrate stem cell activity and tissue regeneration" 10:40-10:55: Break 11:00-12:10: Postdoctoral Lightning Round
(afternoon) 12:15-2:30: Lunch & Poster Session
2:30-3:00: Derrick Rossi, PhD - “Reprogramming committed blood cells to induced hematopoietic stem cells with defined factors” 3:00-3:30: Challenges/Opportunities/Resources for Cell Therapy - Moderator: Les Silberstein, MD Discussants: George Daley, MD, PhD, Clifford Woolf, MD, PhD and Kevin Eggan, PhD 3:30-4:00: Community Introduction: Olivier Pourquie, PhD 4:00-4:30: Closing Keynote - David Scadden, MD 4:30-6:00: Poster Session and Special 10th Anniversary Reception
Faculty co-chairs: John Rinn, PhD Harvard University Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Andrew Brack, PhD Center for Regenerative Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital
The Naturejobs Career Expo, which has been running successfully in London, UK, for 7 years, will have its inaugural event in the Boston, MA on May 20, 2014. The career fair showcases global career opportunities in science, be it in industrial research, research organisations or academia and includes both traditional and non-traditional careers such as science communications, regulatory and business development roles.
The expo also encompasses a conference where delegates can learn about career development from those experienced in the field, networking...