For the past couple of years Abby Freeman, Vice President for Administration at the Stowers Institute, has been running a couple-times-a-year Saturday morning program in which teachers hear about the research being conducted at Stowers from the PI’s and postdocs themselves. The next program is offered on Saturday, April 12, from 8:30 to 12:30.
8:30 – 8:45 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45 – 9:15 Teacher Introductions and a Look inside Stowers
9:15 – 10:00 “Lessons Learned from Yeast about Human Leukemia”
Ali Shilatifard – PI
10:00 – 10:45 “All You Can Eat Buffet – Perspectives from Worms and Humans”
Ho Yi Mak, Assistant Investigator
10:45 – 11:30 “Location, Location, Location: Regulation of Gene Expression
through Chromosome Positioning”
Sue Jaspersen, Assistant Investigator
11:30 – 11:45 Tour of the Stowers Institute
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch Stowers Cafe
(a box lunch is provided for those that register)
Register as a new STARS participant and/or RSVP for the Symposium at www.stowers-institute.org/doc/stars. It is open to all educators. The Stowers institute for Medical Research is located at 1000 E 5th Street in Kansas City, Missouri. Hope to see you all there!