Cells: Research Advances and Future Prospects
December 11, the Office of the Vice
Provost for Research, the Doris Duke
Charitable Foundation and the Abramson
Cancer Center will co-sponsor a symposium, Stem
Cells: Research Advances and Future
would like to extend an invitation
to the entire Penn community to attend
the symposium at the Annenberg Center,
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., to hear talks
from four distinguished scientists.
Ralph Brinster, Penn, Male Germline
Stem Cells; Ihor Lemischka, Princeton
University, Stem Cells in the Post-Genome
Era; Catherine Verfaillie, University
of Minnesota, Unexpected Potential
of Adult Stem Cells; and Arthur
Caplan, Penn, The Ethical Pros
and a Few Cons of Stem Cell Research.
seating is limited, advance registration
is strongly encouraged. If you
plan to attend, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the
symposium please contact Josie
Rook at email@example.com or
(215) 898-1572. Complete details
can be found at www.upenn.edu/research/StemCellSymp.pdf.
Office of the Vice Provost for
Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 14, November 26, 2002