Eighth Annual Stem Cell Retreat - Registration is Open!

The Yale Stem Cell Center Eighth Annual Stem Cell Research Retreat will be held on October 22-23, 2015 at Yale West Campus Auditorium in Orange, CT. It will be a one and a half day retreat for faculty, doctoral trainees, graduate students, and staff at Yale University who have an interest in stem cell research.

This year’s Retreat will be from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on Friday. It will include plenary talks, a presentation by Fluidigm, poster session, and happy hour. The YSCC Keynote lecture will be given by Stuart Orkin from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Harvard and the Yale Cancer Center/YSCC Joint Distinguished lecture will be given by Garry Nolan from Stanford University. There will be 12 Yale faculty speakers and several trainee presentations. For a list of the Yale speakers, download the flyer here

The Retreat is FREE, but registration is REQUIRED. 

Please visit to register. The password is “stemcell”. Save your ticket confirmation and bring it with you to the Retreat. Space is limited to 250 participants, so please register early. 

If you have any questions or suggestions please contact the Co-chairs: Stephanie Halene and In-Hyun Park or Patricia Sember.

Stem Cell Research Forum

The Stem Cell Research Forum meets on the first Thursday of each month at 12:00 noon in Amistad 112. Food and beverages are provided and the atmosphere is intended to be informal.