5th Annual Meeting March 6&7, 2014
Moffit Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida
Hosted by the Moffitt Flow Cytometry Core Facility
March 6 12:00-1:30 Core Manager's Luncheon (registration required)
March 6 1:30-5:00 Core Manager's Workshop (registration required)
1:30-2:30 Zip Kruger Gray, University of Miami, "Writing a business management
plan for your core"
2:30-3:30 Roundtable Discussion
3:15-4:00 Jonni Moore, University of Pennsylvania, "Taking cytometry education to
the next level: Welcome to Cyto University"
4:00-4:45 Michael Meyer, University of Pittsburgh, "Cell sorting conditions for
March 6 6:00-9:00 Opening Reception (registration required)
Open bar and heavy hors d'oeuvres
March 7 9:00-5:00 General Session (registration required)
Flow in the South
9:00-9:10 Welcome and introductions
9:10-9:40 Faith Wiley, Georgia Regents University- "Use of flow cytometry to
examine cell cycle arrest as a potential indicator of the toxin responsible
for avain vacuolar myelinopathy (AVM)"
9:40-10:10 Alicja Copik, University of Central Florida- "NK cell immunotherapy of
10:30-11:00 Adam Mailloux- Moffitt Cancer Center- "Utilizing the advantages of flow
cytometry to assay for NK cytotoxicity against multiple targets in a
11:00-11:45 Frank Traganos, New York Medical College, "Molecular reporters of DNA
damage detected by flow cytometry"
11:45-2:45 Vendor presentations with box lunches
The World of Flow Cytometry
2:45- 3:30 Vince Shankey – Biotechnology Consultant- "Multi-color, multi-parameter
high-throughput flow cytometry for drug screening"
3:30-4:15 Steve Perfetto, NIH-NIAID, "Compatibility of panel development and
inter-instrument quality control using an LED pulse laser"
4:15 - 5:00 Alan Waggoner, Carnegie Mellon University, "Fluorescent biosensors for
cell regulation pathways"
FloCyte will present their Multiparameter DNA Analysis course on March 5th, click to the left for more information.