6th Annual Meeting March 12&13, 2015

The Emory Conference Center- Atlanta, Georgia

Hosted by the Emory University Department of Pediatrics and

Pediatric Flow Cytometry Core Facility

Preliminary Program

March 12  11:30-1:00     Core Manager's Luncheon

March 12   1:00-5:00      Core Manager's Meeting

1:00-1:45   Natasha Bartenova- Harvard- Incorporating the Imagestream into a core

1:45-2:30   Carol Oxford- Excyte- Writing a successful SIG grant

2:30-3:00   BREAK

3:00-3:45  TBA

3:45-5:00  Brent Wood- University of Washington-Multicolor panel design


March 12    6-8pm   Opening Reception

March 13    9-5pm   General Session

Flow in the South

9:00-9:10        Welcome and introductions

9:10-9:40       Steve McClellan-Mitchell Cancer Institute

                     Novel methods for isolating Cancer Stem Cells

9:40-10:10      Ryan Martinez- Emory University-Ag specific Tcells in MS disease

10:10-10:30    BREAK

10:30-11:00     Peng Qui- Georgia Tech- SPADE, complex data analysis

11:00-11:30     Peter Geck-Tufts University- in vivo cancer spheroids

11:30-2:15       Vendor Break-out Sessions with Lunch

Flow Cytometry in the World

2:15-3:00          Jen Wilshire- Sloan Kettering- Forensic Flow Cytometry

3:00-3:45          Pratip Chattopadhyay- NIH- 27 color flow cytometry

3:45-5:00          David Galbraith- University of Arizona-TBA