Keynote Lecturer

Bert O'Malley, MD
"Structure-Function Relationships of the Estrogen Receptor-Coactivator Complex"
2008 Recipient of the National Medal of Science
Tom Thompson Distinguished Leadership & Service Professor & Chairman
Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology
Professor of Medicine, Neuroscience and OB/GYN
Co-Director, Baylor Center for Reproductive Biology
Director of the Alkek Center for Molecular Discovery
Associate Director of Basic Research, Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine

Scott Coonrod, PhD
"Role of PAD Enzymes in Early Development, Estrogen Signaling, and Cancer Progression"
The Judy Wilpon Associate Professor of Epigenetics and Cancer Biology
Baker Institute for Animal Health
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University


Wei Yan, MD, PhD
"Roles of Small Noncoding RNAs in Gametogenesis and Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance"
Department of Physiology and Cell Biology
University of Nevada School of Medicine

Robert N. Taylor, MD, PhD
"In the Beginning: Cellular Behavior of Nascent Endometriosis"
Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Amy Ralston, PhD
"Cell Fate Decisions in the Early Mouse Embryo"
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Michigan State University

James A. MacLean II, PhD
"Recent Insights into RHOX Transcription Factor Action in Gonad Development"
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
Southern Illinois University

Qinglei Li, PhD
 "New Insights into the Function of TGF-beta Signaling in the Uterus"
Assistant Professor
Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University

Last modified: Sep 29, 2015