2018 Scientific Program


Core Managers Meeting

  Session organizers: Matt Cochran (URMC Flow Cytometry Resource) and Monica DeLay (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center)
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Opening networking luncheon: welcome and introductions, Matt Cochran and Monica DeLay, GLIIFCA Organizing Committee
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Anatomy of a leader, Joanne Lannigan, Director, Flow Cytometry Core Facility, University of Virginia
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Panel discussion - Leadership in a dynamic shared resource laboratory, Each panelist will be the moderator of a specific topic
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Thinking outside the “mouse and human sample” box: Analyzing and Sorting Unexpected Samples, Christiane Hassel, Indiana University Bloomington Flow Cytometry Core Facility; Kathryn Fox, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center Flow Lab
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Bridging administration and SRLs, Paula Turpen, Director of Research Resources, University of Nebraska Medical Center
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Coffee and refreshments
3:15 PM – 3:45 PM Aquatic organisms and instrument modifications, Nicole Poulton, Director, Facility for Aquatic Cytometry, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
3:45 PM – 4:45 PM Panel discussion - innovation and novel applications
4:45 PM – 5:00 PM Parking lot discussions

Industrial Science Symposium

  Session Chairs: Christiane Hassel (Indiana University), Karen Domenico (Shriners Hospitals for Children), and Louis King (Michigan State University)
6:30 PM – 6:35 PM Industrial Science Symposium Introduction
6:35 PM - 6:50PM Validation of antibody panels for high-plex immunohistochemistry applications, Indira Medina, Nanostring Technologies Inc.
6:50PM - 7:05PM Streamlined human immune monitoring with mass cytometry: 29 markers in a single tube and automated data analysis, Michelle M Poulin, Fluidigm
7:05PM - 7:20PM COPAS VISION flow cytometer captures images and sorts, Yongwoon Kim, Union Biometrica, Inc.
7:20 PM – 7:35 PM Using FCS Express to Accelerate your Flow Cytometry Reporting and Results ,Sarah Schuett, DeNovo Software
7:35 PM – 7:50 PM New CellStream™ Flow Cytometer, Todd Salomon, MilliporeSigma
7:50PM - 8:05PM Expanding Application Capabilities Using Full Spectrum Cytometry, Dave Kennedy, Cytek Biosciences
8:05PM - 8:20 PM Novel Aspects of Sorting in a Closed System:The MACSQuant Tyto. Dr. Patrick Sean Murphy, Miltenyi Biotec
8:20PM - 8:35PM Multi-application sorting with the Sony MA900, Steve Whitaker, Sony Biotechnology Inc.
8:35PM - 8:50PM Sorting Simplified: Introducing the BD FACSMelody, David Morris, BD Biosciences

Opening Reception

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Opening reception in the GLIIFCA exhibition hall.


8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Welcome Address: Sherry Thornton (GLIIFCA President)

Session 1: Mechanisms of Infectious Pathogens

Session 1: Mechanisms of Infectious Pathogens

  Session Chairs: Sherry Thornton (Cincinnati Childrens Hospital and University of Cincinnati), Karen Domenico (Shriners Hospitals for Children)
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Biolegend Lecture: Maternal Schistosomiasis: Understanding the implications of immune-modulation, Keke Fairfax, Purdue University
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Imaging non-conical new roles for natural killers in health and disease, Stephen Waggoner, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and University of Cincinnati
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Herzenberg Lecture: Taming and Training Natural Killers, Eric Long, NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Molecular and Cellular Immunology Section
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Coffee Break

The 2018 Carleton and Sigrid Stewart Keynote Lecture

  Introduction: James Jacobberger
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Flow cytometry and small molecule drug development in Pharma, Vincent Shankey, Shankey Biotechnology Consulting

Lunchtime Roundtable Workshops

  Workshop Organizers: Dagna Sheerer (University of Wisconsin), and Catherine Behrmann (University of Cincinnati)
11:45 AM - 1:30 PM Multiple parallel roundtable workshops.

Session 2: Imaging

  Session Chair: Matthew Cochran (University of Rochester Medical Center)
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM Monitoring immune response by imaging flow cytometry, Orla Maguire, (ISAC scholar), Roswell Park Cancer Institute
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM A myeloid niche revealed by imaging flow cytometry, Katie Seu, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Coffee Break

Session 3: Organisms and Organoids Cytometric Analysis

  Session Chair: Rachel Sheridan (Van Andel Institute)
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM ISAC Emerging Leader Lecture: Exploring aquatic microbial biodiversity using cytometry and single cell genomics, Nicole Poulton, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM Isolation and high-throughput RNA sequencing of, C. elegans neural cells reveals an mRNA important for proper chemotaxis, Heather Hundley, Indiana University
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM Enteroendocrine regulation of nutrient absorption, Heather McCauley, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Poster Session

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Poster Session
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Wine and Cheese Happy Hour

Social Activities

8:00 PM - 11:30 PM GLIIFCA Banquet
11:30 PM - 2:00 AM Post-banquet scientific networking


Session 4: Translational and Clinical Cytometry

  Session Chairs: Jessica Back (Wayne State University), Kathy Schell (WiCell Research Institute)
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Immudex Translational and Clinical Cytometry Keynote: Immune Monitoring from a Core’s Perspective – the Past, the Present, and the Future, Janet Staats, Duke University
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Not just little adults: considerations and caveats of flow cytometric evaluation of pediatric bone marrow, Robert Lorsbach, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and University of Cincinnati
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Coffee Break

Session 5: Single Cell Biology

  Session Chairs: Joseph Tario (Roswell Park Cancer Institute)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Single cell surface proteomics in cell lines, primary explants and heterogeneous tissues, Albert Donnenberg, University of Pittsburgh
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Defining novel multilineage progenitor populations using single-cell RNA-Seq, Nathan Salomonis, Cincinnati Childrens Hospital and University of Cincinnati
12:30 PM - 12:35 PM Closing remarks

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