Schedule of Events

Saturday, February 10th 2018

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8:00  - 8:45 AM: Registration and Poster Set-up
                             Vendor Fair
                             Coffee, Tea, Light breakfast

 8:45  - 9:00 AM: Welcome

9:00  - 10:00 AM: Keynote Address
                              Jon Oatley, Ph.D, Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Reproductive Biology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 
                             “Germline ablation and transplantation in livestock: applications in biomedical research and animal agriculture”

10:00  - 11:00 AM: Oral Presentations (Selected from trainee abstracts)
                               10:00 AM  TBA

                               10:15 AM  TBA

                               10:30 AM  TBA    

                               10:45 AM  TBA

11:00AM - 12:15PM: Poster Session #1 (Odd-numbered abstracts)
                                     Vendor Fair
                                     Coffee, Tea, Snacks

12:15 - 1:15 PM: Lunch
                           Vendor Fair

 1:15 - 2:30 PM:    Poster Session #2 (Even numbered abstracts)
                             Vendor Fair
                             Coffee, Tea, Snacks

2:30 - 3:30PM:    Regional Speakers
                               2:30 PM Dan Poole, Ph.D, North Carolina State University, “Ergotism impact on reproductive performance in beef cattle"

                               3:00 PM Guang Hu, Ph.D, NIEHS, “The role of CCR4-NOT in male germ cell development”  

                               3:30 PM Matthew Wawersik, Ph.D. College of William and Mary, “Sex and stem cells: Building and maintaining a Drosophila testis”

4:00 - 4:15 PM: Closing, Presentation of Awards

Please complete the registration form prior to attending. 

Please take a look at the TCRB Sponsor Letter if you would like to contribute to this event

Posters up to 68" wide and 44" high