SRI 67th Annual Scientific Meeting
SRI 67th Annual Scientific Meeting

Endometrium Satellite Meeting


Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - Vancouver, BC, Canada
East Meeting Room 2 - Vancouver Convention Centre East, Level 2

Peter Rogers, PhD
Ob/Gyn, University of Melbourne Royal Women's Hospital
Parkville, VIC, Australia 

Asgi Fazleabas, PhD
Ob/Gyn & Reprod Biol, Michigan State University
Grand Rapids, MI, USA

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Evidence for Corpus Luteal and Endometrial Origins of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Women Conceiving With or Without Assisted Reproduction
Kirk P. Conrad, MD
University of Florida COM, Gainesville, FL, USA

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.


10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

The Role of Adult Bone Marrow-Derived Progenitor Cells in Decidua: Contribution to Embryo Implantation and Pregnancy
Reshef Tal, MD, PhD
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Maternal-Fetal Communication: Deciphering Decidual Signals
Ellen M. Menkhorst, PhD
The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Uterine Stem Cells: Biology and Promise for Reproductive Medicine
Shiying Jin, PhD
Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA, USA

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Chromatin Regulation of the Endometrium
Ronald Chandler, PhD
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Defining the Heterogeneity and Function of Macrophages During Endometrial Tissue Repair
Douglas A. Gibson, PhD
University of Edinburgh, Centre for Inflammation Research and The Queen's Medical Research Institute, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Shedding Some CLARITY on the Adenomyotic Lesion Microenvironment
Juan Gnecco, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Evolution of Endometrial Invasibility
Gunter Wagner, PhD
Yale Systems Biology Institute, West Haven, CT, USA