SRI 68th Annual Scientific Meeting
SRI 68th Annual Scientific Meeting

Endometrium Satellite Meeting


Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Meeting Room Information Coming Soon

Ronald L. Chandler, PhD
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, MI, USA

Gunter Wagner, PhD
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Erin Greaves, PhD
Division of Biomedical Sciences
Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK

8:20 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Opening Remarks

8:30 a.m. – 9:20 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
Departments of Physiology and Functional Genomics, and of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Florida COM, Gainesville, FL, USA

9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.


9:50 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Endometrial bone marrow-derived progenitor cells: Contribution to embryo implantation, pregnancy and beyond
Reshef Tal, MD, PhD
Dept. Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

10:15 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.

Maternal-Fetal Communication: Deciphering Decidual Signals
Ellen M. Menkhorst, PhD
Dept. Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The University of Melbourne
Royal Women’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

10:40 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Modeling the Endometrium
Julie Kim, PhD
Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Live stream Q&A with all speakers from morning session

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


1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Opening Remarks

1:15 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.

Chromatin Regulation of the Endometrium
Ronald Chandler, PhD
Dept. of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI, USA

2:05 p.m. - 2:30 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

2:30 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.

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

2:55 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.


3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Evolution of the Fetal-Maternal Relationship in Mammals
Gunter Wagner, PhD
Yale Systems Biology Institute, West Haven, CT, USA

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

Live stream Q&A with all speakers from afternoon session