Retreat & NWRSS

2021 Annual CRB Retreat

September 30 - October 1, 2021

100 N. Hayford Road

Airway Heights, WA 99001

Check-in and poster display SET-UP to begin at 10:30 AM.

Lodging Information: Follow this link for instructions regarding making reservations.

Retreat Registration: 2021 Registration


2021 Annual CRB Retreat Agenda

The event takes place in the Kalispel Ballroom unless otherwise indicated.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

10:30 AMCheck-In & poster set-up
12:00 – 12:45 PMLunch

Session 1: Session Chair: Joy Winuthayanon                                                                       

12:45 – 12:55 PM Jon Oatley & Joy Winuthayanon
12:55 – 1:00 PMIntroduction (Ryan Driskell)
1:00 – 2:00 PMKeynote Lecture: Dr. Michael Longaker, Stanford Medicine: Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, “Wound Repair: From Fibrosis to Regeneration
2:05 – 2:25 PMNew Faculty Presentation: Dr. Natsuko Wood, College of Nursing, Washington State University Spokane, “Caring for breastfeeding mothers and infants with maternal perceived insufficient milk”
2:30 – 2:45 PMPostdoc Presentation: Liang Zhao, School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, “Niclosamide resolves chronic peritoneal inflammation in endometriosis by regulating the dynamic progression of macrophages
2:50 – 3:00 PMBreak
3:00 – 3:30 PMTrainee Flash Talks
3:35 – 3:50 PMPostdoc Presentation: Mariana Ianello Giassetti, School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, “Multi-species testicular transcriptome profiling reveals conserved mechanisms of germ cell fate and function in mammals
3:50 – 4:00 PMGroup Photo
4:00 – 4:45 PMRoom Check-in
4:45 – 5:15 PMCRB/FGI Core Review (Achievements): Jon Oatley. Dr. Lisette Maddison-Gene Editing Reagent Core & Dr. Miranda Bernhardt, Animal Production Core
5:15 – 6:30 PMPoster Session (Beverages available) at *Kalispel North & South*
6:30 – 10:30 PMDinner & Social 

Friday, October 1, 2021

8:00 – 8:45 AMHot Buffet Breakfast  

Session 2: Session Chair: Jim Maclean                                                                                      

8:45 – 8:50 AMIntroduction
8:50 – 9:10 AMNew Faculty Presentation:  Dr. Nate Law, Animal Sciences, Washington State University, “Epigenetic and Molecular Drivers of Germline Development”
9:15 – 9:35 AMNew Faculty Presentation:  Dr. Kanako Hayashi, School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, “Vapor cannabis exposure generationally affects male reproductive functions in mice”
9:35 – 9:50 AMBreak
9:50 – 10:10 AMNew Faculty Presentation: Dr. Kristen Delevich, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, Washington State University, What is the role of puberty in adolescent brain development?”
10:10 – 11:00 AMHotel check-out
11:00 –11:15 AMPostdoc Presentation: Yeongseok Oh, School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, “RHOX8 regulated genes are revealed in the mouse testis by RNA-seq and ChIP-seq analysis”
11:20 – 11:45 AMTrainee Flash Talks
11:50 – 1:00 PM Lunch
12:15 – 12:30 PMDean Dori Borjesson
12:35 – 12:50 PMJoy Winuthayanon & Jim Maclean
12:50 – 1:00 PMAward Ceremony (must be present to win)
1:00 PMMeeting Adjourned