Human Genetics Program
8th Annual SBP Rare Disease Day Symposium
Alagille Syndrome — New Research, New Hope
The 2017 SBP Rare Disease Day Symposium will focus on Alagille Syndrome, with emphasis on the areas of biliary paucity, genetic mechanism, Notch signaling, and biliary development/regeneration. Scientists, clinicians, advocates, patients and their families are invited to join experts in the ALGS field to foster new perspectives, ideas, and collaborations and accelerate efforts toward a cure for this syndrome.
P. Duc Si Dong, Ph.D.
Programs in Human Genetics and Development, Aging, & Regeneration
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Holger Willenbring, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery
Member, Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research
Associate Director, Liver Center
University of California, San Francisco
UCSF Medical Center
Nancy B. Spinner, Ph.D.
Professor of Genetics
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Raphael Kopan, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Developmental Biology
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics