Cellular Architecture and Dynamics Summit 2022

March 31 - April 1, 2022

The University of Toledo and the Cell Architecture and Dynamics (CAD) Area of Excellence group invite you to its inaugural summit showcasing cutting-edge research in cell biology and translational cell biology. The main objective of the summit is to foster better collaborations and introduce the emerging microscopy technique and its application in this area. Researchers from Toledo and surrounding areas will be presenting.


Public Seminar: (High School Students, Teachers and General Public)

Thursday, March 31 | 5-8 pm
McMaster Center, Main Branch, Toledo Lucas County Public Library
A kick-off event featuring an opening address and a public seminar with keynote speaker and Nobel Prize winner, Dr. Martin Chalfie.


Cellular Architecture and Dynamics Summit Research Conference: (Graduate, Undergraduate, Scientists and Researchers)

Friday, April 1 | 8:30 am-6:30 pm
University of Toledo
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Martin Chalfie, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2008) for the development of green fluorescent protein (GFP) technology that has revolutionized cell biology.

An action-driven schedule aimed at showcasing the research achievements of CAD researchers at the University of Toledo, fostering collaborations and education. Invited speakers include: Dr. Don Cleveland, Member of the National Academy of Sciences, Chair of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at UCSD; Dr. Carolyn Larabell, Director of the National Center for X-ray Tomography, Professor of Anatomy at UCSF; and Dr. Gregory Pazour, Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School, a fellow of the American Society for Cell Biology. The symposium will feature an outstanding lineup of local speakers, interactive sessions, poster presentations and a vendor exhibit.


CAD Summit Organization Committee: Tomer Avidor-Reiss, Rafael Garcia-Mata, Mahasin Osman, Silvia Goicoechea and W. Scott Crawley.

Last Updated: 11/8/21