THE 12th ANNUAL
YALE SCIENCE FORUM
Friday, May 4, 2007
Coffee at 10:00 a.m.
SESSION I: 10:15 a.m.
Chair: To Be Announced
Dept. of Laboratory Medicine
“Adult Bone Marrow Stem Cells”
Dept. of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
“Analyzing and Manipulating Embryonic Stem Cells”
Lunch Break (buffet in the dining room)
SESSION II: 1:15 p.m.
Chair: Steve Girvin,
Dept of Physics
Dept. of Physics
“Using Molecules as Quantum Tools”
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
“Polymer Nanoparticles: Can they improve Drug Delivery?”
SESSION III: 3:30 p.m.
NATURAL AND HUMAN ENVIRONMENT
Chair: Stephen Stearns,
Dept. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
“Ecological Implications of Climate Change:From Genes to Ecosystems”
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
“Genes and the Fingers of Dinosaurs: A story about
identity and the game of musical chairs”
******* EVENING ACTIVITIES *******
5:30 - 6:00 p.m., Cocktails in the Great Room
6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Dinner in
the Graduate Club Dining Room