2ND IMMUNO-METABOLIC MECHANISMS OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS CONFERENCE

01 – 04 Mar 2020 | Nassau, Bahamas

Conference webpage: https://www.fusion-conferences.com/conference/103

Building on the success of the first meeting, scientific chairs Ziad Mallat (University of Cambridge) and Christoph Binder (Medical University of Vienna) will come together again to host the 2nd Immuno-Metabolic Mechanisms of Atherosclerosis Conference. For the 2020 conference they will also be joined by new chair Eicke Latz, Institute Director at The Institute of Innate Immunity, University of Bonn. The meeting will take place from 01 – 04 March 2020 at the beautiful beachside location of the Melia Nassau Hotel, Bahamas.

Atherosclerosis and its complications remain the major cause of death in the industrialized world and emerging economies worldwide. The goal of this second series is to provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of current research on atherosclerosis with a focus on the latest and most exciting developments in the immuno-metabolic mechanisms that govern disease initiation and progression. There is little doubt that the next most exciting therapy to combat cardiovascular disease will be based on targeting biological pathways that will have been discussed during this conference

Alongside the Chairs, confirmed speakers include Nicolas Bazan (LSU Health New Orleans), Peter Carmeliet (VIB), Navdeep Chandel (Northwestern University), Vishwa Deep Dixit (Yale School of Medicine), Benjamin Ebert (Harvard Stem Cell Insitiute), Zahi Fayad (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai), Carlos Fernandez-Hernando (Yale School of Medicine), Chris Glass (University of California, San Diego), Catherine Hedrick (La Jolla Institute for Immunology), Claudia Kemper (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute), Klaus Ley (La Jolla Institute for Immunology), Musa Mhlanga (University of Cape Town), Kathryn Moore (NYU School of Medicine), Mihai Netea (Radboud University), Luke O’Neill (Trinity College Dublin), Gwendalyn Randolph (Washington University in St. Louis), William Sessa (Yale School of Medicine), Filip Swirski (MGH Harvard), Alan Tall (Columbia University), Clotilde Théry (Institut Curie), Jan van Deursen (Mayo Clinic) and Cornelia Weyand (Stanford University).

Call for abstracts

Talk Submission                22 September 2019

Registration Closes          06 January 2020

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