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    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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Immunometabolism, Metaflammation and Metabolic Disorders (D6)

Scientific Organizers: Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, Ruslan M. Medzhitov and Karine Clément


April 14—18, 2019

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Dec 18, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Dec 18, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jan 15, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Feb 12, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-D6 "Immunometabolism, Metaflammation and Metabolic Disorders" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On December 18, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After December 18, 2018 until January 15, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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December 18, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On February 12, 2019 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After February 12, 2019 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On February 12, 2019 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After February 12, 2019 920.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: December 18, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is January 15, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: December 18, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: January 15, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is December 18, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: February 12, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1145.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, April 14 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, April 18 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, April 19 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, APRIL 14

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

British/Columbia Foyer
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

British/Columbia Foyer

MONDAY, APRIL 15

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Gary B. Ruvkun, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
C. elegans Surveillance of Conserved Cellular Components to Detect and Defend Pathogen Attacks, Real or Imagined

09:30—11:45
Immunometabolic Framework in Model Organisms
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Pierre Léopold, Institut Curie, Paris, France
Nutrient Sensing and Growth in Drosophila

Coffee Break

Heinrich Jasper, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Stress Signaling and Longevity

Antje Körner, University Children´s Hospital Leipzig, Germany
Exploring Factors for Adipocyte Development and Adaptation in Human and Zebrafish

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop: Immuno-inflammation and the Gut

British/Columbia Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Components of Immunometabolic Interactions
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Anna Mae Diehl, Duke University Medical Center, USA
Immune Regulation of Liver Function and Response to Injury

Ajay Chawla, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Tissue Resident Macrophages in Metabolic Disease

Michael P. Czech, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Immune Interactions that Drive Adipocyte Form and Function

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Pacific Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Pacific Ballroom

TUESDAY, APRIL 16

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

08:30—11:30
Immunometabolic Positioning of Innate versus Adaptive Immune Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Agnès C. Lehuen, Institut Cochin, France
MAIT Cells at the Crossroad of Microbiota, Inflammation and Diabetes

Barbara S. Nikolajczyk, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, USA
Changes in Immune Cell Metabolism Promote Metainflammation in Type 2 Diabetes

Coffee Break

Hans-Michael Dosch, Hospital for Sick Children, Canada
TRPV1-based Disease Reversal in Type 1 Diabetes Patients

Diane Mathis, Harvard Medical School, USA
Adipose Tissue T-Regulatory Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Signaling Networks Regulating Immunometabolic Responses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Ruslan Medzhitov, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Interfacing Immune Response and Metabolism

Roger J. Davis, HHMI/University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Stress Signaling Pathways in Immunometabolism

Vishwa Deep Dixit, Yale University, USA
Aging and the Metabolic Inflammasome

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Pacific Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Pacific Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

08:30—11:30
Organelle Dynamics and Function in Immunometabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
Endoplasmic Reticulum and Immunometabolic Responses

Gerald S. Shadel, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Adaptive Responses to Mitochondrial Stress

Coffee Break

Shawn C. Burgess, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Mitochondrial Metabolism in Fatty Liver Disease

Ling Yang, University of Iowa, USA
Autophagic Regulation in Obesity

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Nutrients and Metabolites Critical for Immunometabolic Responses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Barbara B. Kahn, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
Immunometabolic Regulation by Novel Lipid Species

Christopher K. Glass, University of California, San Diego, USA
Nature and Nurture of Microglia Identity and Function

Tony K.T. Lam, Toronto General Research Institute, Canada
Nutrient Sensing in the Gut

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Pacific Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Pacific Ballroom

THURSDAY, APRIL 18

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

08:30—11:30
Translation of Immunometabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Marc Y. Donath, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Targeting Inflammation in Metabolic Disease

Speaker to be Announced

Coffee Break

Elif A. Oral, University of Michigan, USA
New Anti Inflammatory Interventions in Obesity and Insulin Resistance

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—18:45
Immunometabolic Links in Human Studies
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
Karine Clément, INSERM/Sorbonne Universite, France
The Role of Microbiota in Human Metabolic Disease

Gerald I. Shulman, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Mitochondrial Regulation of Hepatic Lipid Metabolism in Man: Implications for NAFLD/NASH and Type 2 Diabetes

Elizabeth K. Speliotes, University of Michigan, USA
Human Genetics of Body Weight

Evan D. Rosen, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, USA
Transcriptional and Epigenetic Control of Metabolism

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/14/2019

British/Columbia Ballroom
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Pacific Ballroom
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Pacific Ballroom

FRIDAY, APRIL 19

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

InSphero Inc. Sabri Ülker Foundation

We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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