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Heart Failure: Crossing the Translational Divide (A1)

Scientific Organizers: Yibin Wang, Joseph A. Hill and Carolyn Lam


January 14—18, 2018

Keystone Resort, Keystone, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks. Abstracts for poster display opportunities will be accepted until 6 weeks before meeting start date midnight MST.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 21, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 21, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 19, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 20, 2017 [details]


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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-A1 "Heart Failure: Crossing the Translational Divide" 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 September 21, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 21, 2017 until December 3, 2017 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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September 21, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 20, 2017 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 20, 2017 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 20, 2017 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 20, 2017 795.00 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.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 21, 2017


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 October 19, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


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: September 21, 2017


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: October 19, 2017


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 September 21, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 20, 2017


Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 595.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1020.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 795.00 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 a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors 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 and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. 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 to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 24 hr (international) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, January 14 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 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, January 19 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 14

4:00—8:00 PM
Arrival and Registration

Shavano Foyer
6:00—8:00 PM
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Shavano Foyer

MONDAY, JANUARY 15

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
8:00—9:00 AM
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
David C. Page, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, USA
Sex and Disease: Do Males and Females Read their Genomes Differently?

9:00—11:15 AM
HFrEF: Ischemic Heart Disease (I/R Injury and Cell Death)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Laura Mauri, Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
What Ischemic HFrEF Looks like Clinically and What I Wish I Had in My Toolbox

Coffee Break

Richard N. Kitsis, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Novel Mechanisms of Cell Death

Junichi Sadoshima, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, USA
Autosis Mediates Myocardial Cell Death during Ischemia/Reperfusion

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:15 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 1: Does an X or Y Make a Difference for the Heart?

* Joseph A. Hill, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA

David C. Page, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, USA
Translate Mechanism to Practice: for Sex Differences in HF

Mansoureh Eghbali, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Sex Hormone or Sex Chromosome: The Real Culprit in Cardiac Injury and Dysfunction

* Vera Regitz-Zagrosek, Charité - University Medicine Berlin, Germany
Translational Aspects of Sex Differences in Myocardial Ischemia and Hypertrophy

Carolyn Lam, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
Sex Differences in HF-Clinical Trial

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Shavano Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Inflammation (Non-Ischemic) HFrEF
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Douglas L. Mann, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
What Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy Looks like Clinically and What I Wish I Had in My Toolbox

Peter Liu, Toronto Hospital, Canada
Talk Title to be Announced

Hongliang Li, Wuhan University, China
Novel Role of Innate Inflammatory Genes in Heart Disease

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 1

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
8:00—11:00 AM
HFrEF: Hypertensive Heart Disease (Hypertrophy, Fibrosis)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Joseph A. Hill, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
What Hypertensive HFrEF Looks Like and What I Wish I had in my Toolbox

Jeffery D. Molkentin, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, USA
Fibroblast Dynamics in the MI Injured Heart

Coffee Break

Mark E. Anderson, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
CaMKII as a Therapeutic Target in Heart Failure and Arrhythmias

Timothy A. McKinsey, University of Colorado Denver, USA
Epigenetic Regulation of Heart Failure

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 2: Big Data and Precision Medicine for Heart Failure
-Precision medicine: What does it mean? -Conceptual foundation of precision medicine -Precision medicine in HF clinical practice -Precision medicine in drug discovery and clinical trials

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Peipei Ping, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
NHLBI Big Data to Knowledge

Elizabeth M. McNally, Northwestern University, USA
Genomic Solutions to Precision Medicine

Daniel P. Kelly, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Integrated Profiling Approaches to Delineating the Metabolic Origins of Heart Failure

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Shavano Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
PH and RV Failure
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Mardi I. Gomberg-Maitland, Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, USA
Clinical Right Ventricular Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension: Mechanism, Clinical Phenotypes, and Statistical/Translational Treatment Approaches

Stephan Rosenkranz, Klinik III für Innere Medizin, Germany
Novel Targets in Pulmonary Vascular Disease and RV Dysfunction

Mansoureh Eghbali, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Role of Oxidized Lipids in PH and RV Failure

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 2

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
8:00—11:00 AM
HFrEF and Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
E. Dale Abel, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, USA
Mitochondrial Metabolism and Signaling Mechanisms in Heart Failure

Peipei Ping, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Mitochondrial Proteome in Heart Failure

Coffee Break

Daniel P. Kelly, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Mitochondrial Remodeling in Heart Failure

Rong Tian, University of Washington, USA
Metabolic Modulation of Cardiac Hypertrophy

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 3: Pharma for HF, How NOT to Get Lost in Translation

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Anthony J. Muslin, Sanofi, USA

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Shavano Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
HFrEF: Genetics and Epigenetics
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Elizabeth M. McNally, Northwestern University, USA
How Genetics Informs the Care of HF

Christine E. Seidman, Harvard Medical School, USA
Genetic Contribution to HF

Thomas Thum, Medical School Hannover, Germany
Noncoding RNAs and Other Therapeutic Approaches in Cardiac Remodeling

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 3

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
8:00—9:00 AM
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Daria Mochly-Rosen, Stanford University, USA
Cardiac Disease: Crossing the Translational Divide

9:00—11:15 AM
HFpEF (Mechanisms and Therapy)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
David A. Kass, Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA
Dissecting Mechanisms of HFpEF - A Multiscale Approach

Coffee Break

Carolyn Lam, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
HFpEF Exists -- We Just Don’t Know What to Call It

Wolfgang A. Linke, University of Munster, Germany
Targeting Cardiomyocyte Structure and Function in HFpEF

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Shavano Foyer
5:00—6:45 PM
HFrEF (Cellular and Molecular Therapy)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
Roger J. Hajjar, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Gene-Based Therapy

Hesham A. Sadek, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Rethinking the Effect of Hypoxia on Cardiomyocytes

Joseph C. Wu, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Genomics and Stem Cells for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine

6:45—7:00 PM
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/14/2017

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
8:00—11:00 PM
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.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

Cytokinetics, Inc.

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


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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If your organization is interested in joining these entities in support of Keystone Symposia, please contact: Sarah Lavicka, Assistant Director of Development, Email: sarahl@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2690

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Phone:+1 970-262-2676