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  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    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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Cell Death, Inflammation and Adaptation to Tissue Stress (A6)

Scientific Organizers: Pascal Meier, Eric H. Baehrecke and Kim Newton


January 21—25, 2018

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by Akebia Therapeutics


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 27, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 27, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 25, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 28, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-A6 "Cell Death, Inflammation and Adaptation to Tissue Stress" 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 27, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 27, 2017 until October 25, 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 27, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 28, 2017 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 28, 2017 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 28, 2017 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 28, 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.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 27, 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 25, 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 27, 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 25, 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 27, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 28, 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 21 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 25 with a closing plenary session and keynote address from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 26 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21

4:00—8:00 PM
Arrival and Registration

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


MONDAY, JANUARY 22

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00—9:00 AM
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Douglas R. Green, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Programmed Necrosis in Inflammation: Toward Identification of the Effector Molecules

9:00—11:15 AM
RIP Kinases and the Regulation of Tissue Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Manolis Pasparakis, University of Cologne, Germany
Epithelial Cell Death in Tissue Homeostasis and Inflammation

Coffee Break

John Silke, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Primed to Die - the in vivo Consequences of Activating Mutations in the Necroptotic Cell Death Pathway

Vishva M. Dixit, Genentech, Inc., USA
Inflammasomes and their Roles in Health and Disease

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:15 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 1: Signaling in Cell Death and Inflammation I

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

5:00—7:00 PM
Autophagy, Cell Health and Death
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Eric H. Baehrecke, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Eaten Alive: Novel Insights into Autophagy from Multicellular Model Systems

Kevin M. Ryan, Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, UK
The Role of Autophagy in Cellular Stress Responses and Tumor Development

Ivan Dikic, Goethe University Medical School, Germany
Novel Ubiquitin Conjugation in Regulation of Cell Death

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.

7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 1


TUESDAY, JANUARY 23

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00—11:00 AM
Inflammatory Cell Death
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Eicke Latz, University of Bonn, Germany
The Paracrine Response to Inflammasome Activation and Pyroptosis

Kate A. Fitzgerald, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Inflammasome Complexes: Emerging Mechanisms and Effector Functions

Coffee Break

Speaker to be Announced

Kim Newton, Genentech, Inc., USA
Exploring the Pro-Survival Function of RIPK1

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

5:00—7:00 PM
Cancer as a Systemic Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Laura D. Attardi, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Deciphering p53 Transcriptional Networks in Tumor Suppression

Scott W. Lowe, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Constructing and Deconstructing Cancer Using Mouse Models

Guillermina Lozano, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Deregulation of the p53 Tumor Suppressor Pathway in Cancer

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.

7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 2


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00—11:00 AM
Adaptive Responses to Tissue Stress
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Pascal Meier, Institute of Cancer Research, UK
RIPK1 and the Maintenance of Tissue Homeostasis

Andrew Oberst, University of Washington, USA
Death-Independent Roles of the RIP Kinases in Host Defense

Coffee Break

Mathieu JM Bertrand, VIB / Ghent University, Belgium
Regulation of TNF-Mediated Inflammatory Responses by RIPK1 Phosphorylation

Andreas Villunger, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Exploring the PIDDosome in Tissue Homeostasis

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

5:00—7:00 PM
Death-Induced Tissue Remodelling
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Andreas Bergmann, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
The Role of Apoptosis-Induced Proliferation for Regeneration and Cancer

Laura Johnston, Columbia University, USA
Socializing with MYC: Cell Competition in Development and as a Model for Premalignant Cancer

Michael Overholtzer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
LC3 Lipidation in LAP-Related Processes

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.

7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 3


THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00—11:00 AM
Resolution and Healing
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Will Wood, University of Bristol, UK
Immune Cell Signal Prioritization: Recognizing Death and Damage in vivo

Dorothy Schafer, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Neuroinflammation: Ways in Which the Immune System Affects the Brain

Coffee Break

Christopher D. Gregory, University of Edinburgh, UK
Sinister Self-Sacrifice: Contributions of Apoptosis to Malignant Disease

Kodi S. Ravichandran, University of Virginia, USA
Eating a Good Apoptotic Meal: Implications for Health and Disease

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 2: Signaling in Cell Death and Inflammation II

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

5:00—6:00 PM
Immune Response Against Dying Tumor Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Matthew L. Albert, Genentech, Inc., USA
Apoptotic Cell-Mediated Antigen Presentation

Scott Cameron, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, USA
Clinical Experience with an IAP Antagonist, LCL161

6:00—6:45 PM
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Andreas E. Strasser, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Cell Death Control and Tumor Development

6:45—7:00 PM
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

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

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.


FRIDAY, JANUARY 26

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Akebia Therapeutics

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