|2017 Fourth Annual Lipids@Wayne Symposium
Our fourth annual symposium will be held on May 10, 2017. More information will be released soon in addition to registration and abstract submission. We can't wait to see you there!
Dr. Sarah Spiegel - Mann T. and Sara D. Lowry Chair in Cancer Research & Professor/Chair of Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (Virginia Commonwealth University Medical School, Richmond, VA) - Title: "Sphingosine-1-phosphate: A Bridge from Bench to Clinic"
Dr. Rosalind Coleman - Professor of Department of Nutrition and Pediatrics (UNC, Chapel Hill, NC) - Title: "Lipid regulation of β-adrenergic receptor signaling"
Dr. William Dowhan - Professor and John S. Dunn Chair (University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX) - Title: "Protein Gymnastics in the Lipid Bilayer: How Lipids Determine Membrane Protein Dynamic Organization"
Dr. Gary Lopaschuk - Professor and Scientific Director of Mazankowski Alberta Hearth Institute (University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) - Title: "The contribution of altered myocardial fatty acid oxidation to the severity of heart failure"
Dr. Jeffrey B. Travers - Professor and Chair of Pharmacology and Toxicology (Wright State University, Dayton, OH) - Title: "The Platelet-activating Factor system as an effector for environmental stressors"
For more information about previous Lipids@Wayne symposia, please visit the following pages:
2016 Third Annual Symposium
2015 Second Annual Symposium
2014 Inaugural Symposium