9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
Nutritional Immunology: Role in Health and Disease
FASEB Summer Research Conferences
FASEB Summer Research Conferences 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814
Carefree, Arizona

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, July 10, 2011
16:00:00 Conference Registration
18:00:00 FASEB Opening Reception
19:00:00 Dinner
20:45:00 Autophagy Ana Maria Cuervo
Monday, July 11, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Welcome from FASEB
09:15:00 Morning Free
12:00:00 Lunch
12:55:00 Session 1 | Cutting Edge | What’s new and exciting? Stephen Bunnell
13:00:00 The development of T cell memory David Masopust
13:35:00 A systems biology approach to innate immunology Robert Hancock
14:10:00 Group photo and FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
14:50:00 Using parasite-rodent models for interactions between immunity and metabolism Jasmina Saric
15:25:00 Signaling complexes controlling T cell function Stephen Bunnell
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
18:55:00 Session 2 | Obesity Induced Immune Dysfunction Steven Shoelson
19:00:00 Obesity, insulin resistance and innate immunity Steven Shoelson
19:35:00 Leptin as an immunomodulator Giuseppe Matarese
20:10:00 Break
20:25:00 Obesity induced accelerated thymic aging Vishva Dixit
21:00:00 Impact of Class III morbid obesity on neutrophil function and inflammation Pamela Fraker
21:35:00 Questions and Discussion
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Morning Free
12:00:00 Lunch
12:55:00 Session 3 | Neuroinflammation | Role of Nutrition Rodney Johnson
13:00:00 Neuroimmunology and nutrition Rodney Johnson
13:35:00 Flavonoids and neurodegenerative diseases Jeremy Spencer
14:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
14:30:00 Short Talks Selected From Submitted Abstracts
15:05:00 Questions and Discussion
15:30:00 Meet the Expert | Session
16:30:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
18:55:00 Session 4 | PUFA, lipid rafts and immune function Robert S. Chapkin
19:00:00 Fatty acids and CD8 T cell memory Yongwon CHOI
19:35:00 Lipid rafts and immune function Robert S. Chapkin
20:10:00 Break
20:25:00 Fatty acids and lymphocyte function Saame Raza Shaikh
21:00:00 Omega-3 fatty acid regulation of T-lymphocytes Christopher Jolly
21:35:00 Questions and Discussion
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Morning Free
12:00:00 Lunch | Business Meeting
12:55:00 Session 5 | Nutrient-Gene Interactions Pamela Fraker
13:00:00 Vitamin A and immune regulation Jorge Rodrigo Mora
13:35:00 Vitamin D and immune regulation Margherita Cantorna
14:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
14:30:00 Vitamin E, signalosomes and gene expression in T cells Simin Nikbin Meydani
15:05:00 Vitamin regulation of gene expression A. Catharine Ross
15:40:00 Questions and Discussion
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
18:55:00 Session 6 | Specialized T cells and Nutrition Hilde Cheroutre
19:00:00 T-regs and vitamin A Hilde Cheroutre
19:35:00 Gamma-Delta T cells and plant phytochemicals Susan S Percival
20:10:00 Break
20:25:00 Vitamin A and T regs, TLR2, autoimmunity Bali Pulendran
21:00:00 Questions and Discussion
Thursday, July 14, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Morning Free/Organized Activities Times and Activities TBD
12:00:00 Lunch
12:55:00 Session 7 | Gut Immunology | Role of bacteria and nutrition Kay Lund
13:00:00 Immune adaptations to the intestinal microbiota Lora Hooper
13:35:00 How do probiotics function? Philip Sherman
14:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
14:30:00 Diet and bacterial interactions with obesity and gut health Kay Lund
15:05:00 Gut bacteria and inflammatory bowel disease Balfour Sartor
15:40:00 Questions and Discussion
16:00:00 Poster Session -Optional
18:00:00 Dinner
18:55:00 Session 8 | Host Nutritional Status and immune related disease Melinda A Beck
19:00:00 Influence of obesity on influenza virus infection Melinda A Beck
19:35:00 Green tea and autoimmune disorders | role of T cells Dayong Wu
20:10:00 Break
20:25:00 Selenium and asthma Peter Hoffman
21:00:00 The effects of caloric restriction and aging on immunity Elizabeth Gardner
21:35:00 Questions and Discussion
Friday, July 15, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:55:00 Session 9 | Nutritional Immunology | Where is the field headed? Simin Nikbin Meydani
09:00:00 Use of next generation massively parallel sequencing for nutritional studies Cassandra Jabara
09:35:00 Use of lipidomics to unravel the role of nutrients in immune regulation Edward A Dennis
10:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:25:00 Evidence based nutritional immunology Alice Lichtenstein
11:00:00 Question & Answer Period | Discussion | Where is the field of Nutritional Immunology headed?
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