Obesity, Energy Balance and Disease
Hyatt Grand Champions Resort & Spa
Indian Wells,
CA, mm
Mechanistic insights into energy balance and carcinogenesis 
Exercise and cancer prevention and prognosis 
Exercise and cancer prevention

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Schedule of Presentations:

Saturday, August 4, 2007
16:00:00 Conference Registration
18:00:00 FASEB Opening Reception
20:45:00 Opening Remarks
21:00:00 Plenary Address Nir Barzilai
Sunday, August 5, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Calories, Cancer, and Aging Richard Weindruch
13:45:00 Calorie restriction, IGF-1, and cancer Stephen D Hursting
14:30:00 Group photo and FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
15:00:00 Interactive effects of diet and exercise on gene expression in C57BL/6 mouse mammary glands” David Berrigan
15:45:00 Anticancer and genomic effects of caloric restriction Steven Spindler
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 Exercise and cancer prevention Anne McTiernan
19:45:00 Exercise after cancer diagnosis Kathryn H Schmitz
20:30:00 Break
21:00:00 Energy balance, exercise and cancer risk Alicia Malin Fair
21:45:00 Exercise and cancer – studies in animal models
Monday, August 6, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Adipocyte nitric oxide bioavailability: possible links to insulin resistance and endothelial dysfunction Vidya Mohamed Ali
13:45:00 The interaction between macrophages and adipocytes Michele Guerre Millo
14:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
15:00:00 Lamin A/C and genetic susceptibility to obesity and diabetes Nanette Steinle
15:45:00 Role of myokines in muscle-adipose tissue cross- talk Bente Pederson
19:00:00 Obesity, insulin resistance and disease in children Michael I Goran
19:45:00 Weight loss, exercise, and ectopic fat: effects on insulin sensitivity Bret H Goodpaster
20:30:00 Break
21:00:00 UCPs and type 2 diabetes Catherine Chan
21:45:00 Fatty acid oxidation and the metabolic syndrome Philip Wood
Tuesday, August 7, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
10:00:00 Poster Session
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Epidemiological evidence linking fetal energy restriction to later obesity Aryeh Stein
13:45:00 Adaptation to intrauterine growth restriction and later development of obesity and the metabolic syndrome” Sherin Devaskar,
14:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
15:00:00 Developmental programming of obesity Peter W Nathanielsz
15:45:00 Maternal energy restriction and fetal adipose tissue development
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 A role for protein kinase-c (PKC) theta in hypothalamic insulin signaling and the regulation of energy balance” Deborah Clegg
19:45:00 Reward pathways in the brain and energy homeostasis Stephanie Fulton
20:30:00 Break
21:00:00 Obesity, exercise, and the brain Barry Levin
21:45:00 Fetal and perinatal programming of energy balance Susan Ozanne
Wednesday, August 8, 2007
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Under fed or under fat – does lowered body fatness mediate the life enhancing effect of caloric restriction John Speakman
13:45:00 “Caloric restriction, exercise, and body fat, effects on cancer and markers of aging Derek Huffman
14:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
15:00:00 Manipulation of the growth hormone – IGF signaling axis; effects on body fat, insulin resistance, and longevity Shigeru Okada
15:45:00 Links between obesity, insulin resistance, and longevity evidence from IRS knockout mice Dominic J Withers
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 Genes that influence the response of caloric restriction in C. elegans Andrew Dillin
19:30:00 Breakfast
19:45:00 Insulin/IGF-1 signaling and lifespan in C. elegans Cynthia Kenyon
20:30:00 Break
21:00:00 Genetic regulation of mechanisms for caloric restriction in worms and mammals Anne Brunet
21:45:00 Interaction of calorie restriction with longevity genes Andrzej Bartke
Thursday, August 9, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Caloric restriction substantially increases longevity in animals models but won’t in humans?”
09:45:00 Relevance of CR to humans: from monkeys to mimetics George Roth
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45:00 Effect of caloric restriction on biomarkers of longevity and metabolic adaptation in humans Eric Ravussin
11:30:00 Caloric restriction in humans: studies on members of the caloric restriction society John Holloszy
12:15:00 Box Lunches Available
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