Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Session II: Metabolism of Endothelial and Immune Cells in Health and Disease

Session Chairs: Susan Kaech, PhD

8:15 AM Breakfast Buffet (Grand Ballroom Foyer)

9:00 AM “Endothelial Cell Metabolism: Principles and Therapeutic Opportunities” - Peter Carmeliet, MD, PhD, Center for Cancer Biology, University of Leuven

9:45 AM “Molecular Regulation of Endothelial Permeability and Lipid Transport by VEGF Signaling” - Anne Eichmann PhD, Medicine, and Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale University

10:20 AM Break

10:35 AM “Metabolic Dysregulation of Cellular Innate Immunity in Inflammatory Vasculitis” - Sonia Sharma, PhD, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology

11:05 PM “Characterization of Immune Cell Metabolism in Obesity” - Lydia Lynch, PhD, Biochemistry and Immunology, Harvard University

11:45 AM Early Career Investigator Presentation (2018 Abstract) - TBD

12:00 PM Lunch (Mountain View Patio)

1:20 PM Introduction and Presentation of the Roger Davis Lecturer (TBD) - Robert H. Eckel, MD, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado

1:55 PM “Store-Operated Ca2+ Entry in T Cell Immunity and (Lipid) Metabolism: essons from STIM1 and ORAI1 Deficient Human Patients and Mice” - Stefan Feske, MD, Pathology, NYU

2:30 PM “Adipocyte Precursor Activation During Onset of Obesity” - Matthew Rodeheffer, PhD, Yale University

3:05 PM Break

6:00 PM Poster Session (Grand Ballroom Salons F-J)