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Prion 2015 Schedule (Click for a detailed schedule)

Tuesday, May 26

0830 – 1600    Human, Animal and Yeast Prion Workshops (click for a detailed schedule)
1700 – 1730    Opening Ceremony
1730 – 1900     Keynote talks – Byron Caughey and Reed Wickner
1900                 Welcome cocktail reception

Wednesday, May 27

0800 – 0900    Plenary talk
0900 – 1000    Session 1
1030 – 1215    Session 2
1400 – 1545    Session 3
1615 – 1730    Session 4

Thursday, May 28

0800 – 0900    Plenary talk
0900 – 1000    Session 5
1030 – 1215    Session 6
1400 – 1545   Session 7
1615 – 1645    Session 8
1645 – 1745   Plenary talk

Friday, May 29

0800 – 1000    Session 9
1030 – 1215    Session 10
1400 – 1530    Session 11
1530 – 1540    Closing Remarks
1540 – 1550    Poster Prizes
1550 – 1610    PRION2016 – Japan
1900                Closing Gala at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

 

 


Keynote Speakers

Byron Caughey – NIH
Reed Wickner – NIH

Plenary Speakers
Claudio Soto – University of Texas, Houston
Karen Ashe – N. Bud Grossman Center for Memory Research and Care, University of Minnesota
John Collinge – MRC Prion Unit

Invited Main Congress Session Speakers
Ted Allison – Centre for Prions and Protein Folding Diseases
Olivier Andreoletti – UMR INRA ENVT
Jason Bartz – Creighton University
Ilia Baskakov – University of Maryland
David Borchelt – Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease, University of Florida
Fabrizio Chiti – University of Florence
Marc Diamond – Center for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases
at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
David Harris – Boston University
Corinne Lazmesas – Scripps
Jiyan Ma – Van Andel Research Institute
Hugh Perry – University of Southampton
Tricia Serio – University of Arizona
Stephen Strittmatter – Yale School of Medicine
Heather True-Krob – Washington University
Ina Vorberg – DZNE
Lary Walker – Emory University
Thomas Wisniewski – New York University

Invited Local Speakers
Ed Hoover – Prion Research Center at Colorado State University
Eric Ross – Prion Research Center at Colorado State University

 Invited Workshop Speakers
Jiyan Ma – Van Andel Research Institute
Joaquin Castilla – CIC bioGUNE
Bruce Chesebro – NIH
Joel Watts – Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases at University of Toronto
Candace Mathiason – Prion Research Center at Colorado State University

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