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The 2017 International Research Conference on TSC & LAM, Washington, DC, June 22-24

The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance and The LAM Foundation will co-host the 2017 International Research Conference on TSC and LAM from June 22 to 24 in Washington, DC.

Confirmed Speakers

Keynote Speaker

  • David Sabatini, MD, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Additional Remarks

  • Walter Koroshetz, MD, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • James Kiley, PhD, Division of Lung Diseases, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Plenary Session Presenters

  • Martina Bebin, MD, MPA, University of Alabama Birmingham
  • John Blenis, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Jeanine D’Armiento, MD, PhD, Columbia University
  • Elizabeth Henske, MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Ravi Jagasia, PhD, F. Hoffmann-La Roche
  • Shafali Spurling Jeste, MD, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Sergiusz Jóźwiak, MD, PhD, Children’s Memorial Health Institute
  • Darcy Krueger, MD, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical
  • Vera Krymskaya, PhD, MBA, University of Pennsylvania
  • David Kwiatkowski, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School
  • Brendan Manning, PhD, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Emily Osterweil, PhD, University of Edinburgh
  • Maikel Peppelenbosh, PhD, Erasmus Medical Center
  • Kimberly Raab-Graham, PhD, Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School
  • Julian Sampson, DM, FRCP, FMedSci, University of Cardiff
  • Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School
  • Cheryl Walker, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Yonghao Yu, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Schedule at a Glance

Day One – Thursday, June 22, 2017

  • Plenary session 1 – afternoon
  • Dinner and keynote

Day Two – Friday, June 23, 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Plenary session 2 – morning
  • Lunch
  • Plenary session 3 – afternoon
  • Poster session and reception

Day Three – Saturday, June 24, 2017

  • Breakfast
  • Plenary session 4 – morning
  • Lunch
  • Plenary session 5 – afternoon
  • Joint session with patient and family conferences for TSC and LAM
  • Optional: The LAM Foundation’s Breath of Hope Gala (included with full conference package)

More Information

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