Research Conferences

2019 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: Changing the Course of TSC

2019 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: Changing the Course of TSC

June 20-22, 2019
Toronto, ON
Chelsea Hotel Toronto

The 2019 conference will be organized by the TS Alliance in partnership with Tuberous Sclerosis Canada Sclérose Tubéreuse and the TS Alliance of Mexico. More information will be posted on this page in the coming months. Please subscribe to TSC Alert for the latest updates on this meeting.

Key Dates

  • January: Abstract submission and travel award application system opens
  • February: Early registration opens
  • March: Abstracts and travel award applications due
  • Early April: Platform presenters, poster presenters, and travel award winners notified
  • Late April: Early registration ends

Confirmed Speakers Include

  • Keynote Speaker: David Neal Franz, MD
  • Stéphanie Baulac, PhD
  • John J. Bissler, MD
  • Michael Borchers, MD
  • Angélique Bordey, PhD
  • Thomas N. Darling, MD, PhD
  • Peter Davis, MD
  • Kevin C. Ess, MD, PhD
  • You Feng, PhD
  • Elizabeth P. Henske, MD
  • Shafali S. Jeste, MD
  • Sergiusz Jóźwiak, MD, PhD
  • David J. Kwiatkowski, MD, PhD
  • Jonathan Lipton, MD, PhD
  • Jeff MacKeigan, PhD
  • Brendan Manning, PhD
  • Carmen Priolo, MD, PhD
  • Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD
  • Wei Shi, MD, PhD
  • William L. Stanford, PhD
  • Charlotte Tye, PhD

Organizing Committee

  • Co-Chair: Elizabeth P. Henske, MD
  • Co-Chair: Michael Wong, MD, PhD
  • Peter Crino, MD, PhD
  • Shafali S. Jeste, MD
  • Arnold Kristof, MDCM, FRCP
  • Darcy Krueger, MD, PhD
  • Brendan Manning, PhD
  • Bláthnaid McCoy, MB, BCh, BAO
  • Elahna Paul, MD, PhD

Tuberous Sclerosis Canada Sclérose Tubéreuse

  • Karen Shulist
TS Alliance Staff

  • Kari Luther Rosbeck
  • Steven L. Roberds, PhD
  • Calvin N. Ho, PhD
  • Katie Smith

Early Career Researcher Symposium

Co-Chairs: Angela Peron, MD and Charilaos Filippakis, MD

The third biennial TSC Early Career Researcher Symposium is scheduled for the morning of Thursday, June 20, before the main conference begins. The program will include platform presentations by early career scientists, as well as career development activities.

Past Research Conferences

  • 2017 International Research Conference on TSC and LAM: Innovating Through Partnerships (Washington, DC, USA)
  • 2015 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: From Treatment to Prevention (Windsor, UK)