Research Conferences

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 presented 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.

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Key Dates

  • April 30: Early registration ends
  • May 24: Discounted group rate at hotel ends

Confirmed Speakers

  • Keynote Speaker: David Neal Franz, MD
  • John J. Bissler, MD
  • Patrick F. Bolton, PhD, FRCPsych
  • 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
  • Carmen Priolo, MD, PhD
  • Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD
  • Wei Shi, MD, PhD
  • William L. Stanford, PhD
  • Andrew Tee, PhD
  • Elizabeth A. Thiele, MD, PhD


View the Conference Agenda.

Program Book

View the Conference Program Book.

Pre-Conference Clinicians’ Gathering

Wednesday, June 19: Download the flyer for more information.

June 20: Early Career Researcher Symposium

Stevenson Room (2nd Floor)

Organizing Committee: Angela Peron, MD, Co-Chair; Charilaos Filippakis, PhD, Co-Chair; Krinio Giannikou, PhD; Brian Siroky, PhD; Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth Henske, MD; Career Development Panel: Dean J. Aguiar, PhD; Angélique Bordey, PhD; Jonathan Lipton, MD, PhD; Jeff MacKeigan, PhD

Registration Prices

By April 30 From May 1
Early Career Researchers USD 395 USD 495
All Other Registrants USD 495 USD 645


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
  • Joao García Martínez, MD
  • Bláthnaid McCoy, MB, BCh, BAO
  • Elahna Paul, MD, PhD
Tuberous Sclerosis Canada Sclérose Tubéreuse

  • Karen Shulist

Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance of Mexico

  • Ary Agami

Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance

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

2020 International TSC Research Conference: A Vision for the Future

The International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference 2020 will take place 12-14 November 2020 at the Royal College of Physicians, London. The conference is proudly organized by the Tuberous Sclerosis Association.

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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)