Workshop Schedule

Lafora Workshop

University of California at San Diego
Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
June 23 – 24, 2016

June 23, 2016

3:30-3:40       Jack Dixon – Introductory remarks

3:45-3:50       Kim Rice – Welcome from Chelsea’s Hope

3:55-4:05        Matt Gentry – Funding Success & Future of LD Research

4:10-5:05        Peter Roach – Keynote Address

5:10-5:30        “Living With Lafora” – video by Linda Gerber

5:30                  Cocktails and Dinner at The Village at Torrey Pines.  ALL ARE WELCOME

Posters in Lobby

 

June 24, 2016

Morning session chaired by Carolyn Worby

8:00-8:45       Breakfast – Posters in Lobby

9:00-9:25       Subramaniam Ganesh

9:30-9:55      Felix Nitschke (Laboratory of Berge Minassian)

10:00-10:10   Christopher Contreras (Laboratory of Peter Roach)

10:15-10:35   Coffee Break

10:40-11:05   Jose M Serratosa

11:10-11:35   Anna DePaoli-Roach

11:40-11:55   Jesus Machado-Salas

12:00-12:10   Katy Brewer  (Laboratory of Matt Gentry)

12:15-1:30     Lunch – Posters in Lobby

 

Afternoon session chaired by Jordi Duran

1:40-2:05       Joan Guinovart

2:10-2:35       Pascual Sanz

2:40-3:05       Roberto Michelucci

3:10-3:20       Tamar Grossman – Ionis pharmaceuticals

3:25-3:35        Saija Ahonen  (Laboratory of Berge Minassian)

3:40-4:15        Coffee Break

4:15-4:40       Matthew Gentry

4:45-4:55       Gentzane Sanchez (Laboratory of Jose Serratosa)

5:00-5:10       Jordi Duran (Laboratory of Joan Guinovart )

5:15-5:40       Antonio Delgado-Escueta

5:45-               Jack Dixon – Closing Remarks

6:30-               Dinner (INVITATION ONLY)