AAIC APOE 2023 Conference

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AAIC APOE 2023 Conference

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The Alzheimer's Association and a National Institute on Aging-supported grant are providing a two-day conference focused solely on ApoE on March 6-7, 2023, for a cost of $25 for virtual attendance. While geared towards a professional audience, the content is likely to be of interest to some looking for the latest on the topics below.

Registration and a description is HERE as
a conference where leading neuroscience experts share their latest research findings and ideas about the role of APOE in neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Session 1: APOE Genetics
Plenary Speaker: TBD.
Presenters: Elizabeth Blue, University of Washington
Michael Belloy, Stanford University
Yadong Huang, University of California San Francisco

Session 2: APOE Structure
Plenary:
Jay Heinecke, University of Washington
Presenters:
Andrea Soranno, Washington University in St. Louis Ana Raulin, Mayo Clinic
Michael Strickland, Washington University in St. Louis

Session 3: APOE and Inflammation
Plenary:
David Holtzman, Washington University in St. Louis
Presenters:
Lance Johnson, University of Kentucky
Chia-Chen Liu, Mayo Clinic
Eduardo Marcora, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Session 4: APOE and Protein Misfolding
Plenary:
Brad Hyman, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Presenters:
Na Zhao, Mayo Clinic
Albert (Gus) Davis, Washington University in St. Louis
Jason Ulrich, Washington University in St. Louis

Session 5: APOE, the Blood Brain Barrier and Vascular Regulation
Plenary: Guojun Bu [Chair of the Department of Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic prior to December, 2021; currently Chief Scientific Officer for SciNeuro Pharmaceuticals]
Presenters:
Cheryl Wellington, University of British Columbia
Costantino Iadecola, Cornell University
Takahisa Kanekiyo, Mayo Clinic

Session 6: APOE and Glial Lipid Metabolism
Plenary:
Gil Di Paolo, Denali Therapeutics
Presenters:
Hussein Yassine, University of Southern California
Julia TCW, Boston University

Session 7: Therapeutic Strategies
Plenary:
To be confirmed
Presenters:
Joachim Herz, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Anastasia Khvorova, University of Massachusetts Medical School
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Thank you for this, I have signed up for virtual.
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This looks great. They have some excellent speakers including two friends of our site, Yadong Huang and Hussein Yassine. Thanks for sharing!
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Thank you for sharing this information! I will sign up.
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Thanks. I just registered for virtual access to the conference too.
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Looking forward to this conference. I registered too!
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