The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

TriMAD Symposium

Multiple Speakers (Penn State)

When: Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:00am - September 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
Where: Berg Auditorium, 100 Life Sciences Building

TRIMAD 2018 Program

 

TRIMAD Campus Map

 

 

CONFERENCE ORGANIZERS: 

Kateryna Makova, PhD and Donna Korzick, PhD

Penn State, University Park

TRiMaD is a collaborative venture between The Pennsylvania State University, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHoP) Research Institute, and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

*REGISTRATION DEADLINES: 

Abstract Submission Deadline

Registration Deadline

September 5, 2018

 

Each scientific session will be complemented by selection of two or three speakers from abstracts submitted for platform presentation.

 

*REGISTRATION FEE: 

Penn State Employee, $0; Pitt, UPenn or CHoP, $25; All other academic affiliations, $40; Corporate affiliations, $75

Registration includes a Welcome Reception, Light Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee Breaks, and optional ‘Fun Run’

 

*LODGING: Blocks of rooms are on hold at Days Inn by Wyndham Penn State ($124/night; Group code: CGTRMD) 240 S Pugh St, State College, PA 16801

 

ADDITIONAL HOUSING OPTIONS

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

TriMAD Schedule


Friday, September 21, 2018  
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Optional Workshop:  Measuring ATP Production in the Seahorse Analyzer/Agilent Technologies 
  (FREE but separate pre-registration REQUIRED)
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Keynote address: Archaic Genomes and Human Evolution
  Speaker:  Mark Stoneking, PhD, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Welcome Reception and Poster Session I (separate pre-registration REQUIRED)
  Heavy Hors D'oeuvres
Saturday, September 22, 2018  
6:30 a.m. Mitochondrial Fun Run 5K (FREE but separate pre-registration REQUIRED)
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Transactions of the Mitochondrial Genome
  Organizer:  Craig E. Cameron, Ph.D., Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Eberly College of Science, Penn State
  Session Speakers:  Smita Patel, Ph.D. (Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School) and Agnel Sfeir, Ph.D. (NYU Langone Medical Center); platform abstracts TBD
10:30 a.m. - 12:05 p.m. Mitochondrial Mutations, Aging and Evolution
  Organizer:  Kateryna Makova, Ph.D., Dept of Biology, Eberly College of Science, Penn State
  Session Speakers:  Zhenglong Gu, Ph.D., Cornell University and Konstantin Khrapko, Ph.D., Northeastern University; platform abstracts TBD
12:05 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Poster Session II
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. MitoProtective Therapies in Health and Disease
  Organizer:  Donna Korzick, Ph.D., Biomedical and Integrative Physiology and Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, Penn State
  Session Speakers:  David Brown, Ph.D., Virginia Tech University and Hazel Szeto, Ph.D., Cornel University; platform abstracts TBD
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Mitochondrial Insights from Industry
  Session Speakers:  Kevin Bittman, Ph.D., Agilent Technologies and Barry Bochner,Ph.D., Biolog
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Keynote address:  Mitochondrial Turnover in the Human Heart
  Speaker:  Roberta Gotlieb, M.D., Vice Chair of Translational Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Abstract Awards Ceremony

 

 

CONFERENCE SPONSORS: Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences • Eberly College of Science • College of Health and Human Development • Office of the Vice President for Research • Integrative and Biomedical Physiology • Agilent Technologies • BIOLOG • IDT • Penn State Center for Medical Genomics • Penn State Department of Biology

 

 

Questions and Contact

Donna McMinn, dlp18@psu.edu

Melissa Bailey, mic3@psu.edu