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Schedule for the 2018 Sabri Ülker Symposium

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Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Time
Schedule
Venue
3:30-4:30pm
Registration
Memorial Hall
4:30-4:50pm
Musical Performance by Ahmet Kanneci
Sanders Hall
5:00-5:10pm
Gökhan Hotamışlıgil Opening Remarks and “Thank Yous”
Sanders Theatre
Opening Remarks
Sanders Hall
5:10-5:15pm
Provost, Alan Garber will give welcoming remarks and the introduction of Dean Michelle Williams
Sanders Theatre
5:15-5:20pm
Dean Michelle Williams Remarks and Introduction of Ali Ülker
Sanders Theatre
5:20-5:30pm
Ali Ülker and Gökhan Hotamışlıgil: Remarks and Introduction of the Rising Stars Session
Sanders Theatre
5:30-5:45pm
Elçin Ünal | Illuminating cellular aging pathways through meiotic differentiation University of California, Berkeley
Sanders Theatre
Rising Stars Session
Sanders Hall
5:45-6:00pm
Ali Güler | Central nervous system and metabolism University of Virginia
Sanders Theatre
6:00-6:15pm
Yasemin Sancak | Calcium homeostasis in the mitochondria Washington University
Sanders Theatre
6:15-6:30pm
Ömer Yılmaz | Dietary and metabolic regulation of stem cell Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sanders Theatre
6:30-6:37pm
Gökhan Hotamışlıgil: Introduction of Keynote Speakers
Sanders Theatre
6:37-7:27pm
Keynote Speakers: Nobel Laureates, Joseph Goldstein & Michael Brown Cholesterol Homeostasis: From Physiology to Molecular Biology University of Texas, Southwestern
Sanders Theatre
7:27-7:37pm
Sabri Ülker Science Award Presentation
Sanders Theatre
7:37-7:42pm
Gökhan Hotamışlıgil will introduce Mark Elliott to deliver the closing remarks
Sanders Theatre
7:42-9:30pm
Closing Reception
Memorial Hall

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Time
Schedule
Venue
8:00-9:00am
Guests Arrive
Memorial Hall
SESSION 1 | Chair: Elçin Ünal
Sanders Theatre
9:00-9:35am
Linda Partridge | Metabolism and Ageing University College London
Sanders Theatre
9:35-10:10am
Bruce Spiegelman | Controlling energy expenditure for metabolic health Harvard Medical School
Sanders Theatre
10:10-10:45am
Ronald M. Evans | Nuclear hormone receptors and metabolic homeostasis Salk Institute
Sanders Theatre
10:45-11:15am
Break for Coffee & Tea
Annenberg Hall
SESSION 2 | Chair: Ali Güler
Sanders Theatre
11:15-11:50am
Leslie Vosshall | Genetic control of innate behavior The Rockefeller University
Sanders Theatre
11:50-12:25pm
Michael Czech | Integration of metabolism with immune and neuronal responses University of Massachusetts Medical School
Sanders Theatre
12:30-13:45pm
Lunch
Annenberg Hall
SESSION 3 | Chair: Yasemin Sancak
Sanders Theatre
13:45-2:10pm
Jean Schaffer | Molecular mechanisms of lipotoxicity Washington University
Sanders Theatre
2:10-2:55pm
Gerald Shulman | Lipids and mitochondria in health and disease Yale University
Sanders Theatre
2:55-3:30pm
Shizuo Akira | Towards understanding the mechanisms of fibrosis Osaka University
Sanders Theatre
3:30-4:00pm
Break for Coffee & Tea
Annenberg Hall
SESSION 4 | Chair: Ömer Yılmaz
Sanders Theatre
4:00-4:35pm
Brenda Schulman | Protein homeostasis and metabolism St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Sanders Theatre
4:35-5:05pm
Vamsi Mootha | Mitochondrial function in health and disease Massachusetts General Hospital
Sanders Theatre
5:05-5:45pm
Peter Walter | The Unfolded Protein Response in Health and Disease University of California, San Francisco
Sanders Theatre