ASMB Biennial Meeting Program
October 14-17, 2018
Red Rock Canyon Casino Spa Resort
Las Vegas, NV 

“ECM Microenvironments in Disease, Aging and Regeneration”

 

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Program-at-a-glance

Sunday, October 14th   

9:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Guest Symposia I, II, III
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibits
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Break – Lunch on your own
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm Concurrent Sessions
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm Break
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm President’s Welcome &  Award Talks
4:30pm Junior Investigator Awardee
5:00pm Iozzo Award Winner
5:30pm Senior Investigator Awardee
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Opening Reception
7:00 pm - 7:15 pm Founders Award Talk
7:15 pm - 8:00 pm Keynote Lecture

  

Monday, October 15th

7:15 am - 8:30 am
Career Mentoring Breakfast
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Registration
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Exhibits
7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Plenary I:
Novel Approaches and Technologies to Investigate the Extracellular Matrix
10:00 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Plenary II: ECM in Disease, Aging and Regeneration
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm ASMB Business Meeting
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Poster Session I – Lunch
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Coffee Break
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
FREE EVENING
  

Tuesday, October 16th

7:15 am - 8:30 am Women Mentoring Women Breakfast
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Registration and Exhibits
7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:30 am Plenary III: Signaling to and from the Matrix
9:30 am - 10:15 am ISMB Distiguished Investigator Award Presentation:

The Collagen Triple Helix at the Evolutionary Dawn of the Animal Kingdom
Billy Hudson, Vanderbilt University

10:15 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Plenary IV: Genetic Disorders Affecting Connective Tissue
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Poster Session II - Lunch
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Coffee Break
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Banquet (Advanced ticket purchase required)

 

Wednesday, October 17th

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Exhibits
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:30 am Plenary V: Therapeutic Strategies for ECM Diseases
10:30 am - 11:00 am Coffee Break
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Concurrent Sessions