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Tuberculosis: Immunity and Immune Evasion (A2)

Scientific Organizers: Joel Ernst, Jennifer Philips and Daniel L. Barber


January 16—20, 2020

Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Global Health Travel Award Deadline: Aug 13, 2019 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 24, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 24, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 16, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 19, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-A2 "Tuberculosis: Immunity and Immune Evasion" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On September 24, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 24, 2019 until October 16, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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September 24, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 19, 2019 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 19, 2019 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 19, 2019 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 19, 2019 820.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 24, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is October 16, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: August 13, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: September 24, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: October 16, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is September 24, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 19, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Thursday, January 16 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Monday, January 20 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Tuesday, January 21 in order to fully experience the meeting.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Cava Santa Fe
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Cava Santa Fe

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Eric Goosby, University of California, San Francisco / United Nations, USA
Global Solutions to Elimination of Tuberculosis: The Roles of Immunology and Vaccines

09:00—11:15
TB Vaccines and Vaccine Immunology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Patricia A. Darrah, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Mechanisms of Immune Protection by Systemic BCG Vaccination

Coffee Break

Thomas J. Scriba, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Immune Responses to Diverse TB Vaccines in Humans

Ann M. Ginsberg, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, USA
TB Vaccine Human Efficacy Trials - What Have We Learned? Where Are We Headed?

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Anasazi Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Anasazi Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: B Cells to the Rescue?

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Impact of Host and Pathogen Diversity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Chetan Seshadri, University of Washington, USA
Interferon Gamma Independent Immune Markers of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Exposure

Sara Suliman, Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
A Human Genetic Determinant of Progression to Active TB

Shabaana Khader, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Immunity to Drug-Resistant TB

Sarah M. Fortune, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, USA
Single Cell RNAseq Reveals Novel Correlates of TB Granuloma Fate

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Anasazi Ballroom

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Mechanisms of T Cell Protection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Marc K. Jenkins, University of Minnesota Medical School, USA
Development and Determinants of CD4 T Cell Responses to Intracellular Bacteria

Cecilia S. Lindestam Arlehamn, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
Diversity of Antigenic Targets in Human Tuberculosis

Coffee Break

Daniel L. Barber, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Protective CD4 T Cell Responses to M. tuberculosis Infection

Paul Ogongo, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Compartmentalization of M. tuberculosis-Specific Human T-Cells in the Lung

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Anasazi Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Anasazi Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Will DURTs Clean Up?

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Immunometabolism and Host-Directed Therapies
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Amit Singhal, Singapore Immunology Network, Singapore
Reprograming Host Immunometabolic Circuits for Designing TB HDT

Sarah A. Stanley, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Modulation of Innate Immune Responses in Tuberculosis

Jennifer Philips, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Targeting Host Metabolism to Treat TB

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Anasazi Ballroom

SUNDAY, JANUARY 19

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Lessons from other Persisters
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Steven Holland, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Are Infections in the Lung and Outside it the Same? Host Factors in Mycobacterial Tissue Specificity

Nevil J. Singh, University of Maryland, USA
Impact of Persistent Antigenic Stimulation on CD4 T Cell Function

Coffee Break

David L. Sacks, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Monocyte and Dendritic Cell Determinants of Immunity to Leishmania

Haina Shin, Washington University, USA
Antiviral Control of Chronic HSV Infection

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Anasazi Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Anasazi Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Mechanisms of T Cell Evasion
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Joel D. Ernst, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Dendritic Cell and Macrophage Dichotomy in Tuberculosis: What Goes Wrong after T Cell Priming?

Samuel M. Behar, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Differential Processing of M. tuberculosis Antigens in Priming and Persistence

Kevin B. Urdahl, University of Washington, USA
Barriers to Immunity in the TB Granuloma

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Anasazi Ballroom

MONDAY, JANUARY 20

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Pathogen Determinants of Immune Evasion
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Steven A. Porcelli, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine, USA
M. tuberculosis Manipulation of MHC Class II Antigen Presentation

Olivier Neyrolles, IPBS, CNRS-University of Toulouse, France
C-Type Lectin Receptors in Immunity to Tuberculosis

Coffee Break

Maximiliano Gutierrez, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Evasion of Xenophagy in the Cytosol of Host Cells

Oren S. Rosenberg, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Structure and Function of ESX Secretion in Mycobacteria

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 3: Radical Immune Modulation for Treatment of XDR-TB

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—18:45
Trained Immunity and Control of TB
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
Mihai G. Netea, Radboud University, Netherlands
Trained Immunity to Intracellular Pathogens

Maziar Divangahi, McGill University, Canada
Are Tolerance and Training Required to End TB?

Simone A. Joosten, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
Trained Immunity in TB Exposure

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2019

Eldorado Grand Ballroom
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Anasazi Ballroom
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Anasazi Ballroom

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21

 
Departure


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