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Registered attendees (and speakers, organizers, etc.) will have access to the following items from their Account page:

  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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  • Printable Invoices and Invitation Letters
  • Scholarship Information
  • Lodging Information

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NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2017.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Bile Acid Receptors as Signal Integrators in Liver and Metabolism (C1)

Scientific Organizers: Luciano Adorini, Kristina Schoonjans and Scott L. Friedman


March 3—7, 2017

Hyatt Regency Monterey, Monterey, California, USA


Sponsored by Gilead Sciences, Inc., Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Novo Nordisk A/S and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks; poster display opportunities remain open.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Nov 1, 2016 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Nov 1, 2016 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Dec 5, 2016 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 9, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-C1 "Bile Acid Receptors as Signal Integrators in Liver and Metabolism" 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 November 1, 2016 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After November 1, 2016 until January 31, 2017 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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November 1, 2016 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 9, 2017 795.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After January 9, 2017 945.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 9, 2017 570.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After January 9, 2017 720.00 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.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 1, 2016


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 December 5, 2016)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


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: November 1, 2016


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.

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Abstract Deadline: December 5, 2016


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 November 1, 2016)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 9, 2017


Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 570.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 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.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
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 Friday, March 3 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Tuesday, March 7 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Wednesday, March 8 in order to fully experience the meeting.

FRIDAY, MARCH 3

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Regency Foyer Terrace
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Regency Foyer Terrace

SATURDAY, MARCH 4

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:00—08:30
Poster Setup

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:30—17:00
Poster Viewing

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Johan Auwerx, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland
New Insights into the Genetics of Mitochondria and Liver Metabolism

09:30—11:45
FXR and TGR5: Dedicated Bile Acid Sensors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Kristina Schoonjans, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL, Switzerland
TGR5 signaling and control of metabolism

Coffee Break

David J. Mangelsdorf, HHMI/University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Dissecting the Tissue Specific Actions of Endocrine FGF Signaling

Ronald M. Evans, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Salk Institute, USA
Gut Feelings: Control of Fatty Acid and Cholesterol Metabolism by Intestinal FXR

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—12:45
Lunch

Regency Grand IV-VI
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 1

Regency Grand IV-VI
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Bile Acid Receptors in Health and Disease

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Regency Foyer Terrace
17:00—19:00
Genetics of and Epigenetics of Bile Acid Receptors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
David D. Moore, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
FXR Mutations Induce Cholestasis

Elizabeth K. Speliotes, University of Michigan, USA
Gene Set Enrichment Based on Human Genome-Wide Association Study Data Implicates FXR/RXR Activation as a Common Pathway Affecting Blood Lipids Levels and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Kim Jongsook Kemper, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
FGF15 Signal-Induced Phosphorylation of FXR in Bile Acid Regulation and Signal Termination

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00
On Own for Dinner


SUNDAY, MARCH 5

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:30—11:30
Interplay Between Bile Acids and the Gut Microbiome
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Richard A. Flavell, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Role of the Intestinal Microbiome in Liver Disease

Fredrik Bäckhed, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Functional Interactions Between Gut Microbiota, Bile Acids and Host Metabolism

Coffee Break

Frank J. Gonzalez, National Institutes of Health, USA
Gut Microbiota, Bile Acids, FXR and Metabolic Disease

Gary D. Wu, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
Modulation of Gut Microbiota by the Bile Acid Derivative Obeticholic Acid

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Regency Grand IV-VI
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Regency Grand IV-VI
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Regency Foyer Terrace
17:00—19:00
Gut-Liver Metabolic Axis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Frank Reimann, University of Cambridge, UK
Molecular Mechanisms in Bile Acid Stimulated GLP-1 Secretion

Steven A. Kliewer, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Tissue-Specific Actions of Metabolic Hormones FGF15/19 and FGF21

Antonio Moschetta, Clinica Medica Frugoni, University of Bari, Italy
Gut-Liver Axis in the Control of Cholestasis and HCC Development

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

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

Regency Grand IV-VI
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Regency Grand IV-VI

MONDAY, MARCH 6

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:30—11:30
Pathways to NASH, Liver Cirrhosis, and HCC
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Scott L. Friedman, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Metabolic Dysregulation and Inflammation in the Pathogenesis of NASH, Hepatic Fibrosis and HCC

Jelena Mann, Newcastle University, UK
Epigenetic Regulation in Liver Fibrosis

Coffee Break

Li Wang, University of Connecticut, USA
Nuclear Receptor and LncRNA Crosstalk in Cholestatic Liver Injury

Yujin Hoshida, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Genetic and Genomic Features of Fatty Liver Disease, Fibrosis, and Cancer

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Regency Grand IV-VI
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Regency Grand IV-VI
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Regency Foyer Terrace
17:00—19:00
Metabolic Inflammation and NASH
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, Harvard University, USA
Immunometabolic Regulation of Liver Lipid Homeostasis

Catherine Postic, Institut Cochin, France
Hepatokines in Metabolic Diseases: New Insights into FGF21 Regulation by Glucose

Gyongyi Szabo, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Immune Cells and Hepatocyte Crosstalk in NASH

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

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

Regency Grand IV-VI
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Regency Grand IV-VI

TUESDAY, MARCH 7

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Regency Grand IV-VI
08:30—11:30
Targeting Bile Acid Receptors in Liver and Metabolic Diseases
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Michael Trauner, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
FXR Targeting in Cholestatic and Metabolic Liver Diseases

Verena Simone Keitel, University Hospital Duesseldorf, Germany
TGR5 in Liver Diseases

Coffee Break

Bart Staels, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Université Lille 2, France
Nuclear Receptor Signaling in the Treatment of Liver and Metabolic Disorders

Luciano Adorini, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Italy
Treatment of Liver and Metabolic Diseases by the FXR Agonist Obeticholic Acid: Preclinical Profile

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Approaches to NASH Treatment

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Regency Foyer Terrace
17:00—18:45
NASH Therapeutics
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

Regency Grand I-III
Vlad Ratziu, Hôpital Pitié Salpêtrière, France
Pharmacological Agents for NASH

Claus M. Kremoser, Phenex AG, Germany
Non-Steroidal FXR Agonists in the Treatment of NASH and other Liver Diseases

Arun Sanyal, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, USA
Obeticholic Acid in the Treatment of NASH and Other Chronic Liver Diseases

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 02/03/2017

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

Regency Grand IV-VI
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.

Regency Grand IV-VI

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8

 
Departure


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Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Gilead Sciences, Inc. Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Novo Nordisk A/S Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

We gratefully acknowledge support for this conference from:


Directors' Fund


These generous unrestricted gifts allow our Directors to schedule meetings in a wide variety of important areas, many of which are in the early stages of research.

Click here to view all of the donors who support the Directors' Fund.



We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



Genmab A/S


Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


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