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

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This meeting is part of the Global Health Series

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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSobesity

Obesity and Adipose Tissue Biology (J4)

joint with the meeting on Diabetes (J3)

Scientific Organizers: Marc L. Reitman, Ruth E. Gimeno and Jan Nedergaard


January 22—26, 2017

Keystone Resort, Keystone, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by MedImmune, Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences and Novo Nordisk A/S. Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.


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Registered attendees of one meeting in a joint pair may participate in sessions of the other, pending space availability.

DEADLINES:
Global Health Travel Award Deadline: Aug 23, 2016 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 22, 2016 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 22, 2016 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 25, 2016 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 22, 2016 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-J4 "Obesity and Adipose Tissue Biology" 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 22, 2016 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
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After September 22, 2016 until December 27, 2016 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
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September 22, 2016 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 22, 2016 795.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 22, 2016 945.00 USD
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Before and On November 22, 2016 570.00 USD
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After November 22, 2016 720.00 USD

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 22, 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:
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  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is October 25, 2016)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: August 23, 2016


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 22, 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: October 25, 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 September 22, 2016)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 22, 2016


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.

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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 Sunday, January 22 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 26 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:30, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 27 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 22

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

Longs Peak Foyer

MONDAY, JANUARY 23

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Session (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Columbine Ballroom
* Jiandie Lin, University of Michigan Medical School, USA

* Marc L. Reitman, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, USA

Philipp E. Scherer, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Adipose Origin and Expansion

Richard D. DiMarchi, Indiana University, USA
Chemical Biotechnology Applied to Metabolic Diseases

Coffee Break

09:50—12:30
Brown/Beige Fat Activation and Function (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Columbine Ballroom
Jan Nedergaard, Stockholm University, Sweden
Brown Adipose Physiology

Aaron M. Cypess, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, USA
Activation of Brown Adipose Tissue in Humans

Ajay Chawla, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Innate Immune Licensing of Thermogenesis

Patrick Seale, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Regulators of Brown and Beige Fat Activity

12:30—14:30
On Own for Lunch

12:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Drug Discovery/Development in Obesity

Grays/Longs Peak

Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Drug Discovery/Development in Obesity

Quandary Peak
Michelle L. Boland, Medimmune, USA
MEDI0382, a Dual GLP-1/Glucagon Receptor Agonist, is More Effective on Alleviating Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) Compared to Liraglutide in a Mouse Model of NASH

Andrea Galmozzi, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
Chemoproteomics-driven Discovery of PGRMC2 as a New Regulator of Adipocyte Physiology with Therapeutic Potential in Obesity-Linked Diabetes

Hua V. Lin, Eli Lilly & Co., USA
GPR142 Agonists Improve Beta Cell Proliferation and Survival

Kfir Sharabi, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Small Molecule Screen Identifies Selective PGC-1alpha Gluconeogenic Inhibitors that Ameliorate Diabetic Symptoms

Cholsoon Jang, Princeton University, USA
Short Talk: A Metabolite of Branched Chain Amino Acids Drives Vascular Fatty Acid Transport and Insulin Resistance

Yonghao Yu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Large Scale Proteomic Analysis Identifies IGFBP5 as a Secreted mTORC1 Target that Mediates mTORC1-Dependent Feedback Inhibition of IGF-1 Signaling

Jonathan Z. Long, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
The Secreted Enzyme PM20D1 Regulates Lipidated Amino Acid Uncouplers of Mitochondria

Nicolai Jacob Wewer Albrechtsen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
An Insulinotropic Glucagon Variant Identified in Man

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:15
Adipose Tissue Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak
Evan D. Rosen, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, USA
Insights from the Epigenomic Analysis of Human and Murine Adipose Tissue

Christian Wolfrum, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Adipose Tissue Stem Cells

Silvia Corvera, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Origin and Function of Human Brite/Beige Adipocytes

Zachary Sebo, Yale University, USA
Short Talk: A Sexually Dimorphic Mesodermal Fate Map for Adipose Tissue

Rana K. Gupta, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Short Talk: Visceral Adipocyte Differentiation from Mural Adipose Precursors Protects Against Pathological Adipose Tissue Expansion and Insulin Resistance in Obesity


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

17:00—19:00
Exercise and Type 2 Diabetes
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
Laurie J. Goodyear, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
Exercise Regulation of Adipose Tissue

Juleen R. Zierath, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
The Role of Diet and Exercise in the Epigenetic Landscape of Type 2 Diabetes

Deborah M. Muoio, Duke University Medical Center, USA
Mitohormesis and Skeletal Muscle Adaptation to Exercise

Xingxing Kong, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
Short Talk: Brown Fat Dysfunction Induces Skeletal Muscle Myopathy via an IRF4-Myostatin-Mediated Pathway

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

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:15
Interorgan Metabolic Crosstalk via Secreted Factors (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Columbine Ballroom
Takashi Kadowaki, University of Tokyo, Japan
Molecular Mechanism of Obesity-Linked Insulin Resistance and Comorbidities

Jiandie Lin, University of Michigan Medical School, USA
The Brown Fat Secretome: Metabolic Functions Beyond Thermogenesis

Coffee Break

David J. Mangelsdorf, HHMI/University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
The Diverse Metabolic Actions of FGF21

Barbara B. Kahn, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
Novel Fat-Derived Lipokines

Russell A. Miller, Pfizer Inc., USA
Short Talk: Glucagon Stimulates Hepatic Glutamine Utilization by Increasing Metabolic Flux through GLS2

Lucas BonDurant, University of Iowa, USA
Short Talk: FGF21 Signals Directly to Adipose Tissues to Acutely Enhance Insulin Sensitivity

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:15
Adipose Inflammation; Adipokines
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak
Ruth E. Gimeno, Eli Lilly & Company, USA
Pharmacological Approaches to Adipose Tissue Function

Anthony W. Ferrante, Columbia University, USA
Induction of Adipose Tissue Inflammation

Alyssa H. Hasty, Vanderbilt University, USA
Macrophages as Adipose Tissue "Ferrostats"

Prashant Rajbhandari, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Short Talk: Interleukin-10 Signaling Alters Chromatin Architecture in Adipose to Regulate Thermogenesis and Energy Expenditure

Min Jeong Choi, Chungnam National University, South Korea
Short Talk: Secretory Factors Induced by Adipocyte Mitochondrial OxPhos Dysfunction Modulate Systemic Metabolism by Influencing the Adipose Immune Environment


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

17:00—19:00
Long Non-Coding and MicroRNAs and Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
Lori Sussel, University of Colorado, USA
Non-Coding Gene Regulation of the Pancreatic Islet

Lei Sun, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders, CVMD, Singapore
Regulatory Role of Long Non-Coding RNAs in Adipose

Rohit N. Kulkarni, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
A Role for MicroRNAs in Diabetes and Its Complications

Congcong He, Northwestern University, USA
Short Talk: Differential Roles of Autophagy in Insulin Production and Sensitivity

19:15—20:15
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:15
Gut Microbiome and Bariatric Surgery (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Columbine Ballroom
Patrice D. Cani, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Specific Gut Microbiota and Intestinal Sensors: Focus on Novel Mechanisms Affecting Glucose and Energy Metabolism

Randy J. Seeley, University of Michigan, USA
Gut Endocrine Signaling in Bariatric Surgery

Coffee Break

Helen Raybould, University of California, Davis, USA
The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis in the Control of Food Intake and Body Weight

Fredrik Bäckhed, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Does Altered Gut Microbiome after Bariatric Surgery Contribute to Improved Metabolism?

Jantje M. Gerdes, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
Short Talk: EphA/ephrin Signaling in Pancreatic Islets is Regulated by Primary Cilia

Chieh Jason Chou, Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences SA, Switzerland
Short Talk: The Effect of Diets on the Metabolic Benefits Associated with Post Bariatric Surgery Microbiota

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:15
Neural Control of Adipose/Adipose Function
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak
Heike Münzberg, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
Central Circuits of Thermoregulatory Leptin Action

Rudolf Zechner, University of Graz, Austria
Adipose Triglyceride Lipase

Joerg Heeren, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Brown Fat and Lipid Metabolism

Peter K. Jackson, Stanford University, USA
Short Talk: Linking Monogenic and Complex Obesity to Primary Cilia: The Cep19 Obesity Protein Regulates a Conserved GTPase Cycle Coupling Cargo to the IFT-B Complex for Ciliary Transport of the BBSome and GPCRs

Qi Wu, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Short Talk: Deciphering an AgRP-Dorsal Raphe Neural Circuit in Exclusive Control of Energy Expenditure


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

17:00—19:00
Substrate Flux and Metabolic Signaling
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
Clay F. Semenkovich, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Lipid-Mediated Metabolic Signaling

Gerald I. Shulman, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Role of Hepatic Acetyl CoA in the Regulation of Hepatic Gluconeogenesis in Normal and Diabetic States

Christopher B. Newgard, Duke University Medical Center, USA
Metabolic Flux and Homeostais

Hongyuan Yang, University of New South Wales, Australia
Short Talk: Understanding Congenital Generalized Lipodystrophy

19:15—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Genetics and Systems Biology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak
Umut Ozcan, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Role of Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress In Development of Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

Ruth JF Loos, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
The Genetics of Obesity-Going Beyond Common Variation and Common Phenotypes

Coffee Break

Jose C. Florez, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Pharmacogenetics of Type 2 Diabetes

Mitchell A. Lazar, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Transcriptional Regulation of Metabolism

Yi Chen, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Short Talk: Potassium Current Through KCNK3 Regulates Brown Adipose Thermogenesis and Obesity


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

08:00—11:15
Mechanisms of Nutrient Signaling
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
Antonio J. Vidal-Puig, University of Cambridge, UK
Adipose Tissue Expandability Lipotoxicity and the Metabolic Syndrome

C. Ronald Kahn, Joslin Diabetes Center and Harvard Medical School, USA
Metabolic Signaling in Physiology and Disease

Coffee Break

Hei Sook Sul, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Regulation of Fat Metabolism

Jun Wu, University of Michigan, USA
Beige-Fat-Specific Regulation in Mouse and Human

Feng Liu, University of Texas Health Science Center, USA
Short Talk: DsbA-L Suppresses Inflammation and Promotes Beiging and Thermogenesis by Improving Mitochondrial Function

Adilson L. Guilherme, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Short Talk: Suppression of Adipocyte Fatty Acid Synthase in Adult Mice Enhances Adipose Sympathetic Activity and Browning to Improve Glucose Homeostasis in Obese Mice

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Adipose Thermogenesis and a Little Bit More

Grays/Longs Peak
Erin L. Brown, Johns Hopkins Medical Institute, USA
Regulation of Adipose Tissue Thermogenic Capacity by Estrogen-Related Receptors

Shunbun Kita, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Japan
Adiponectin/T-Cadherin System Regulates Exosome Biogenesis and Systemic Plasma Exosome Level

Pegah Poursharifi, University of Montreal-CRCHUM, Canada
ABHD6 Negatively Regulates Thermogenic Adaptive Responses under Cold Stress

Pingwen Xu, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Ventral Medial Hypothalamus ERalpha Neurocircuits in the Regulation of Thermogenesis and Physical Activity

Ludger Scheja, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Carbohydrate Response Element Binding Protein Regulates de novo Lipogenesis in Brown Adipose Tissue and Adaptive thermogenesis

Roland H. Stimson, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Direct Measurement of in vivo Substrate Utilisation by Human Brown Adipose Tissue

Claudio Villanueva, University of Utah School of Medicine, USA
Global Analysis of Plasma Lipids Identifies Liver-Derived Acyl-Carnitines as a Fuel Source for Brown Fat Thermogenesis

Mary N. Teruel, Stanford University, USA
Transcription Factor Dynamics Define a Circadian Code for Fat Cell Differentiation


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Metabolic Regulation in Physiology and Disease

Quandary Peak
Constanza J. Cortes, University of California, San Diego, USA
Skeletal Muscle Control of Systemic Metabolism: A Role for Transcription Factor E-B (TFEB) Signaling

Christoph Handschin, University of Basel, Switzerland
Regulation of Physiological and Dietary Ketone Body Homeostasis and Diabetic Hyperketosis by Muscle PGC-1alpha and Exercise

Tiemin Liu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
5-HT2C Receptors in Brainstem Neurons Regulate Glucose Homeostasis

Fajun Yang, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Cyclin C Regulates Brown Fat Development and Function

Yanhui Zhang, University of Iowa, USA
SWELL1 is a Regulator of Adipocyte Size, Insulin Signaling and Glucose Homeostasis

Andrew C. Shin, Texas Tech University, USA
Insulin Receptor Signaling in POMC, but not AgRP, Neurons Controls Adipose Tissue Insulin Action

Jakob G. Knudsen, University of Oxford, UK
Glucagon Secretion is Dependent on Alpha-Cell Fatty Acid Oxidation

Meilian Liu, University of New Mexico Health Science Center, USA
Adipose mTORC1 Suppresses Beige Fat Development via Autophagy-Dependent Mechanisms

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:15
Treatment of Obesity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak
Steven R. Smith, Florida Hospital, USA
Clinical Obesity Treatment - Quantitative Bioenergetics

Matthias Blüher, University of Leipzig, Germany
New Developments in Treatment of Obesity

Marc L. Reitman, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, USA
Role of Body and Environmental Temperature in Energy Homeostasis and Drug Development

Denis P. Blondin, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Short Talk: The Use of a Beta3-Adrenergic Receptor Agonist in Humans Stimulates BAT Glucose Disposal, but not Thermogenesis

Minna Lahesmaa, Turku PET Centre, Finland
Short Talk: Cannabinoid CB1 Receptors in Human Brown Adipose Tissue during Cold Exposure


Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

17:00—18:45
Emerging Topics in Diabetes
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
Stephan Kissler, Joslin Diabetes Center, USA
Immune Dysregulation Underlying Type 1 Diabetes

Ralph A. DeFronzo, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, USA
The Kidney and Glucose Homeostasis: Implications for Therapy

Jayne S. Danska, Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, Canada
Diabetes Trialog: Genes, Sex and the Microbiome

19:15—19:30
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Grays/Longs Peak

Following Session is for Diabetes (J3)

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/22/2016

Quandary Peak
19:30—20:30
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Colorado Rockies 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.

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

FRIDAY, JANUARY 27

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation MedImmune
Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences Novo Nordisk A/S

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 support for this conference from:

Adipogen International Research Diets, Inc.

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



Eli Lilly and Company


We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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