Beaver Run Resort Floorplan

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Genomic Stability and DNA Repair (S3)

Scientific Organizers: Roger Greenberg, Dipanjan Chowdhury and Gaelle Legube


September 20—24, 2020

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*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:

*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.

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Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

Discounted Registration Deadline: July 21, 2020

*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 Sunday, September 20 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, September 24 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, September 25 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Session
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Karlene A. Cimprich, Stanford University, USA
Conflicts between Transcription and Replication Forks

Alan D. D'Andrea, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
The Deshieldin Complex Regulates DNA Repair Pathway Choice

09:30—09:50
Coffee Break

09:50—11:45
Replication Dependent Mechanisms of Genome Stability
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

David Cortez, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
Replication Fork Dynamics and Genome Stability

Mirit Aladjem, NCI, National Institutes of Health, USA
Replication Origin Modulation: Preventing Runaway DNA Synthesis To Insure Genomic Stability

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Basic Mechanisms of Replication

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Basic Mechanisms of DNA Repair

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Mechanisms of Recombination and Repair
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Lorraine S. Symington, Columbia University, USA
Control of Homolgous Recombination

Maria Jasin, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
BRCA Control of Homologous Recombination and Replication fFrk Protection

Barry P. Sleckman, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
The Regulation of Homologous Recombination in G1-Phase Cells

Patrick M. Sung, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
Reconstitution of Homologous Recombination Pathways

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Chromatin Organization and Genome Stability
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Irene Chiolo, University of Southern California, USA
Nuclear and Chromatin Dynamics for Heterochromatin Repair

Gaelle Legube, Center for Integrative Biology, France
Talk Title to be Announced

Coffee Break

André Nussenzweig, NCI, National Institutes of Health, USA
Mechanisms that Maintain Genome Stability

Daniel Durocher, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Canada
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Cell Cycle Regulation of Genome Stability
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

David Pellman, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Mitotic Mechanisms of Genome Rearrangements

Dipanjan Chowdhury, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA
Competition between DNA Repair Mechanisms

Titia de Lange, Rockefeller University, USA
Causes and Consequences of Aneuploidy

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
RNA Mechanisms of Genome Stability
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Helle D. Ulrich†, Institute of Molecular Biology, Germany
Talk Title to be Announced

Joachim Lingner, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
TERRA Long Noncoding RNA at Telomeres

Coffee Break

Keith W. Caldecott, University of Sussex, UK
DNA Strand Break Repair and Human Genetic Disease

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 3: Genome Engineering

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
DNA Repair Mechanisms in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

J. Ross Chapman, University of Oxford, UK
Molecular Interplay between BRCA1-BARD1 Complexes and the 53BP1 Pathway

Gaddy Getz†, Broad Institute, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Jacqueline J. Jacobs, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
Mechanisms of Telomere End Protection

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Emerging Aspects in Genome Stability
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Katharina Schlacher, MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Mitochondrial Replication Stability and Inflammation

Nima Mosammaparast, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
DNA Alkylation Damage: From Signaling To Repair

Coffee Break

Roger Greenberg, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Mechanisms of Noncanonical Homology Directed Repair

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 4: Translation of DNA Repair into the Clinic

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

14:30—16:30
Workshop 5: DNA Damage Signaling

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—18:45
Genome Stability and Human Physiology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

Simon J. Boulton, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Talk Title to be Announced

Madalena Tarsounas, University of Oxford, UK
Targeting BRCA beyond PARP Inhibitors

Ketan J. Patel†, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK
Metabolism and the Fanconi Phenotype

Alan Ashworth†, Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 08/20/2020

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

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.


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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