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Mitochondrial Biology in Heart and Skeletal Muscle (J1)

joint with the meeting on Mitochondria in Aging and Age-Related Disease (J2)

Scientific Organizers: E. Dale Abel and Andrea L. Hevener


January 13—17, 2019

Keystone Resort, Keystone, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks. Abstracts for poster display opportunities will be accepted until 6 weeks before meeting start date midnight MST.
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Registered attendees of one meeting in a joint pair may participate in sessions of the other, pending space availability.

DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 9, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 9, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 17, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 14, 2018 [details]


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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-J1 "Mitochondrial Biology in Heart and Skeletal Muscle" 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 October 9, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 9, 2018 until December 2, 2018 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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October 9, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 14, 2018 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 14, 2018 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 14, 2018 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 14, 2018 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.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 9, 2018

*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 17, 2018)

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: October 9, 2018

*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: October 17, 2018

*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 October 9, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 14, 2018

*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, January 13 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 17 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 18 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 13

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 14

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Session (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Columbine Ballroom
Andrew G. Dillin, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Mitochondrial Regulation of Longevity

Vamsi K. Mootha, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Hypoxia as a Therapy for Mitochondrial Disease

Coffee Break

09:50—11:15
Mitochondria in Cardiovascular Aging and Disease (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Columbine Ballroom
Hesham A. Sadek, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Heart Regeneration via Inhibition of Aerobic Respiration

Zoltan P. Arany, University of Pennsylvania, USA
New Players in Mitophagy

Timothy S. Luongo, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Short Talk: Cardiac Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide Depletion Results in Myocardial Dysfunction Despite Normal or Enhanced Mitochondrial Respiratory Capacity

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
14:30—16:30
Workshop

Columbine Ballroom
Helena C. Kenny, University of Iowa, USA
Inducible Deletion of OPA1 in the Heart Induces ER stress that Precedes Mitochondrial and Contractile Dysfunction

Martin Picard, Columbia University, USA
Human Mitochondrial 3D Network Organization and Nanotunnels in mtDNA Disease

Michael J. Jurczak, University of Pittsburgh, USA
SGLT2 Inhibition Restores Mitochondrial Metabolic Flexibility in Heart and is Associated with Reduced Ischemia-Induced Cardiac Injury

Brad Willingham, National Institutes of Health, USA
mitoRACE: In Vivo Assessment of Mitochondrial Function using Multiphoton NADH Fluorescence

Paul J. Wrighton, Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
Novel pH-Sensitive Biosensor Zebrafish Enable the in vivo Visualization and Interrogation of Mitophagy during Development and Metabolic Stress

Antonietta Franco, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Mfn-2 Shape Shifting Mutation Causes Cardiomyopathy

María Concepción Jiménez Gómez, National Center of Cardiovascular Research, Spain
Development of OMA1 Inhibitor to Protect against Heart Failure in Mice

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:00
Skeletal Muscle Mitochondria and Metabolic Regulation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
Anu Suomalainen Wartiovaara, University of Helsinki, Finland
Mitochondrial Myopathies and FGF21

Deborah M. Muoio, Duke University Medical Center, USA
Mitochondrial Acetylation and Skeletal Muscle Metabolism

K. Sreekumaran Nair, Mayo Clinic, USA
Mitochondrial Protein Turnover and Metabolic Regulation

Matthijs K. Hesselink†, Maastricht University Medical Center, Netherlands
Short Talk: Day-Night Rhythm in Mitochondrial Network Morphology in Human Skeletal Muscle

17:00—19:00
Mitochondrial Quality Control in Aging and Longevity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
Cole M. Haynes, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Mitochondrial UPR in Organismal Homeostasis and Aging

Richard J. Youle, NINDS, National Institutes of Health, USA
Mitophagy and Inflammation during Exercise and Aging

Rong Li, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Mitochondrial Degradation of Cytosolic Proteins by MAGIC

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.

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

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

TUESDAY, JANUARY 15

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:30
Calcium Signaling in Muscle Mitochondria
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
Anna Raffaello, University of Padova, Italy
Role of Mitochondrial Calcium in the Maintenance of Skeletal Muscle Homeostasis

György Hajnóczky, Thomas Jefferson University, USA
Mitochondrial Dynamics and Excitation Contraction Coupling

Coffee Break

Toren Finkel, University of Pittsburgh/UPMC, USA
Mitochondrial Calcium Uptake Mechanisms in the Heart

Stefan Feske, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Store Operated Calcium and Mitochondrial Metabolism

Denis Vecellio Reane, University of Padova, Italy
Short Talk: A MICU1 Splice Variant Confers High Sensitivity to the Ca2+ Uptake Machinery of Skeletal Muscle

Lan Wei-LaPierre, University of Rochester Medical Center, USA
Short Talk: Regulation of Mitoflash and pHlash Activity in Skeletal Muscle by Uncoupling Protein 3

Luiz H M Bozi, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Short Talk: Inhibition of mitochondrial unfolded protein response (mtUPR) mediates doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity

08:00—11:00
Mitochondria in Immunity and Inflammation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
Judith Campisi, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Cellular Senescence, Mitochondrial Function and Aging

Katja Simon, University of Oxford, UK
Autophagy, Mitochondria and Telomeres in Aged Lymphocytes

Michael Karin, University of California, San Diego, USA
Mitochondrial DNA in Macrophage Immune Signaling

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—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—19:00
Novel Regulators of Mitochondrial Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
Andrea L. Hevener, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Estrogen Regulation of Skeletal Muscle Mitochondria and Insulin Sensitivity

Daniel P. Kelly, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Cardiac Mitochondrial Remodeling in Health and Disease

Karyn A. Esser, University of Florida College of Medicine, USA
Circadian Regulation of Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial Metabolism

Weiwei Fan, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Short Talk: Estrogen-Related receptors α and γ are Master Regulators of Innate and Adaptive Mitochondrial Energy Metabolism in Muscle

Julien Delezie, Biozentrum, Switzerland
Short Talk: PER2 is a Potent Regulator of Mitochondrial Function in Mouse Skeletal Muscle

17:00—19:00
Mitochondrial Metabolism in Aging
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
Noga Ron-Harel, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Talk Title to be Announced

Matthew D. Hirschey, Duke University, USA
Sirtuins Control Mitochondrial Metabolism and Aging

Hazel H. Szeto, Social Profit Network Research Lab, USA
Cardiolipin-targeted peptides rejuvenate mitochondrial function, remodel mitochondria, and promote tissue regeneration during aging

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.

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

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:30
Mitochondria and Cell Death
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
Junichi Sadoshima, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, USA
Autophagy and Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Heart Failure

Åsa B. Gustafsson, University of California, San Diego, USA
Beclin1 as a key regulator of mitochondrial quality control

Coffee Break

Gerald W. Dorn, II, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Cardiomitopathy – Novel Cardiomyopathy of Dysfunctional Mitochondria

Hiromi Sesaki, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Mitochondrial Dynamics and Mitophagy

Juyoun Beak, University of North Carolina, USA
Short Talk: The Nuclear Receptor RORα Plays Critical Roles in Mitochondrial Quality Control

Payam Anthony Gammage, University of Cambridge, UK
Short Talk: Genome Editing in Cardiac Mitochondria Corrects a Pathogenic mtDNA Mutation in vivo

Joan M. Taylor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Short Talk: GRAF1 is A Novel Mediator of Parkin-Dependent Mitophagy

08:00—11:00
Mitochondrial Signaling in Aging
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
Navdeep S. Chandel, Northwestern University, USA
Mitochondria as Signaling Organelles

Tamas L. Horvath, Yale School of Medicine, USA
Hypothalamic Mitochondrial Dynamics in Homeostatic Control and Aging

Coffee Break

Gerald S. Shadel, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Adaptive, Anti-Aging Responses to Mitochondrial Stress: From Yeast to Mammals

Jose M. Cuezva, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
ATPase Inhibitory Factor 1 (IF1), a Driver of Mitochondrial/Nuclear Genome Signaling Pathways

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

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

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop

Columbine Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:00
Mitochondrial Dynamics and Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
E. Dale Abel, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, USA
Paracrine Regulation of Metabolism by OPA1

Robert S. Balaban, NHLBI, National Institutes of Health, USA
The Mitochondria Reticulum of Muscle Cells

Antonio Zorzano, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Spain
Mitochondrial Fusion Proteins, Metabolism and Inflammation

Brian Glancy, NHLBI and NIAMS, National Institutes of Health, USA
Short Talk: Intra- and Inter-Organelle Interactions within the Muscle Mitochondrial Reticulum

Sandra S. Zinkel, Vanderbilt University, USA
Short Talk: Bid Maintains Mitochondrial Cristae Structure and Function and Protects against Cardiac Disease in an Integrative Genomics Study

17:00—19:00
Mitochondria in Age-Related Pathology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
David J. Marcinek, University of Washington, USA
The effects of mitochondrial redox stress on energetics and the proteome in aged skeletal muscle

Scott M. Plafker, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, USA
Mitochondria-associated Stress Sensing Proteins Govern Intracellular Homeostasis

James B. Stewart, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Germany
Mouse Models of Mitochondrial DNA Mutations in Disease Pathology

Douglas C. Wallace, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
Mitochondria in Aging and Disease

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 3

Colorado Rockies Ballroom

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Colorado Rockies Ballroom
08:00—11:00
Mitochondria in Aging Muscle (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Columbine Ballroom
David J. Glass, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, USA
Mitochondria Pathways in Aging and Sarcopenia

Holly Van Remmen, Oklahoma Medical Res Fndn, USA
Is mitochondrial oxidative stress a determining factor in sarcopenia?

Coffee Break

Michael P. Murphy, University of Cambridge, UK
Therapeutic Targeting of Mitochondria

Johan Auwerx, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL, Switzerland
New Insights into the Genetics of Mitochondria and Aging

Mitchell Allen, Virginia Tech, USA
Short Talk: The Cardiolipin-Aggregating Peptide Elamipretide Protects Mitochondrial Structure-Function

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
17:00—19:00
Mitochondria, Energy Expenditure and Insulin Sensitivity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
Patrick Schrauwen, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Human Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial function and Insulin Sensitivity

Mary-Ellen Harper, University of Ottawa, Canada
Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial Energetics in Diet-resistant and Diet-sensitive Obesity

Francesca Amati, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Mitochondria and Substrate Switches

Yvan Ricardo Campos, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Short Talk: Mitochondrial defects in Ozz and Alix knockout mouse models

Danielle S. Murashige, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Short Talk: Promotion of Specifically Cardiac Branched Chain Amino Acid Metabolism does not Prevent Cardiac Remodeling

17:00—18:45
Mitochondria Dynamics and Aging
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
Liza A. Pon, Columbia University Medical Center, USA
Inheritance of the Fittest Mitochondria and Lifespan Control in Budding Yeast

Monica Driscoll, Rutgers University, USA
Throwing It Away: Neuronal Extrusion of Trashy Mitochondria as a Mito-Stasis Strategy

Lisa Norquay, Janssen, USA
Mitochondrial Dynamics and Mitophagy in Metabolic Disease

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Quandary Peak
18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/13/2018

Grays/Longs Peak
19:00—20:00
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 18

 
Departure


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