Teaching Day

The Teaching Day will take place on Saturday, Sept 14th at the conference venue and includes plenary lectures and group exercises. The plenary lectures are open to all 17th EMCHD attendees, whereas group exercises are restricted to a limited number of registered graduate and post-graduate students. There is no specific registration fee for the Teaching Day.

Plenary lectures will take place in the main auditorium.

Group exercises. The four Group Exercises will run in parallel in four separated rooms with the focus of the Group indicated at the entrance door. Each Group will accept a maximum of 20 students. All four Group Exercises will be run twice. The students can select two of them at the time of registration.

SATURDAY 14th SEPTEMBER
PLENARY ROOM PARALELL ROOM 1 PARALELL ROOM 2 PARALELL ROOM 3 PARALELL ROOM 4 PARALELL ROOM 5
09:00 – 11:00 Teaching Day (Plenary sessions)
11:00 – 11:10 YCI Event
11:10 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 13:30 Teaching Day (exercises)
Diagnostic aspects and genetics
Teaching Day (exercises)
Infectious diseases and inflammation
Teaching Day (exercises)
Molecular mechanisms of complement diseases
Teaching Day (exercises)
Therapeutics and biomarkers
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch ICS Meeting Lunch

PROGRAM

9.00 – 9.30 Overview of the complement system
Tom Mollnes. University of Oslo
9:30 – 10.00 The molecular and structural bases of complement function
Doryen Bubeck. Imperial College London
10.00 – 10.30 Complement and disease
Daniel Ricklin. University of Basel
10.30 – 11.00 Complement therapeutics: current situation and future challenges
Claire Harris. University of Newcastle
11.10 – 11.30 Coffee break
Group Exercises. (Only for registered students. All exercises will be repeated twice.)
11.30 – 12.30 Session I Topics 1, 2, 3 and 4 in parallel

1. Diagnostic aspects and genetics
Marie-Agnès Dragon-Durey. Cordeliers Research Center
Zoltán Prohászka. Semmelweis University

2. Infectious diseases and inflammation
Christine Skerka. ILRS Jena
Sanjay Ram. University of Massachusettss

3. Molecular mechanisms of complement diseases
Lubka Roumenina. Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers
Simon Clark. University of Manchester

4. Therapeutics and biomarkers
Kristina Nilsson Ekdahl. Uppsala University
Leendert Trouw. Leiden University Medical Center

12.30 – 13.30 Session II Topics 1, 2, 3 and 4 in parallel

1. Diagnostic aspects and genetics
Marie-Agnès Dragon-Durey. Cordeliers Research Center
Zoltán Prohászka. Semmelweis University

2. Infectious diseases and inflammation
Christine Skerka. ILRS Jena
Sanjay Ram. University of Massachusettss

3. Molecular mechanisms of complement diseases
Lubka Roumenina. Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers
Simon Clark. University of Manchester

4. Therapeutics and biomarkers
Kristina Nilsson Ekdahl. Uppsala University
Leendert Trouw. Leiden University Medical Center

13.30 – 14.30 Lunch


Tom Mollnes
University of Oslo


Doryen Bubeck
Imperial College London


Daniel Ricklin
University of Basel


Claire Harris
University of Newcastle


Marie-Agnès Dragon-Durey
Cordeliers Research Center


Zoltán Prohászka
Semmelweis University


Christine Skerka
ILRS Jena


Sanjay Ram
University of Massachusetts


Lubka Roumenina
Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers


Simon Clark
University of Manchester


Kristina Nilsson Ekdahl
Uppsala University


Leendert Trouw
Leiden University Medical Center

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