The Growth Hormone/Prolactin Family in Biology and Disease


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Sunday,
July 8, 2012
4:00PM – 9:00AM Conference Registration
6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception
7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:45PM – 10:00PM Chair: Christopher ORMANDY (Garvan Institute, Australia)
Opening debate: “The paradox of Stat5 signaling in breast cancer”
Kay-Uwe WAGNER (Nebraska Medical Center) &
Hallgeir RUI (Thomas Jefferson University).
Monday,
July 9, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:15PM
GH use and abuse in adults
Chair: Philippe TOURAINE (Hospital Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris,
France)
9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB
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Category 1 Credit(s)™ will not be offered.
9:15AM - 9:45AM Peter CLAYTON (University of Manchester, UK)
Title to be announced
9:45AM –10:15AM Jens Otto JORGENSEN (Aarhus University, Denmark)
“‘GH signaling and action in human subjects in vivo "
10:15AM – 10:30 AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:30AM – 11:00AM Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00AM – 11:30AM Vera POPOVIC (University Clinical Center, Belgrade, Serbia)
“GH, tumor risk and mortality"
11:30AM – 12:00PM Christian STRASBURGER (Charité-Universitätsmedizin, Berlin,
Germany)
“GH abuse in athletes”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 2:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
In vivo imaging
Chair: Arthur GUTIERREZ-HARTMANN (University of Colorado)
7:00PM - 7:30PM Patrice MOLLARD (University of Montpellier, France)
“How do blood-borne PRL and GH both cross the endothelial
barrier to act on their cellular targets?"
7:30PM – 8:00PM Sabrina SEMPRINI (University of Edinburgh, UK)
“Real-time visualization of human PRL alternate promoter usage in
vivo"
8:00PM – 8:30PM Paul LE TISSER (National Institute for Medical Research, UK)
“Pituitary plasticity in response to physiological demand"
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:00PM Break
9:00PM – 9:45PM Keynote Lecture
Speaker to be announced
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Category 1 Credit(s)™ will not be offered.
Tuesday,
July 10, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 3
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Molecular dialogs regulating PRL/GH signaling
Chair: Marja NEVALAINEN (Thomas Jefferson University)
9:00AM - 9:30AM Olli SILVENNOINEN (University of Tampere, Finland)
"The pseudokinase domain of JAK2 is a dual-specificity protein
kinase that negatively regulates cytokine signaling."
9:30PM –10:00AM Suhad ALI (Mc Gill University, Canada)
“Tyrosine phosphorylation of Grb2: role in PRL/epidermal growth
factor cross talk in mammary epithelial cell growth and
differentiation"
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Stuart FRANK (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
“PRL and GH receptor heterodimerization in breast cancer cells"
11:15PM – 12:00PM Linda SCHULER (University of Wisconsin)
“PRL, growth factor and estrogen receptor crosstalk in mammary
cells”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM
Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 2
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 4:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Large scale screens deciphering hormone actions
Chair: Gunnar NORSTEDT (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)
7:00PM - 7:30PM David WAXMAN (Boston University)
“Genome-wide approaches to unraveling STAT5 actions and the
complexity of GH-regulated liver sex differences"
7:30PM – 8:00PM Jessica SCHWARTZ (University of Michigan)
“Computational and functional analysis of GH-regulated genes"
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
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Category 1 Credit(s)™ will not be offered.
8:45PM – 9:15PM Lothar HENNIGHAUSEN (NIH)
“miRNA screens to decipher Stat5A control of mammary alveolar
progenitor cells"
9:15PM – 9:45PM John KOPCHICK (Ohio University)
“New biomarkers of GH action; a proteomic approach.”
Wednesday,
July 11, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 5
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Targets of somatolactogens and downstream mediators
Chair: Nelson HORSEMAN (University of Cincinnati)
9:00AM - 9:30AM Daniel BLACKMORE (University of Queensland, Australia
“Neural stem cells are GH targets"
9:30PM –10:00AM Ram MENON (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan)
“Novel effects of GH on the macrophage regulate functioning of the
adipose tissue and the liver”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Christopher ORMANDY (Garvan Institute, Australia)
“Role of Elf5 in breast cancer”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Shoshana YAKAR (Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York)
" Regulation of skeletal growth and development by the GH/IGF
axis"
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 1:15PM
1:15PM – 2:15PM
Lunch
Meet the Expert
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 3
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 6:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
Novel roles for non pituitary GH/PRL
Chair: Luis HARO (University of Texas at San Antonio)
7:00PM - 7:30PM Peter LOBIE (National University of Singapore)
“Extrapituitary GH as an oncogene"
This activity is not being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. AMA PRA
Category 1 Credit(s)™ will not be offered.
7:30PM – 8:00PM Steve HARVEY (University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada)
“Extrapituitary GH: GH production and action in the retina "
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Ralf PAUS (University of Luebeck, Germany & University of
Manchester, UK)
“Modulation of human hair growth by PRL”
9:15PM – 9:45PM Carmen CLAPP (National University of Mexico)
“Local production and actions of vasoinhibins”
Thursday,
July 12, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 7
9:00AM – 12:15PM
Gene regulation, genetics and epigenetics
Chair: Linda SCHULER (University of Wisconsin)
9:00AM - 9:30AM Nira BEN-JONATHAN (University of Cincinnati)
“Dopamine regulation of PRL gene expression in adipocytes"
9:30PM –10:00AM Speaker to be announced
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Vivian HWA (Oregon Health and Science University, Portland)
“Genetic causes of GH insensitivity"
11:15PM – 12:00PM Peter ROTWEIN (Oregon Health and Science University, Portland)
“Epigenetic actions of GH”
12:00PM – 12:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15PM – 12:45PM Business Meeting
12:45PM – 1:45PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
1:00PM – 6:00PM Optional Organized Group Activity
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 4
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
This activity is not being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. AMA PRA
Category 1 Credit(s)™ will not be offered.
Session 8:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
New drugs targeting GH/PRL signaling pathways
Chair: Nira BEN-JONATHAN (University of Cincinnati)
7:00PM - 7:30PM Steve SWANSON (University of Illinois)
“Targeting therapeutics against the GH/IGF pathway for the
treatment of breast and prostate cancer"
7:30PM – 8:00PM Jason DAMIANO (Novartis)
“Anti-PRL receptor neutralizing antibody LFA102 as a therapeutic
intervention for breast and prostate cancer "
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:45PM – 9:15PM Peter SAYESKI (University of Florida College of Medicine)
"Alternative approaches for specific Jak2 targeting"
9:15PM – 9:45PM
9:45PM
10:00PM
Marja NEVALAINEN (Jefferson University)
“Development of Stat5 inhibitors for prostate cancer treatment”
Vincent GOFFIN & Christin CARTER-SU: concluding remarks
Social gathering
Friday,
July 13, 2012
7:30AM – 8:30AM Breakfast
8:30AM Departures
Boxed Lunches Available

8 Jul - 13 Jul 2012

Snowmass Village
United States of America
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