Smooth Muscle Conference


+ show speakers and program
Sunday,
June 24, 2012
4:00PM – 9:00PM Conference Registration
6:00PM – 7:00 PM FASEB Opening Reception
7:00PM – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:45PM – 10:00PM Keynote Speaker Mark T. Nelson, University of Vermont
“The consequences of calcium signaling in the neurovascular unit”
Monday,
June 25, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 1:
9:00AM – 12:00PM
Cell to Cell Communication
Elazer R. Edelman, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and
Technology
9:00AM – 9:15AM Welcome from FASEB
9:15AM - 9:45AM Elazer R. Edelman, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and
Technology
This educational activity is being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
FASEB designates this educational activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
“Cell-cell communication dominates in vascular repair: Coupled
interactions of endothelial cells, smooth muscle cells and
monocytes”
9:45AM –10:15AM Donald G. Welsh, University of Calgary
“Tissue Properties and the Shaping of Cell-Cell Communication in
the Microcirculation”
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 David Kleinfeld, University of California, San Diego
“Metabolic control of neurovascular interactions”
11:30AM – 12:00PM Matthew Nugent, Boston University School of Medicine
“Extracellular matrix-cell interaction in the control of tissue biology”
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 1
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 2:
7:00PM – 9:30PM
Injury and New Perspectives in Smooth Cell Hypertrophy and
Proliferation
Roger A. Johns, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
7:00PM - 7:30PM Gary Owens, University of Virginia
“Role of the iPS Cell Pluripotency Factors KLF4 and Oct4 in Control
of SMC Phenotypic Switching”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Julian Solway, University of Chicago
“Force Fluctuation-Induced Relengthening of Airway Smooth
Muscle”
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 9:00PM Kurt Stenmark, University of Colorado, Denver
“Smooth Muscle Phenotype Variation in Pulmonary Vascular
Remodeling”
9:00PM – 9:30PM Roger A. Johns, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
“Hypoxia-Induced Mitogenic Factor (HIMF/FIZZ1/RELMα) in Cell
Recruitment and Remodeling of the Pulmonary Vaculature”
This educational activity is being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
FASEB designates this educational activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Tuesday,
June 26, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 3
9:00AM – 12:00PM
Contraction-Relaxation Networks in Smooth Muscle
Gervaise Loirand, Inserm, U915, Nantes
9:00AM - 9:30AM Vincent Sauzeau, Researcher, Inserm U 915, Institut du thorax,
Nantes
“Cyclic GMP signaling-mediated regulation of smooth muscle cell
contraction: Role of Rho proteins”
9:30PM –10:00AM Gabriele Pfitzer, University of Cologne
“Signaling cascades involved in decreasing Ca2+-sensitivity of
smooth muscle contraction”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Peter Sayeski, University of Florida
“Regulation of vascular smooth muscle contraction by Jak2 tyrosine
kinase”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Gervaise Loirand, Inserm U 915, Institut du thorax, Nantes
“Role of Rho exchange factors in the regulation of vascular
functions”
12:00PM – 1:00PM
1:00PM – 2:00PM
Lunch
Meet the Expert
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 2 l
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 4:
7:00PM – 9:00PM
Ion channels in Health and Disease
Jonathan H. Jaggar, University of Tennessee
7:00PM - 7:30PM Lily Jan, University of California, San Francisco
“Recent studies of calcium-activated chloride channels”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Jason X.-J. Yuan, University of Illinois at Chicago
“Functional Interaction of TRPC6 and NCX1 in Pulmonary Arterial
Hypertension”
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
This educational activity is being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
FASEB designates this educational activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
8:30PM – 9:00PM Jonathan H. Jaggar, University of Tennessee
“Vasoregulation by smooth muscle cell ion channels
9:00PM – 9:30PM Richard W Aldrich, University of Texas, Austin
“Gating mechanisms of calcium activated potassium channels”
Wednesday,
June 27, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 5
9:00AM – 12:00PM
From the Plasma Membrane to the Nucleus: Hormones and
Smooth Muscle
David Beech, University of Leeds
9:00AM - 9:30AM Rhian M. Touyz, University of Ottawa
“Receptor signaling pathways in smooth muscle cells”
9:30PM –10:00AM Sébastien Bonnet, Laval University
“Signal Transducers and Steroidal Modulators in Pulmonary Arterial
Smooth Muscle”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Alan J Knox, University of Nottingham
“Signaling and transcription in airway smooth muscle”
11:15PM – 12:00PM David J Beech, University of Leeds
“Calcium signals, steroidal modulators and smooth muscle cell
function”
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 3
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
Session 6:
7:00PM – 9:30PM
Cytoskeleton and smooth muscle signaling
Kathleen Morgan, Boston University
7:00PM - 7:30PM Michael Davis, University of Missouri
“Integrin engagement increases large conductance Ca2+ activated
K+ channel current through Src-mediated channel phosphorylation”
7:30PM – 8:00PM Manuela Quintavalle, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas
“MicroRNA control of podosome formation in vascular smooth
muscle cells in vivo and in vitro”
8:00PM – 8:15PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
This educational activity is being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
FASEB designates this educational activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 9:00PM Alejandra San Martin, Emory University
“Redox-mediated signaling in vascular smooth muscle cell
migration”
9:00PM – 9:30PM Kathleen Morgan, Boston University
“The cortical cytoskeleton in non-migrating contractile smooth
muscle cells and its role in vascular tone and stiffness”
Thursday,
June 28, 2012
7:30AM – 9:00AM Breakfast
Session 7
9:00AM – 12:00PM
Proteomics of Smooth Muscle
Timothy Haystead, Duke University
9:00AM - 9:30AM Natalie Ahn, University of Boulder, Colorado
“Interrogating responses to oncogenic B-Raf by functional
proteomics”
9:30PM –10:00AM Jan E. Schnitzer, PRISM Proteogenomics Research Institute for
Systems Medicine
“Proteomic and systems mapping of endothelium and caveolae:
new vasoregulatory networks and tissue targeting”
10:00AM – 10:15AM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:15AM – 10:45AM FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:45AM – 11:15PM Tim Haystead, Duke University
“Development of novel inhibitors of Zipper Interacting Protein
Kinase using chemoproteomics”
11:15PM – 12:00PM Lee M. Graves, University of North Carolina
“Studying signal transduction pathways using antibody arrays and
affinity capture methods”
12:00PM – 12:30PM Business Meeting
12:30PM – 1:30PM Lunch
Free Afternoon
1:00PM – 6:00PM Optional Organized Group Activity
4:00PM – 6:00PM Poster Session 4
6:00PM – 7:00PM Dinner
This educational activity is being planned in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
FASEB designates this educational activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Session 8:
7:00PM – 9:45PM
New and Notable
Avril Somlyo, University of Virginia
Kenton Sanders, University of Nevada
7:00PM - 7:30PM Victoria L. Bautch, University of North Carolina
"Vessels, Stem Cells and Centrosomes: New Connections"
7:30PM – 7:45PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
7:45PM – 8:15PM Sudarshan Anand, University of California San Diego
"Emerging Paradigms in MicroRNA Regulation of Angiogenesis"
8:15PM – 8:30PM Break
8:30PM – 8:45PM Donald Gill, Temple University
"Calcium Signal Transduction Through STIM Proteins"
8:45PM – 9:00PM Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
9:00PM – 9:15PM Closing comments
Friday,
June 29, 2012
7:30AM – 8:30AM Breakfast
11:30AM Departures
Boxed Lunches Available

24 Jun - 29 Jun 2012

Snowmass Village
United States of America
meeting website