Event by Novo Nordisk Foundation Science Cluster

    Conference: Metabolism in Action - Central and peripheral control of energy metabolism

    The goal of this meeting is to bring together leading experts with the brightest post-doctoral and doctoral students, to create an inspiring, international, and open environment to explore the influence of molecular and tissue-specific regulation of metabolism.

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    27-31 October 2019


    Ana Domingos University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cecilia Lindgren University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Christian Wolfrum ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Darleen Sandoval University of Michigan, United States
    Eran Elinav Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
    Eric Ravussin Pennington Biomedical Research Center, United States
    Florian Merkle University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Gregory Cooney The University of Sydney School of Medicine, Australia
    Gregory Morton University of Washington, Seattle, United States
    Ivan de Araujo Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, United States
    Jens Brüning Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, Germany
    Karen Mohlke University of North Carolina, United States
    Karyn Esser University of Florida, United States
    Katja Lamia The Scripps Research Institute, United States
    Kei Sakamoto University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Keith Channon University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Lora Heisler University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Martin Hrabê de Angelis Helmholtz Zentrum München, Munich, Germany
    Noah Palm Yale School of Medicine, United States
    Patrick Rensen Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

    Metabolism in Action – Central and peripheral control of energy metabolism

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    Application instructions

    The Copenhagen Bioscience Conference on Metabolism in Action is now closed for applications.

    If you wish to attend our conference, you will need to apply and submit an abstract.

    Registration for abstract submission open from: March 15 2019

    Abstract submission deadline: EXTENSION OF DEADLINE –> May 27 2019

    Evaluation of incoming applications: June 11 2019

    Notifications to applicants: Mid June 2019

    SHORT TALKS: Some applicants will be invited to give a short talk during the conference based on their submitted abstract. Selected applicants will be notified in mid June 2019.

    Registration fee, accommodation and local costs for all approved applicants are covered by the Novo Nordisk Foundation. Only travel expenses to and from the conference venue will be at your own expense.

    For practical details, please click here

    Conference topics

    Conference topics

    Cell type heterogeneity in metabolic health and disease
    Genetics of metabolism
    Environmental epigenetics and nutritional influences
    Adipose dynamics and crosstalk in obesity
    Neurobiology of energy metabolism
    Gut microbiome
    Gut-brain cross-talk in metabolic control
    Exercise and tissue cross-talk
    Circadian biology
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