Limna - Lausanne Integrative Metabolism Nutrition Alliance


Tuesday 15th May 2018
CHUV, Auditoire César Roux, BH 08 Rue du Bugnon 46, CH-1011 Lausanne

ELEVENTH LIMNA symposium - CHUV, Auditorium César Roux, Lausanne

The symposium will be dedicated to students and post-docs, who will have the opportunity to present their work, either via poster or oral presentation after abstracts selection by the organizing committee.

Organizing committee: Prof. Johan Auwerx, Prof. Bart Deplancke, Prof. Béatrice Desvergne, Prof. Lluis Fajas, Prof. Nelly Pitteloud, Prof. Bernard Thorens, Prof. Kei Sakamoto, Prof. Kristina Schoonjans and Dr. Laurence Descamps.

Guest organizers:  Judit Castillo Armengol (UNIL), Caterina Collodet (NIHS), Mukul Girotra (UNIL), Mary Gonzalez Melo (CHUV),  Elena Katsyuba (EPFL),  Anita Nasrallah (UNIL), Olha Novokhatska (EPFL), Anna Surowska (UNIL), Laura Velazquez (EPFL), Vera van der Velpen (UNIL).

Invited speakers:

- Prof. Béatrice Desvergne, Center for Integrative Genomics, UNIL, Lausanne, Switzerland.

"Why sex matters…”

- Prof. Katrien De Bock, Laboratory of Exercise and Health, Institute of Movement Sciences, ETH Zürich, Switzerland.

"Metabolism in the muscle microenvironment"

Registration is free for LIMNA members but mandatory.

Registration deadline: April 24, 2018.

10 abstracts will be selected for short talks.

4 Prizes will be awarded:

- 2 for the best oral talks : one given by the guest organizers, and one by the LIMNA Direction Committee.

- 2 for the best posters given by the guest organizers.

Our LIMNA sponsor: