cell death mtg early registration closing - meeting.exe (0/1)

Richard A. Lockshin lockshin at mindspring.com
Wed Jun 3 14:54:20 EST 1998


Discount registration closing June 15.  See attached file meeting.exe
(Windows version--contains html program and pdf registration form) or
listing of program below, or see
http:/www.celldeath-apoptosis.org/july98.htm.


Mechanisms of Cell Death
A Symposium presented by the
CELL DEATH SOCIETY
Friday and Saturday
July 17-18, 1998
8:45 AM-6:00 PM





OPENING REMARKS
Zahra Zakeri, Queens College, City University of New York, USA

OVERVIEW
Richard Lockshin, St. John's University, USA

THE MACHINERY OF DEATH: A COMMAND TO DIE
Chair: Yuri Lazebnik, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, USA
PIERRE GOLSTEIN
Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy, FRANCE 
Programmed cell death: Evolutionary considerations
YONGWON CHOI
Rockefeller University, USA
TRAF proteins in the immune system
GERARD EVAN
Imperial Cancer Research Fund, London, UK 
Oncogene-induced apoptosis
EILEEN WHITE
Rutgers University, USA
Regulation of apoptosis by viral transforming proteins
THE MACHINERY OF DEATH: REGULATION OF CELL DEATH
Chair: Gerry Melino, Universitá di Roma Tor Vergata, ITALY
KAREN NEWELL
University of Vermont, USA
On the relationship between metabolism, immune recognition, and cell
death
LINA OBEID
Duke University, USA
Lipid mediators: An insight into mechanisms in apoptosis
KRISTIN WHITE
Harvard Medical School, USA
A genetic dissection of apoptosis in Drosophila
CELL DEATH IN DISEASE
Chair: Mauro Piacentini, Universitá di Roma Tor Vergata, ITALY
LUC MONTAGNIER
INSERM Paris, FRANCE and Queens College, City University of New York,
USA
Apoptosis and AIDS Pathogenesis
SALLY A. HUBER
University of Vermont, USA
Apoptosis of myocytes during coxsackievirus R3-induced myocarditis
results in dilated cardiomyopathy
DOUGLAS HANAHAN
University of California, San Francisco, USA 
Acquired resistance to apoptosis during tumorigenesis
SCOTT LOWE
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, USA
Modulation of apoptosis by oncogene and tumor suppressor genes
CELL CYCLE REGULATION AND CELL DEATH 
Chair: Barbara Osborne, University of Massachusetts, USA
JUAN HURLE
Santander, SPAIN
Regulation of cell death in development
JEAN GAUTIER
Columbia University, USA
Apoptosis during Xenopus development
HUBER WARNER
National Institute on Aging, USA
The role of cell death in aging
EUGENIA WANG
The Bloomfield Center for Research in Aging, CANADA
Caspase gene regulation and human longevity
CLOSING REMARKS: Martin Tenniswood
W Alton Jones Cell Science Center, USA
POSTERS
Please submit one original and three copies, 4 1/2 inches wide x 7
inches high, titles in caps and bold, 12 point type. Selected
abstracts will be chosen for short presentations. There will be a
limited number of student awards.
THE INTERNATIONAL CELL DEATH SOCIETY
The Society promulgates a better understanding of the mechanisms of
cell death and apoptosis, establishing communication among the various
branches of the research, and communicating and coordinating the
application of research findings. We sponsor monthly meetings in New
York City and other cities, an annual meeting, a newsletter, and a web
page. Members receive discounts to Cell Death and Differentiation and
Apoptosis, and discounted registration for the annual meeting
(applicable for this meeting with registration).
For more information, contact:
Dr. Zahra Zakeri, Department of Biology, Queens College, City
University of New York, Flushing, NY 11367
Tel: (718) 997-3417, Fax: (718) 997-3429 or 997-3445
E-mail: zhz$biol at qcl.qc.edu

CELL DEATH SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION FORM (copy this or download pdf
file)
Date:
Name:
Address:
Phone:
Fax:
E-mail:
Are you submitting an abstract: Yes No
FEE (before June 15, 1998)
Includes two lunches and a// meeting refreshments
Post-doctoral fellows and students
(Society members): $50
Post-doctoral fellows and students
(non-members): $70
Other society members: $100
Others: $140
On-site registration, all: $190
Make checks payable to Queens College Foundation
(Cell Death Club), and send to Ms. Claudette Davis,
Cell Death Society, Queens College, Department of
Biology, 65-30 Kissena Blvd. Flushing, NY 11367-1597.
For credit card:
I hereby authorize the amount of $
to be charged to my __ Visa __ MasterCard 
by Queens College for the Cell Death Society:
Card Number____________________
Date of Expiration _______________ ___Visa ___MC
Card member signature
Registration limited to 400.
ORGANIZERS
Zahra Zakeri, Queens College
Richard Lockshin, St. John's University
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Raymond Birge, Rockefeller University
Michael Hengartner, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories
Stuart Horowitz, Cardio-Pulmonary Research Institute,
Winthrop-University Hospital/State University of NY at Stony Brook
Richard Lang, New York University
Barbara Osborne, University of Massachusetts
Site of Conference at Queens College

Map of Queens College. Click on image for an enlarged map.
LeFrak Concert Hall is located in the Music Building.
(see arrow)
HOTEL RESERVATIONS
Call Sheraton LaGuardia East, 1 35-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 1 1 354
Tel: (718) 460-6666 Fax: (71 8) 460-0254, and mention this meeting for
special rates ($120/night single, $130 double).
HOW TO GET TO QUEENS COLLEGE BY CAR
LIE to Kissena Blvd. (Exit 24); turn south on Kissena, proceed one
block to Main Gate or Grand Central Parkway: Eastbound - Get off at
Parsons Blvd. (Exit 1 2) and make left on Parsons; take Parsons to
Kissena Blvd.; continue north 1 mile to Main Gate Westbounci - Get off
at 1 68 St. (Exit 1 7); proceed on the service road to Parsons Blvd.
and turn right; then take Parsons into Kissena Blvd. and continue
north 1 mile to Main Gate
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
Via Flushing: LIRR or #7 IRT to Main St.; then take the Q25-34 bus to
the Main Gate on Kissena Blvd.
Via Forest Hills: IND to Continental Ave./71 Ave.; then take the Q65A
bus to Jewel Ave. & Kissena. Walk two long blocks north to Main Gate.
Via Jamaica: LIRR to Jamaica Station. Walk to Jamaica Ave. & 160 St.
and take the Q25-34 bus to the Main Gate on Kissena Blvd. or IND to
Parsons Blvd; then take the Q25-34 bus at Parsons & Hillside Ave. to
Main Gate on Kissena Blvd.


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