REGISTRATION FOR THE APOPTOSIS SYMPOSIUM

Hari Manev manev at ASRI.EDU
Thu Sep 7 09:56:59 EST 1995


INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON OXIDATIVE STRESS, APOPTOSIS
AND BRAIN DAMAGE,  September 21 - 24, 1995
Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA

Registration: $250; Students, $150
For information: tel. +412-359-4952; fax +412-359-8218

Program Schedule

Thursday, September 21, 1995#Sheraton Station Square
7:30 to 9:00 p.m. #Welcome Reception

 Magovern Conference Center:
Friday, September 22, 1995

7:45 a.m.#Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m.#Welcome and Introduction,#Hari Manev, M.D., Ph.D. 
8:25 a.m.#Welcome , Robert T. Rubin, M.D., Ph.D. 
Chair: Frank R. Sharp, M.D.:
8:30 a.m.#Gene Expression Associated with Neuronal Death and
Regeneration, James I. Morgan, Ph.D. 
9:15 a.m.#Prevention of Neuronal Apoptosis Induced by Loss of Trophic
Factor Support, Lloyd A. Greene, Ph.D.
10:00 a.m.#The Role of Oxidative Stress in Neuronal Death by Trophic
Factor Deprivation, Thomas L. Deckwerth
10:45 a.m.#Break
Chair: Lloyd A. Greene, Ph.D.:
11:15 a.m.#Neuroprotective Signal Transduction: Mechanisms and
Implications for Therapy, Mark P. Mattson, Ph.D.
12:00,  #Neuronal Apoptosis: Role of Genes and Second Messengers,
Steven M. Paul, M.D.
12:45 p.m.#Lunch
2:00 p.m.#Apoptosis: Molecular Studies in CNS Neurons,
#Santosh R. D#Mello, Ph.D.
2:45 p.m.#Role of p53 in the Control of Cell Proliferation,
Differentiation and Apoptosis, Nalini Chandar, Ph.D.

3:30 p.m.#Poster Presentations
5:00 p.m.#Adjournment
7:00 p.m.#Dinner Cruise

Saturday, September 23, 1995
8:00 a.m.#Continental Breakfast
Chair: Mark P. Mattson, Ph.D.:
8:30 a.m.#Motor Neuron Disease:  In Vivo and In Vitro Models of
Chronic Neural Degeneration, Jeffrey D. Rothstein, M.D., Ph.D
9:15 a.m.#Oxidative Stress, Phosphorylation and Neuronal
Apoptosis,#Hari Manev, M.D., Ph.D.
10:00 a.m.#Apoptotic Processes in Acute Neurodegenerative
Disorders,#Matthew D. Linnik, Ph.D.
10:45 a.m.#Break
Chair: James I. Morgan, Ph.D. 
11:15 a.m.#Radical AGEing in Alzheimer#s Disease, #Mark A. Smith,
Ph.D.
12:00  #Oxidative Stress in the Production and the Expression of
Neurotoxic b-Amyloid,  J. Steven Richardson, Ph.D.
12:45 p.m.#Lunch
2:00 p.m.#Anoxic LTP Sheds Light on the Multiple Facets of NMDA
Receptors:  Role of the Redox Site, Yehezkel Ben-Ari, D.Sc.
2:45 p.m.#Excitotoxic Damage in Neurotrauma:  Fact or Fiction?
Ross Bullock, M.D., Ph.D.
3:30 p.m.#Poster Presentations
5:00 p.m.#Adjournment

Sunday, September 24, 1995
8:00 a.m.#Continental Breakfast
Chair: Yehezkel Ben-Ari, D.Sc.:
8:30 a.m.#Induction of Apoptosis Associated Genes in Brain Following
Global Ischemia, Frank R. Sharp, M.D.
9:15 a.m.#Changes in Gene Expression in the Postischemic Brain:
Relation to Apoptosis, Tadeusz Wieloch, Ph.D.
10:00 a.m.#Expression of bcl-2 and bcl-x in Rat Brain after Neuronal
Injury and in Ischemic Tolerance, Steven H. Graham, M.D., Ph.D.
10:45 a.m.#Break
Chair: Jeffrey D. Rothstein, M.D., Ph.D.:
11:15 a.m.#Characterization of Apoptotic Cell Death in Experimental
Brain Injury, Tracy K. McIntosh, Ph.D.
12:00  #Effect of Lipid Peroxidation Inhibitors on Apoptotic Neuronal
Degeneration, Edward D. Hall, Ph.D.
12:45 p.m.#Clinical Therapeutic Trials in Neurotrauma,
Jack E. Wilberger, M.D., F.A.C.S
1:30 p.m.#Concluding Remarks, Hari Manev, M.D., Ph.D.
1:35 p.m.#Lunch
2:30 p.m.#Poster Presentations
3:30 p.m.#Adjournment#




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