NRS 3rd Young Investigator Symposium
3rd NRS Young Investigator Symposium 11 November 2011
Hotel Casa400, Eerste Ringdijkstraat 4
1097 BC Amsterdam, Amsterdam (near trainstation Amsterdam Amstel)
Please come by train due to limited parking possibilities
Abstract submission opened, deadline October 1st.
e-Poster submission: November 1st
Program at glance:
Morning: thematic session with Keynote speakers: “Nature-Nurture”
Gene-environment interaction (2 clinicians and 2 basic scientists) in different lung diseases
Afternoon: Parallel master classes (click here) by the Keynote speakers: present your research in an e-poster (max 3 figures) and receive feedback from the Expert.
Keynote speaker on Epigenetics, announcement of poster prize winner and closure.
09.45-10.00: Welcome by YIS-board
10.00-11.15: 2 Key note speakers
Erika von Mutius (Munich, Germany): The protective farm effect on
childhood allergic asthma
Jan Grutters (Nieuwegein, NL): Genes and environment in
11.45-13.00: 2 Key note speakers
Harry Groen (Groningen, NL): EGFR mutations and lung cancer
Guy Brusselle (Gent, Belgium) The role of gene-environment interactions in COPD.
14.00-15.55: Parallel master classes facilitated by key note speakers (including coffee/tea)
16.00-16.05: Chiesi Award winners 2010-2011
16.05-16.50: Keynote speaker Dirkje Postma (Groningen, NL): The role of the enivironment on epigenetics
16.50-17.15: Announcement of the poster prize winner + Closure
The NRS-Young Investigator Symposium-committee
Dr. Bernt van den Blink, Erasmus MC Rotterdam
Dr. Agnes Boots, Maastricht University Medical Center
Dr. Reinoud Gosens, University of Groningen
Dr. Jeroen Hiltermann, University Medical Center Groningen
Dr. Hermelijn Smits, Leiden University Medical Center