Conference Programs


1. 3rd Z-BRAIN Neuroscience Workshop

Sept. 18, 2019 – 1:00pm to 4:15 pm, Wednesday

  • Registration (starting at 12noon)

  • Session A (1:00 to 2:30pm): Genetics/Modelling (Session Chair: Edward Burton)
    (1 invited talk plus 4 mini-talks selected from abstracts)

  • Session B (2:45 – 4:15pm): Physiology/Therapy (Session Chair: Marika Kapsimali)
    (1 invited talk plus 4 mini-talks selected from abstracts)


  • 2. 4th ZPPM Conference (Sept. 18-20, 2019)

    Sept. 18, 2019 – 6:00 to 8:30pm, Wednesday


  • Registration (starting at 3pm)

  • Session I (6:00 to 8:30pm) : Advances in Precision Medicine Research (Co-Chairs: Xiao-Yan Wen & Randall Peterson)
    (4-5 invited talks)

  • Sept. 19, 2019 – 9:00am to 10:30pm, Thursday

  • Session II (9:00am to 12:00pm): Mutagenesis & Disease Modeling (Chair: Sarah Childs)
    (2 invited talks plus 6 mini-talks selected from abstracts)

  • Session III (1:30 to 4:30pm): Mechanism of Development, Organ Dysfunction & Disease (Chair: Didier Stainier)
    (2 invited talks plus 6 mini-talks selected from abstracts)

  • Session IV (7:30 to 10:30pm): Flash talk + Poster session with Reception (Chair: Han Wang)

  • Sept. 20, 2019 – 9:00am to 10:30pm, Friday

  • Session V (9:00am to 12:00pm): Chemical biology, Pharmacogenomics & Drug Discovery (Chair: Randall Peterson)
    (2 invited talks plus 6 mini-talks selected from abstracts)

  • Session VI (1:30 to 4:30pm): Translational Research & Drug Development (Chair: Xiao-Yan Wen)
    (5-6 invited talks)

  • Award Session (4:30 to 5:00pm)

  • Networking dinner (6:30 to 10:30pm)