News

Bookmark and Share

This article is in the news archive.

8th International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organisation Conference - Cambridge 18th-21st July 2013



 

8th International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organisation Conference

18th-21st July 2013

Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, UK

 

Hosted by the UK PWSA and the Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

at the University of Cambridge

The Scientific Conference will be held on the 18th-19th of July

followed by the Caregiver and Family conferences.

 

The conference will include keynote presentations, workshops, submitted presentations and posters.

 

The scientific committee and invited contributors include the following:

Dr Suzanne Cassidy Professor Leopold Curfs Professor Steward Einfeld

Professor Dan Driscoll Dr Tony Goldstone Professor Tony Holland

Professor Bernhard Horsthemke Dr Marc Lalande Dr Mate Lengyel

Professor Dick Swaab Professor Maite Tauber Professor Rachel Wevrick

 

The distinguished guest lecture will be given by Professor Stephen O’Rahilly

Co-Director of Institute of Metabolic Science and Director of IMS-MRL

Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Medicine

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge

‘Human obesity and related metabolic disorders: lessons from genetics’

 

Call for submissions

To register for the conference and to submit and abstract, please click here

Closing date for abstract submission is 30th March 2013

Click here to download promotional flyer

 

8th International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organisation Conference

18th-21st July 2013

Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, UK

Posted on 22/02/2013

Further news

Go to the news index page.