2018 Wisconsin Human Proteomics Symposium

“Advancing Proteomics in Human Disease”

August 10, 2018, Madison, WI

The Human Proteomics Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute were pleased to offer this excellent symposium! The theme of this year’s exciting program is Advancing Proteomics in Human Disease.  Speakers will present a range of topics in cutting-edge proteomics technology developments for understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human diseases as well as applications to human diseases, such as cancer, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases. Please register ASAP! https://www.btci.org/events-symposia-2018/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium-registration/.

The symposium schedule is now available: https://www.btci.org/events-symposia-2018/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium-schedule/

Poster contest: Three prizes will be awarded (1st Place: $500; 2nd Place: $300; 3rd Place: $200).  For accepted posters, registration fees will be waived for first authors who are graduate students or post-doctoral researchers. Only 30 posters will be accepted and approved on a rolling basis.  So please submit your abstract ASAP if you would like to be considered for poster contest. For details: https://www.btci.org/events-symposia-2018/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium/poster-session-contest/

 Keynote Speaker:

John R. Yates III, Ph.D.
Ernest W. Hahn Professor, Molecular Medicine and Neurobiology
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

Invited Speakers

Nathalie Y. R. Agar, Ph.D.
Director, Surgical Molecular Imaging Laboratory
Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Benjamin A. Garcia, Ph.D.
Presidential Professor, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Director of Quantitative Proteomics Penn Epigenetics Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Rebekah L. Gundry, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Biomedical Mass Spectrometry
Research Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Amanda B. Hummon, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Harper Cancer Research Institute
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Alexey I. Nesvizhskii, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pathology
Professor, Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics
Director, Proteomics Resource Facility
Director, Proteome Informatics of Cancer Training Program
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

  1. Andy Tao, Ph.D.
    Professor, Departments of Biochemistry, Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
    Purdue Center for Cancer Research
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Vicki Wysocki, Ph.D.
Professor, Ohio Eminent Scholar of Macromolecular Structure and Function
Director, Campus Chemical Instrument Center Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Honorary Symposium Chair

Richard Moss, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cell and Regenerative Biology
Senior Associate Dean for Basic Research, Biotechnology and Graduate Studies
School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Symposium Organizing Committee

Ying Ge, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Cell and Regenerative Biology and Chemistry;

Director of Mass Spectrometry, Human Proteomics Program, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Lingjun Li, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Pharmacy and Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Martha Vestling, Ph.D.
Director, Mass Spectrometry Facility
Department of Chemistry, UW-Madison
Madison, WI

Karin Borgh, Ph.D.
Executive Director
BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute
Fitchburg, WI

Amy Prevost, Ph.D.
Director of Scientific Courses
BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute
Fitchburg, WI

To Register for the symposium, please go to https://www.btci.org/events-symposia-2018/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium-registration/.

 

For more details and updates of the meeting, please visit:

https://www.btci.org/events-symposia-2018/wisconsin-human-proteomics-symposium/

https://humanproteomics.wisc.edu/symposium/index_2018.html

 

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