The 1st IOF-ESCEO Pre-Clinical Symposium, a new forum for the best pre-clinicaland translational science in bone biology, is to be held from March 22-23, 2011, immediately preceding the European Congress on Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis (ECCEO11-IOF) in Valencia. The Symposium will be chaired by Gerard Karsenty, Professor and Chair, Genetics & Development, Columbia University MC one of the world's leading scientists from the bone biology arena. All programme information as well as online registration and abstract submission (January14) is available at http://www.ecceo11-iof.org
The Symposium is aimed at scientists engaged in pre-clinical research in osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and related metabolic bone diseases. In order to support attendance by young researchers, the organizers are offering low registration rates* (only 150 euro) and awards (250 euro) for abstracts selected for oral presentation. Seven hours will be dedicated solely to oral presentations. In addition there will be 'Meet the faculty' sessions of interest to young researchers.
The programme includes the following invited lectures:
Key dates: Abstracts: January 14, 2011 Pre-registration closes March 7, 2011
* the 1st IOF-ESCEO Pre-Clinical Symposium is free for registrants of the European Congress on Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis. Visit http://www.ecceo11-iof.org
|Contact: L. Misteli|
International Osteoporosis Foundation