Lymphatic Forum 2017, a conference co-sponsored by NAVBO and the Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) to be held at Northwestern University, will focus on the lymphatic system. The meeting is being organized by Jan Kitajewski, University of Illinois Chicago; Guillermo Oliver, Northwestern University; Susan Quaggin, Northwestern University; William Repicci, LE&RN; Stanley Rockson, Stanford University and David Zawieja,Texas A&M Health Science Center. More information is available here.
This meeting will provide a forum for investigators and trainees from around the world to share and exchange ideas related to cutting edge research in vascular biology. The meeting is organized around four themes: Diseases, Cells and Vascular Beds, Cellular Processes, and Emerging Topics. With the help of a distinguished International Scientific Program Committee, a broad range of topics in each theme has been identified. Each session will feature two talks from internationally recognized experts and two short talks chosen from submitted abstracts. In addition to these sessions, the meeting will include plenary sessions and award lectures. Other features planned for the meeting include Meet the Professor Breakfasts, poster sessions, exhibit program, and career development sessions. Go to the meeting web site.