Development, Diseases and Evolution of Endocrine Organs

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website:
Dates: October 10 - 13, 2013
Location: Mont sainte-Odile 67530 OTTROTT, (30 Km from Strasbourg) , France
Intended Audience: , ,
Sponsor: European Society of Endocrinology
Purpose: Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Adrenal, Male Reproductive Health and Biology, Neuroendocrinology, Thyroid, Female Reproductive Health and Biology

Description: This workshop is a part of a conference series entitled "European Symposium on Hormones and Cell Regulation" and has been running for 38 years, in a location particularly suitable for informal gathering and exchange of ideas and information among the participants. The program includes 25 speakers, all very distinguished scientists in the field. Care will be taken for the attendance to be balanced between young and experienced investigators Emphasis is on cutting-edge research and critical discussions.. Major topics will cover development, evolution and diseases of the main endocrine organs. In addition to specific presentation on most of the endocrine glands, the program includes presentations by specialists on subjects of general interest in organogenesis, such as "cell migration", "stem cells and reprogramming", "evolution of the pituitary and thyroid gland", ?Organogenesis in zebrafish?. The presentations and the consequent discussions will highlight common and specific mechanisms in the organogenesis of this type of organs.

Event Contact

Name: Roberto Di Lauro
Phone: +39-081-7463240