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Be a part of history!

Join us for the inaugural Valosin Containing Protein (VCP) specific Scientific Conference held in North America!

It will be an insightful time of sharing on the latest VCP translational science and molecular research efforts from experts.

Event Information

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Broad Center for the Biological Science, Room 200

California Institute of Technology

360 S Wilson Ave, Pasadena, CA 91225 U.S.A.

Lodging Details

Tentative Conference Agenda

Hilton Pasadena

168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101

Phone Number:  626-584-3204

Conference Rate: $181.00 per night

Booking link:

https://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/P/PASPHHF-CURE6-20200917/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Session 1: Disease charaterization of VCP disease (IBM, Paget's, FTD, ALS, Parkinson's, CMT)

Session 2: VCP molecular and structural mechanisms

Session 3: VCP cellular function

Session 4: Gaps in current knowledge

Session 5: Plans for future collaborative efforts in translational science

Conference Organizers

TSUI-FEN CHOU, PhD

Research Professor at Caltech

MING GUO, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology and Molecular and Medicinal Pharmacy at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

VIRGINIA KIMONIS, MD

Professor and Clinical Geneticist-Scientist at University of California-Irvine, Department of Pediatrics

Interested in Participating?

Complete the below form if are interested in attending or would like to present.

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EIN NO.: 82-4368871

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