MS 2019 : conference on multiple sclerosis
50 years of international & collaborative research
Organized by Fondation ARSEP
09:00 Jean-Frédéric DE LEUSSE (President of ARSEP Foundation): Welcome address
9:10 Catherine LUBETZKI (Paris, France) : 50 years of actions of ARSEP Foundation
Chair: Hartmut WEKERLE (Martinsried, Germany) – An introductive presentation to 50 years of immunology
9:45 Roland LIBLAU (Toulouse, France) & Britta ENGELHARDT (Bern, Switzerland): Focus on T cell: endothelial cell interactions in neuroinflammation
10:25 Coffee break
10:55 Clinical Research
Chair: Sandra VUKUSIC (Lyon, France) – An introductive presentation to 50 years of clinical research
11:10 Emmanuelle LERAY (Rennes, France) & Elaine KINGWELL (Vancouver, Canada): Effect of beta-interferon treatment on survival with MS: A France – Canada collaborative study
11:50 Posters teaser*
Chair: Jean PELLETIER (Marseille, France) & Pierre-Olivier COURAUD (Paris, France)
12:50 Lunch & posters session
Chair: Bernard ZALC (Paris, France) – An introductive presentation to 50 years of neurobiology
15:05 Fabian DOCAGNE (Caen, France) & Diego CLEMENTE (Toledo, Spain): From Blood-brain barrier protection to remyelination: French-Spanish connection in MS research
Chair: Isabelle BERRY (Toulouse, France) – An introductive presentation to 50 years of imaging
16:00 Bruno STANKOFF (Paris, France), Bertrand KUHNAST (Orsay, France) & Federico TURKHEIMER (London, UK): PET imaging of neuroinflammation and remyelination in MS: from methodological optimizations to a novel conception of disability worsening
16:40 Prizes for the best poster and the best teaser
16:50 End of the meeting
Organizing committee : Scientific Committee of ARSEP Foundation
TRAVEL GRANTS FOR YOUNG RESEARCHERS
ARSEP Foundation offers meeting « travel grants » to help young researchers to defray the costs of their travel expenses to reach Paris and their accommodation for one night.
Applicants must submit a poster as first author and presented it on the day of the meeting.
See all the requirements on the website.
This short presentation is for doctoral & post-doctoral researchers only. The presentation will last from 60 to 120 minutes (time for each presentation will be the same but the duration will be indicate later).
Person interested in doing such a presentation have to indicate on the website when they put on their abstract.
Even if the researcher participates to the teaser, he/she has to present a poster during the posters’ session
Deadline for abstract submission : March 26, 2019
Deadline for registration (free but mandatory) : May 20, 2019
Information & Registration (on line) : visit our website.
8h30 - 16h50
Institut des Cordeliers