The 2022 C. elegans “Topics” Meeting “Metabolism, Aging, Pathogenesis, and Stress” (MAPS 2022), on campus at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Memorial Union will host researchers studying fundamental questions regarding increasing healthspan and reducing aging-associated decline.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Coleen Murphy, Princeton University

Dr. Keith Blackwell, Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School Department of Genetics

Conference Organizers:

Veena Prahlad, University of Iowa
Alex Soukas, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Supriya Srinivasan, The Scripps Research Institute

Invited Speakers:

Alejandro Aballay, Oregon Health & Science University
Erik Andersen, Northwestern University
Adam Antebi, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
Kaveh Ashrafi, University of California San Francisco
Ryan Baugh, Johns Hopkins University
Bart Braeckman, Ghet University
Anne Brunet, Stanford University
Ehud Cohen, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Sean Curran, University of Southern California
Della David, University of Tubingen, Germany
Martin Denzel, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
Peter Douglas, University of Texas Southwestern
Monica Driscoll, Rutgers University
Danielle Garsin, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas, Houston
Arjumand Ghazi, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Eric Greer, Harvard/Boston Children’s Hospital
Sarah Hall, Syracuse University
Min Han, University of Colorado, Boulder
Malene Hansen, Buck Institute
Cole Haynes, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Javier Irazoqui, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Scott Kennedy, Harvard Medical School
Dennis Kim, Harvard/Boston Children’s Hospital
Louis LaPierre, Brown University
Seung-Jae Lee, Seoul National University College of Medicine
Siu Silvia Lee, Cornell University
Ying Liu, Peking-Tsinghua Center for Life Sciences/HHMI
Dengke Ma, University of California San Francisco                                    

 

Will Mair, Harvard School of Public Health
Dana Miller, University of Washington, Seattle
David Miller, Vanderbilt University
Amy Pasquinelli, University of California San Diego
Mark Pellegrino, University of Texas Arlington
Michael Petraschek, Scripps Research Institute
Caroline Philips, University of Southern California
Marc Pilon, University of Gothenberg
Read Pukkila-Worley, University of Massachusetts Medical School
David Raizen, University of Pennsylvania
Oded Rechavi, Tel-Aviv University
Michael Ristow, ETH Zurich
Gary Ruvkun, Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital
Buck Samuel, Baylor College of Medicine
Frank Schroeder, Cornell University
Michael Shapira, University of California Berkeley
Stefan Taubert, University of British Columbia
Rebecca Taylor, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Emily Troemel, University of California San Diego
Marc Vermulst, University of Southern California
David Vilchez, University of Cologne, Germany
Marian Walhout, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Amy Walker, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Meng Wang, Baylor College of Medicine
Jennifer Watts, Washington State University       

Important dates:

Registration Open: January 24, 2022
Abstract Submission Open: January 24, 2022
Early Bird Deadline: March 23, 2022
Oral Abstract Deadline: May 9, 2022
Poster Abstract Deadline: TBD
Housing Deadline: June 14, 2022

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