Asia Pacific Vascular Biology Organization Conference 2017

Confirmed Distinguished Speakers(In alphabetical order)

Ralf H. AdamsPhD

Professor at the University of Muenster

Director Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine

Department of Tissue Morphogenesis

Roentgenstrasse 20, D-48149 Muenster, Germany

Tatiana V. ByzovaPhD

Staff

Robert Canova Chair in Angiogenesis Research Lerner Research Institute

9500 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA

Peter CarmelietM.D., PhD

Professor of Medicine

Department of Oncology

Laboratory of Angiogenesis and Vascular Metabolism

Vesalius Research Center (VRC)

VIB Center for Cancer Biology (CCB)

VIB-KU Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, O&N4

Herestraat 49-B912, B-3000, Leuven, Belgium

Yihai CaoM.D., PhD 

Professor, MTC, Karolinska Institute

171 77 Stockholm, Sweden

Napoleone FerraraM.D.

Distinguished Professor of Pathology

Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology

Senior Deputy Director for Basic Sciences

UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center

3855 Health Sciences Dr, Room 3310, Mail Code 0819

La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

Martin FriedlanderMD, Professor

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

The Scripps Research Institute, USA

Holger GerhardtPhD, Professor

Integrative Vascular Biology Laboratory

Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine i n the Helmholtz Association (MDC)

Robert-Rossle-Strasse 10

13125 Berlin, Germany

Karen HirschiPhD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and of Genetics

Yale Cardiovascular Research Center

Yale University School of Medicine

300 George Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA

Raghu KalluriM.D., PhD

Rebecca and Joseph Brown Endowed Chair

Chairman and Professor of the Department of Cancer Biology

Director of the Metastasis Research Center

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

1881 East Road, Unit Number: 1906

Houston, TX 77054, USA

Mukesh K. Jain M.D., Professor

Case Western Reserve University

Biomedical Research Bldg 432

10900 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44106-4958, USA

Jan KitajewskiPhD

Professor

Department Head, Physiology and Biophysics

President, North American Vascular Biology Organization

University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine

835 S Wolcott Ave, E-202, Chicago, IL 60612, USA

Yoshiaki KubotaPhD

Professor, Department of Anatomy

Keio University School of Medicine

35-Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku 

Tokyo 160-8582, Japan

Xuri LiPhD

Professor, Scientific Director

State Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology

Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center

Sun Yat-sen University

Guangzhou, Guangdong, P. R. China

Michael PotenteM.D.

Group leader and consultant cardiologist

Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research

Angiogenesis & Metabolism Laboratory

Ludwigstr. 43D-61231, Bad Nauheim, Germany

Christiana RuhrbergPhD

Professor of Neuronal and Vascular Biology

UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

University College London

11-43 Bath Street

London EC1V 9EL, UK

Massimo M. SantoroPhD

Full Professor, Cellular and Molecular Biology

Dept. of Molecular Biotechnology and Health Sciences

Molecular Biotechnology Center

University of Turin

Via Nizza, 52

10126 Torino

Italy

Martin A. SchwartzPhD

Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Professor of Biomedical Engineering and of Cell Biology

Yale Cardiovascular Research Center, Yale School of Medicine

300 George Street, New Haven CT 06511, USA

Michael SimonsM.D., FACC, FAHA

Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Professor of Cell Biology

Yale Cardiovascular Research Center

Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Cell Biology

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut CT06511, USA

Ira Tabas M.D., PhD

Richard J. Stock Professor and Vice-Chair of Research 

Department of Medicine 

Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology (in Physiology and Cellular Biophysics) 

Columbia University Medical Center

630 West 168th Street 

New York, NY 10032, USA

Xiao-li Tian PhD

Dean, School of Life Science

Director, Human Aging Research Institute

Nanchang University

999 Xuefu Rd. Honggutan New District

Jiangxi Province 330034, China

Dietmar VestweberPhD

Professor of Cell Biology

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine

Roentgenstr. 20

D-48149 Muenster, Germany

Kenneth WalshPhD

Aram V, Chobanian Distinguished Professor

Director, Whitaker Cardiovascular Insitute

Boston University School of Medicine

700 Albany St. W611, Boston, MA 02118, USA

Michael YuPhD

President, Innovent Biologics, Inc.

Suzhou, Jiangsu, P. R. China

Zhongjun ZhouPhD

Professor of Biochemistry

School of Biomedical Sciences

Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine

The University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong, China