ITMAT Symposium


The 2022 ITMAT Symposium will again enlist outstanding speakers from the U.S. and abroad to address topics of direct relevance to translational science. The theme this year will be "Translational Neuroscience Coming of Age".

Monday and Tuesday, October 10–11, 2022


Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

Smilow Center for Translational Research (SCTR)

The Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium

3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA

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2022 Featured Speakers: 

  • Robyn S. Klein, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Alberto Ascherio, MD, PhD, Harvard University
  • William Robinson, MD, PhD, Stanford University
  • Serena S. Spudich, MD, Yale School of Medicine
  • Ziyad Al-Aly, MD, VA Saint Louis Health Care System
  • James Heath, PhD, University of Washington
  • Terence Stephenson, DM, FRCPCH, FRCP, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
  • Bryan J. Traynor, MD, PhD, FRCP, National Institute on Aging, NIH
  • Drew Weissman, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Jonathan A. Epstein, MD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Chi-Hua Chen, PhD, UC San Diego
  • Mingyao Li, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Calvin Jan, PhD, Calico Life Sciences, LLC
  • Katrin Andreasson, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Vishwa Deep Dixit, DVM, PhD, Yale School of Medicine
  • Cynthia Kenyon, PhD, Calico Life Sciences, LLC
  • Shelley Berger, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Towfique Raj, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Erik S. Musiek, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Carsten Skarke, MD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Ken White, PhD, Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Eugene Melamud, PhD, Calico Life Sciences, LLC
  • Sundeep Khosla, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Garret A. FitzGerald, MD, FRS, University of Pennsylvania

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