ITMAT Symposium


The ITMAT 2023 Symposium will take place on Oct 9-10, 2023

The 2023 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 "Origins, Emergence, Prediction and Perception of Disease: A Quantum of Solace".

Monday and Tuesday, October 9–10, 2023




Registration is now open. The symposium is free to attend but there is a fee for the dinner held at the College of Physicians. 

In Person Registration is available here:

Virtual Registration is available here (Use passcode: ITMAT23) 


For inquiries please contact:

2023 Featured Speakers:

  • Gwen Robbins Schug, PhD, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
  • Anne Stone, PhD, Arizona State University
  • Luis Barreiro, PhD, The University of Chicago
  • Sarah Tishkoff, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Michael D. Kessler, PhD, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Russ B. Altman, MD, PhD, Stanford University
  • Sebastien Talbot, PhD, Karolinska Institute
  • Rachel Zaguri, PhD, The Hebrew University
  • Niels Eijkelkamp, PhD, Utrecht University
  • Scott Vrieze, PhD, University of Minnesota
  • Robert Jenq, MD, University of Texas
  • David M. Holtzman, MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Ahmad (Mo) Khalil, PhD, Boston University
  • Matthias Mann, PhD, Copenhagen University
  • Joakim Lundeberg, PhD, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Gad Asher, MD, PhD, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
  • David Kelley, PhD, Calico Life Sciences
  • Maziar Divangahi, PhD, McGill University
  • Makoto Nakanishi, MD, PhD, University of Tokyo
  • Edward E. Morrisey, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Vidyalakshmi (Vidya) Chandramohan, PhD, MBA, Duke University
  • Casey Greene, PhD, University of Colorado, Anschutz
  • Garret A. FitzGerald, MD, FRS, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dinner speaker: Shirley M. Tilghman, OC FRS, President Emeritus, Princeton University


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