The CVM Mini-Symposia are divided into a morning session with 4 speakers and an afternoon session where each speaker discusses research articles with PhD students in the form of a workshop. The morning session is generally open to all researchers of the UNIL, CHUV, EPFL etc.
Students attending the morning session of the mini-symposium can validate 0.25 ECTS. Students attending the morning and afternoon sessions can validate 1 ECTS.
"Genetics of Cardiac Diseases"
Organizer: Dr. M. Z. A. Bhuiyan, Directeur du laboratoire de diagnostic moléculaire, Service de Médicine Génétique, CHUV
October 6, 2017, 8h30-12h30
CHUV main building, Auditorium Auguste Tissot
- Zahir Bhuiyan (Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory, Division of Genetic Medicine, CHUV): Malignant Arrhythmias linked to Fatty Acid Oxidation Pathway
- Elijah Behr (St George's University of London, London, U.K.): The Genetics of Sudden Death
- Bianca Brundel (Department of Physiology, Free University of Amsterdam, Netherlands): Role of gene mutations in derailment of cardiomyocyte proteostasis: role in Atrial Fibrillation?
- Hugues Abriel (Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland): Roles of the cationic calcium-activated channel TRPM4 in cardiac genetic disorder
Prof. Mohler who was supposed to join, cannot finally attend the mini-symposium.
"Adipose Tissue and Metabolism"
Organizer: Prof. Lluis Fajas Coll, Center for Integrative Genomics (CIG), UNIL
When: June 8, 2017, 8h30-12h30
"Long non-coding RNAs at the heart of development and disease"
Organizers: Ana-Claudia Marques and Samir Ounzain
September 16, 2016, 8-12h00
"Microbes and metabolites: implications for cardiovascular and metabolic health and disease"
Organizer: Prof. Benjamin Marsland
December 3, 2015, 9-13h15
“Cellular and molecular basis of vascular diseases”
Organizer: Prof. Jacques-Antoine Haefliger
July 3, 2015, 8-12h15
“Homeostatic and hedonic control of food intake”
Organizer: Prof. Luc Tappy
October 16, 2014, 8-12h15, CHUV, Auditoire Yersin
"Bone metabolism and diseases"
Organizer: Prof. Laurent Schild
March 12, 2014, 8-12h15, CHUV, Auditoire Yersin
“Novel concepts in the metabolic syndrome: Connecting inflammation and metabolism”
Monday May 6th 2013
Organisers: Dr. Liliane Michalik and Prof. Kristina Schoonjans
"Lipotoxicity from the multi-organ perspective"
October 17th, 2012
Organiser: Dr. Francesca Amati
“Participation of Intercellular Communication in the Control of the Cardiovascular System”
June 22nd, 2012
Organiser: Prof. J.-A. Haefliger
“Quantification in Cardiovascular Imaging”
September 16th, 2011
Organisers: Prof S.D. Qanadli and Dr D. Locca
“Brain nutrient and hormone sensing in feeding and glycemic control”
October 14th, 2011
Organisers: Prof. B. Thorens and Prof. F. Pralong
“Translational aspects of genetic arrhythmias ”
December 2nd, 2011
Organisers: Dr. Florence Fellmann, Dr. Nicole Sekarski , Dr Z.A. Bhuiyan, Dr Jürg Schläpfer and Dr Katarzyna Michaud