Conferences

Program

The Asilomar Conference program begins Friday evening, September 29 and concludes Monday evening, October 2, 2017 with a keynote lecture (after dinner). Most attendees depart at their leisure on Tuesday, October 3. The conference sessions (talks, posters, mixers, breaks) will all be located in the Chapel building.

Session Topics

These topics will be covered in the conference program.
  • Clinical Applications of Targeted Metabolomics
  • Clinical Applications of Global Metabolomics
  • Clinical Applications of New Technology:  Ambient Desorption Ionization/MS Imaging/Ion Mobility
  • Translational and Clinical Applications of Metabolic Flux
  • Metabolomics Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • NIH Regional Comprehensive Metabolomics Research Cores:  Innovations and Clinical Applications

Confirmed Speakers

A keynote lecture will be presented by Gary Siuzdak (The Scripps Research Institute)

Abraham Badu-Tawiah (The Ohio State University)
Erin Baker (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
Clary Clish (Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard)
Michele Clasquin (Pfizer)
Pieter Dorrestein (University of California San Diego)
Petras Dzeja  (Mayo Clinic)
Facundo Fernandez (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Oliver Fiehn (University of California Davis)
Richard Higashi (University of Kentucky)
Richard Kibbey (Yale School of Medicine)
James Kinross  (Imperial College)
Alla Kloss (Genzyme)
Yutai Li (Merck)
Gary Patti (Washington University)
Dan Raftery (University of Washington)
Nichole Reisdorph (University of Colorado)
John Seal (Ochsner Multi-Organ Transplant Institute)
Sunia Trauger (Harvard Medical School)
Aalim Weljie (University of Pennsylvania)
Richard Yost (University of Florida)

Program Overview

All sessions will be located in Chapel.  All meals are served in Crocker Dining Hall.  The Monday night banquet location is in 'Seascape' --a private room on the sea-side of Crocker Dining Hall.  There is a separate entrance to the Seascape Room (look for signs).

Fri Sept 29


3:00 - 6:00 pm
Registration, Chapel (badge and program book pick-up)

After 4:00 pm
Asilomar guest room check-in

6:00 - 7:00 pm
Dinner (on-site lodgers)

7:15 - 8:35 pm
Opening Session

8:35 - 10:00 pm
Informal Mixer and Posters

Sat Sept 30


7:30 - 9:00 am
Breakfast (on-site lodgers)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Morning Session

12:00 - 1:00 pm
Lunch (all attendees)

1:15 - 4:55 pm
Afternoon Session

6:00 - 7:00 pm
Dinner (on-site lodgers)
 

7:15 - 8:35 pm
Evening Session

8:40 - 10:00 pm
Informal Mixer and Posters

Sun Oct 1


7:30 - 9:00 am
Breakfast (on-site lodgers)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Morning Session

12:00 - 1:00 pm
Lunch (all attendees)

1:00 - 6:00 pm
Free Afternoon 

6:00 - 7:00 pm
Dinner (on-site lodgers)

7:15 - 8:35 pm
Evening Session

8:35 - 10:00 pm 
Informal Mixer and Posters

Mon Oct 2


7:30 - 9:00 am
Breakfast (on-site lodgers)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Morning Session

12:00 - 1:00 pm
Lunch (all attendees)

1:15 - 4:35 pm
Afternoon Session

6:00 - 7:00 pm
Banquet (ticket required)

7:15 - 9:30 pm
Keynote Lecture followed by Dessert Reception and Posters

Tue Oct 3


7:30 - 9:00 am
Breakfast (on-site lodgers)

Box lunches available for pick-up at this time (under your last name)

Departures at leisure

By 12:00 pm
Check-out time for Asilomar lodgers