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Speakers

Meet our Keynote Lecturers

Meet the NAVBO Award Recipients

Meet our Invited Speakers

Ralf Adams, Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine
Elena Aikawa, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Masanori Aikawa, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Rosemary Akhurst, University of California, San Francisco
Kari Alitalo, University of Helsinki
Alex Arenas, Universitat Rovira i Virgili
David G. Armstrong, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Hellmut Augustin, Heidelberg University and German Cancer Research Center
Michelle Bendeck, University of Toronto
Rui Benedito, CNIC
Martin Bennett, University of Cambridge
Gabriele Bergers, VIB- Center for Cancer Biology and KU Leuven Women's Hospital
Karin Bornfeldt, University of Washington
Eugene C. Butcher, Stanford University School of Medicine
Kathleen Caron, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Christopher Chen, Boston University
Hong Chen, Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital
Hyun-Jai Cho, Seoul National University Hospital
Sung Woo Cho, Inje University
Mete Civelek, University of Virginia
Ondine Cleaver, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Katrien De Bock, ETH Zürich
Vinicio de Jesus Perez, Stanford University
Anna Dimberg, Uppsala University
Stefanie Dimmeler, University of Frankfurt
Britta Engelhardt, University of Bern
David Entenberg, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Anne Eichmann, Yale University School of Medicine
Yun Fang, University of Chicago
Napoleone Ferrara, University of California, San Diego
Jason Fish, University of Toronto
Edward Fisher, NYU Langone Health
Ingrid Fleming, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University
Shigetomo Fukuhara, Nippon Medical School
Anjelica Gonzalez, Yale University
Emma Gordon, University of Queensland
Mariona Graupera, Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute
Courtney Griffin, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Chenghua Gu, Harvard Medical School
David G. Harrison, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Natasha Harvey, University of South Australia
Akiko Hata, University of California, San Francisco
Kyoko Hida, Hokkaido University
Karen Hirschi, University of Virginia
Timothy Hla, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Benjamin Hogan, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Tzung Hsiai, University of California, Los Angeles
Ngan Huang, Stanford University
Princess Imoukhuede, Washington University
Luisa Iruela-Arispe, Northwestern University
Iris Jaffe, Tufts Medical Center
Na Ji, University of California, Berkeley
Anne Joutel, Inserm U1161, Genetics and Pathogenesis of Cerebrovascular Diseases
Mark Kahn, University of Pennsylvania
Prasad Katakam, Tulane University
Eli Keshet, Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University
Hyo-Soo Kim, Seoul National University
Jonathan Kipnis, Washington University in St. Louis
Jan Kitajewski, University of Illinois at Chicago
Gou Young Koh, IBS/KAIST
Yoshiaki Kubota, Keio University
Anjali Kusumbe, University of Oxford/Kennedy Institute

Yoo-Wook Kwon, Seoul National University Hospital
Amanda Joe LeBlanc, University of Louisville
Nicholas Leeper, Stanford University
Xuri Li, Sun Yet-Sen University
Peter Libby, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Taija Mäkinen, Uppsala University
Yukiko Matsunaga, The University of Tokyo
Manuel Mayr, King's College London
Hanna Mikkola, University of California, Los Angeles
Dianna Milewicz, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston
Takashi Minami, Kumamoto University
Tohru Minamino, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
Ryuichi Morishita, Osaka University School of Medicine
Bill Muller, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Andrew Murphy, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
Hironori Nakagami, Osaka University
Yoshikazu Nakaoka, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center
Manuel Navedo, University of California, Davis
Mark Nelson, University of Vermont
Stefania Nicoli, Yale University Cardiovascular Research Center
Madeline Nieves-Cintron, University of California, Davis
Sara Nunes de Vasconcelos, University of Toronto
Yuichi Oike, Kumamoto University
Guillermo Oliver, Northwestern University
Cécile Oury, University of Liège
Hasina Outtz Reed, Weill Cornell Medicine
Susan Quaggin, Northwestern University
Marlene Rabinovitch, Stanford University School of Medicine
Shahin Rafii, Weill Cornell Medicine
Gwendalyn Randolph, Washington University
Kristy Red-Horse, Stanford University
Gissette Reyes-Soffer, Columbia University Medical Center
Carmen Ruiz de Almodovar, University of Bonn
Raul Santos, University of Sao Paulo Medical School Hospital
Chris B. Schaffer, Cornell University
Ying Shen, Baylor College of Medicine
Sasha Singh, Brigham & Women's Hospital
Deepak Srivastava, Gladstone Institutes
Cynthia St. Hilaire, University of Pittsburgh
Didier Stainier, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Ronen Sumagin, Northwestern University
Melody Swartz, University of Chicago
Nobuyuki Takakura, Osaka university
Philip Tsao, Stanford University School of Medicine
Ellie Tzima, University of Oxford
Shizuka Uchida, Aalborg University
Jaap van Buul, Sanquin Research and Landsteiner Laboratory
Miikka Vikkula, de Duve Institute, University of Louvain
Hong Wang, Temple University
Rong Wang, University of California, San Francisco
Tetsuro Watabe, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Cornelia Weyand, Stanford University
Connie Wong, Monash University
Joseph Wu, Stanford University
Hiromi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba
Han-Mo Yang, Seoul National University Hospital
Karina Yaniv, Weizmann Institute of Science
Masayuki Yoshida, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Bin Zhou, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Changcheng Zhou, University of California, Riverside
Jiliang Zhou, Augusta University