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    Join Prominent Faculty at the ASBMR Topical Meeting on Bone and Skeletal Muscle Interactions

    Date: March 06, 2012

    Join ASBMR July 17-18, 2012, in Kansas City, MO for the Topical Meeting on Bone and Skeletal Muscle Interactions. This “state of the science” topical meeting will draw together leading muscle and bone researchers to exchange ideas, develop new collaborations and accelerate the emerging scientific discoveries in the area of muscle and bone interactions.


    Prominent faculty will participate, including:


    Stephen F. Badylak, D.V.M., Ph.D., M.D., University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

    Susan A. Bloomfield, Ph.D., FACSM, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA

    Thomas L. Clemens, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

    Dawn DW Cornelison, Ph.D., University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA

    Steven R. Cummings, M.D., FACP, San Francisco Coordinating Center, San Francisco, CA, USA

    Bess Dawson-Hughes, M.D., Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA

    Mark A. Febbraio, Ph.D., Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia

    David Glass, M.D., Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA

    Tamara B. Harris, M.D., National Institute on Aging, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Joseph A. Houmard, Ph.D., East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA

    Mark L. Johnson, Ph.D., University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO, USA

    Gerard Karsenty, M.D., Ph.D., Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

    Sundeep Khosla, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

    Douglas P. Kiel, M.D., M.P.H., Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life, Boston, MA, USA

    Nathan K. LeBrasseur, Ph.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

    Mary B. Leonard, M.D., MSCE, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

    Robert Marcus, M.D., Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

    Joan A. McGowan, Ph.D., National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Glen Nuckols, Ph.D., National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Regis J. O’ Keefe, M.D., University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA Bradley B. Olwin, Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

    Clifford J. Rosen, M.D., Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Scarborough, ME, USA

    Clinton Rubin, Ph.D., Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA

    Stephanie Studenski, M.D., M.P.H., University of Pittsburg, Pittsburg, PA, USA

    James G. Tidball, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Karen Winer, M.D., National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Elazar Zelzer, Ph.D., Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

    Teresa A. Zimmers, Ph.D., Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA


    New: Pre-Meeting Workshop

    ASBMR will also host a pre-meeting workshop in conjunction with the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry on July 16th. This hands-on workshop, chaired by Mark L. Johnson, Ph.D., Charlotte L. Phillips, Ph.D. and Marco Brotto, MSN, Ph.D., will provide participants with an opportunity to learn and practice various techniques related to the analysis of bone and muscle. 


    Don’t miss this vital and timely topical meeting—check the ASBMR website for registration information in late March.