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Berzelius Symposium 103: Immunity and autoimmunity in early childhood

Svenska Läkaresällskapet
Nobelforum Sweden.
May 28 - 29, 2020
09:00 - 18:00
Time zone: Stockholm, GMT+02:00

Immunity and autoimmunity in early childhood - postponed

Dear all,

Due to the current situation with covid-19 and the fact that a lot of our speekers are prevented to travel we regret to inform that the Berzelius Symposium 103 – Immunity and autoimmunity in early childhood will be postponed to spring 2021 – new dates will be communicated shortly.

All registerd to the event will have the posibility to secure their place in advance.

We will also like to inform that we will start to reimburse those who already payed for the symposium with card, those who chose invoice as payment option will not be affected since no invoices has been sent out.

Please feel free to contact if you have further questions!

Kind regards on behalf of the organizing and scientific committee;

Organizing and scientific committee
Olle Kämpe, Stockholm. Sweden and Åke Lernmark, Malmö, Sweden, Co-Chairs
Daniel Agardh, Malmö, Sweden
Petter Brodin, Stockholm, Sweden
Helena Elding Larsson, Malmö, Sweden
Outi Mäkitie, Stockholm, Sweden
Anna Wedell, Stockholm, Sweden
Carin Andrén Aronsson, Malmö , Sweden, Scientific Secretary

Registration and fee

WHEN: May 28-29, 2020 now postponed to the 26th to the 28th of may 2021
WHERE: Nobelforum, Nobels väg 1, Solna, Sweden
PRICE: Subsidized participation fee for everyone and an additional SEK 700:- reduction for for SLS members!
SEK 2300 :- for SLS members and SEK 3000 :- for other participants.  Includes participation, coffee and food for both days.
Cancellation & refund Cancellations made within 48 hours to the event will incur a 100% fee. 

Limited number of seats

Application for membership: Regular member 700 SEK / year. Associate member SEK 700 / year.
Doctor degree without licence (for a maximum of 5 years) SEK 350 / year. Student member (student to doctor at the Swedish medical faculty) SEK 100 / year. Read more and apply here

SLS education certificate is distributed to all participants after completion of the course.


List of Participants – Invited speakers
Galit Alter
, PhD, professor Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University Cambridge, MA, USA
Mark Anderson, MD, PhD, professor, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA.
Ezio Bonifacio, PhD, professor, Technische Universität Dresden, Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden, Faculty of Medicine
Petter Brodin, MD, PhD, assistant professor Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institute, and Department of Newborn Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Stockholm, Sweden.
Jean-Laurent Casanova, MD, PhD, professor St. Giles Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, Rockefeller Branch, The Rockefeller University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute New York, NY, USA.
Jayne Danska, PhD, professor Medical Biophysics, Institute of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Immunology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Mark Davis, PhD, Professor Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, CA, USA
Cheri Deal, MD, PhD, professor University of Montreal and CHU Ste-Justine, Montreal, Canada
Heikki Hyöty, PhD, professor Department of Virology, School of Medicine, University of Tampere Tampere, Finland
Richard Insel, MD Healthy Baby Initiative, World Without Disease Accelerator, Janssen R&D
Jeffrey Krischer, PhD, professor Health Informatics Institute, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida Tampa, FL, USA
Olle Kämpe, MD, PhD, professor Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute
Richard Lloyd, PhD, professor, Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX, USA
Michail Lionakis, MD, Sc.D Fungal Pathogenesis Section, Laboratory of Clinical Immunology and Microbiology, National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.
Eoin McKinney, PhD Department of Medicine University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine Cambridge, United Kingdom
Gerald T. Nepom, MD, PhD, professor University of Washington, Department of Immunology, Benaroya Research Institute Seattle, WA. USA
Qiang Pan Hammarström, MD, PhD, professor, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Joseph Petrosino, PhD, professor Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Bali Pulendran, PhD, professor, Department of Pathology, ChEM-H, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Lluis Quintana-Murci, PhD, Human Evolutionary Genetics, Institut Pasteur, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unit Paris, France
Ludvig M Sollid, MD, PhD, professor, Centre for Immune Regulation, Department of Immunology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet Oslo, Norway
Kendra Vehik, PhD, professor Health Informatics Institute, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida Tampa, FL, USA
Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Cambridge, MA, USA

List of Participants – Chairs
Åke Lernmark, PhD, professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, Sweden
William Hagopian, MD, PhD Pacific Northwest Research Institute Seattle WA, USA
Marian Rewers, MD, PhD, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado Aurora, CO, USA
Jin-Xiong She, MD, PhD Center for Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University Augusta, GA, USA
Jorma Toppari, MD, PhD Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital and Institute of Biomedicine, Research Centre for Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Turku Turku, Finland
Anette-G. Ziegler, MD, Institute of Diabetes Research, Helmholtz Zentrum München, and Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, and Forschergruppe Diabetes e.V., Neuherberg, Germany
Helena Elding Larsson, MD, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, Sweden
Daniel Agardh, MD, PhD, assistant professor Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, Sweden
Carin Andrén Aronsson, PhD Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, Sweden
Anna Wedell, MD, PhD, professor, Centre for Inherited Metabolic Diseases (CMMS) and Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute Stockholm, Sweden


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