Scientific Programme

Thank you for all those who attended the first day of ECTS 2016. Following the high popularity of the day, the locations of a number of sessions have been moved around to accommodate for the large numbers. The time and running order of each session will remain the same but the location may be different. Please review the programme available here to find all the latest updates.

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07:00 15:15 
Registration
Foyer Kennedy
08:00 09:00 
Symposium 5: Molecular clocks
Auditorium Capitalis
Chairs: Gudrun Stenbeck (London, UK) & Sofia Avnet (Rome, Italy)
08:00
S5.1
08:30
S5.2
Clock and boneBert van der Horst (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
10:00 10:45 
Coffee & Posters
Salone della Cultura (Exhibition Hall)
10:45 12:15 
Preclinical Workshop 3: MicroRNA and bone
Hall Adalberto Libera
Chairs: Holger Henneick (Dresden, Germany) & Matthias Hackl (Vienna, Austria)
10:45
WS5.1
MicroRNA and WNT signallingEric Hesse (Hamburg, Germany)
11:15
WS5.2
miRNA in diabetic bone diseaseUrsula Heilmeier (San Francisco, USA)
11:45
WS5.3
Therapeutic implicationsMoustapha Kassem (Odense, Denmark)
10:45 12:15 
Clinical Workshop 3: Update on Parathyroid Disease
Auditorium Capitalis
Chairs: Barbara Obermeyer-Pietsch (Graz, Austria) & Cristiana Cipriani (Rome Italy)
10:45
WS6.1
The genetic bases of hypocalcaemiaFadil Hannan (Liverpool, UK)
11:15
WS6.2
Clinical consequences of long-term hypocalcaemiaMike Mannstadt (Massachusets, USA)
11:45
WS6.3
Management of hypoparathyroidismLars Rejnmark (Aarhus, Denmark)
12:15 12:45 
Lunch & Posters
Salone della Cultura (Exhibition Hall)
12:45 13:45 
Joint ECTS/ASBMR Symposium 6: Bone Therapeutics update
Auditorium Capitalis
Chairs: Richard Eastell (Sheffield UK) & Roland Baron (Massachusets, USA)
12:45
S6.1
13:15
S6.2
PTH and PTHrP treatment for osteoporosisBenjamin Leder (Massachusets, USA)
14:45 15:20 
Closing Ceremony & Awards 3
Auditorium Capitalis