Please send all questions about the Symposium to

epigenetic-symposium@hifo.uzh.ch

Organizer – Contact

Prof. Dr. Isabelle Mansuy, University/ETH Zurich  http://www.hifo.uzh.ch/en/research/mansuy.html

Program

Preliminary Program

The symposium has morning and afternoon sessions with presentations by invited speakers, and short and flash talks selected from abstracts. It also has two poster sessions and an independent workshop “Meet the Experts: Questions and Answers” at the end of the conference (upon registration).

 

Day 1: Wednesday, August 25th, 2021

08:00-08:45 Registration

08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction by Isabelle Mansuy

Session 1: Environmental Epigenetics

09:00-09:40 Emilie Rissman

09:40-10:20 Cecilie Svanes

10:20-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:40 Michael Skinner

11:40-12:00 Short talks

12:00-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:10 Anita Öst

14:10-14:50 Adam Watkins

14:50-16:30 Coffee break and poster session I

16:30-17:10 Susan Ozanne

17:10-17:30 Short talks

 

Day 2: Thursday, August 26th, 2021

Session 2: Reprogramming

9:00-9:40 Fuchou Tang

9:40-10:20 Gavin Kelsey

10:20-11:00 Coffee break

Session 3: Transmission mechanisms

11:00-11:40 Jacquetta Trasler

11:40-12:00 Short talks

12:00-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:10 Noora Kotaja

14:10-14:50 Bruce Blumberg

14:50-16:30 Coffee break and poster session II

16:30-17:10 Brett Nixon

17:10-17:30 Flash talks by poster presenters

 

Day 3: Friday, August 27th, 2021

Session 4: Methodologies

09:00-09:40 Jordana Bell

09:40-10:20 Wolf Reik

10:20-11:00 Coffee break

Session 5: Evolution and impact on society

11:00-11:40 Simone Immler

11:40-12:20 Martin Lind

12:20-12:30 Poster prize / Closing

 

WORKSHOP: Friday, August 27th, 2021

13:00-14:00 Lunch (for workshop participants)

14:00-17:00 “Meet the experts: Questions and Answers” (limited to 30 participants, separate registration)