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)