This meeting is conducted in partnership with UW-Madison and the Lausanne Integrative Metabolism and Nutrition Alliance (LIMNA). It will bring together a diverse group of scientists who investigate the basic mechanistic underpinnings of metabolic disorders and pioneer new approaches for probing and quantifying metabolic processes.

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  • Alan Attie, UW-Madison
  • Johan Auwerx, EPFL, Switzerland
  • Navdeep Chandel, Northwestern
  • Josh Coon, UW-Madison
  • Andy Dillin, UC Berkeley/HHMI
  • John Denu, UW-Madison
  • Bob Farese, Harvard Medical School
  • Aleksandra Filipovska, Harry Perkins Institute, Australia
  • Marcia Haigis, Harvard Medical School
  • Cole Haynes, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Matthew Hirschey, Duke
  • Christian Metallo, UC San Diego
  • Vamsi Mootha, Massachusetts General Hospital/HHMI
  • Jodi Nunnari, UC Davis
  • Marcus Ralser, University of Cambridge
  • Jared Rutter, University of Utah/HHMI
  • Patrick Seale, University of Pennsylvania Medical School
  • Reuben Shaw, Salk Institute
  • Bruce Spiegelman, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Anu Suomalainen Wartiovaara, University of Helsinki
  • Peter Tontonoz, UCLA
  • Ben Tu, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Matthew Vander Heiden, MIT
  • Claudio Villanueva, University of Utah


Morgridge Institute for Research, Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard Street, Madison, WI

In the heart of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, you will find the Discovery Building. This meeting’s activities will all take place on the first floor of this building.

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Registration Information

The registration fee includes admission to the talks and poster sessions, the program book, a welcome reception, lunches, breaks, and the banquet.

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Registration will close on 9 / 1 / 2018

Fees and Deadlines

  • Student Registration: $200.00
  • Early Non-Student Registration (before June 15th): $250.00
  • Non-Student Registration (after June 15th): $300.00
Morgridge Institue for Research

About the Morgridge Institute for Research

As an independent research organization, the Morgridge Institute for Research explores uncharted scientific territory to discover tomorrow’s cures. In affiliation with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, we support researchers who take a fearless approach to advancing human health in emerging fields such as regenerative biology, metabolism, virology and medical engineering. Through public programming, we work to inspire scientific curiosity in everyday life.

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