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ANZMS and AVBS Conference, Mooloolaba Beach, 21-24 Sep 2017


ANZMS and AVBS Conference, Mooloolaba Beach, 21-24 Sep 2017


Registration and abstract submissions are now open for the ANZMS and AVBS Conference 2017, to be held at the Mantra Mooloolaba Beach on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, 21-24 September.


This year, the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Vascular Biology Society (AVBS) will be held as a joint meeting with the 19th Australia and New Zealand Microcirculation Society (ANZMS) Meeting. The conference will cover 9 Topics and Sessions with 5 Plenary Speakers, Young Investigator invited speakers (less than 6 years since PhD), general presentations selected from abstracts and poster sessions.




Topics and Sessions

  • Permeability and Leukocyte Recruitment

  • Angiogenesis and Lymphangiogenesis

  • Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Adaptations in Pregnancy, Perinatal Outcomes

  • Atherothrombosis and Platelet Biology

  • Oxidative Stress and Peripheral Vascular Disease

  • Smooth Muscle Contractile Mechanisms

  • Extracellular Matrix and Remodelling

  • Immunology and Microvascular Endothelium

  • Young Investigator Invited Speakers (≤6 yrs since PhD)



Confirmed Plenary Speakers

  • Mark Kahn, USA - Lymphatic and blood vascular biology

  • Sandra Davidge, Canada - Fetal origins of cardiovascular disease

  • Mark Miller, USA - Imaging leukocyte recruitment

  • Rob Parton, AUSTRALIA - Caveolae and cavins

  • Gemma Figtree, AUSTRALIA - Cardiovascular translation



For more detailed information go to the Conference Website


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