10th InterLymph Meeting
Cagliari, Italy - June 10-13, 2011
Members of the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph) and other interested individuals are invited to attend the 2011 Annual Meeting in Cagliary, Italy on June 10-13, 2011.
The 2011 Annual Meeting is made possible due to the support of the National Cancer Institute (NCI); the Rector of the University of Cagliari; the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Cagliari; the Province of Cagliari; and CACIP, Cagliari.
Registration for the 2011 InterLymph Annual Meeting is now officially open. To register, you will first need to create a profile in the Mayo Medical Laboratories Website. Once you have created a profile, then you can go to the actual Interlymph Annual Meeting registration site.
The registration fee for the conference is $150 if registering on or before May 20, 2011. If you register after May 20th, the registration fee will be $200. Please plan to register promptly to facilitate the final meeting planning. On-site registration and fee payment will not be accepted. Please contact Aaron Norman, Research Study Coordinator, Division of Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic, if you have any questions regarding the registration portal.
Attendees will be responsible for making their own travel arrangements and hotel reservations. The conference will be held at the T-Hotel in Cagiliari, Italy. A block of rooms has been reserved for conference attendees. Limited funding is available to support hotel costs and per diem for a limited number of participants. To request the hotel reservation form or to learn how to request funding support, contact Aaron Norman.
Meeting Organizing Committee
The Meeting Organizing Committee for the 2011 Annual Meeting consists of the following individuals:
Pierluigi Cocco, Adele Seniori Costantini, Wendy Cozen, Rao Divi, Maria Grazia Ennas, Giovanni Ferri, Emanuele Angelucci, Attilio Gabbas, Henrik Hjalgrim, Giorgio La Nasa, Lucia Miligi, Marco Rais, Nat Rothman, Aldo Scarpa, Christine Skibola, and John Spinelli.
For general questions regarding the 2011 InterLymph Annual Meeting, contact Dr. Perluigi Cocco.
Abstract Submission Guidelines
If you plan to submit an abstract for the meeting, the submission form will be sent to you automatically with your registration confirmation e-mail.
Note: Registration for the Sunday Plenary Sessions will be open to a limited number of participants. Continuous education credits will be certified.
|Friday June 10, 2011||Topic|
|9:00-13:30||Hodgkin Lymphoma Working Group and GWAS Meeting|
Pierluigi Cocco and Henrik Hjalgrim
|9:10-10:00||Results of Pooled Studies: Familial Risk, Sun Exposure
Wendy Cozen and Ruth Jarrett
|12:15-12:30||Breaking News: New Results
|13:00-13:30||Business Meeting and Wrap-Up
|14:30-18:30||International Multiple Myeloma Consortium (IMMC) Meeting|
Pierluigi Cocco and Wendy Cozen
|14:40-15:10||Brief Description of New Studies, Breaking News, and New Results
|15:10-15:30||Environmental/Lifestyle Risk Factors
Brenda Birmann and Mark Purdue
|15:45-16:15||Occupational and Chemical Exposures
Pierluigi Cocco, Adele Costantini, Lucia Miligi
|16:15-17:00||Pooled Proposal Grant Status and Discussion
|17:00-17:30||Genetic Risk Factors, Including GWAS
Beth Brown and Celine Vachon
|17:30-18:00||Opportunities for Pooled Studies and Discussion
John Spinelli and Wendy Cozen
|18:00-18:30||Business Meeting and Wrap-Up
|Saturday, June 11, 2011||Topic|
|8:30-12:00||Meeting of the Benzene and Tricloroethylene Team of Occupational Experts
Pierluigi Cocco, Nat Rothman, Qing Lan, Roel Vermeulen, Trish Stewart, Lucia Miligi, Geza Benke, Andrea ‘t Mannetje, Laurent Orsi
|9:00-10:30||Meeting of the Pathology and Survival Working Group
Lindsay Morton, Adele Seniori Costantini, Jim Cerhan
|10:45-12:15||Meeting of the Immunology and Infection Working Group
|12:15-13:30||Meeting of the Lifestyle and Environment Working Group
|14:30-18:30||Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma International GWAS meeting
|Sunday June 12, 2011
|9:00-9:15||Introduction and Welcome from the University of Cagliari, the Authorities, and the Italian Society of Hematology
|9:15-10:45||Beyond GWAS: Translational Applications of the Epidemiological Findings to Prevention and Treatment of the Various Lymphoma Subtypes
Riccardo Dalla Favera and Fabrizio Pane
|11:00-12:00||Beyond GWAS: Translational Applications of the Epidemiological Findings to Prevention and Treatment of the Various Lymphoma Subtypes
Chris Skibol and David Conti
|12:00-13:15||The InterLymph Subtypes Project
Lindsay Morton and Dennis Weisenberger
|13:15-13:30||Cohort Interaction with InterLymph
|14:30-15:30||Discussion of morning topics
|15:45-16:15||Reports from Hodgkins Lymphoma Working Group (preliminary findings, new proposals for pooled analyses, discussion)
|16:15-16:45||Reports from International Multiple Myeloma Consortium (preliminary findings, new proposals for pooled analyses, discussion)
|Monday June 13, 2011||Topic|
|8:30-10:30||Discussion of Preliminary Findings, New Proposals for Pooled Analyses from the Pathology and Survival, Lifestyle and Occupation, and Immunity and Infection Working Groups
Jim Cerhan, Anne Kricker, and Claire Vajdic
|10:30-11:00||InterLymph Data Coordinating Center presentation and discussion, InterLymph 2012 and Wrap Up
|11:15-13:00||InterLymph Business Meeting|