【研討會】2017 University of Cologne-Kaohsiung Medical University Joint Symposium on Cancer, Infection, Aging, Neurodegeneration

CKA symposium 2017

Date

May 6-7, 2017

Venue

Hall B of KMU International Convention Center,

Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan 

CKA symposium 2017

2017 University of Cologne-Kaohsiung Medical University Joint Symposium on Cancer, Infection, Aging, Neurodegeneration

Date: 6th May, 2017 (Saturday)
Session 1: Aging                      Moderators: Björn Schumacher, Mendel Chen
Time Speaker Topic
13:00~13:10

President Prof. Ching-Kuan Liu (KMU)

Dean Prof. Thomas Krieg (UoC)

Opening remarks
13:10~13:35 Roman Ulrich Müller (UoC) Cellular stress resistance in the protection from acute kidney injury - lessons from model organisms
13:35~14:00 Mei-Ling Ho (KMU) Application of parathyroid hormone as a new drug for osteoarthritis treatment
14:00~14:25 Björn Schumacher (UoC) Genome stability in aging and disease
14:25~14:50

Chu-Huang Mendel Chen

(KMU)

Lipoprotein electronegativity and cell senescence
14:50~15:15 Shyi-Jang Shin (KMU) O-GlcNAcylation of retinol signals in diabetes and obesity
15:15~15:30 Hui-Li Liu (Abstract winner, KMU) A project to prevent fall among dementia illness in a day care facility
Date: 7th May, 2017 (Sunday)
Session 2: ID and Inflammation       Moderators: Oliver Cornely, Wan-Long Chuang
Time Speaker Topic
9:00~9:25 Thomas Krieg Cellular and molecular mechanisms of fibrosis - scleroderma as a model disease?
9:25~9:50 Li-Tzong Chen (NHRI/KMU) Front-line Helicobactor pylori eradication therapy in the management of localized diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the stomach
9:50~10:15 Oliver Cornely (UoC) Developing treatment options for orphan diseases
10:15~10:40 Yi-Ming Chen (KMU) Molecular epidemiology and virological characterization of HIV-1 infection in Taiwan
10:40~11:05 Tobias Goeser (UoC) Treatment of chronic HCV infection: Highlights from 2016
11:05~11:30 Wan-Long Chuang (KMU) Hepatitis C virus infection in Taiwan
11:30~11:55 Florian Klein (UoC) Broadly neutralizing antibodies targeting HIV-1 - From Bench to Bedside
11:55~12:10 Chin-Kai Tseng (Abstract winner, KMU) Mitochondria F1-F0 ATP synthase is a potential host cell factor facilitates dengue virus replication
Session 3: Neurodegeneration         Moderators: Frank Jessen, Günter Schwarz
Time Speaker Topic
13:00~13:25 Frank Jessen (UoC) Prediction of Alzheimer's disease and approaches of dementia prevention
13:25~13:50

Kotaro Oka

(Keio University/KMU)

Mitochondria, energy metabolism and Mg ions: their correlation with neurodegeneration
13:50~14:15 Günter Schwarz (UoC) Neurodegeneration in metabolic disorders: Molecular mechanism, therapies and beyond
14:15~14:40 Ching-Kuan Liu (KMU) Risk allele research for Alzheimer’s disease
14:40~14:55 Liang-Yin Ke (Abstract winner, KMU) Novel enzymatic function of N-acylsphingosine amidohydrolase 2 for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease
14:55~15:25 Coffee Break
Session 4: Cancer        Moderators: Konrad Brockmeier, Stephan Schäfer
Time Speaker Topic
15:25~15:50 Stephan Schäfer (UoC) The Network Genomic Medicine: Delivering personalized therapies at the Center for Integrative Oncology Cologne
15:50~16:15 Wen-Chun Hung (NHRI/KMU) Trinity in pancreatic cancer: promotion of metastasis by a third hit
16:15~16:40 Tien-Lu Cheng (KMU)

One-step formulation

of mPEGylated Liposome by anti-mPEG bispecific antibodies for cancer targeted therapy

16:40~16:55 Mei-Ren Pan (Abstract winner, KMU) The histone methyltransferase G9a as a therapeutic target in pancreatic cancer
Special Talk               Moderator: Zen-Kong Dai
Time Speaker Topic
16:55~17:20 Konrad Brockmeier (UoC) Pediatric Cardiology Special Talk: “Aspects of genetics in the development of congenital heart disease: the bicuspid aortic valve”
17:20~17:40

KMUH Superintendent

Prof. Inn-Wen Chong (KMU)

Dean Prof. Günter Schwarz (UoC)

Closing remarks

* Please note that this programme is tentative and subjected to changes.

THOMAS KRIEG 

GUENTER SCHWARZ 

KONRAD BROCKMEIER  

REINHARD BÜTTNER 

 FRANK JESSEN

THOMAS KRIEG GÜNTER SCHWARZ KONRAD BROCKMEIER ROMAN-ULRICH MÜLLER FRANK JESSEN
Dean, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Dean

Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences,

University of Cologne

Representative for International Relations, Medical Faculty,

University of Cologne

Coordinator, Center for Rare and Genetic Diseases,

University Hospital Cologne

W3-Professor of Psychiatry and Director, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cologne

STEPHAN SCHÄFER 

OLIVER A. CORNELY  

TOBIAS GOESER 

FLORIAN KLEIN 

BJÖRN SCHUMACHER 

STEPHAN SCHÄFER OLIVER A. CORNELY TOBIAS GOESER FLORIAN KLEIN BJÖRN SCHUMACHER

Attending Pathologist,

Institute of Pathology,

University of Cologne

Professor and Chair, Institute of Translational Research in Aging-Associated Diseases Head of the Department Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Cologne

W3-Heisenberg Professor, University of Cologne

Elected member of the Faculty Council (Medicine), Acting Director, CACAD, University of Cologne

CHING KUAN LIU 

YI MING CHEN 

WAN LONG CHUANG 

LI TZONG CHEN 

TIAN LU CHENG 

CHING-KUAN LIU YI-MING CHEN WAN-LONG CHUANG LI-TZONG CHEN TIAN-LU CHENG

President,

Kaohsiung Medical University

Member of Legislative Yuan, Taiwan; Director, Center for Infectious Disease and Cancer Research, Kaohsiung Medical University Vice Superintendent, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital Director, National Institute of Cancer Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan Vice Dean, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University

MEI LING HO 

Kotaro Oka 

WEN CHUN HUNG 

SHYI JANG SHIN 

CHU HUANG CHEN 

MEI-LING HO Kotaro Oka WEN-CHUN HUNG SHYI-JANG SHIN CHU-HUANG CHEN
Dean, Office for Operation of Industry and University Cooperation, Kaohsiung Medical University

Professor of Neuroscience,

Keio University

Deputy Director, National Institute of Cancer Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan Professor of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Director, Lipid Science and Aging Research Center, Kaohsiung Medical University

Eligibility

PhD candidates, postdoctoral fellows, assistant investigators, assistant professors of KMU and the KMUH systems (all 4 major affiliated hospitals).

Topic categories

A) Cancer, molecular defects and development of targeted therapies
B) Infectious disease including epidemiology, mechanisms and new therapies
C) Aging and aging-associated diseases
D) Neurodegeneration including deep brain stimulation, epidemiology and functional imaging

Abstract style and format
Pages 1&2 should contain:

Title of the abstract, text of the Abstract (Background, Methods, Results, Conclusions), Figures/Tables (no more than 4 images), References (no more than 5 references) (The abstract is submitted as the form similar to a Brief Communication)

Arial 11/Times New Roman 12, single space for main texts, Arial 10/Times New Roman 11 for references. Limited to 2 pages in total.

Page 3 should contain:

Title of the abstract, Title and the Name of the primary author (the presenter), co-Authors, Affiliated Departments and Institutions

Submission

All abstracts should be submitted electronically to Office of Research and Development, KMU

Deadline
March 15, 2017

Judging
Pages 1&2 will be sent to University of Cologne for evaluation

Presentation
All submitted abstracts are required to present in posters at 2017 CKA Symposium.

Awards

1) The best abstracts of each category will be invited to give oral presentations at the CKA symposium on 5-6 May 2017.
2) Outstanding studies of each category will be honored and the primary authors may have opportunities to visit University of Cologne for further scientific training and collaboration.

Symposium President:

President Ching-Kuan Liu 劉景寬校長, Kaohsiung Medical University

Symposium Co-President:

Dean Prof. Dr. Thomas Krieg, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

Organizing Committee

Chair: Prof. Jeng-Hsien Yen, Dean, College of Medicine (顏正賢院長),KMU

Co-Chair: Prof. Dr. Konrad Brockmeier, Medical Faculty Representative for Internationalization, University of Cologne

Vice Chair: Prof. Shang-Jyh Hwang, Vice Superintendent (黃尚志副院長),KMU Hospital

Executive Secretary: Prof. Cheng-Sheng Chen, Chief Secretary (陳正生主任秘書), President’s Office, KMU

Committee Members:

Kaohsiung Medical University

Prof. Hsiu-Hung Wang, Vice President, KMU (王秀紅副校長)

Prof. Chun-Yuh Yang, Vice President, KMU (楊俊毓副校長)

Prof. Inn-Wen Chong, Superintendent, KMU Hospital (鍾飲文院長)

Prof. Chih-Lung Lin, Dean of Academic Affairs, KMU (林志隆教務長)

Prof. Wen-Jeng Wu, Superintendent, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital (吳文正院長)

Prof. Ming-Feng Ho, Superintendent, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital (侯明鋒院長)

Prof. Hung-Yi Chuang, Director, KMU (莊弘毅處長)

Prof. Yaw-Bin Huang, Dean of General Affairs, KMU (黃耀斌總務長)

Prof. Cheng-Che Lan (藍政哲教授、皮膚科主任)

Scientific Board

Chair: Prof. Chu-Huang (Mendel) Chen (陳珠璜講座教授), CKA Director at KMU

Co-Chairs: Dean Prof. Günter Schwarz, Science Faculty, University of Cologne; Prof. Björn Schumacher, Acting Director, CECAD, Cologne

Vice Chair: Prof. Wan-Long Chuang, Vice Superintendent, (莊萬龍副院長),KMU Hospital

Board Members:

Kaohsiung Medical University

Prof. Lea-Yea Chuang, Provost (莊麗月研發長)                                             

Prof. Li-Fang Wang, Dean of College of Life Sciences (王麗芳院長      

Prof. Yeou-Lih Huang, Dean of College of Health Science (黃友利院長)  

Prof. Shou-Mei Wu, Dean of College of Pharmacy (吳秀梅院長)                  

Prof. Chao-Yuan Wang, Vice Superintendent, KMU Hospital (王照元副院長)                                

Prof. Shyng-Shiou Yuan, Chief, Department of Medical Research, KMU Hospital (袁行修部長              

Prof. Tien-Lu Cheng, Vice Dean, College of Medicine (鄭添祿副院長)

Prof. & Legislator Yi-Ming Chen (陳宜民教授、立法委員)

Prof. Ming-Tsang Wu (吳明蒼教授、臨醫所所長)

Prof. Mei-Ling Ho (何美泠教授、產學長)

University of Cologne

Prof. Dr. Thomas Benzing, Head of nephrology - head of the centre of molecular medicine Cologne (CMMC)

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Büttner, Head of pathology - spokesman of the cancer research and targeted treatment sector 

Prof. Dr. Oliver Cornely, Head of Clinical Trials Centre Cologne - spokesman of chronic inflammation and infectious diseases 

Prof. Dr. Frank Jessen, Head of Psychiatry - spokesman of the neurology / neurodegeneration sector 

Prof. Dr. Tobias Goeser, Hepatology/ infectious Diseases of liver and clinical aspects                

Prof. Dr. Florian Klein, Head of Virology

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