Session 1:   Welcome and Keynote Speaker

15:30-16:30   Registration / Koepelkerk Conference Center

16:30-16:40   Welcome / Jerry Vockley

16:45-17:45    Keynote / Deborah M. MuoioResearch on Fat Metabolism, Carnitine and CRAT

17:45-18:15    Discussion

19:00-21:30   Networking Reception and Poster Presentations – Koepelkerk Conference Center

Session 2:  FAO Outside the Box

7:15-8:30      Registration

8:30-9:00     Grant HatchThe impact of HADHA on Cardiolipin Metabolism

9:00-9:30     Sebastian JessbergerMetabolic Control of Neural Stem Cell Activity in the Developing and Adult Brain

9:30-9:45      Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 1 (awarded in May)

9:45-10:00    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 2 (awarded in May)

10:00-10:30  Break

Session 3: Novel Aspects of Fatty Metabolism

10:30-11:00  Michael BennettNovel Physiologic Roles for Acylcarnitines

11:00-11:30   Suzan KnottnerusMedium Chain Fatty Acid Chain Elongation and its relevance for FAO-Disorders

11:30-11:45    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 3 (awarded in May)

11:45-12:00    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 4 (awarded in May)

12:00-12:30   Panel Discussion

12:30-14:00   Lunch

Session 4:   New Clinical Insights in FAOD

14:00-14:30   Melanie GillinghamAssessing, Diagnosing and Treating Essential Fatty Acid Deficiency in FAODs

14:30-15:00   John Sullivan & Eileen SullivanLiving with an FAOD a Patient and Family Perspective

15:00-15:15    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 5 (awarded in May)

15:15 -15:30    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 6 (awarded in May)

15:30-15:45   Break

Session 5:    Inflammation and FAOD

15:45-16:15     Peter McGuireInfection a Known Aggravating Factor and Possibly Life-Threatening Consequences for many Patients Affected
                                                        by Inborn FAO Disorders

16:15-16:45     Jean Bastin & Jerry VockleyControl of Regulation of FAO and Treatment of FAODs with PPAR Agonists

16:45 -17:00    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 7 (awarded in May)

17:00 -17:15    Travel Grant Recipient Presentation 8 (awarded in May)
17:15-17:45      Panel Discussion

19:00                Board Buses to Rotterdam / lite dinner provided on the bus

19:30                Buses Depart to Rotterdam

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