DISEASE BIOMARKERS: From FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH to POPULATION BASED-STUDIES

Dear Colleagues,

Following the success of the 1st Medlem Meeting, the Faculties of Biology and Medicine of Lausanne and Geneva are very pleased to present the 2nd MedLem Meeting that will held at the CHUV (Auditoire Charlotte Olivier) in Lausanne on Thursday November 23th, 2017.

Although the theme is « DISEASE BIOMARKERS: From FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH to POPULATION BASED-STUDIES », all the research fields investigated in our faculties will be covered, making the MedLem meeting a fantastic opportunity to discover the breadth of research around Lake Geneva.

The following renowned speakers will be present:

  • Prof. Gerard Waeber (Department of Medicine, Internal Medicine, CHUV)
    « Can we anticipate the risk of developing diabetes? »
  • Prof. Jean-François Demonet (Director of the Memory Center, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, CHUV)
    « The ageing-brain cognitive diseases and their « bio »-markers »
  • Prof. Laura Rubbiat-Brandt (Director of the Memory Center, Department of Pathology, HUG/UniGe)
    « Title to be determined »

Registration, lunch & coffee breaks are free of charge.

This meeting is about to be accredited by the Direction Générale de la Santé du canton de Genève, domaine de l’expérimentation animale, et par le Service cantonal de la Consommation et Affaires Vétérinaires du canton de Vaud as 1/2 day of continued education for persons conducting or directing animal experiments.