Avian Model Systems 11

  • Dietrich, S. (Organiser)
  • Schubert, F. (Organiser)
  • Charlène Guillot (Member of programme committee)
  • Marie Manceau (Member of programme committee)
  • Daisuke Saito (Member of programme committee)
  • Dalit Sela-Donenfeld (Member of programme committee)
  • Pablo Strobl-Mazulla (Member of programme committee)
  • Melanie White (Member of programme committee)
  • Rusty Lansford (Member of programme committee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description of Activity

1st meeting of the scientific community focusing on bird models after COVID.

Sessions cover: dynamics of development, morphogenesis, organogenesis; stem cells and differentiation; new technologies and resources; pharmaceutical and medical applications; comparative genomics, evolution and conservation; avian immunity, disease resistance, animal welfare.

Keynotes by Chaya Kalcheim (Israel), Andrea Streit (UK), Mike McGrew (UK), Shashank Gandhi (USA), Nándor Nagy (Hungary), Jean Viallet (France), Tatjana Sauka-Spengler (UK), Claudio Mello (USA), Cheng Ming Chuong (USA), Yoshiko Takahashi (Japan), Jim Kaufman (UK), Nandan Nerurkar (USA).

Attendees from 15 countries and 5 continents.

Welcome by The Lord Mayor of Portsmouth, Councillor Tom Coles; opening of the conference by Professor Paul Hayes, Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor; outreach event: from dinosuars to modern birds.
Period11 Sept 202314 Sept 2023
Event typeConference
LocationPortsmouth, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational