8:00AM
REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:45AM
OPENING REMARKS

9:00AM
SESSION I

Robert Krug, PhD
“The NS1 Protein of Influenza A Virus: A Master Regulator of Host and Viral Functions”

Bernard Moss, MD, PhD
“The Poxvirus Transcriptome: A Symphony in Three Movements”

10:30AM
COFFEE BREAK

11:00AM
SESSION II

Stewart Shuman, MD, PhD
“RNA Repair: Hiding in Plain Sight”

J. Michael Bishop, MD
“Synthetic Lethality as a Therapeutic Modality for Cancer”

12:30PM
LUNCH

1:30PM
SESSION III

Danny Reinberg, PhD
“Chromatin, Epigenetics and the Brain”

James Manley, PhD
“mRNA Processing Proteins and their Roles in Human Disease”

3:00PM
COFFEE BREAK

3:30PM
SESSION IV

Witold Filipowicz, MD, PhD
“Mechanisms and Regulation of microRNA Metabolism and Function”

Nahum Sonenberg, PhD
“Translational Control of Cancer and Autism”

5:00PM
CLOSING REMARKS