Chile: XIV Latin American Symposium on Chronobiology

Date: November 14-19, 2017.
Location: Parque Cultural de Valparaíso (PCdV), Valparaíso, Chile
(http://parquecultural.cl/)

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Organizers:

John Ewer, Universidad de Valparaíso, Valparaiso, Chile Adrian Ocampo, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Luis Larrondo. Universidad Católica, Santiago, Chile
Carola Millán, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Viña del Mar, Chile

Advisory group:

Fernanda Ceriani (Instituto Leloir, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Horacio de la Iglesia (Washington University, Seattle, USA)
Diego Golombek (Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Buenos Aires, Argentina) Luiz Menna-Barreto (University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Pablo Torterolo (Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay)
Veronica Valentinuzzi (CRILAR-CONICET, La Rioja, Argentina).

DAY 1 (November 14)

Welcome

One-day course on Sleep and Rhythms. Lecture 1: Basic concepts of sleep and clocks.

Coffee break

One-day course on Sleep and Rhythms: Lecture 2: Human sleep and Clocks.

Lunch (on your own)

One-day course on Sleep and Rhythms: Lecture 3: Circadian Clocks.

Coffee break

One-day course on Sleep and Rhythms: Lecture 4: Molecular basis of sleep and circadian rhythmicity

Closing remarks
Registration
Opening address (Welcome & logistical details) Keynote Lecture: TBA
Opening Reception

XIV Latin American Symposium on Chronobiology (LASC) 2017

DAY 2 (November 15)

Workshop I: Neural Circuits Underlying Sleep and circadian rhythms (Panel members TBA)

Coffee break

Workshop II: Sleep and human performance (Panel members TBA)

Lunch at Parque Cultural de Valparaíso (PCdV)

Workshop III: Neural Models of Rhythmic Physiology (Panel members TBA)

Coffee break
Workshop IV: Mechanisms of Entrainment (Panel members TBA) All workshop participants: final discussion
Dinner (on your own)

DAY 3 (November 16)

Plenary Lecture 1. TBA Coffee break

Symposium I (4x30 min; 2 invited speakers + 2 Latin American speakers)

Data blitz

Young investigator & student talks (3x15 min each)

Lunch at PCdV

Symposium II (4x30 min; 2 invited speakers + 2 Latin American speakers)

Coffee break
Poster session I Plenary Lecture 2. TBA Dinner (on your own)

DAY 4 (November 17)

Plenary Lecture 3. TBA Coffee break

Symposium III (4x30 min; 2 invited speakers + 2 Latin American speakers)

Data blitz
Young investigator & student talks (3x15 min each)
Tours of Valparaiso and surrounding winery will be arranged.

XIV Latin American Symposium on Chronobiology (LASC) 2017

DAY 5 (November 18)

Plenary Lecture 4. TBA Coffee break

Symposium IV (4x30 min; 2 invited speakers + 2 Latin American speakers)

Data blitz
Young investigator & student talks (3x15 min each) Lunch at PCdV

Symposium V “Work schedules & chronodisruption” 4x20 min (2 invited speakers + 2 Latin American speakers) + 2 speaker (20 min each) from people associated with mining.

Coffee break
Poster session II
Public Lecture: TBA Business meeting Farewell Dinner & prizes

DAY 6 (November 19)

08:00-10:00 Breakfast & departure.