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Vasculata 2019

Vasculata 2019Postflyer

July 15-18, 2019 

Medical College of Wisconsin Campus

Veronica Flood, MD; Daisy Sahoo, PhD; Angie Holtz; Michael Widlansky, MD; and Ramani Ramchandran, PhD

Vasculata™ 2019 will be an intense 3 1/2 day course introducing the basics of cardiovascular biology and cardiovascular disease with an emphasis on new approaches to treating the most common causes of human disease in our society, based on cutting-edge research in the field. Vasculata combines a self-study program and seminars from leaders in the field with optional hands-on workshops, thus providing attendees with a unique learning experience in a discipline not comprehensively covered in textbooks or even by courses in most universities.

Keynote Speakers

Luisa Iruela Arispe















Luisa Iruela-Arispe, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Molecular, Cell and Dev. Biol.
Director, Molecular Biology Institute
Chair, Molecular Biology IDP
University of California, Los Angeles

 Curt Sigmund

Curt D. Sigmund, Ph.D.

James J. Smith & Catherine Welsch Smith Professor of Physiology 
Chair, Department of Physiology
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Center
Medical College of Wisconsin

Topics are Organ Specific:

Glycomics and Glycoproteomics
Manipulating Genomes with CRISPR
Modeling Vascular Disease in Zebrafish
State-of-the-Art Mass Spectrometry for Proteomics
Big Data Analysis
Drug Discovery
Precision Medicine
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Selected Conference presenters

  • Jalees Rehman, MD
    Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Bioengineering
    University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Sean Palecek, Ph.D.
    Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    University of Wisconsin at Madison
  • Alexander Staruschenko, PhD
    Department of Physiology
    Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Andreas M. Beyer, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Medicine
    Division of Cardiology
    Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Isabella Grumbach, MD, PhD
    University of Iowa

Registration Site is now open!

Currently accepting abstracts for poster presentation on a space available basis up until July 5.

Scholarship applications:

Successful applicants have been notified. 


The conference will be held at the Medical College of Wisconsin Campus
8701 W. Watertown Plank Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226