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Ion Channel Retreat 2015

Ion Channel Retreat 2015



July 7th – 9th, 2015 | Vancouver BC, Canada

Location: Hyatt Regency Vancouver
655 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6C 2R7

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In order to book your guest room at a special ICR rate at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver, please click here for online reservations.

If you wish to make your reservations over the phone, the toll free number is 1 888 421 1442 (North America) or 1 402 592 6464 (International). We suggest quoting “Hotel: Hyatt Regency Vancouver” & “Event: 13th ION Channel Retreat” for faster service.

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Earlybird Deadline April 20th

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In July 2015, Aurora Biomed will host the 13th Annual Ion Channel Retreat in Vancouver, Canada. Each year, researchers use this forum to discuss and debate a spectrum of topics from ion channel research and technology to drug discovery and safety. Programs sessions at the 2015 Retreat will explore the roles of ion channels and transporters in pain, infectious diseases, cardiac safety, drugs of abuse and many other current areas of interest.


Scientific Advisory Board Members

Dr. Edward Stevens, Director of Ion Channel Pharmacology, Pfizer

Dr. Balwant Tuana, Professor of Cellular & Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa

Dr. Hailin Zhang, Professor & Chair of Pharmacology and VP, Hebei Medical University

Dr. Li Zhang, Medical Officer, National Institutes of Health

Dr. Chris Mathes, Executive Director, Charles River Laboratories


ICR 2015 Program Topics

  • Ion Channels as Disease Targets
  • Ion Channels as Pain Targets
  • Ion Channel Screening Technologies
  • Transporters and Ion Pumps
  • Cardiac Safety and Pharmacology
  • Structure & Function of Ion Channels
  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Ion Channels
  • Ion Channels and Infectious Disease
  • New Horizons of Life Science

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