Archive for February, 2009

PASPCR 2009 Meeting, Memphis, September 4-7

Saturday, February 21st, 2009
PASPCR 2009 Meeting

PASPCR 2009 Meeting

Updated information about the next PASPCR 2009 Meeting, to be held in Memphis (TN, USA), on September 4-7, 2009, organised by Prof. Andrzej Slominski, is available in this most updated flyer.

The topics of this meeting will include:

• Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Biophysics of Melanin Pigmentation
• Cell Biology of Melanin Synthesis
• Malignant Transformation of the Melanocyte and Melanoma Progression
• Cell Surface and Nuclear Receptors and Their Ligands
• Melanocyte Maturation/Differentiation
• Oxidative Responses in Melanocytes and Melanoma Cells
• Solar Radiation and the Pigmentary System

Confirmed invited speakers include:

Sergei Grando, MD, PhD (University of California Irvine)
F. Holick, MD, PhD (Boston University)
Lawrence Pfeffer, PhD (University of Tennessee)
Michael Kastan, MD, PhD (St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital)
Ralf Paus, MD (University of Lubeck)
Jack Arbiser, MD, PhD (Emory University)
Russel J. Reiter, Ph.D., Dr.h.c.mult. (University of Texas, San Antonio)
Edwin Blalock, PhD (University of Alabama)
Gregory Barsh, MD, PhD (Stanford University)
Andrzej Slominski, MD, PhD (University of Tennessee)
Dianna Johnson, PhD (University of Tennessee)

official email address of this meeting: info@paspcr2009.org

official web page address of this meeting: http://www.paspcr2009.org

ESPCR Membership Renewal and Registration for 2009

Monday, February 9th, 2009
ESPCR

ESPCR

The ESPCR Membership Renewal and Registration for 2009 has been initiated. We welcome all ESPCR Members to renew their 2009 Membership and all interested colleagues, not yet members of the ESPCR, to join our Society. Please , proceed to the JOIN-RENEW web page of the ESPCR web site and follow the indications provided therein. You can also read the Welcome Letter prepared by Prof. Mauro Picardo, current President of ESPCR.

WE KINDLY REQUEST ALL ESPCR MEMBERS TO RENEW THEIR 2009 MEMBERSHIP BY MARCH 31st, 2009.

Current Membership Annual Fee for 2009 will be the same as for 2008 (70 Euros for Ordinary Members, and 35 Euros for PhD Students). From 2009 onwards, the ESPCR registration will include, mandatory, subscription to PCMR online contents, through the members-area of the IFPCS web site. This year, 2009, exceptionally, the subscription costs will be waived to ESPCR Members and covered by the Society.

THANK YOU FOR JOINING-RENEWING YOUR 2009 ESPCR MEMBERSHIP !!!