Wednesday July 17

 

08:30
Registration opens
09:00-09:50
Plenary Lecture 3. Pickford medalist
Hormonal control of appetite and energy balance: New proteins, novel functions
Suraj Unniappan, Canada
09:50-10:20
Appetite and Energy Balance
State-of-the-Art 7
Appetizing insights on energy metabolism
Gert Flik, The Netherlands
Endocrine Disruptors
State-of-the-Art 8
Dual control of the onset of oocyte maturation in teleosts by estrogens and progestins
Peter Thomas, USA
Water and Mineral Regulation
State-of-the-Art 9
Neuroendocrine mechanisms controlling diuresis in insects: discoveries from the blood-gorging bug, Rhodnius prolixus
Ian Orchard, Canada
10:20-10:40
Coffee break at the exhibition area
10:40-12:00
Symposium 7
Comparative endocrinology and endocrine regulation of appetite
Organizers: Gert Flik, The Netherlands & Nick Bernier, Canada
Symposium 8
Environmental endocrine disruptors
Organizers: Caren Helbing, Canada, Werner Kloas, Germany & Alberta Mandich, Italy
Symposium 9
Control of osmoregulation – dedicated to the memory of Hideshi Kobayashi
Organizers: Ian Orchard, Canada & Yoshio Takei, Japan
12:00-13:00
 
Short communications
13-16
Short communications
17-20
Short communications
21-24
13:30
Excursions