Registration is now closed.
For Registration questions, contact Tanya Graf @ Tanya.Graf@uky.edu.
For Academic Institutions
July 1 - August 1
Trainees and Staff - $50
Faculty - $150
August 1 - August 27
Trainees and Staff - $100
Faculty - $200
For Industry Representatives
July 1 - August 27
Abstracts must be submitted at the time of registration.
Abstract titles are limited to 150 characters.
The body of the abstract is limited to 3000 characters.
Congratulations to the trainees whose abstracts were selected
for the following Podium Presentations.
Larry Rudel Award Lectures
Wen Dai, MD | Medical College of Wisconsin
Silencing hepatocyte tissue plasminogen activator increases plasma apoB
lipoprotein-cholesterol by promoting MTP-mediated VLDL lipidation
Lucas Osborn, PhD | Cleveland Clinic
A gut microbial metabolite of dietary polyphenols reverses obesity-driven hepatic steatosis
Danny Orabi, MD, PhD | Cleveland Clinic
The Serine Hydrolase ABHD6 is a Therapeutic Target in Obesity-Associated Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Selected Abstracts for Podium Presentations
Conner Earl | Purdue University
Strain Estimates of Murine Myocardial Infarction Size from Four-Dimensional High-Frequency Ultrasound
Woosuk Steve Hur, PhD | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Protective Role of Plasminogen Deficiency in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Glucose Dysmetabolism
Rupinder Kaur | University of Kentucky
Trans-intestinal cholesterol excretion is dependent on the luminal cholesterol content
Andrew Lutkewitte, PhD | Washington University at St. Louis
Loss of lipin 1 in adipocytes leads to hepatic steatosis, signatures of liver injury, and insulin resistance in mice.
Jamie Morris | University of Cincinnati
Apolipoprotein A-II Increases Cholesterol Efflux Capacity of Human Plasma High-density Lipoproteins
Jordan Reed | University of Virginia
Novel genetic regulators of body fat distribution in humans, ACVR1C, VKORC1L1, PHF2, BAZ1B and KANSL3,
uncovered using network modeling approaches
Alexis Smith | University of Kentucky
α-Synuclein: a VAMP Chaperone in the Platelet Release Reaction
Sathya Velmurugan, PhD | University of Kentucky
Inhibition of Na+–glucose cotransporter 1 reduces arrhythmogenesis in diabetic rats