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DEFINITIONS OF EPIGENETICS

MOLECULAR BASIS OF EPIGENETICS

MECHANISMS OF EPIGENETICS

EPIGENETICS IN BACTERIA

MEDICINE AND EPIGENETICS

PSYHOLOGY AND PSYCHIATRY OF EPIGENETICS

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Wednesday, June 4, 2003

1:00 p.m.
Exhibitors Setup

3:00 p.m.
Registration open and speaker ready room

4:00 p.m.
Exhibitors set-up complete

Thursday, June 5, 2003

7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast, Registration and Exhibits Open
Ballroom A

8:30 a.m.
Welcome: State, University, CMRI
BallroomB

8:35 a.m.
The UICC Project
W. Weber
Ballroom B

8:45 a.m.
A life (and wife) of familial cancer: the long view
H. Lynch
Ballroom B

9:40 a.m.
Break (and exhibits)
Ballroom A

9:55 a.m.
Updates, gaps, and opportunities in oligogenic disorders
Ballroom B

Neurofibromatoses
A. Sørensen

Von Hippel-Lindau disease
E. Maher

Fanconi pancytopenia and related pre-leukemia syndromes
B. Alter

10:50 a.m.
Panel on research infrastructure
Ballroom B

The population-based record-linked resources, e.g.,
Sweden, K. Hemminki

The consortium approach
D. Seminara

International collaboration in view of legal, ethical, and cultural differences
M. Foster

12:10 p.m.
Orientation to Working Groups
Ballroom B

12:20 p.m.
Lunch, Posters And Exhibits Open
Ballroom A

1:30 p.m.
Colorectal Cancer: Update on HNPCC
de la Chapelle
Ballroom B

Update on familial adenomatous polyposis
TBA

2:40 p.m.
Refreshment Break
Ballroom A

2:55 p.m.
Controversies, gaps, and opportunities in colon cancer genetics
Ballroom B

Gene-gene and gene-environmental interactions
J. Potter

Surgery
Lynch/de la Chapelle

Counseling issues
H. Hampel

4:15 p.m.
Working Groups Session (Pick one)

Research infrastructure needs
Meeting Room 14

Clinical management and counseling issues
Meeting Room 15

International collaborations
Ballroom B

5:30 p.m.
Adjourn

6:30 p.m.
“Boot and Genes” Evening Gala – Cox Convention Center
Ballroom A

Emcee
Former Oklahoma Governor and Humorist George Nigh

Entertainment
Renowned Western Music Duo – Kyle Dillingham and Peter Markus and Oklahoma Native American Dancers

Friday, June 6, 2003

7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast, Registration and Exhibitors Open
Ballroom A

8:30 a.m.
Insights from syndromes of carcinogenesis and teratogenesis
R. Gorlin
Ballroom B

9:30 a.m.
(Eco) genetic epidemiology: Now and future
TBA

10:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break and Exhibits
Ballroom A

10:30 a.m.
Controversies in endocrine neoplasia genetics
C. Eng
Ballroom B

Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
S. Marx

Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2
L. Mulligan

Carney syndrome
C. Stratakis

Paraganglioma
P. Devilee

12:15 p.m.
Lunch with Posters
Ballroom A

1:30 p.m.
Update and Opportunities in Specific Cancers
Ballroom B

Gastric
G. Stemmerman

Prostate
J. Trent

Pancreas
W. Foulkes

Testis
E. Rapley

3:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break (Exhibitors Move out following)
Ballroom A

3:15 p.m.
Lessons and Insights from Clinical Assessment, Counseling, and Testing
K. Schneider
Ballroom B

At a comprehensive cancer center
J. Stopfer

At an academic medical center
S. Kieffer

In Switzerland
W. Weber

In Spain
J. Balmana

In Brazil
C. Corvello

5:30 p.m.
Adjourn

6:30 p.m.
Evening Hospitality at National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
Buses pick up at North Entrance (East End) Cox Convention Center

Saturday, June 7, 2003

8:00 a.m.
Working Groups – Breakfast and Statements
Ballroom B

9:15a.m.
Breast cancer
O. Olopade
Ballroom B

Update on BRCA1/2
S. Neuhausen

Gene-gene interactions
D. Ralph

Genetic epidemiology
O. Olopade

Gaps and opportunities in assessment, counseling, and testing
K. Metcalfe

10:35 a.m.
Break
Ballroom B Foyer

10:45 a.m.
Li-Fraumeni syndrome and TP53
D. Malkin
Ballroom B

11:15 a.m.
Reports of Working Groups
Ballroom B

12:00 p.m.
Summary: Models, molecules, families, and future
J. Mulvihill

12:30 p.m.
Adjourn