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Title: Cardiac Metabolic Disorders and Mitochondrial Dysfunction

Date: Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th September, 2017

Venue: Richard Doll Building, University of Oxford, UK

Early Career Symposium
'Diagnostics of metabolic disorders'
'Mitochondrial dysfunction'
'Novel Metabolic Therapies'

Carolyn Carr,
Michael Dodd,
Lisa Heather,


Programme: Available now

Confirmed speakers include: Jules Griffin (Cambridge), Chuck Cunningham (Toronto),Gerry McCann (Leicester), Rong Tian (Washington), Lisa Heather (Oxford), Heike Bugger (Freiburg), Paolo Bernardi (Padua), Craig Lygate (Oxford), Kieran Clarke (Oxford), Ellen Aasum (Tromso), Michael Frenneaux (UEA/Aberdeen), Susan Jebb (Oxford), and Mike Murphy (Cambridge)

Presentation Details:
Oral Presentations – 12 min plus 3 min for questions. Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning

Poster Presentations – two poster sessions will be held on Monday and Tuesday afternoon; posters will be available to view throughout the meeting (they will need to be taken down after lunch on Tuesday).

Posters need to be A0 portrait

All accepted abstracts will be published in Heart.

Registration: Open now

Accommodation: Accommodation is availble in the wonderful setting of Balliol and can be booked at the same time as registration. Recommended as accommodation in Oxford is expensive.

Student Bursaries: The BSCR will consider awarding travel grants of up to £200 to bona fide students who are BSCR members. Available here.


The BSCR and organising committee would like to thank the following sponsors for providing support for this meeting. Please click on the logos to take you to the respective websites.

Major Sponsors

Oxford British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence

Exhibition Sponsors