Keystone Symposia

Keystone Symposia Programming Consultants


The mission of Keystone Symposia's Study Group project is to gather experts in various disciplines to identify possible meeting topics and organizers for future Keystone Symposia meetings.

Through the support of these scientific professionals, we are able to strengthen our programs and develop new, forward-looking meetings to connect the scientific community for the benefit of society.

In addition to our Scientific Advisory Board, below are Study Group members who consulted on programming of our 2022 meeting series.


Victor R. Ambros
University of Massachusetts

Raul Andino
University of California, San Francisco

Irina Arkhipova
Marine Biological Laboratory

Alan D. Attie
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Fredrik Bäckhed
University of Gothenburg

Allan I. Basbaum
University of California, San Francisco

Nicole Baumgarth
University of California, Davis

Kendra K. Bence
Pfizer Inc.

Eric J. Bennett
University of California, San Diego

Anil Bhushan
University of California, San Francisco

Douglas L. Black
University of California, Los Angeles

Laura M. Bohn
The Scripps Research Institute

Persephone Borrow
University of Oxford

Karina R. Bortoluci
Federal University of São Paulo

Anne Bouloumié
INSERM

Heather B. Bradshaw
Indiana University

Benoit G. Bruneau
Gladstone Institutes

Anne Brunet
Stanford University

Christoph Buettner
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Michael D. Burton
University of Texas at Dallas

Patrice D. Cani
Université Catholique de Louvain

Paul Carter
Genentech, Inc.

Paolo Casali
University of Texas Long School of Medicine

Navdeep S. Chandel
Northwestern University

Ajay Chawla
Merck Research Labs

Xuemei Chen
University of California, Riverside

Danica Chen
University of California, Berkeley

Sara R. Cherry
University of Pennsylvania

Alexander Chesler
NCCIH, National Institutes of Health

Hongbo Chi
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Nicolas Chomont
Université de Montréal

Rajesh Chopra
Apple Tree Partners

Heather Christofk
University of California, Los Angeles

Arthur Christopoulos
Monash University

Karlene A. Cimprich
Stanford University

Diana M. Cittelly
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Sandrine Claus
Ysopia Bioscience

Adam Clauss
LEO Pharma

Stuart Cook
Duke-NUS

Mark S. Cragg
University of Southampton

Richard Daneman
University of California, San Diego

Selahattin Danişman
Volkswagen Stiftung

Arup Das
University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Mark A. Dawson
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Vinicio de Jesus Perez
Stanford University

Jonathan A. Deane
Kumquat Biosciences

Brandon DeKosky
University of Kansas

Marc Y. Donath
University Hospital Basel

Nicole A. Doria-Rose
NIAID, National Institutes of Health

Mikala Egeblad
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Sven Enerbäck
University of Gothenburg

Jeffrey A. Engelman
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Joel D. Ernst
University of California, San Francisco

Sarah-Maria Fendt
VIB-KU Leuven

Brian N. Finck
Washington University School of Medicine

Stacey D. Finley
University of Southern California

Paul S. Frenette
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Lori Friedman
ORIC Pharmaceuticals

Scott L. Friedman
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Andrea Gamarnik
Fundación Instituto Leloir

Wendy S. Garrett
Harvard School of Public Health

Anna L. Gloyn
Stanford University

Berthold Göttgens
Cambridge Institute for Medical Research

Frederick D. Gregory
U.S. Army Research Laboratory-ARO

Florian R. Greten
Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy

Sergei Grivennikov
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Rebecca A. Haeusler
Columbia University

Malene Hansen
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Christian S. Hardtke
University of Lausanne

Matthew R. Hayes
University of Pennsylvania

Lin He
University of California, Berkeley

Chuan He
University of Chicago

Kristen Hege
Celgene

Kristian Helin
University of Copenhagen and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Michael T. Heneka
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Curtis J. Henry
Emory University School of Medicine

Andrea L. Hevener
University of California, Los Angeles

Joseph A. Hill
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Emilio Hirsch
Fondazione per la Ricerca Biomedica – ONLUS

Tiffany Horng
ShanghaiTech University

Gökhan S. Hotamisligil
Harvard School of Public Health

Bo Huang
University of California, San Francisco

Nicholas D. Huntington
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, WEHI

Shin-ichiro Imai
Washington University School of Medicine

Bana Jabri
University of Chicago

Randall S. Johnson
University of Cambridge

Laura A. Johnston
Columbia University

Russell G. Jones
Van Andel Research Institute

Cigall Kadoch
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School

Shingo Kajimura
Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Michael Karin
University of California, San Diego

Gunilla B. Karlsson Hedestam
Karolinska Institutet

Alec Kimmelman
New York University Langone Medical Center

Peter Kohl
University of Freiburg

Martin Kriegel
Yale University School of Medicine

Rohit N. Kulkarni
Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School

Robert Lafyatis
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Mohamed Lamkanfi
Ghent University

Lewis L. Lanier
University of California, San Francisco

Gwang-Lyul Lee
IBS - Institute for Basic Science

Ottoline Leyser
University of Cambridge

Linheng Li
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

Wen-hong Li
UTSW Medical Ctr

Jiandie Lin
University of Michigan Medical School

Daniel Lindén
AstraZeneca

Fu-Tong Liu
Academia Sinica

José López-Barneó
University of Seville

David Lovinger
NIAAA, National Institutes of Health

Mabel Loza
BioFarma Research Group, University of Santiago de Compostela

Joan Mannick
resTORbio

Lynne E. Maquat
University of Rochester Medical Center

Jeanne M. Marrazzo
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Robert A. Martienssen
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Seamus J. Martin
Trinity College Dublin

Douglas G. Mashek
University of Minnesota

Claudia Mauri
University College London

Marcela V. Maus
Harvard Medical School

Andrew May
Sana Biotechnology, Inc.

Eric Meffre
Yale University School of Medicine

Pascal Meier
Institute of Cancer Research

Graeme Meintjes
University of Cape Town

Christian Metallo
University of California, San Diego

Jason C. Mills
Washington University

Silvia Monticelli
Institute for Research in Biomedicine

Dennis Montoya
University of California, Los Angeles

Kevin V. Morris
Center for Gene Therapy, City of Hope

Louis J. Muglia
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Michaela Müller-Trutwin
Institut Pasteur

Christine L. Mummery
Leiden University Medical Center

Samira Musah
Duke University

Johanna Myllyharju
University of Oulu

Peter D. Nagy
University of Kentucky

Kinichi Nakashima
Kyushu University

Masaomi Nangaku
University of Tokyo School of Medicine

Evan W. Newell
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Kim Newton
Genentech, Inc.

Lars Nitschke
University of Erlangen

Arsenio Nueda
Almirall S.A.

Anthony Oro
Stanford University

Gerard Pasterkamp
University Medical Center Utrecht

Uta Paszkowski
University of Cambridge

Graham Pawelec
University of Tübingen

Roberta Pelanda
University of Colorado Denver

Renata Pereira Alambert
University of Iowa

Jennifer Philips
Washington University School of Medicine

Craig S. Pikaard
HHMI/Indiana University

Yigal M. Pinto
University of Amsterdam

Kathrin Plath
University of California, Los Angeles

Manu Omar Platt
Georgia Institute of Technology

Frank Porreca
University of Arizona

Joshua D. Rabinowitz
Princeton University

Michael Rape
University of California, Berkeley

Soumya Raychaudhuri
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Mario Roederer
NIAID, National Institutes of Health

Louis A. Rosenthal
NIAID, National Institutes of Health

Yoel Sadovsky
Magee-Womens Research Institute

Maike Sander
University of California, San Diego

Rogier W. Sanders
University of Amsterdam and Weill Cornell Medical College

Bassel E. Sawaya
Temple University

William K. Schmidt
Helixmith Co., Ltd

Kristina Schoonjans
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL

Julian I. Schroeder
University of California, San Diego

Timm Schroeder
ETH Zürich

Patrick Seale
University of Pennsylvania

William R. Sellers
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Colin Selman
University of Glasgow

Irini Sereti
NIAID, National Institutes of Health

Charles N. Serhan
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gerald S. Shadel
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Yuval Shaked
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Yanhong Shi
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope

Ken Shirasu
RIKEN

Glenn E. Simmons, Jr.
University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth

Jan Skotheim
Stanford University

Eric J. Snijder
Leiden University Medical Center

Hongjun Song
University of Pennsylvania

David R. Soto-Pantoja
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Christina L. Stallings
Washington University School of Medicine

Andreas E. Strasser
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

Joseph C. Sun
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Xin Sun
University of California, San Diego

Danilo A. Tagle
NCATS, National Institutes of Health

David M. Tarlinton
Monash University

Christopher G. Tate
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Sarah Teichmann
Wellcome Sanger Institute

John P. Thyfault
University of Kansas Medical Center

Yukihide Tomari
University of Tokyo

Lindsey S. Treviño
City of Hope

Ralph A. Tripp
University of Georgia

Peter J. Turnbaugh
University of California, San Francisco

Igor Ulitsky
Weizmann Institute of Science

Sylvie Urbé
University of Liverpool

Janneke van de Wijgert
University of Liverpool and University Medical Center Utrecht

Frank van Kuppeveld
Utrecht University

Haley A. Vecchiarelli
University of Calgary

Digna R. Velez Edwards
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Elizabeth Villa
University of California, San Diego

Bridget Wagner
Broad Institute

David Wang
Washington University School of Medicine

Clifford J. Woolf
Children's Hospital

Phillip D. Zamore
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Xinyu Zhao
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Cyril Zipfel
University of Zurich