April 17 - 21

Step 1: Register through the button above for the meeting

Registration fee is US$400. Once you have registered, you will receive an invoice by email (within 24h) that can be paid by credit card and has to be paid by Dec 16, 2022

Ardhanarishvara, (Sanskrit: “Lord Who Is Half Woman”) composite male-female figure of the Hindu god Shiva together with his consort Parvati

Step 2: Once you have registered, you can submit an abstract and travel fellowship application here.

Step 3: Book your accommodation here.

 

ABOUT

The goal of the symposium is to bring together scientists at the forefront of international research in the sex determination field in diverse vertebrate systems, such as amphibians, fishes, birds, reptiles, monotreme, marsupial, and eutherian mammals, including domesticated species, mice, and humans. It is nearly impossible to keep up with the advances made in so many diverse vertebrate systems. This symposium will provide the opportunity to exchange information and advance our understanding of the process of sex determination, sex differentiation, disorders and differences of sex development, and environmental impacts on this process. The symposium will also foster interactions among senior and junior members of the field, thus contributing to career development.

 

INVITED SPEAKERS

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Blanche Capel, Duke University Medical Center, USA

James Turner, The Crick Institute, UK

PLENARY SPEAKERS

Marie-Christine Chaboissier (University of Nice, France)

Arthur Georges (University of Canberra, Australia)

Amaury Herpin (INRAE, LPGP, France)

Julie Bakker (University of Liège, Belgium)

Mike McGrew (University of Edinburgh, UK)

Takashi Yoshino (Kyushu University, Japan)

Andrew Sinclair (Murdoch Children Research Institute, Australia)

Roser Vento-Tormo (Wellcome Sanger Institute, UK)

Ben Parrott (University of Georgia, USA)

Mónica Bullejos (University de Jaén, Spain)

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

HUMPHREY YAO

ANDREW PASK

ANU BASHAMBOO

DAGMAR WILHELM

KIYOSHI KIKUCHI

NAMYA MELLOUK

RONA AVIRAM

MONIKA WARD

CRAIG SMITH

TALIA HATKEVICH

SPONSORS

We are grateful to all our sponsors!

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