College of Medicine will host the annual meeting of the East Coast Iron Club,
an association of researchers interested in iron metabolism, Oct. 28-29.
meeting kicks off at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, in the Medical Sciences
Building Room E-351 with a presentation by guest speaker Tomas Ganz, MD, PhD.
Ganz is professor of medicine and pathology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and will speak on "Iron
Homeostasis and its Disorders: From Molecules to Treatments.”
sessions begin at 9 a.m. and will continue throughout the day with a series of
discussions on iron transport, metabolism and therapeutics, and will include a
lunchtime poster session.
are welcome to attend. Registration is free.