XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

| Program committee |

Dwight Bergles (USA), Chair
David Attwell (UK)
João Bettencourt Relvas (Portugal)
Peter Brophy (UK)
Magdalena Goetz (Germany)
Steven Goldmann (USA)
Flavia Gomes (Brazil)
Yukiko Gotoh (Japan)
Frank Kirchhoff (Germany)
Kelly Monk (USA)
Klaus-Armin Nave (Germany)
Bruce R. Ransom (USA)
Richard Robitaille (Canada)
Claudia Verderio (Italy)
Andrea Volterra (Switzerland)
Kaylene Young (Australia)


| Organizing committee |

Helmut Kettenmann (Germany), Chair
João Bettencourt Relvas (Portugal)
Anne Baron-Van Evercooren (France)
Hendrikus W. G. M. Boddeke (Netherlands)
Peter Brophy (UK)
Bernardo Castellano (Spain)
Charles ffrench-Constant (UK)
Kristjan Jessen (UK)
Rebecca Matsas (Greece)
Carlos Matute (Spain)
Rhona Mirsky (UK)

Monica Sousa (Portugal)
Eva Sykova (Czech Republic)


| Local organizing committee |

João Bettencourt Relvas (i3S, University of Porto), Chair
Monica Sousa (i3S, University of Porto), Chair
António Francisco Ambrósio (IBILI and Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra)
Dora Brites (iMed, University of Lisbon)
Pedro Brites (i3S, University of Porto)
Adelaide Fernandes (iMed, University of Lisbon)
João Malva (Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra)
João Oliveira (ICVS, School of Medicine, University of Minho)
Maria João Saraiva (i3S, University of Porto)
Teresa Summavielle (i3S, University of Porto)

Congress photos online

Please find here some impressions from the successful GLIA Meeting 2019.

Current information


  The abstract booklet is available for

  download here.

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Important Dates –
Road to Porto

| February 4, 2019 |

Deadline for abstract submission, early registration and stipend application

| April 26, 2019 |
Deadline for registration to ICVS Satellite Meeting in Braga

| May 2019 |
Final program available

| June 17, 2019 |
Deadline for late posters

| June 24, 2019 |
Deadline for online registration

| July 10–13, 2019 |
XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

Please find the full list of dates here.

Scientific Secretariat

   XIV European Glial Meeting
    Meino Alexandra Gibson
    Max Delbrück Center for
    Molecular Medicine (MDC)
    Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
    13092 Berlin, Germany


Meeting Secretariat

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Christina Norkus/ Anja Zeun
Bautzner Str. 117–119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4842722