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Wednesday, September 17, 2014
7-8:00 p.m.  Keynote Lecture
What We Can Learn from Trips To Mars?  Sleep, Exercise and Performance
David F. Dinges, University of Pennsylvania
8-9:00 p.m.
Opening Reception

Thursday, September 18, 2014
8:30-10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Symposia
  Session 1A
How Does Exercise Induce Skeletal Muscle Hypertrophy?
Let's Work It Out!

  Session 1B
Aging, Exercise and Systems Health
10:30 -
11:00 a.m. 
Break
11:00 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
Keynote Lecture
Models of Exercise and Secreted Proteins: Toward a New Generation of Therapeutics
Bruce Spiegelman, Harvard University
12:00 -
1:00 p.m. 
Lunch Break
1:00 -
3:00 p.m.
Poster Sessions
3:00 -
5:00 p.m.
Concurrent Symposia
  Session 1C
Exercise-Induced Oxidative Stress: Cause and Consequences
  Session 1D
Exercise-Induced Metabolic Adaptations in the Heart; Sex, Flies and Lipids
Friday, September 19, 2014
8:30 -
10:30a.m.
Concurrent Symposia
  Session 2A
Beyond Fusion: New Roles for Stem Cells in Muscle Adaptation to Exercise
  Session 2B
Exercise and Vascular Health
11 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.

Keynote Lecture
Keeping Clocks Aligned:  A New Role for Exercise in Systemic Health and Performance
Karyn Esser, University of Kentucky

12:00  -
1:00 p.m.
Lunch Break
1:00 -
3:00 p.m.
Poster Sessions
3:00 -
5:00 p.m.
Concurrent Symposia 
  Session 2C
Mitochondrial Quality Control in Skeletal Muscle: A Role for Mitochondrial Clearance (Mitophagy)
  Session 2D
Guts, Smarts and Heart: Effects of Exercise Dosage on Inflammation in the Gut, Brain and Cardiovascular System

Saturday, September 20, 2014

8:30 -
10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Symposia 
  Session 3A
Regulation of Fuel Utilization during Exercise
  Session 3B
Exercise and Cytokines:  Health Mediators or Stress Responders?
11:00 a.m.-
12:00 p.m.
Keynote Lecture
Muscle Metabolism, Signaling and Exercise
Erik Richter, University of Copenhagen
12:00 -
1:00 p.m.

Lunch Break
1:00 -
3:00 p.m.

Poster Session
3:00 -
5:00 p.m.

Concurrent Symposia
  Session 3C
Exercise Only Affects Muscle? Fat Chance

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