Upcoming 2021 ANZMS meeting: 5th-7th October

We are delighted to announce the ANZMS Meeting is back this year! It will be the society’s 21st biennial meeting. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s meeting will be held in a virtual format, via zoom, which will be a first for our society. While we are disappointed that we won’t be able to meet in person, we are taking full advantage of the greater accessibility of this format and have organized a stellar lineup of invited speakers including 5 international plenary speakers. Further details for each of our plenary speakers can be found HERE.

Meeting themes:

Inflammation and the microvasculature/microvascular pathology

Extracellular vesicles (EVs) and the microcirculation

Control of vascular tone

Microvascular adaptations in pregnancy and perinatal outcomes

Cerebrovascular biology

Vascular remodelling / smooth muscle / angiogenesis

International keynote speakers:

Iain Greenwood (UK) – Ion Channels and vascular tone

Styliani Goulopoulou (USA) – Pregnancy and the vasculature

Yong Song Gho (South Korea) – EVs and metastasis

Joanna Kalucka (Denmark) – Endothelial cell transcriptome

Don Welsh (Canada) – Ion channels in the vasculature

Invited presentations from Early Career Researchers

Opportunities for Oral and Poster presentations from submitted abstracts

Prizes to be awarded

Free registration for ANZMS members – To join/rejoin CLICK HERE


Full program coming soon!

Key Dates:

Abstract submission closes: Friday 17th September
Registration deadline: Friday 1st October
Conference dates: Tuesday 5th October – Thursday 7th October (afternoon sessions)

Organizing Committee:

Bec Dyson, Georges Grau, Michael Hickey, Maria Jelinic, Yugeesh Lankadeva, Sarah Marshall, Tim Murphy, Shaun Sandow, Marianne Tare.


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