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Fuelling the immune response: UK immunometabolism meeting 2019

Newcastle, UK
Thursday, 14 March, 2019 to Friday, 15 March, 2019


The British Society for Immunology's new Immunometabolism Affinity Group  is pleased to bring you their inaugural event 'Fuelling the immune response: UK immunometabolism meeting 2019' taking place on 14-15 March 2019 in Newcastle, UK.


A full programme will be published shortly. Confirmed speakers include:

  • Shoba Amarnath, University of Newcastle 
  • Hal Drakesmith, University of Oxford
  • David Finlay, Trinity College Dublin 
  • Douglas Green,  St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, USA
  • Grahame Hardie, University of Dundee
  • Ping-Chih Ho, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Claudia Kemper, NIH, USA
  • Lydia Lynch, Trinity College Dublin 
  • Linda Sinclair, University of Dundee

There will also be dedicated PhD and postdoc Bright Sparks sessions. 


Delegates are invited to submit abstracts for the opportunity to communicate their work as an oral or poster presentation - there will be lots of presentation slots available. Abstracts should be a maximum of 250 words and should be submitted via our Google Docs form.  The abstract submission deadline has been extended to 18 January 2019.


Online registration is now open. There is a limited capacity, so please register early to avoid disappointment. BSI membership provides you with many benefits that can help you progress your career. Fees include attendance for both days, refreshments, lunches and the conference dinner.

BSI Member Full & Early Careers


BSI Member Postgraduate member (PhD & Masters)


BSI Member Concessionary member (includes parental leave career breaks, retired, emeritus retired)


Non-Member Full & Early Careers


Non-Member Postgraduate (PhD & Masters)


Non-Member Concessionary member (includes parental leave career breaks, retired, emeritus retired)


Undergraduate (membership is free)




Our thanks go to the following sponsors of this event:







If you would like to enquire about sponsorship opportunities, please email Jane Sessenwein