Very sad news - Dr. Stephen Schwartz passed away on March 17. He succumbed to COVID-19.
If you would like to pay tribute to Dr. Schwartz or post a memory, please visit this page: https://www.navbo.org/honoring-steve
Vascular Biology is the annual meeting of the North American Vascular Biology Organization. This meeting will feature the Biology of Signaling in the Cardiovascular System Workshop and the Vascular Inflammation Workshop plus special symposia, keynote lectures "Meningeal blood and lymphatic vasculature in regulation of brain immune surveillance and function" by Jonathan Kipnis, University of Virginia, and "The Glymphatic System" by Maiken Nedergaard, Universities of Rochester and Copenhagen, a Pre-Conference Meeting for and organized by trainees, Award Lectures, joint symposia: Signaling in Vascular Inflammation, Vascular Therapeutics-New Technologies in Vascular Medicine, and High Endothelial Venule: A Gateway for T Cell Entry in Cancer and Chronic Inflammation, and of course posters and exhibits. Travel Awards for trainees will be available.
On Thursday, March 12 at 1:00pm EST, NAVBO will present our newest webinar entitled, "New Insights into Lymphatics and Lymphatic-related Cells from the Zebrafish " by
Brant Weinstein, Ph.D.
Associate Scientific Director
Dear NAVBO Colleagues,
As part of North American Vascular Biology Organization’s mission to build a vibrant and supportive community, NAVBO hosts an annual meeting and a summer course (Vasculata). These meetings are essential opportunities to build connections. However, as a professional association, we are also committed to the health and safety of our members, and we are always vigilant about monitoring the local conditions where these events are held.
COVID-19 is a developing situation and we are monitoring it closely. We are continuing to confidently plan Vascular Biology 2020, October 25-29 in Newport, RI. We currently have no plans to postpone or cancel this event. Read More