JAK-STAT Pathways in Health & Disease
April 6 - 9, 2020
Abstract Deadline: January 17, 2020


Patrick Gunning, University of Toronto Mississauga, Canada
David Levy, New York University Langone Medical Center
Valeria Poli, University of Turin, Italy
Veronika Sexl, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria

We are pleased to announce the second Cold Spring Harbor winter conference on JAK-STAT Pathways in Health & Disease, which will begin at 7:30 pm on Monday, April 6 and run through lunch on Thursday, April 9.


  • Jak-STAT Mutations and Genomic Functions
  • JAK-STAT Signaling in the Hematopoietic System
  • STAT3, Metabolism and Cancer
  • JAK-STAT Signaling and Regulation
  • Transcriptional and Epigenetic Regulation by STATs
  • JAK-STAT Inhibition

Session Chairs:


Invited Speakers:


Abstracts are welcomed on all scientific topics related to the JAK-STAT family in health and disease. They should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentation will be made by the organizers and individual session chairs. The status (talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our web site as soon as decisions have been made.

We are eager to have as many young people as possible to attend since they are likely to benefit most from this meeting. We have applied for funds from industry to partially support graduate students and postdocs. Please apply in writing via email to Catie Carr and state your financial needs; preference will be given to those who submit abstracts.

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Academic Package: $XXX
Graduate/PhD Student Package: $XXX
Corporate Package: $XXX
Academic/Student No-Housing Package: $XXX
Corporate No-Housing Package: $XXX

Regular packages are all-inclusive and cover registration, food, housing, parking, a wine-and-cheese reception, and lobster banquet. No-Housing packages include all costs except housing. Full payment is due four weeks prior to the meeting.