FOCIS 2013


About Program at a Glance Abstracts Registration/Housing Support/Exhibit

Why FOCIS?  Why you?  Why now?

FOCIS is the meeting in translational immunology that will give you a competitive edge in your career. Stay ahead of the curve with leading clinicians and researchers delivering the latest breakthroughs across immune-mediated diseases. Focusing on molecular pathways and their implications in human disease provides the unique opportunity for innovative thinking and apply ideas from the pathologies of other diseases to uncover novel solutions to challenges in the diseases you study.

Ziegler Welcome Video Graphic

Important Dates & Deadlines: 
 Abstract submission, meeting registration, and hotel reservations open  Monday, December 3, 2012
 Abstract submission deadline  Friday, February 1, 2013
 Exhibitor registration deadline  Friday, March 15, 2013
 Meeting registration deadline for poster presenters  Wednesday, April 3, 2013
 Late-breaking abstract submission deadline  Monday, April, 8, 2013
 Headquarter hotel registration discount deadline  Friday, May 3, 2013
 FOCIS 2013  Thursday, June 27 through Sunday, June 30, 2013


 Scientific Program Committee
ziegler  Steven Ziegler, PhD

 Benaroya Research Institute
anderson  Mark Anderson, MD, PhD

 University of California, San Francisco
buckner  Jane Hoyt Buckner, MD
 Abstract Co-Chair

 Benaroya Research Institute
rawlings  David Rawlings, MD
 Abstract Co-Chair

 Seattle Children's Research Institute
 Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD
 University of California, San Francisco
 Richard Blumberg, MD
 Brigham & Women's Hospital
 Barbara Detrick PhD
 Johns Hopkins University
 Frank Nestle, MD
 King's College, London
 Robert Nussenblatt, MD
 National Eye Institute
 Virginia Pascual, PhD
 Baylor University
 William Robinson, MD, PhD
 Stanford University