American Society of Andrology.

Testis Workshop

ASA 42nd Annual Conference
April 22 - 25, 2017
The Hilton Miami Downtown
Miami, FL
ASA 43rd Annual Conference
April 20 - 24, 2018
The Nines Portland
Portland, OR
Make sure to attend the Testis Workshop, which is only held once every two years, in conjunction with the American Society of Andrology Annual Meeting!

Chair:Leslie L. Heckert, PhD, University of Kansas Medical Center
Vice-Chair:Vassilios Papadopoulos, DPharm, PhD, University of Southern California

We are thrilled that Emeritus Professor of Endocrinology at the Utrecht University, Netherlands, Dirk G. de Rooij, PhD will deliver the Wednesday keynote address titled “Comparison Between Human and Non-primate Spermatogonial Renewal and Differentiation.”

There will also be benchmark talks on:

  • “Uniting the Genome: Multifaceted Roles of piRNAs during Spermatogenesis” by Haifin Lin, PhD, Yale University
  • “New insights into the causes and consequences of male infertility” by John Aitken, PhD, University of Newcastle
  • “Daddy issues: effects of the paternal environment on future generations” by Oliver Rando, MD PhD, University of Massachusetts.

The Testis workshop will also feature fascinating sessions throughout the workshop on topics of Piwi Proteins and pRNA’s to Male Infertility & Contraception to Epigenetic Inheritance.

We look forward to welcoming you to Miami, FL.