The workshop will be held in Pozzuoli, Naples
from September 20th to 21st, 2019,
at the Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM).

Looking forward to welcome you all

The Organizing Committee

Nicola Brunetti-Pierri

Pasquale Piccolo

Pavel Strnad

Meeting secretariat: Barbara Zimbardi

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Application period

From May 1st To July 15th, 2019


Abstract submission period

From May 1st To June 30th, extended to 15th July, 2019

Meeting Location

Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine, Pozzuoli, Naples


Nedim Hadzic
King's College London, UK

Ron Kopito
Stanford University, US

David Lomas
University College London, UK

Jeffrey Teckman
Saint Louis University, US

Meeting Provisional Program

September 20th, 2019

Session 1: Clinical spectrum of liver disease in AATD

Session 2: Therapeutic approaches to liver disease in AATD

September 21st, 2019

Session 3: New therapeutic targets: recent advances from basic science

Session 4: New tools for therapy discovery and development

Suggested Accommodations


Villa Avellino

Located on the promontory which dominates the seafront of Pozzuoli, Villa Avellino posses a unique view of the gulf and the islands of Capri, Ischia, Nisida and Procida.

At the same time we are located very close to the city centre, the famous archaeological sites, the business district and tha main public transport links, (Metro, The Cumana metro and the bus station).

Maison Toledo Pozzuoli

In fact, it is said that Don Pedro Álvarez de Toledo, Viceroy of Naples during the reign of Charles V of Habsburg, had chosen the charming town to build a home in which to find rest from long and tiring journeys.

Numerous destinations have followed one another over the years, and after a long dark period the structure finds a new light today and is preparing to host customers who want to get to know the Campi Flegrei in depth.

Miramare Residence

The Miramare Residence has been designed to provide ideal surroundings and facilities for our guests, with the option to personalize your own space.

The advantages are: central location, independent entrance, quiet location and parking facilities.

The residence is set within a breathtaking landscape.

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