CONFERENCE CHAIR: Dr. James Fleet, Purdue University, USA
LOCATION: Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York, NY
ATTENDANCE: 262 delegates
PODIUM PRESENTATIONS: 42 (16 invited speakers, 26 promoted abstracts)
POSTER PRESENTATIONS: 124 (including 24 Plenary Posters)
FINANCIAL SUPPORT: 11 Corporate and Government sponsors and Exhibitors
HIGHLIGHTS: Results of Vitamin D Supplementation Trials, Two "Year in Vitamin D" Keynote lectures, Controversy: Vitamin D requirements in Pregnancy Session
The 2019 scientific program included 3 poster sessions (124 posters), 2 keynote lectures, 16 invited speakers and 26
short talks chosen from submitted abstracts.
Memorial Symposia were organized in honor of Helen Henry, PhD and Robert Wasserman, PhD
Download final program below
Awards for junior scientists were supported by the NIH, Heartland Assays and Elsevier. The 2019 Young Investigator awards were presented in honor of Howard Morris, PhD. The 2019 Trainee Travel awards were presented in honor of Ron Horst, PhD. Winners were chosen based on abstract ranking.
Download list of 2019 awardees below
The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology published a Special Issue for the 22nd Vitamin D Workshop Proceedings. Attendees who presented at the 2019 Workshop were eligible to submit a manuscript describing their work. All manuscripts underwent peer review according to standard journal practices.