Organizers

ImmunoMetNet is organized by researcher from Amsterdam UMC. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have specific questions about the symposium.

Main organizer

Jan Van den Bossche

Translational Macrophage Immunometabolism group, Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology, Amsterdam UMC – VUmc, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Website: https://www.vumc.nl/research/overzicht/molecular-cell-biology-immunology-research/principal-investigators/jan-van-den-bossche.htm

Email: j.vandenbossche@amsterdamumc.nl

Social Media Accounts: https://twitter.com/immunometlab; https://www.linkedin.com/in/vandenbosschejan/

Interests: Immunometabolism; Innate immunity; Macrophage heterogeneity and plasticity; Immunometabolites

Co-organizer

Chun-Xia Yi

Neuron – microglial interaction in metabolic diseases, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Amsterdam UMC – AMC, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Website: amc.nl/Chun-XiaYi

Email: c.yi@amsterdamumc.nl

Interests: Microglial immunometabolism; Neuron – microglial interaction; Genetic defects caused metabolic disorders. 

Co-organizer

Menno de Winther

Experimental Vascular Biology, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Amsterdam UMC – AMC, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Website: http://www.macrophages.eu

Email: m.dewinther@amsterdamumc.nl 

Social Media Accounts: https://twitter.com/macrophages

Interests: Macrophages, Monocytes, Epigenetics, Atherosclerosis, Inflammation, Immuno-metabolism, Cardiovascular disease

Junior Organizers

Sanne Verberk
Kyra de Goede
Karl Harber

LOGISTICAL SUPPORT

Eva Dirx-Beuling (Amsterdam Gastroenterology Endocrinology Metabolism)
Stella uit de Bosch, Mariska van der Zee, Monique Fleers (Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology)