HAPS 2008 22nd Annual Conference

"Welcome to New Orleans – Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!"

The HAPS 22nd Annual Conference was held in New Orleans, Louisiana on May 24 - 29, 2008.
Judith Venuti was the 2008 Annual Conference Coordinator.

Check out the 2008 Conference Program

Seminar, Posters, and Exhibits were held at the Westin New Orleans Canal Place. Update seminars included:

  • "Genomic Medicine: The Future of Addiction Medicine" - Charles O'Brien
  • "Getting High: Physiological Changes at high Altitude" - John Hunt
  • "Painful Peripheral Neuropathy Induced by Cancer Chemotherapy - Preventable with a Better Understanding of Anatomy and Physiology" - Kimberly Topp
  • "Biodefense: How Ricin Toxin kills and How Antibodies Protect" - Seth Pincus
  • "Stem/Progenitor Cells from bone Marrow and Their Amazing Potential to Repair Most Tissues" - Darwin Prockop
  • "The Mechanics of Breathing" - Michael Levitzky

Workshops were held at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 
in Downtown New Orleans.


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