2015 Conference

2015 Conference
Preconditioning in Biology and Medicine Mechanisms and Translational Research

April 21 – 22, 2015




2015 Award for Outstanding Leadership: Douglas Boreham 2015 Award for Outstanding Leadership: Douglas BorehamDR. DOUGLAS BOREHAM currently holds positions as Professor and Division Head of Medical Sciences at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (Sept 2012-Present) and is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medical Physics and Applied Radiation Sciences at McMaster University (2000-Present). He is also Principal Scientist and Manager of the Integration Department at Bruce ...

2015 Outstanding Career Achievement: Kelvin J. A. Davies 2015 Outstanding Career Achievement: Kelvin J. A. DaviesProf. Kelvin J. A. Davies Kelvin J. A. Davies, Ph.D., D.Sc. is the James E. Birren Chair and Dean of Faculty at the University of Southern California’s, School of Gerontology. He is also Professor of Molecular and Computational Biology in USC’s College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences. Professor Davies was born and raised in London, England ...

2015 Outstanding New Investigator: James Mitchell 2015 Outstanding New Investigator: James MitchellJames Mitchell Associate Professor of Genetics and Complex Diseases Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health Boston, MA, USA After graduating from the University of Virginia in 1993, Dr. Mitchell worked as a technician at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Dr. Bruce Stillman’s lab for two years, where he became interested in biochemistry, the genetics of DNA replication ...

Expert Commentaries

Adaptive Response: Modulation of Response by Low Dose Diagnostic Radiation, Exercise, and Diet

Chernobyl-Related Cancer: On the Role of Late Diagnostics in the Incidence Increase

Exercise-induced preconditioning in cardiac and skeletal muscles

Extracellular Oxidized DNA: A Novel Stressor with Hormetic Potential

Low-Level Laser Therapy for Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions: A Mini-Review

Measures for Monitoring Adaptability of the Nervous System

Plutonium effects on lung cancer in dogs

Preconditioning by Ethanol Ingestion Prevents Postischemic Microvascular and Tissue Dysfunction: Role of the Immune System

Preconditioning can modulate Therapeutic Index of Photobiomodulation

The Case for Hormetic Dose-Response and Against the LNT

Unleashing the Brain’s Endogenous Neuroprotective Strategies through Toll-like Receptors