Research Conferences

Save the Date for the 2021 Virtual International TSC & LAM Research Conference

Mark your calendars now for the 2021 Virtual International TSC & LAM Conference: Driving Discoveries Beyond Boundaries presented by Greenwich Biosciences and the Rothberg Institute of Childhood Diseases and co-hosted by the TSC Alliance and The LAM Foundation, scheduled for October 28-30, 2021.

The conference will focus on structured, collaborative discussions on groundbreaking topics, such as:

  • What’s Next in Research: biomarkers, drug targets, genetics, gene therapy, and disease stratification

  • Clinical Trials: improving personalized medicine and patient-centered study design

  • Evidence-Based Medicine: learning healthcare system, clinical standards, and patient-reported outcomes

In addition, the conference will provide a platform for early-career researchers to present, share, and network with senior investigators. More information on the conference, including how to register, will be available soon.


Nishant Gupta, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Cincinnati and Scientific Director, The LAM Foundation; Director, UC Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases Program; Director, LAM Clinic Network (University of Cincinnati)

Rebecca Ihrie, PhD, Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery (Vanderbilt University)  (Vanderbilt University)

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Save the Date: International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference 2021: A Vision for the Future Hosted by the Tuberous Sclerosis Association

June 17-19, 2021 | Royal College of Physicians | Virtual

The International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference 2021: A Vision for the Future will take place virtually across three days.

Scientific committee

Co-chairs: Professor Andrew Tee and Dr. Chris Kingswood

Members: Professor Patrick Bolton, Professor Petrus de Vries, Mr. Perry James, Dr. Anna Jansen, Dr. Steve Roberds, Professor Simon Johnson, Professor Julian Sampson, Professor Elizabeth Thiele, Professor Elizabeth (Lisa) Henske, Dr. Angela Peron and Mrs. Corrine Swainger

Early career researchers committee

Co-chairs: Dr. Charilaos (Harry) Filippakis, Dr. Charlotte Tye, Dr. Elaine Dunlop and Dr. Nicholas Annear

Register Your Interest

Details on conference registration will be shared at a later date. In the meantime, please register your interest in attending the conference to stay up-to-date with conference news and registration details. Further information will be provided in the lead-up to the conference. For more information or for any queries at this time, please contact 2021conference@tuberous-sclerosis.org.

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Thank You for Making the 2019 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: Changing the Course of TSC a Huge Success!

June 20-22, 2019  |  Toronto, ON  

Thank you all for an informative and productive 2019 conference! Be sure to download the electronic version of the 2019 program book.

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Congratulations to the 2019 Manuel R. Gomez Award Recipient, Darcy A. Krueger, MD, PhD!

Dr. Krueger is the Director of the Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic and Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He also serves on the TSC Alliance Professional Advisory Board and Board of Directors. With Hope Northrup, MD, he convened the 2012 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Consensus Conference, which resulted in guidelines for both diagnosis and surveillance and management of TSC.

Past Research Conferences

  • 2017 International Research Conference on TSC and LAM: Innovating Through Partnerships (Washington, DC, USA)
  • 2015 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: From Treatment to Prevention (Windsor, UK)