top of page
2021 Mito Symposium Sticker.png
6th Annual Mitochondria Symposium
December 7th - 9th, 2023
In-Person at Los Angeles, CA
Registration opens May 1st, 2023
Alex 5 (Tom20,mtDNA,tubular).jpg

Come present and learn about breakthrough research from top professionals in the mitochondrial field, enjoy networking and social hours, and share your work at talks and poster sessions. The event is open to clinical investigators, undergraduate and graduate students, Post-docs, faculty, industry leaders and all other members of the scientific community interested in mitochondria.

The program will include:

  • Talks by leading researchers, junior, and senior scientists

  • Expert-led workshops on respirometry, mitochondrial imaging, and cellular metabolite measurements

  • Special emphasis on mitophagy and interorganelle interaction

  • Special workshop: “Kill the Expert”

  • Poster session with prizes

  • Networking, reception, and happy hour

  • Anu Suomalainen, MD/PhD - Univ. of Helsinki

  • Carla Koehler, PhD - UCLA

  • Carlo Viscomi, PhD - Univ. of Padova

  • Catherine Clarke, PhD - UCLA

  • Douglas Mashek, PhD - Univ. of Minnesota

  • Gerald Shadel, PhD - Salk Institute 

  • Gulcin Pekkurnaz, PhD - UCSD

  • Jakob Wikstrom, MD/PhD - Karolinska Institutet

  • Joeva Barrow, PhD/RD - Cornell Univ.

  • José Antonio Enríquez, PhD - CNIC

  • Karin Busch, PhD - Univ. of Munster

  • Thomas Langer, PhD - Max Planck Institute

This year's speakers include:

The Event
Bringing the world of mitochondria research to you at UCLA!



UCLA Covel Commons
330 De Neve Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90095

This in-person event will follow UCLA Indoor/Outdoor Organized Event Protocols, including proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or proof of a negative COVID test within 72 hours of the event. For more details see Venue Details.

bottom of page