ADMIRE and ACADEMY COLLOQUIUM Amsterdam, The Netherlands



Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 5th 6th OCTOBER 2016

 50 Speakers, Moderators and Discussants

OPEN to Senior Investigators

We have the pleasure to announce a Colloquium entitled “Co-morbidity of Affective, Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease: a crucial role of the Mineralocorticoid Receptor” jointly organized ADMIRE COST and the Royal Netherlands Academy.

Organising Committee: Onno Meijer, Ron de Kloet and Frederic Jaisser.

The colloquium will be held in Amsterdam on 5th & 6th October 2016.

The venue of the meeting is the seat of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, the 17th century “Trippenhuis”, Kloveniersburgwal 29 in the centre of Amsterdam.

Participation is limited to a maximum of 50 senior investigators including speakers, moderators and discussants. Experts in the field of MR pathophysiology will make pitch presentations with ample time for discussion.

The Colloquium budget allows reimbursement for the attendance of 10 senior ADMIRE COST members to cover the cost of hotel accommodation for 3 nights at a flat rate of €120 plus travel of up to €160. All participants are requested to contribute a fee of €100. This fee covers coffee, tea and lunch during the breaks as well as the Conference dinner, 6th October 2016. Instructions for paying the fee will be provided on the registration form.

Please register your interest in attending by email before 23rd June 2016 to:-
Prof Dr Onno Meijer, e-mail: and cc to

View the Programme here

ADMIRE MASTERCLASS Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Friday 7th October 2016

Masterclass for Early Career Investigators in the ADMIRE COST network.

ADMIRE COST and The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences will host a masterclass on Co-morbidity of Affective, Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease: a crucial role of the Mineralcorticoid Receptor.

Organising Committee: Onno Meijer, Marian Joëls, Ron de Kloet amd Fréderic Jaisser.           Venue:  Trippenhuis, Kloveniersgracht, Amsterdam.

Participation in the masterclass is open for excellent young Postdocs , ECIs and PhD students in the late phase of their research, working on the mineralocorticoid receptor.

Six senior scientists from the ADMIRE consortium will give feedback on work and presentations.  ADMIRE and the Academy will offer bursaries to ten Early Career Investigators to cover travel expenses and two nights accommodation in Amsterdam.

Registration fee is waived. Coffee, tea and a lunch will be provided.

We invite Early Career Investigators in the ADMIRE COST network to  apply for bursaries to the Organising Committee which will select the participants, noting that only ONE student from their respective laboratory is eligible to attend.

The deadline for applications for bursaries is Wednesday 23rd  June 2016.

Applications by email to include; Letter of motivation on how the Masterclass will benefit your research and your CV (1 page).

E-mail: Prof Dr Onno C. Meijer ( and copy to

Subject: KNAW Masterclass

The 2015 ADMIRE EnaC meeting


Village of Zermatt

The 2015 ADMIRE EnaC meeting will take place in Zermatt, Switzerland,  October 7th-11th 2015.


Registration will open soon-see you there!

Find out more about Zermatt 2015 meeting

1st ADMIRE Meeting

Thank you to everyone who made the 1st ADMIRE Meeting such a success. We had over 100 delegates in attendance who networked and shared their research into aldosterone and mineralocorticoid receptor over 2 days in the beautiful town of Padua. We look forward to seeing you in Zermatt, Switzerland, October 7th-11 2015!

 Click here to view the ADMIRE Abstract book and Programme 

More Info

Meeting Venue

The meeting venue is the historic University of Padova, established in 1222. The meeting will take place is the University of Padua Aula Archivio Antico Palazzo del Bò. You can view more about the university here.

About Padua

Click here to find out more about the city of Padua and its surroundings. The website has useful information also.


A number of nearby hotels have agreed a discount rate. We advise early booking as a limited number of rooms have been reserved at a limited price. Please mention ‘ADMIRE COST Annual Meeting-Padua  SABI WORK’  in order to get the discounted rate.

Hotel Giotto ***  pl. Pontecorvo, 33, 35121 Padova,

Tel (+39) 049 8761845

Hotel Igea *** Via Ospedale 87 Padova, 35121

Tel (+ 39) 049 8750577

Casa Del Pellegrino ***  Via Melchiorre Cesarotti, 21, 35123 Padova

Tel (+39)049 823 9711

Hotel Donatello ****Via del Santo, 104, 35123 Padova

Tel (+39) 049 875 0634

Getting To Padua

From Venice Marco Polo Airport (50 km from Padova)

By Bus

You can reach Padua city centre by FSBusitalia bus. The timetable can be found at the below link. (Download the timetable Collegamento con l’aeroporto Marco Polo

Buses leave from outside the airport every hour and the journey takes approximately 1 hour and 20 min, depending on traffic.

By Train

Take the Flybus shuttle from Marco Polo to Venezia Mestre. The timetable is here Shuttle-Marco Polo-Venice Mestre.

Take the train from Mestre to Padova. Trains leave for Padova approximately every 20-30 minutes at a cost of approximately €15-20 return. Journey time is between 20 and 40 minutes, depending on the type of train (express or not). Check the web site for exact schedule and costs.

From Treviso Airport (60 km from Padova)

The easiest way is to take the SITA-BusItalia shuttle bus (Timetable Treviso-Padua) which will take approximately 1h 10m. These depart every hour until 20:30.

Alternatively, you can take the ATVO bus from Treviso Airport into Venice Mestre (40 mins journey) and take a train from there.

From Verona Airport (80km from Padova)

Take the shuttle bus to Verona railway station (they leave every 20 mins, details are here and then take a train to Padua. For timetables please see the website.

Reimbursement Details

The ADMIRE COST network will be covering the costs for researchers to attend the annual meeting in Padua as below.

Principal Investigators

1 night accomodation based on receipts up to a maximum of €120/night

Dinner on Thursday night to be reimbursed at €20 flat rate

PhD students and Postdoctoral Researchers (within 8 years post PhD)

2 nights accomodation based on receipts up to a maximum of €120/night

Dinner on Thursday night to be reimbursed at €20 flat rate

Travel costs-up to a maximum of €300

Queries and Contact

For any questions, please contact the ADMIRE Programmes manager Sheeona Gorman at or phone +353 (0) 1 4028651