Friday, October 4, 2013

Heritage Hall, Hetzel Union Building

Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA

Please join us:

This is the third Pennsylvania Regional Biophysical Society Networking Meeting. The purpose of this networking event is to promote interactions between researchers working in biophysics, biochemistry, bioengineering, cell and molecular biology, and related areas in Pennsylvania and nearby states. The meeting will include talks, poster presentations, vendor tables, and time for informal networking.
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This meeting is a great opportunity to establish new contacts and let others know about your work. It is also a great opportunity for undergraduate, graduate students and postdocs to practice their poster presentation skills and compete for a chance to give a talk at the local meeting. Three speakers will be selected from submitted abstracts.

Penn State University is located in beautiful Happy Valley, a few hours drive from a number of metropolitan areas, making it possible to do the meeting in one day. More detail are on the Directions page.

Local accommodations are available at a reasonable price in nearby hotels for those who plan to stay overnight. Additional details are one the Directions page.

SPEAKERS AND SCHEDULE: For a list of speakers and meeting schedule please see the Schedule.

COST: There is no cost for this symposium. However, registration is required.

DEADLINES:  Registration is now closed.

POSTERS: Anyone who completes the registration (now clsoed) can present a poster. Please limit abstracts to 200 words. Students are particularly encouraged to present -- this is a great chance for you to discuss your research with faculty and other experienced researchers. Every attempt will be made to accomodate all poster submissions; however, due to space limitations early submissions will have first priority.

MEALS: Light breakfast and coffee will be provided during the first poster session. Lunch will be provided during the second poster session.